Henneth Annun (The Forbidden Pool); in Legos!

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Henneth Annun (The Forbidden Pool); in Legos!

Postby The-Tennis-Ball-Kid » Sat Dec 03, 2005 2:21 pm

Linky for pictures.

It is, as you may have guessed :P , made out of Lego bricks. How many bricks? Well, considering that two of these were used for the outer wall alone...I'd say five thousand is a good guess.

I started it back in October, and probably put 45-50 hours of work in on it before all was said and done; a very large chunk of which was over Thanksgiving.

I'm quite happy with the landscaping, but the interior didn't photograph as well as I'd like. (e.g.)

If I actually wanted to depict that scene, I'd go ahead and build a seperate construction, without a roof, so as to get better lighting (and also so I could take pictures from more than one angle).

But my main goal was to build the exterior, the waterfall and surrounding rocks; and then incorparate as much of an interior as space allowed.

For the curious, the entire setup is 20" by 30".


Enjoy! :D


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Postby rowanberry » Sat Dec 03, 2005 2:35 pm

It really is quite a job that you've been doing there! :thumbsup:
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Postby AtinielofGondor » Sat Dec 03, 2005 2:37 pm

Great work! *going speechless* :clap:
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Postby Gilaglar » Mon Dec 12, 2005 11:34 am

Wow. :shock:

That is brilliant. I wouldn't have know where to start doing something like that.

*gives TTBK a big pat on the back*

Very clever indeed. :D
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Postby Starshadow » Wed Dec 14, 2005 12:08 pm

Gilaglar

:rofl: :rofl: :rofl: :rofl: :rofl:

for your signature picture.
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Postby invaderzim » Sat Dec 17, 2005 3:05 pm

i made a set once for a diarama. it was moria. i took a red crayon and smashed the white skeleton minifigs to make the dwarvish corpses. i got a C :cavetroll:
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