View Full Version : FXWars! DAMBUSTERS! : DavidHopkins - Yelena, Freeform Entry

09-25-2010, 04:14 AM
Hey everyone! This is our first time entering a contest on here and we're looking forward to digging in and getting to work on it. We'll keep you updated on the progress as it's coming along.

Excited to bust some dams!

Team Fighting Hell Fish: Yelena K. / David H.

Progress : Started story boards

Began work on Lancaster Bomber :

09-26-2010, 10:48 AM
hey David , great start :applause: but i guess you should have a flag or something on the plane .
i know it is not the main focus of the challenge but i heard smeone say : "if you want to make something , then make it PERFECT ".

have fun buddy ;)

Muhammed :]

09-26-2010, 05:09 PM
Thanks a bunch Muhammed ^_^

I Love old war birds and the Lancaster was pound for pound the best bomber of its day.
Now I just have to make everything else look just as good.

09-27-2010, 02:35 AM
Progress on Lancaster model
I plan on posting all my references for those interested I came across some good ones of the bomb set up and landscape around the Eder Dam.

09-27-2010, 03:36 AM
some reference shots of I said I would post. I found a bunch more, If any one is looking for a specific shot of something I might be able to help you out.

09-27-2010, 10:04 PM
just a quick heads up for ya, the upper turret was removed for the dambusters variant of the lancaster as there wasnt enough room for it and the upkeep bomb ;) great work on the lanc.

best of luck in the challenge :)

09-30-2010, 01:45 AM
thanks tom that was a good catch. I went back to double check my sources and your right, that model did not have a mid gun.

10-20-2010, 08:23 PM
Its good to have time to work on this once more.
I have started on my model of the dame and my team mate Yelena has started working on the water effects. And so far so good ^_^

Eder Dam ( WIP )

10-20-2010, 09:12 PM
This entry looks really sweet so far.
Keep it up!

10-29-2010, 01:58 PM
Ok guys...time to talk... (


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