rotj armor green??

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    rotj armor green??

    as im in australia i cant use paint color names from america as reference.painted my armor but to me looks way too dark.does anyone have a real good image of their armor front on ? just trying to work out how dark to go as movie shots seem lighter green.doin my head in lol.

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    Re: rotj armor green??

    If you go to the 'Gallery' in TDH's main tabs and look under the exhibit photos for Boba Fett, you'll get some of the best reference you can hope to find! Hope this helps...

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    Re: rotj armor green??

    Here is your image compared to the ROTJ Hero left chest plate:

    rotj-hero-left-chest-plate-jpg

    The original armor is more like a dark green (not green/blue like yours) and heavily weathered with misted black in some areas.

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    Re: rotj armor green??

    RAF, cheers mate :-) even the pic of the original looks slightly blue green when light hits it such as top left corner.mine is quite dark green as u can see in the bit the suns hitting. Guess its a case of trial n error, I Misted it with black it prob just doesn't show up too well. I know it needs weathering as well but gotta get the green close first,been Misting various mid/ dark greens and black.
    Cheers f f

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    Re: rotj armor green??

    Yeah, might be the lighting! Maybe you post some hi-res images with and without natural light.

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