View Full Version : Some shots of my almost finished Air Holland repaint
03-23-2003, 06:09 AM
Yesterday I started my repaint of the FFX 737-200
And he is almost finished...the engines and the tail can be better!
Here are some shots...and Comments are welcome...don't be hard in your comments..it is my first repaint :-jumpy
http://www.flightsim.com/dcforum/User_files/3e7d956d6a6fa7b9.jpg http://www.flightsim.com/dcforum/User_files/3e7d95816a84ccac.jpg http://www.flightsim.com/dcforum/User_files/3e7d958f6a91787f.jpg
03-23-2003, 06:12 AM
[center] Excellent Work Pascal
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03-23-2003, 06:12 AM
:-eek :-eek :-eek :-eek :-eek :-eek VERRY VERRY NICE REPAINT
I like airholland !!!!!
03-23-2003, 08:50 AM
[center] Thanks a lot guys
I appriciate it
03-23-2003, 09:06 AM
nice repaint! I will surely download it...
03-23-2003, 09:40 AM
[font color="red" size="2" face="comic sans MS"]Pascal, That is lookin very good indeed :)[/font color="red" size="2" face="comic sans MS"][font color="green"]
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03-23-2003, 10:03 AM
Very nice indeed but some corrections would be more perfect!
As you said already the Tail could be better! Well a lot better if you ask me but that isnt a big problem to Fix!
The rest seems to be fine if it is the old 727 livery btw :D
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03-23-2003, 10:09 AM
Great plane Pascal!
If you are using Paint Shop Pro to paint, I can give you one tip that will make the fuse appear to be a more natural white (darker) than the blank white that comes in the paintkit.
What you have to do is create a layer that is a gradient that ranges from darker at the bottom to lighter as it goes up.
Look at the difference between these 2 pics:
This is my Navy C9 master with the shading layer turned off.
Here is the shading layer turned on. It makes the fuse have that cylindricial look that makes a 2d image seem 3d.
Then of course you just add another layer and slap on the dirt! :)
I'm working on a tutorial that will help painters just starting out (like I was a month ago...but with some PSP skills already).
Please do a search in the internet for Paint Shop Pro Layers, Gradient fills, and see if you can find tips that others have already posted. I would love to answer every question about painting that comes up here, but we all know that it would be impossible...but I'll help out when I can.
Download my repaints at:
03-23-2003, 10:42 AM
Thanks a lot all :D
And a thanks to Steve..thanks for the tip ;-)
Stefan...It was my plan to make a very old paint scheme for this plane
I'm working on the tail now
03-23-2003, 11:41 AM
That Repaint looks awesome m8! See you online.
Proud to be a Canadian (eh?)
03-23-2003, 04:05 PM
And steve I will be first in line for that tutorial:)
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