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2017

2017 Gundam Models Complete

2017 Gundam Models Complete

Here are the 3 gundam models I completed in 2017 that I finally got around to photographing. Props to my brother Nicholas Vorster for taking these awesome shots…

dylanvorster 2017-12-29

Algo Rhythm

New track that showcases some of the new things I have learnt in Logic, enjoy 😉

dylanvorster 2017-12-29
STORM React Diagrams 3.2.0

STORM React Diagrams 3.2.0

https://github.com/projectstorm/react-diagrams Introducing version 3.2.0 of storm react diagrams! This is a pretty awesome release because we reached a couple of…

dylanvorster 2017-11-22
Taking shape

Taking shape

This step was all about tiny parts that assemble into the shoulder and head. This was quite a difficult step because everything was so incredibly small. To give…

dylanvorster 2017-10-27
Gundam Astray arm assembly

Gundam Astray arm assembly

Right, now that I have come back from holiday, and picked up fresh supplies, its time to get this show back on the road. A few weeks ago I started work on the upper…

dylanvorster 2017-10-01

STORM React Diagrams 3.1.0

Introducing 3.1.0! STORM react diagrams now zooms the canvas relative to where your mouse location is, and not just from the top left corner. In addition to this…

dylanvorster 2017-09-15

Gundam Astray Leg assembly

In this video I assemble the legs after doing a bit of finer details. I add a bit more colour to the inner thigh frame, highlight some of the small details and add…

dylanvorster 2017-09-14

Storm React Diagrams V3

This post outlines what happened in version 3 of Storm React Diagrams. In a nutshell: Its significantly faster, it removed lagging links, and it prepared…

dylanvorster 2017-09-13
Gundam Astray frame dry brushing (legs)

Gundam Astray frame dry brushing (legs)

As practice for when I build much larger models, Im also painting the inner frame of the RG models even though most of it is not going to be seen. You can see a…

dylanvorster 2017-09-12
A second water trap

A second water trap

So I recently encountered the dreaded problem of condensed water spitting out of my airbrush while trying to carefully cover some parts in a base coat. I discovered…

dylanvorster 2017-09-12
Painting the Gundam Astray legs

Painting the Gundam Astray legs

Base Coats! Now that all the parts are primed, its time to give some of them a coat of Tamiya Gold-Leaf. The next step is to paint the a few of the pieces metallic…

dylanvorster 2017-09-10
Legs WIP

Legs WIP

Sanding and preparing the parts A full leg primed with Tamiya light gray primer Here you will see all the parts drying after they sprayed. I usually leave this to…

dylanvorster 2017-09-10
Started working on Gundam astray gold frame RG

Started working on Gundam astray gold frame RG

Today I started working on my first Real Grade gundam kit. I previously built 4 High Grade kits and figured it was time to step up my game. The only reason I picked…

dylanvorster 2017-09-10
Digital Automata

Digital Automata

Got a new track 😀

dylanvorster 2017-09-10