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PostSubject: Re: CollectA 2012 Photos: Okapi Male and Calf   Thu Nov 17, 2011 6:57 pm

Can we see the calf yet?
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PostSubject: Re: CollectA 2012 Photos: Okapi Male and Calf   Thu Nov 17, 2011 11:40 pm

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the detail in the furr is to much, as the shiny coat of the okapi does look like smooth velvet actually,

why do companies always add so much texture to the surface of animals that have sleek coats? scratch Are they afraid the figure will look too "plastic" without rough "fur"? With modeling as excellent as they have now, no need!

I'm not even tempted to get the Eland unless the final product's coat is significantly smoother than it is shown on the prototype. That texture ruins it for me. Crying or Very sad The sculpting is perfect, it doesn't need "fur"! No

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PostSubject: Re: CollectA 2012 Photos: Okapi Male and Calf   Fri Nov 18, 2011 12:13 am

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the detail in the furr is to much, as the shiny coat of the okapi does look like smooth velvet actually,

why do companies always add so much texture to the surface of animals that have sleek coats? scratch Are they afraid the figure will look too "plastic" without rough "fur"? With modeling as excellent as they have now, no need!

I'm not even tempted to get the Eland unless the final product's coat is significantly smoother than it is shown on the prototype. That texture ruins it for me. Crying or Very sad The sculpting is perfect, it doesn't need "fur"! No

Those are prototypes, Carolynn! :) The final figure loose always texture and that's the reason why brands need to make prototypes with such rich texture. :)
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PostSubject: Re: CollectA 2012 Photos: Okapi Male and Calf   Fri Nov 18, 2011 2:30 am

Besides that Carolynn, in most cases they didn't make the texture where they SHOULD make it actually, haha. geek
But in this case we can't tell yet how the final model will look, because they are prototypes indeed, as Rogerio told you before. Wink

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PostSubject: Re: CollectA 2012 Photos: Okapi Male and Calf   Fri Nov 18, 2011 9:20 am

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I really like the pose, I think the Papo Okapi is ugly - the legs are too chunky and I dont like the body texture. Everyone has their own opinion. Each company has its own limitations on what they can and cant do. I too would prefer the stripe patterning to be a bit more realistic but on a commercial toy it is quite difficult otherwise Schleich would also have done

You are right PAPO okapi have too chunky legs but IMHO SCHLEICH and COLLECTA okapis have too big head. It's bad for COLLECTA because we already saw this company is able to make a giraffe with a normal head, which is really unusual on the toy market. Laughing

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PostSubject: Re: CollectA 2012 Photos: Okapi Male and Calf   Fri Nov 18, 2011 2:48 pm

Can we see the calf now,please??? bounce bounce bounce Very Happy
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PostSubject: Re: CollectA 2012 Photos: Okapi Male and Calf   Sat Nov 19, 2011 1:27 pm

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PostSubject: Re: CollectA 2012 Photos: Okapi Male and Calf   Sat Nov 19, 2011 3:26 pm

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PostSubject: Re: CollectA 2012 Photos: Okapi Male and Calf   Sat Nov 19, 2011 3:32 pm

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PostSubject: Re: CollectA 2012 Photos: Okapi Male and Calf   Sat Nov 19, 2011 3:34 pm

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PostSubject: Re: CollectA 2012 Photos: Okapi Male and Calf   Sat Nov 19, 2011 6:46 pm

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PostSubject: Re: CollectA 2012 Photos: Okapi Male and Calf   Sun Nov 20, 2011 12:08 pm

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PostSubject: Re: CollectA 2012 Photos: Okapi Male and Calf   Sun Nov 20, 2011 4:45 pm

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PostSubject: Re: CollectA 2012 Photos: Okapi Male and Calf   Mon Nov 21, 2011 9:12 pm

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PostSubject: Re: CollectA 2012 Photos: Okapi Male and Calf   Mon Nov 21, 2011 9:24 pm

Stop, stop, stop, - my computer is falling on the floor with all this jumping affraid affraid

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PostSubject: Re: CollectA 2012 Photos: Okapi Male and Calf   Wed Nov 23, 2011 1:39 am

oh! i thought that was an earthquake!
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PostSubject: Re: CollectA 2012 Photos: Okapi Male and Calf   Wed Nov 23, 2011 1:46 am

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PostSubject: Re: CollectA 2012 Photos: Okapi Male and Calf   Wed Nov 23, 2011 1:54 am

Is it a kangaroo???? Suspect Idea bounce bounce bounce
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PostSubject: Re: CollectA 2012 Photos: Okapi Male and Calf   Wed Nov 23, 2011 2:09 am

Yeah, an okapi with side-pockets! Rolling Eyes geek

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PostSubject: Re: CollectA 2012 Photos: Okapi Male and Calf   Wed Nov 23, 2011 5:54 am

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PostSubject: Re: CollectA 2012 Photos: Okapi Male and Calf   Wed Nov 23, 2011 12:11 pm

Chillax everyone! Very Happy I will post a photo as soon as I receive it from CollectA, promise Very Happy
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PostSubject: Re: CollectA 2012 Photos: Okapi Male and Calf   Wed Nov 23, 2011 3:42 pm

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Yeah, an okapi with side-pockets! Rolling Eyes geek

Ahahah! Laughing Maybe a collector with empty pockets! bounce bounce Stop jumping or the coins will jump out from your pockets and then no money to CollectA 2012 figures! Crying or Very sad
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PostSubject: Re: CollectA 2012 Photos: Okapi Male and Calf   Wed Nov 23, 2011 4:51 pm

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Yeah, an okapi with side-pockets! Rolling Eyes geek

Ahahah! Laughing Maybe a collector with empty pockets! bounce bounce Stop jumping or the coins will jump out from your pockets and then no money to Mojo and CollectA 2012 figures! Crying or Very sad
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PostSubject: Re: CollectA 2012 Photos: Okapi Male and Calf   Thu Nov 24, 2011 8:27 pm

I have pockets with zippers on them, no accident can happen there Rogerio, there must be some money left for 2012! cheers

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PostSubject: Re: CollectA 2012 Photos: Okapi Male and Calf   Sat Dec 10, 2011 10:32 am

Beatyful animal again!! cheers

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