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Nomad (by ElDave)

"Oh, it may be simple, yah, but we dogs like the Nomad. Tough, tenacious, really bears down and tears things up... heh, just like us, eh boys? Why, even the name suits our way of life!"

From Warmachine: Escalation
Before Distruption, alchemical freezing, and technological development became the deciding factor in 'jack warfare - the sword was law. In those days it was not the efficiency of an engine or the composition of the frame; it was how much wreckage a warjack could create before becoming a wreck itself. That was the era of the Nomad, but the old 'jack never did say quit, and it can still be found in service today.

The Nomad is a wargaming miniature produced by Privateer Press.

I'm not 100% happy with this one; the angle is boring and he looks too small. Looks like I'll have to go in for more reshoots.

Oh darn, I have to take more pictures.

Make sure your unit is in EXIF formation:

Camera: Canon EOS Digital Rebel XTi
Exposure: 0.167 sec (1/6)
Aperture: f/8.0
Focal Length: 37 mm
Exposure: 0.00
ISO Speed: 400
Exposure Bias: 0 EV
Flash: Off

File Size: 4.5 MB
File Type: JPEG
MIME Type: image/jpeg
Image Width: 2592
Image Height: 3888
Encoding Process: Progressive DCT, Huffman coding
Bits Per Sample: 8
Color Components: 3
X-Resolution: 240 dpi
Y-Resolution: 240 dpi
Orientation: Horizontal (normal)
Software: Adobe Photoshop CS3 Windows
Date and Time (Modified): 2009:03:06 09:08:49
Exposure Program: Aperture-priority AE
Date and Time (Original): 2009:03:06 09:04:30-06:00
Date and Time (Digitized): 2009:03:06 09:04:30
Max Aperture Value: 4.5
Metering Mode: Multi-segment
Color Space: sRGB
Focal Plane X-Resolution: 4433.29532497149 dpi
Focal Plane Y-Resolution: 4453.60824742268 dpi
Custom Rendered: Normal
Exposure Mode: Auto
White Balance: Manual
Scene Capture Type: Standard
Compression: JPEG (old-style)
Global Angle: 30
Global Altitude: 30
Copyright Flag: False
Photoshop Quality: 12
Photoshop Format: Progressive
Progressive Scans: 3 Scans
XMPToolkit: Adobe XMP Core 4.1-c036 46.276720, Mon Feb 19 2007 22:40:08
Orientation: Horizontal (normal)
Creator Tool: Adobe Photoshop CS3 Windows
Metadata Date: 2009:03:06 09:08:49-06:00
Lens: EF-S18-55mm f/3.5-5.6
Image Number: 96
Flash Compensation: 0
White Balance: Custom
Incremental Temperature: -2
Incremental Tint: +10
Shadows: 20
Brightness: +50
Contrast: +25
Saturation: -12
Sharpness: 15
Luminance Smoothing: 15
Color Noise Reduction: 25
Chromatic Aberration R: 0
Chromatic Aberration B: 0
Vignette Amount: 0
Shadow Tint: 0
Red Hue: +38
Red Saturation: +100
Green Hue: +33
Green Saturation: +100
Blue Hue: -7
Blue Saturation: -100
Fill Light: 42
Vibrance: -29
Highlight Recovery: 74
Clarity: 0
Defringe: 2
Hue Adjustment Red: +19
Hue Adjustment Orange: 0
Hue Adjustment Yellow: 0
Hue Adjustment Green: 0
Hue Adjustment Aqua: +100
Hue Adjustment Blue: 0
Hue Adjustment Purple: 0
Hue Adjustment Magenta: 0
Saturation Adjustment Red: -100
Saturation Adjustment Orange: -29
Saturation Adjustment Yellow: -76
Saturation Adjustment Green: -62
Saturation Adjustment Aqua: -100
Saturation Adjustment Blue: -45
Saturation Adjustment Purple: -100
Saturation Adjustment Magenta: -100
Luminance Adjustment Red: 0
Luminance Adjustment Orange: +17
Luminance Adjustment Yellow: +50
Luminance Adjustment Green: +10
Luminance Adjustment Aqua: +2
Luminance Adjustment Blue: -57
Luminance Adjustment Purple: 0
Luminance Adjustment Magenta: 0
Split Toning Shadow Hue: 0
Split Toning Shadow Saturation: 6
Split Toning Highlight Hue: 58
Split Toning Highlight Saturation: 38
Split Toning Balance: 0
Parametric Shadows: 0
Parametric Darks: 0
Parametric Lights: +39
Parametric Highlights: 0
Parametric Shadow Split: 25
Parametric Midtone Split: 50
Parametric Highlight Split: 75
Sharpen Radius: +1.0
Sharpen Detail: 25
Sharpen Edge Masking: 0
Post Crop Vignette Amount: 0
Convert To Grayscale: False
Tone Curve Name: Medium Contrast
Camera Profile: ACR 3.4
Has Settings: True
Has Crop: False
Already Applied: True
Tone Curve: 0, 0
Format: image/jpeg
Color Mode: 3
ICCProfile Name: sRGB IEC61966-2.1
Viewing Conditions Illuminant Type: D50
Measurement Observer: CIE 1931
Measurement Flare: 0.999%
Measurement Illuminant: D65
Color Transform: YCbCr
Flash Return: No return detection
Flash Mode: Off
Flash Function: False
Flash Red Eye Mode: False

Be good,

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