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Postby Formendacil » Wed May 18, 2005 3:13 am

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Well all, Henry has now spent over twenty-four hours in Olds. He has not had a perfectly pleasant day, but so far it's been manageable:

http://www.brickshelf.com/gallery/Forme ... ry0101.jpg
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http://www.brickshelf.com/gallery/Forme ... ry0103.jpg
http://www.brickshelf.com/gallery/Forme ... ry0104.jpg

My apologies for the pixellated look of the pictures. I have to save the pictures about three times, and I haven't figured out how to save as a .jpg without losing quality...

Also, my apologies if they seem a little slow to load. Either brickshelf is slow right now, or my pics have more bytes than I thought, or else my computer is slow.

Assuming that all goes well (for me, if not Henry), I'll try and do a bunch more on Thursday, hopefully in greater quantities.

Enjoy!
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Postby LEGOFREAK » Thu May 19, 2005 6:59 am

man I can't believe how much of henry's journeys I have missed. Sorry dudes. been a lot going on.
as this project grows and grows its just awesome for me.
You have all done a fantastic job. :D
keep up the fun/great work. :wink:
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Postby Jojo » Thu May 19, 2005 1:01 pm

Hello!


Formendacil wrote:My apologies for the pixellated look of the pictures. I have to save the pictures about three times, and I haven't figured out how to save as a .jpg without losing quality...

Also, my apologies if they seem a little slow to load. Either brickshelf is slow right now, or my pics have more bytes than I thought, or else my computer is slow.

Your pics are actually Bitmaps rather then Jpegs. Did you simply delete the extension .bmp and replace it with .jpg? That's definitely not the way to save image files as a different filetype.
You should open the file (as P5110119.BMP), play a little with the brightness and the dimensions (1280×1024 pixel are way too large, better make them 800×600), then chose in "File" -> "Save as..." and save the pic as Jpeg. While doing this you get an extra menu where you can set the compression rate to 80%. That's still good enough a quality for pics in the internet and at the same time makes the files reasonably small in terms of megabytes.


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A sunny island called Singapore

Postby LEGO_KNIGHT » Fri May 20, 2005 1:14 am

Next stop, South-East Asia. :D
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Postby Formendacil » Fri May 20, 2005 10:43 pm

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Postby Formendacil » Fri May 27, 2005 4:18 am

Here I go again... One more day of this (hopefully tomorrow) and I should be done with Henry. Look out LEGO_KNIGHT, he'll eat you out of house and home!

http://www.brickshelf.com/gallery/Forme ... ry0301.jpg
http://www.brickshelf.com/gallery/Forme ... ry0302.jpg
http://www.brickshelf.com/gallery/Forme ... ry0303.jpg
http://www.brickshelf.com/gallery/Forme ... ry0304.jpg
http://www.brickshelf.com/gallery/Forme ... ry0305.jpg
http://www.brickshelf.com/gallery/Forme ... ry0306.jpg
http://www.brickshelf.com/gallery/Forme ... ry0307.jpg

Beyond this, the you can either wait for the moderated gallery: here. Or you can use the above deeplinks and change the numbers from 0308 on consecutively up to 0324.

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Postby JoshWedin » Fri May 27, 2005 4:25 am

Very cool! Looks like Henry is having fun. He sure is getting his armor rubbed off though. It is getting hard to see it.

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Postby ottoatm » Fri May 27, 2005 10:13 am

Henry is having some great lil adventures! Sweet castle too - good to see him taking it all in with the same old smile on his face. :)
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Postby Formendacil » Sun Jun 05, 2005 9:23 pm

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Postby ottoatm » Mon Jun 06, 2005 7:18 am

That organ is sweet! Good to see his travels continue!
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Postby LEGO_KNIGHT » Thu Jun 16, 2005 2:44 pm

Just a note. Henry has safely arrive in the sunny island of Singapore. He's looking cheerful but is feeling the heat due to the tropical weather. Might need to change him to some comfortable clothing before he melts in that armour.:lol:

Wiil be posting pics within the next few days.
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Postby Formendacil » Thu Jun 16, 2005 3:41 pm

LEGO_KNIGHT wrote:Just a note. Henry has safely arrive in the sunny island of Singapore. He's looking cheerful but is feeling the heat due to the tropical weather. Might need to change him to some comfortable clothing before he melts in that armour.:lol:

Wiil be posting pics within the next few days.


Whew!!! He made it...

Now the onus is off me... and onto you!- to keep him safe and well-fed.

Can't wait to see his Singaporean adventures!
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Postby LEGOFREAK » Thu Jun 16, 2005 5:33 pm

Formendacil wrote:
Can't wait to see his Singaporean adventures!


ditto! :D

what is that six - seven countries now?
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Postby LEGO_KNIGHT » Fri Jun 24, 2005 2:11 am

Hi

Duchessa has not reply after a week. Alan F. (Jakob the blacksmith), pls PM me. Thanks!
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Postby medib » Sun Jun 26, 2005 1:39 am

Oh no... not another bottleneck.

Lego_knight, do you have some killer pics of Henry in the far-east?

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