Thread: Nice video of an N-scale layout
November 16th, 2011, 12:48 PM #1
Nice video of an N-scale layout
I stumbled upon this while clicking my way through train videos this morining:
November 16th, 2011, 07:19 PM #2
Very nice camera work. I particularly like the tracking shots. Great editing and sound effects. Nice layout too.
My only nitpicks are that it could use some music and it's a bit too long.
November 16th, 2011, 07:57 PM #3
That's Jean-Louis Simonet's "real" layout: the main website is here.
He's also the genius behind the 2'x4' Possum Valley layout, an amazing piece of work that's been quite an inspiration to many of us modeling in small spaces.
Ditto on the groovy camera work / tracking shots / POV.
Thanks for finding & sharing!
November 17th, 2011, 01:22 PM #4Confirmed TrainBoard Member
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I don't know what is more impressive, the video, especially the synced audio soundtracks or the layout?
Manhole covers in the streets & operating doors on the roundhouse. Sheesh.
November 17th, 2011, 01:31 PM #5
Excellent vid, but if I was to "nitpick" it would be : a lack of weathering, trains,buildings all seem to clean. My daughter told me off about my own photos & vids and she was right. A program of dirtying EVERYTHING has been instigated and I am pleased with the results so far.See my videos on you-tube at: http://www.youtube.com/profile?user=bobtheteddybear#g/u
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November 17th, 2011, 01:37 PM #6
Yeah, lots of neat details all around. I'm on the fence about the music though. While the right music could make that much better, the wrong music could really mess it up.
November 17th, 2011, 01:40 PM #7
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For the sake of my ego; I’m attributing it all to CGI.
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