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XQB
01-10-2015, 06:05 AM
The most iconic (and the rarest) of the OHV Harleys, the Knucklehead (so nicknamed for the appearance of its rocker covers: they resemble a portion of a closed fist) was produced from 1936 thru 1947, and was also the most difficult for me to find to photograph, and when I did so at Mid-Ohio Motorsports Park in 2013, I took over 30 shots of it. Now, the time has come to finally attempt to do it justice. Big Time. As in 33X24" Big Time. Life-size, for all intents and purposes...
http://www.wetcanvas.com/Community/images/10-Jan-2015/99275-DSCF3016b.JPG
Being so large, WIP scans are problematic, but I'll shoot it on the easel daily for updates, probably starting Sunday. I just this morning finished transferring the image to the board, and will start diggin' at it in the a.m.
I'm aiming for a 3-week timetable. Wish me luck, eh?

SandeVBL
01-10-2015, 07:46 AM
Life size and LOTS of little details. This will definitely keep you busy for a while!!
I like the angle you chose for this.

Snow Dance
01-10-2015, 10:27 AM
Oh my, this is going to be awesome!

Becky

ggart4u
01-10-2015, 10:31 AM
LUCK... you won't need it. I can't wait to see what you'll do with it!

shodansword
01-10-2015, 12:58 PM
Going to be superb!!! :thumbsup: :clap:

Can't wait to see the WIP postings too!! :D :D

Harry Seymour
01-11-2015, 07:59 AM
Now that is a challenge which you clearly thrive on. Looking forward to seeing it progress.