Progress on the EIGHT 52 inch Battlestar’s continues with Robert LePine! Just look at all the masterful cuts and shaping he is doing! Some of you lucky people out there will even be able to see one of these in person (Collector Richard Sung’s Galactica) at this years Galacticon 3 in Texas! Robert, and the [...]
We have BATTLESTAR SHAPES!! Robert LePine has been working like a mad man to prepare these builds for their 8 lucky recipients! Plus…. he is bringing one of them to GALACTICON 3 for everyone to view! Just check out the size from the Moebius Galactica sitting on the back of one of the builds! Then [...]
Robert LePine continues his excellent artistry in creating the complicated shape of the BSG52!
WE HAVE BATTLESTAR SHAPES!!! WOO HOO!! Go Robert!!!
What can I say to THIS?!! Expect…. DUUUUUDE! Now in his new shop area… artist Robert LePine just took this project to the next level! Now that the major shapes have been formed, Robert took the parts to a Plastics company and the made the Vaccu-formed pieces required to build these eighth behemoths! Made with [...]
As work on the eight Ron Moore Battlestar’s continue, artist Robert LePine is finding the this model has ton of greeble parts just as the original series Battlestar. For scale, Robert placed the exact part from the Moebius kit onto the actual scaled drawings for thes 52 inch marvels!
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The site that many have been waiting for…. http://www.13th-tribe.net has finally announced it is officially online. This site deals with the story of the 13th tribe that left the colonies, as well as the formation of the early colonies! This potential web series also explains in better detail why the Cylons hate humanity…elaborating on, but [...]
World Trade & Convention Centre (WTCC)
Halifax, Nova Scotia
November 12-13, 2011
9:00am Saturday to 9:30pm Sunday
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Artists Robert LePine and E. James Small contacted me a few days ago with news of what the artists are planning for this years HAL-CON! A Charity Auction. Below are both [...]
I simply had to show that life happens outside of this art form realm….. and yet… does it? This is fantastic! Famed artist Robert LePine sent me these fantastic action photos of he and his son in a light saber duel at night! I LOVE THIS! Not only is Robert a world class artist, [...]
Working diligently on shaping this complicated piece, artist Robert LePine continues to impress all involved with this project. I am looking forward to getting this piece in front of the Blue Screen for photos! Enjoy the update photos below…
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The hand crafting continues on these five New Series Battlestars by famed artist Robert LePine. After getting some of the electronic packages in from his custom order, these beasts are now getting their spinal columns as the remaining shapes are still being sculpted. Tedious, yet beautiful work.
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It has been only a few weeks now that the tribe had left the warring Colonies. In deep space this felt like an eternity to the crew of the first Battlestar ever to exist. In the vast black beauty of space they spot a burning ember and proceed to the area. There was a [...]
Last winter began a journey to something new.. in a very old way. Originally planned to be presented to the Producers for a Continuation Battlestar, this creation began deviating (in all is aggressive beauty) to become what we may now present to the Producers as the very first Battelstar…. the Battlestar of the [...]
Nearly a year ago now artist James Small sent me photos of this gigantic masterpiece with it’s artist standing next to it….. Mr. Robert LePine! My jaw had dropped back then looking at this amazing build and I am honored yet again to show even better photos of it today that were sent to me [...]
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HUGE at 1:12 Scale!!
This post apocalyptic looking beast cheers with the insanity of films like The Road Warrior… and even the Stephen King story… Christine, albeit this is much more capable of doing carnage than Christine would ever have been! Not only has this won awards for it’s design and [...]
After getting the plans made to scale for these builds, artist Robert LePine is painstakingly cutting each “Rib” section by hand, and using a very strong type of Styrofoam to carve the actual shape from. When I state ’strong’… I mean this stuff can be hit with a baseball bat and survive without a scratch…. [...]
Now that this master of museum quality miniatures has finished the Concept Battlestar Emmerich for Modeler Magic, and before he begins yet another HUGE Titanic build for another Museum, artist Robert LePine is again impressing Sci Fi Fans and Collectors alike with building FIVE 52 inch Battlestar Galactica’s from the 2003 Battlestar Galactica Series! Utilizing [...]
Looks like our Concept Ancient Battlestar Design was a hit right out of the gate! The piece took “First In Show” and First in it’s class at the Shearwater Aviation Museum’s 2011 Spring Holiday Show and model competition in Shearwater, Nova Scotia yesterday (Saturday, April 2,2011)! I am very proud of Robert for doing such [...]
Aside from the Name Plating, this conceptual study model is now completed and ready to be show in a competition later today. As the owner of this piece, I am extremely pleased with how it turned out. Artist Robert LePine completely surpassed every expectation of our original planned design, taking it to new heights, and [...]
Years ago, famed artist Robert LePine was hired to build a Millennium Falcon for a display at a store. Using available photos, he did a magnificent job. This piece was displayed on a wall.. like as if on the rear of the Star Destroyer Avenger tower in Star Wars – ESB. If you look close… [...]
OH… MY!!! I could not have asked for a better build than Robert is doing for me now with this conceptual Battlestar (currently known as the EMMERICH)! At 40.5 inches in length, this will certainly turn heads of the right people for our purpose with it…. and an entire new prequel storyline called “13″! I [...]
We have all admired this artists skills at museum pieces, like the TITANIC Wreck that is actually displayed in the actual TITANIC Museum Presentation, and of course that of the newly designed ANCIENT Battlestar EMMERICH that may be utilized for a possible new storyline. Now we get to experience yet another aspect of this fantastic [...]
The original updated posting was getting so long with photos that I thought I would start a new UPDATE for today being that this update is VERY significant.
Just look at this grin on Robert’s face! I think he knows he has hit this one out of the park!
Now for today’s update…
Robert has begun adding the [...]
March 6, 2011
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March 3, 2011
As this piece begins is decent into completion… and readied for paint, after the last update I have decided that rather this being a ‘Continuation’ Battlestar as we had originally set out to do, I am now going to present this as the Ancient Battlestar of [...]
On display at the TITANIC EXHIBIT, and built for the Johnson GEO Center back in 1999, this massive and detailed piece is over 6 feet long and took 6 months to build! Master Model Maker Robert LePine again shows us his skills with this amazing museum piece recalling history! The wreckage is so realistic, as [...]
Here again is this amazing artist of HUGE miniatures that truly could be filmed today! Master Model Maker Robert S. LePine is again impressing me with several scratch build-ups of the Nostromo… the doomed ship from 1979’s blockbuster hit movie ALIEN. Seen here first are photos of a 4 foot scratch build that is most [...]
I have the great honor of introducing yet another great talent to the Modelers, Miniatures & Magic Gallery site… Master Modeler Robert LePine! Introduced to me by another great artist, E. James Small, Robert’s work is absolutely stunning in it’s massive detail! The fantastic vessel from 2010 – The Year We Make Contact…. the Alexi [...]