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Velociraptors

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by Doug_G, Mar 9, 2012.

  1. Doug_G

    Doug_G Lead Moderator

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    Now that he has his Model S reservation, it's time to find out why ElSupreme is afraid of Velociraptors...

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    Maybe he's related to Randall Munroe...

    xkcd: Velociraptors

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    xkcd: goto

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  2. ElSupreme

    ElSupreme Model S 03182

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    Why wouldn't you be afaraid of velociraptors? :scared:

    I do have these savage dogs to protect me. And I guess attic access right outside my bedroom to evade them.

    But the only real reason I have the XKCD icon, is my Rat from "Pearls Before Swine" wasn't 80x80 px. I thought about changing it but decided not to.
     
  3. woof

    woof Model S #P683 Blue 85 kWh

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    You missed my favorite:

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  4. vfx

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    I've shot a lot of dinosaurs. And raptors are freaky scary to be sure. But T Rex is just so BIG.

    Blue  Roadster2.jpg Raptor sml.jpg bronto tesla 2.jpg
    Brontos are just pre-gaseous...​
     
  5. Doug_G

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    You gotta put that Brontosaurus picture in the "what makes my Roadster look small" thread.
     
  6. dsm363

    dsm363 Roadster + Sig Model S

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    Is that HDR T-Rex picture yours? Nice work.
     
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    Yes they all are. Thanks Dave.


    I'm still in my "gimmicky" phase of HDRI but it's fun.
     
  8. dsm363

    dsm363 Roadster + Sig Model S

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    This is probably a different thread but are you using HDR Efex Pro? That might help keep the blue that crept into the T-Rex out. Like how you turned your car blueish too. Looks surreal.
     
  9. vfx

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    #9 vfx, Mar 11, 2012
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    Cool, though my car is the one under the HDR Bronto. PhotomatixPro3 I liked the striping in the dull cement TRex and encouraged it. The Velociraptors are not HDR and were long before Tesla.
     
  10. ggr

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  11. ElSupreme

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    Maybe I was sub-consciencely thinking of these EVs ...

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    They had no problems with velociraptors as I remember it. T-Rex on the other hand ...

    Pano roof!
     
  12. vfx

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    I always thought the idea of kids fighting off the TRex with their feet was ludicrous.
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  13. dsm363

    dsm363 Roadster + Sig Model S

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    I would love to see Jurassic Park redone in a more gritty and 'realistic' style like Batman Begins. Also, following the plot of the book which was excellent would be great.
     
  14. bonnie

    bonnie Oil is for sissies.

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    ElSupreme ... do you know anything about this?

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  15. ElSupreme

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    Uh I am going to Lowes now to get bars for my windows!! :scared:
     
  16. bonnie

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    Awwww ...

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  17. bonnie

    bonnie Oil is for sissies.

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    ElSupreme, does this look familiar?

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  18. ElSupreme

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    Hmmmm. I do believe I had a shirt like that as a child. And I was fond of running at a very young age.
     
  19. dsm363

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    How about this one?
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