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Voxsartoria's Weekly WAYWRN Subjective and Totally Unfair Digest

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by voxsartoria, Feb 13, 2009.

  1. Connemara

    Connemara [URL='http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6jST2Sv63WQ']

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    This just isn't true.
    Aren't they computer generated faux-pencil drawings now?
     


  2. gnatty8

    gnatty8 Distinguished Member

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    Aren't they computer generated faux-pencil drawings now?

    Yes, they invite the interviewee to Chuck E Cheese, discuss the interview topic over pizza, and then sit them down in the Chuck E Cheese portrait booth to keep things cost effective..
     


  3. embowafa

    embowafa Distinguished Member

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    Yes, they invite the interviewee to Chuck E Cheese, discuss the interview topic over pizza, and then sit them down in the Chuck E Cheese portrait booth to keep things cost effective..

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  4. voxsartoria

    voxsartoria Goon member

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    Their standards have slipped...no arguing that point. Example:

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    Yes, I know that he is instantly recognizable, but still, where's the art of it?


    - B
     


  5. grimslade

    grimslade Stylish Dinosaur

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    Aren't they computer generated faux-pencil drawings now?

    I don't know. I thought they were still doing them by hand, but I could be wrong.

    The old technique, for anyone who's wondered, was to take a photograph and blow it up to 8x10 or so. The artists would then create a stipple drawing of the same size. When it was done, it would be shrunk down to 1" high or so.
     


  6. yfyf

    yfyf Affiliate vendor Affiliate Vendor

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    Sorry it's late...I was being interviewed by the WSJ.
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    Bunch of windbags.

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    Manton is looking nightclubby [​IMG]
     


  7. voxsartoria

    voxsartoria Goon member

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    Manton is looking nightclubby [​IMG]

    Karaoke?


    - B
     


  8. yfyf

    yfyf Affiliate vendor Affiliate Vendor

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    Karaoke?

    - B


    He is the crooner of drape.
     


  9. voxsartoria

    voxsartoria Goon member

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    Voxsartoria's Weekly WAYWRN Subjective and Totally Unfair Digest for the week ending 03/13/09.

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    - B
     


  10. james_timothy

    james_timothy Distinguished Member

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    I'd add the following as they reek of interesting places:

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    This one because it reminds me of the wonderful coffee shop culture of Sydney.

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    This one because of the Canterbury Cathedral- the Man of Kent knows how to use backdrops.

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    This one because xchen knows how to use props to hide what he is wearing.
     


  11. voxsartoria

    voxsartoria Goon member

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    Nice additions.

    I'm saving xchen's "We would all hit it," photograph for the month end summary, but no reason not to post her twice.


    - B
     


  12. ManofKent

    ManofKent Distinguished Member

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    [​IMG] Thanks folks[​IMG]
     


  13. Smahatma

    Smahatma Senior Member

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    Is the 'Cropped to Protect Innocence' segment only monthly?
     


  14. Michael Ay329

    Michael Ay329 Distinguished Member

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    Am happy to see Phat Guido getting yet another honorable mention

    He seems to make it on the list every time
     


  15. james_timothy

    james_timothy Distinguished Member

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    I'm saving xchen's "We would all hit it," photograph

    It is quite remarkable how invisible he is in that photograph.
     


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