Paint Rage! Aaaaaaaaagh!


This is something that really gets on my tits. A named colour in two paint ranges by the same manufacturer with entirely different hues.

I'd like to think that I could spray a model in VMA Middlestone, and then if need be, touch it up with VMC Middlestone, and I don't think that's too high a bar to set. This is just shoddy laziness.

4 comments:

  1. It might be due to how the pigments are laid. Light will refract at different angles when hitting pigments that have been sprayed on versus brushed on.

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  2. well that is annoying!

    On the plus side, maybe you could use the brush on as a first highlight for the sprayed color?

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  3. It gives the lie to the whole "authentic colours" thing doesn't it?

    Regards, Chris.

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