RE: Kra' Vak & Phalon Color Scheme
From: "Bell, Brian K" <Brian_Bell@d...>
Date: Mon, 26 Jun 2000 10:24:39 -0400
Subject: RE: Kra' Vak & Phalon Color Scheme
For Kra'Vak, I might suggest a somewhat simplified color-replacement
Start with a standard camo design.
Orange Dark Red
Tan Dark Red/Dark Orange
Yellow Dark Orange
Lt Green Bright Yellow
Dark Green Medium Yellow
Dark Blue Dark Green
Bright Blue Dark Blue
Dark Blue Medium Blue
Light Purple Light Blue
Dark Purple Very Light Purple
Light Purple White
White/Grey Stripe White/Black
(Glo paint if available)
Black Random Medim to Dark color
Small bits of contrast color should be added in random very light or
dark color (replacing black spots in Human camo).
For Phalon, I am tempted to suggest various flesh tones, but I will
(or did I?). I think that light green for the "nose" and pearlescent
(Light Blue/PurpleYellow highlights). As beth suggested, think
Alternatly, you could use all browns/tans (think snail).
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Phillip Atcliffe [SMTP:Phillip.Atcliffe@uwe.ac.uk]
> Sent: Monday, June 26, 2000 4:29 AM
> To: gzg-l@CSUA.Berkeley.EDU
> Subject: Re: Kra' Vak & Phalon Color Scheme
> On Sun, 25 Jun 2000 21:16:31 -0400 Laserlight <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> >>> I have painted my Kra' Vak ships in a gloss red with red shading
> and black zebra stripes.
> >>Sounds cool!
> > I have my Renegade Legion... uh, I mean, _Alarishi_ tanks painted
> black, lunar grey and dark red in a tiger strip pattern. Don't know
> how realistic tiger strips would be, but at least the colors should be
> okay for a moon of a brown dwarf orbiting an M star.
> > I was under the impression KV saw in ultraviolet. <
> Oh? Kinda fits neatly in with my KV paint scheme: French blue on top,
> sky blue underneath, engine details picked out in black and gold, tips
> of K-guns in silver, sensor dishes in copper. No pretense at
> camouflage (to a human eye, anyway), but they look good.
> No Phalons, though, I'm afraid, but my Sa'Vasku ships (all three of
> them) are pearlescent pale green with dark green, red, blue and/or
> spots, with yellow and black highlights here and there.
> "Sic Transit Gloria Barramundi"
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