As a designer myself, the name James Jean is not new to me. I was amazed the moment I learned that he will be collaborating with Good Smile Company in the form of TMNT characters which is a part of my childhood. It’s still puzzling how a Japanese company specializing in anime figures will collaborate to an artist such as James Jean, an artist with a very unique style and is usually not seen in the anime industry (unless JJ worked on anime themed projects I didn’t know about).
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Late last year, I purchased a new mirrorless camera for my day to day photography in the form of Fujifilm’s X-T10. I purchased it with the 16-50mm F2.5-5.6 kit and I also bought the 27mm F2.8 prime “pancake” lens. I was really impressed with the camera’s performance and this is the first time I was able to test it in figure photography. My first subject behind this new camera was Alphamax’s 1/8 figure rendition of Alisa Ilinichina Amiella. She’s from the RPG game God Eater Burst and was originally released - Read the rest