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The Steam Gallery Volume 1
« on: February 26, 2007, 03:38:17 am »
At some point or another - i will make the assumption that we have all attired ourselves in steampunk or period clothing.
If anyone wishes to do so - let this be the thread to post imagery of yourselves - thus to give an idea of styles for the new and forthcoming

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Re: The Steam Gallery Volume 1
« Reply #1 on: February 26, 2007, 04:12:08 am »
Well- start it as I mean to go on - I know some of these certainly aren't steampunk - but i enjoy making photos "old" stylee.



(Pith Helmet, Suede Jacket, Silk Scarf, Leather Gloves, Luger P-08 Pistol)



(Volkswagen Beetle, about 7 years ago, and from left to right: Me, Me, Me and Me)



Myself, as snapped by sally, one random evening after a few beers, attempting to get my banjo in tune.


And before anyone else points it out - yes there is hideous innacuracies here. The turn of the century style of the photo with the WW2 poster in the background, the retro team photo using a 1974 Beetle, and so on. But feel free to post your own images please. Make it a group thing!

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Re: The Steam Gallery Volume 1
« Reply #2 on: February 26, 2007, 03:35:06 pm »

Halloween '06


He a machine man from the 19th century...
She a cyborg woman from the 21st...
Can robot love survive two centuries?

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Re: The Steam Gallery Volume 1
« Reply #3 on: February 27, 2007, 12:12:48 am »
Done a bit of Live Roleplay, but nothing Steampunk yet! But it does mean I have a lot of costume laying around: here's a big version of my avatar:



Top hat, Gothic coat, goggles, wing collar shirt, black velvet waistcoat and cravat, all within easy reach!

Oh, and a skull.

Got plenty of period clobber, tailcoats, stripy trousers, lots of black velvet: my favorite has to be the pinstripe black velvet suit with the long high button jacket- I'll have to pop it on and post a picture, it's luverly!

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Re: The Steam Gallery Volume 1
« Reply #4 on: February 27, 2007, 07:14:09 pm »


2 years ago, inside a wind tunnel...
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Re: The Steam Gallery Volume 1
« Reply #5 on: February 28, 2007, 09:53:48 am »
Last Summer Onboard the Sky Hook.


A couple years ago in a photo-booth w/ beard .

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Re: The Steam Gallery Volume 1
« Reply #6 on: February 28, 2007, 12:05:49 pm »
I really only have one period pic, but I'm really digging on my new Prince Philip hat, so I'm sure there will be more soon.

<img src="http://www.datamancer.net/pics/steampunk_pic2_sm.jpg">

oh and this one, doing my best somber portrait-sitting expression

<img src="http://www.datamancer.net/pics/rather.jpg">

Then there's this one I guess. Not really period because im wearing jeans, a wallet chain and a hoody, but there's a bunch of neat wood and brass stuff around.

<img src="http://www.datamancer.net/pics/tinkerin2.jpg">

That's pretty much my everyday outfit.
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Re: The Steam Gallery Volume 1
« Reply #7 on: February 28, 2007, 05:18:13 pm »
The shirt is not so vintage looking, but...
And of course, my lady companion is quite modern in her clothing tastes... All that skin... :o ;)
This was my girlfriend's b-day dinner at Teatro Zinzanni in Seattle. Not quite a steampunk establishment, though I still recommend it, more a modern take on burlesque/Vaudeville. Worth checking out, and if you went in full steampunk regalia, you wouldn't look out of place.

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Re: The Steam Gallery Volume 1
« Reply #8 on: February 28, 2007, 11:38:20 pm »
Wow so many hansom gentlemen
this is the only pic I could scrape up for now

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Re: The Steam Gallery Volume 1
« Reply #9 on: March 02, 2007, 08:32:51 am »
"circus" fashion shoot:



daily getup:  Belgian wool police officer's uniform (a suit you can do heavy labor in), european rail conductor's hat, goggles for riding in the rain and grinding



Fancy occasions:  Top hat from Camden lock market (so hard to find an extra-large in the states), used bobby's cloak (it's full of patches, really got years of use, it's wonderful), magic feather.



Jaunts on the Pennyfakething:  Velocipedal gayness



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Re: The Steam Gallery Volume 1
« Reply #10 on: March 04, 2007, 06:57:10 am »
This is my day to day wear. Not precisely Victorian, but once I get some goggles it'll be moreso.
It's a very nice white dress shirt, found at Frenchy's (used clothing store), an Old Navy jacket and a hat I found at Mark's Work Wearhouse. The gloves I picked up at my great-uncle's house.


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Re: The Steam Gallery Volume 1
« Reply #11 on: March 06, 2007, 01:29:33 pm »
Ah, everyone looks bloody fabulous! Very inspiring!

An older one of me, from April of 2005:



And a recent one, from two weeks ago:



Corset busks are good places for hiding pocketwatches.

Keep the images comin', ladies and gents!

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Re: The Steam Gallery Volume 1
« Reply #12 on: March 06, 2007, 08:09:47 pm »
So Libby tells me that people are showing off their kit. Sounds like an open invitation to me!

Here's a pic taken by my dear old Ma at our last show with a judicious bit of editing by "Brass Panties" Bulloff:

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Re: The Steam Gallery Volume 1
« Reply #13 on: March 10, 2007, 08:35:37 pm »
k, never thought i would post anything like this, but I really liked the hotel room I am in in London, I like the Sherlock Holmes collection I just picked up in the background of this picture (Annotated 3 volume set, 80 quid), and decided to sepia it just for the "mood".

I present to you...


me.

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Re: The Steam Gallery Volume 1
« Reply #14 on: March 11, 2007, 11:04:10 am »
I've finally got some photos of myself so I thought I'd post one on here. 

I'm not super-hard-core steampunk in everyday life because I tend more towards the Japanese kodona/dandy style, but it's fairly similar.

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Re: The Steam Gallery Volume 1
« Reply #15 on: March 13, 2007, 10:35:09 am »
I just posted this else where but I'll add it here as well


a similar shot of me in my DANGER VEST patent pending


One of my convention outfits (sort of steampunk)


as a bit of foreshadowing -- Me as "the Doctor" and my lovely Miss Eli as "The Bride"


and then, from our actual wedding

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Re: The Steam Gallery Volume 1
« Reply #16 on: March 13, 2007, 08:10:36 pm »
Well to follow the trend, I took some pictures of myself....So, here they are!









Feel free to comment on the pictures I have posted...I wouldn't mind knowing what I should change
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Re: The Steam Gallery Volume 1
« Reply #17 on: March 15, 2007, 10:57:30 am »
my SP-Outfit so far...


i think it sill needs...  some "enhancements"  ;D

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Re: The Steam Gallery Volume 1
« Reply #18 on: March 17, 2007, 02:47:43 am »
Good day my fellow steam-chique connoisseurs,
I submit for your comments my weeks acquisitions, including but not limited to a seriously wicked Bavarian guardsman's hat. I have taken photos for your edification and I invite your comments.

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Re: The Steam Gallery Volume 1
« Reply #19 on: March 18, 2007, 03:04:20 am »
beginnings of a costume im putting together. Think half crazed half machine scientist nazi-ish baron guy with a cool cane... O_o still working it out :p



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Re: The Steam Gallery Volume 1
« Reply #20 on: March 18, 2007, 11:01:01 am »
I went out the other day with my sisters to take a few photos...

Here are the results:

EDIT:
Just realized these pictures are kind of big. Here are the links instead.
 
This and this.

Not much steam, unfortunately, nor an inordinate amount of punk. But I think it works. Especially the cap.  ;)
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Re: The Steam Gallery Volume 1
« Reply #21 on: March 20, 2007, 12:43:02 am »


( Sam Brown strap enhanced to be visible )

Still trying to think of what else would go well, also, sorry for the webcam quality picture.
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Re: The Steam Gallery Volume 1
« Reply #22 on: March 20, 2007, 08:15:49 pm »
Well...since I just purchased some new outer wear, I have taken some photographs. Here:






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Re: The Steam Gallery Volume 1
« Reply #23 on: March 21, 2007, 01:17:47 am »
well, if we are going to post a picture. . .
It's just a waist coat, but I think it's a start. .
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Re: The Steam Gallery Volume 1
« Reply #24 on: March 21, 2007, 01:49:37 am »
I tried to take the shiny-ness out of the shirt, using windows photo-whatnot. . .I don't have any advanced software, so here is the best I could do: