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Welcome to #figure-photography!

:groups: Welcome to #Figure-Photography!


:damphyr: About us
:bulletwhite: This group focuses mainly on anime/Japanese figures, for example, figma figures, revoltech figures, any PVC scaled figures, etc. Any anime or Japanese figures. There may be a few exceptions, so just ask if you're not sure!

:damphyr: How to join this group
:bulletwhite: Anyone can join. You don't even need to own a figure to be a part of this group.
:bulletwhite: Click the Join our Group button near the top of this page.
:bulletwhite: Membership is automatically approved.


:damphyr: Member Rules
:bulletwhite: No spamming
:bulletwhite: No flaming
:bulletwhite: Be nice when criticizing work.
:bulletwhite: Submit to the right category, please!
:bulletwhite: And NO stealing art!


:damphyr: How to Submit Art
:bulletwhite: You must be a member to submit art, so if you have figures you want to share here, join up!
:bulletwhite: Members of this group can submit up to 10 deviations per week.
:bulletwhite: The artwork you submit must belong to you, and must not be stolen from the internet.
:bulletwhite: It is recommended that you state the name, type, and manufacturer of the figure in the description of your deviation, so that people with little knowledge of the figure can find out.
:bulletwhite: This group doesn't encourage posts of bootleg/fake figures, you may only submit those to the "Bootleg" folder. If misplaced, they will be denied.
:bulletwhite: Try to keep the pictures clear, and high resolution!


:damphyr: Category Explanations
:bulletwhite: Figmas - Figmas are action figures manufactured by Max Factory, and produced by Good Smile Company.
:bulletwhite: Action Figures - Other figures with articulation.
:bulletwhite: Nendoroids - Super deformed 10cm action figures manufactured by Good Smile Company.
:bulletwhite: PVC & Scaled - Painted figures with a fixed pose.
:bulletwhite: Trading & Non-Scaled - Gashapon, capsule, and small size figures.
:bulletwhite: Mecha - Gundam and any other mecha figures.
:bulletwhite: Plush and Dolls - Azone, Dollfies, Megahouse, Plushes, etc.
:bulletwhite: NSFW - Not Safe For Work (18+)
:bulletwhite: Collection - Photos of your collection (Groups of figures).
:bulletwhite: Figure Comics - Comics with figures in them.
:bulletwhite: Miscellaneous/Other - Figure related things and figures that don't fit into other categories. This would include figure memes and unboxings.

:damphyr: If you're still unsure of which category your deviation belongs in, don't hesitate to send a commment or note!

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Looks like we're due for another question! This time the question is based on one suggested by one of our very own member! The question is:

"Is there a figure or toy you can never see yourself parting with? And if so, which one is it?"

Definitely something to ponder since I've grown attached to many of my figures!

Have fun answering, and remember that we're always open to suggestions for future questions~
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:iconautobubbs:
AutoBubbs Featured By Owner Jun 16, 2014
SO.... are Custom figures allowed?

And if so, I assume they go in 'other'?
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:iconzeroconvoy:
zeroconvoy Featured By Owner Jun 16, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
I think they can go in any section that they are based off of, like say a custom gunpla, it will still go into mecha gallery.
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:iconniwadaisukekun:
niwadaisukekun Featured By Owner May 20, 2014  Student General Artist
Thank you for accepting. :)
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:iconrickyscomics:
rickyscomics Featured By Owner May 19, 2014  Professional General Artist
Just a suggestion to admin, you should replace the word 'bootleg' in folders to 'Custom's', they are not bootlegs.:| (Blank Stare) 
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Yami-Usagi Featured By Owner May 19, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
By bootlegs, we are primarily referring to unauthorized productions of figures. Also known are "Chinese versions" or recasts, these figures are made without consent of the original figure's manufacturers and the only ones who profit are the bootleggers themselves rather than the creators and rightful owners of  the sculpts and characters. Bootlegs can also be potentially harmful to one's health since they are often made from lower grade plastics and paints.

But some people do create customs using bootlegs as a base. I am hesitant to accept submissions of bootleg figures in any other folder though, as the club does not support them. However, if there is enough interest in creating a folder for customs, I will consider. =)
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:iconrickyscomics:
rickyscomics Featured By Owner May 19, 2014  Professional General Artist
Ok, I gotcha, makes sense. In the future i'll submit any 'Customs' to the 'Other' folder, and if you did create a folder for 'Customs' id greatly appreciate it! :) (Smile) 
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:iconyami-usagi:
Yami-Usagi Featured By Owner May 19, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
All right! Thanks for understanding =)
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Bellechan Featured By Owner May 19, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Bootleg folder is for bootlegs figures, not custom. ^^
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:iconrickyscomics:
rickyscomics Featured By Owner May 19, 2014  Professional General Artist
Ok, np. I'll submit 'Customs' to 'Other' in the future, thanks! Nod  
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:iconbellechan:
Bellechan Featured By Owner May 19, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
No problem at all!

But the idea of creating a "custom" folder is nice =3
I'll tell that to the admins ^^
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