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post #5881 of 5891 Old 01-14-2015, 01:10 PM
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No I haven't gotten around to it either
I don't think there are any floating around.
Maybe there's one on www.customaniacs.org by now
Oops sorry kishiro, somehow I thought G4DDS was asking me...and I'm still sober!
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A flawed film, but I still love.
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A flawed film, but I still love.
Beautiful and elegant. I recently bought the German Blu, but I really miss the extended version from my old Laserdisc.
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Die Hard Collection custom Blu-ray covers by Nissen

Here is a recently commissioned set of separate Blu-ray covers for the Die Hard collection.

With a set like this the main challenge is to unify the artwork, where two decades separate the style of the theatrical posters. For that reason I went with the colourful international version of Die Hard 1 instead of the monochromatic U.S. poster. At the client's request the title treatments were homogenized to bring the very cohesion he and I were after. Actually, the hardest part of this particular job was finding a favourable critic's quote for the fifth film. In the end I cheated and cut of Richard Roeper in mid-sentence to slant it. I should have been in advertising!!

The client also asked that all specifics regarding extras and specs be omitted to make the covers compatible with all past and future releases.
It becomes a bit sticky with the "unrated" Live Free or Die Hard, as that cover mentions the PG-13 rating specifically. Also, the fifth cover mentions both the theatrical and extended version ratings, but only the theatrical runtime is listed. I'm usually a stickler for these things but I've reached Die Hard Burnout :-)

The client has asked me to share the set with all interested parties, so feel free to PM me for download links.





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A lot of great covers here.

Just recently I dived into the whole alternative / custom cover mode, because some of my blu-ray covers are just too ugly to look at, and now I have a very good printer and photopaper, I want to have some of these.
In my search I came upon the forum here, and saw some of the designs which I think are really great, in the way that it incorporates the original artwork of the movies.

Do you creative artist have a seperate page or site with a list with titles and thumbnails?
How do I get these? Nissen, I like your work a lot! It's just great.
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A lot of great covers here.

Just recently I dived into the whole alternative / custom cover mode, because some of my blu-ray covers are just too ugly to look at, and now I have a very good printer and photopaper, I want to have some of these.
In my search I came upon the forum here, and saw some of the designs which I think are really great, in the way that it incorporates the original artwork of the movies.

Do you creative artist have a seperate page or site with a list with titles and thumbnails?
How do I get these? Nissen, I like your work a lot! It's just great.
Speaking for myself, I have no one place where all my work is gathered. Look through this thread and you'll find most of what I am free to share. If I say to PM me for copies then just drop me a note through the personal message system and I'll get back to you.

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Just now completed the Robocop Trilogy Blu-ray covers inspired by the old Orion Home Video releases.

PM me for copies.



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Hitchcock Blu ray covers

These Hitchcock covers are great! I often find the official covers to be kind of cheesy.
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King Kong

Nissen,

I love the retro King Kong cover.

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Sorry everybody, but I'm new to this. When I obtain the file..do I just throw it own a thumb drive and print it out at Kinkos?

If thats the case, am I able to adjust the size of the image to fit a clear blu-ray Criterion case over the generic blu-ray cases?

These covers are absolutely incredible.
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Predator & Predator 2 custom Blu-ray covers by Nissen

I just finished a custom Blu-ray cover for Predator, and made some modifications to an old Predator 2 cover to match.
The set is available via PM.

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