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created on 17 Sep 12

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1. bluemoon wrote:
 superb
2. clorophilla wrote:
 super super super :-) so few traits and so effective portrait! love the electric field on his hand too!
3. AFSOUTH wrote:
 Exemplary and definitely brilliant!
4. mdawrcn wrote:
 Excellent!
5. pinkie wrote:
 Amazing!
6. KJLavigne wrote:
 Great figure.
7. Hobbes wrote:
 Stunning!
8. erif wrote:
 awsome
9. Login wrote:
 Excellent ... love the use of negative space.
10. priya41 wrote:
 BRILLIANT!!! SUPERB!ditto clorophilla, and so neat and effective with the right pieces in the right place
11. Angela wrote:
 Perfectly recognizable - Wonderful!
12. sandm wrote:
 wirklich super gemacht, hab ihn gleich erkannt, schon gestern
13. mekeys wrote:
 Stunning..
14. Normal wrote:
 Clever and delightful!
15. brigsis wrote:
 Excellent!
16. njbusen wrote:
 your amazing
17. Qsilv wrote:
 Fascinating character study --I like what you've caught
18. golehto wrote:
 excellent ..:)
19. lily77 wrote:
 great!!!
20. bubun wrote:
 <3
21. Burgandy wrote:
 A nice blast from the past!
22. chelydra wrote:
 That's him all right. IFor about ten years I lived around the corner from Wardenclyff, his mysterious laboratory (and the prototype for the lab in the Bride of Frankenstein). By then it was becoming a toxic waste site, after decades making special militar
23. chelydra wrote:
 ...y films (for U2 reconnaissance etc). I got to see the beautiful old brick facade with a row of huge arched windows designed by Stanford White, behind vast old trees, just before the film company utterly trashed the place.
24. chelydra wrote:
 ...with barbed wire, pavement, and corrugated sheet metal sheathing the building. Almost no one knew about Tesla at the time (mid-1970s); one neighbor had caught the bug and travelled the world trying to track down his ideas (some taken behind the iron c
25. chelydra wrote:
 ...curtain and allegedly used in the weird rays beams into the US embassy in Moscow to make its inhabitants headachy and queasy).
26. hjjr wrote:
 thanks for providing all the info... as fascinating and exciting as he was
27. chelydra wrote:
 Another neighbor and old friend from those years, Jane Alcorn, is heading up a project to restore the old lab as a proper museum — long overdue. Someone talked the head of Tesla Motors into donating a millions smackeroos, which helped a bit.
28. chelydra wrote:
 This is about as good a portrait as anyone has ever managed of Tesla... definitely better than one I worked on for weeks. (I did an ok one later, of Tesla aged 83.)



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