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« Reply #345 on: 12 June 2018, 07:20:18 PM »

In the video it is very effective. I was hoping that they would show some one in a plain uniform in the similar places to get an idea of how effective the camo was, versus just hiding behind trees.

It was very good when the guy moved, then stopped, he very quickly blended in again.

One of the comments on the video suggests that the large hood really helped, as it breaks up the outline of the person, I guess making them more bush like. I did find it funny that the next linked you tube video was one about how to camouflage your face - for this video, I would be very surprised if what they were doing make much difference over any disruptive pattern over the face, at the likely range you would be seeing (or not seeing) the hiding person. 
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« Reply #346 on: 12 June 2018, 09:07:11 PM »

Have you seen the current Israeli army headgear?

Looks like a floppy bakers/chefs hat.

Looks ridiculous and works brilliantly - completely messes up the shape of the helmet & head into something the human eye just skips past as if it was a natural object!
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« Reply #347 on: 12 June 2018, 09:22:55 PM »


 
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« Reply #348 on: 12 June 2018, 09:29:14 PM »

Oh dear, Matt. Oh dear.
<a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k1_FN5jUNsg" target="_blank">http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k1_FN5jUNsg</a>


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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z25T-s0gu8M
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« Reply #349 on: 12 June 2018, 09:30:14 PM »

Thatís the one, and the gif is about my first reaction to it as well!
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« Reply #350 on: 13 June 2018, 10:42:27 AM »

I'm trying to find a YouTube video of a parade of Russian/Soviet WWII era tanks, some if not all replicas - there's a T-35, some T-34s, etc. - passing through a town. Anyone have the link? I thought it was on this thread but I don't see it...
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« Reply #351 on: 13 June 2018, 10:51:54 AM »

This thread http://www.pendrakenforum.co.uk/index.php/topic,17343.0.html perhaps
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« Reply #352 on: 13 June 2018, 10:53:49 AM »

Ah, facebook, thank you  Thumbs up
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« Reply #353 on: 13 June 2018, 11:59:07 AM »

Footage from the Somme 1916 superimposed over the same spot 2016

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vuz0BA3-_P0
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« Reply #354 on: 13 June 2018, 06:49:56 PM »

A poignant painstaking project
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« Reply #355 on: 14 June 2018, 06:22:22 AM »

Without a doubt !

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