Back from GD FR. My general impression was that although there were some pretty excellent entries (maybe better than last year), the number of participants was a lot lower. Squads and LotR were almost deserted. Recession, procastination, less interest in miniatures ... ? Time will only tell.
I need to do some touch up work on my entry before showing pics of it.
But in the mean time, here's my first miniature oriented article :
Things to have in mind for miniature contests