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criscoon
09-06-2003, 07:07 AM
Legolas Pic (http://www.vfs.com/~christ/images/leg.jpg) A photoshop job my first try at a real painting in that application. Woot

http://www.vfs.com/~christ/images/leg.jpg

Johnny_Cannuck
09-06-2003, 07:18 AM
Hmmm... are you just painting over a photo?

criscoon
09-06-2003, 07:20 AM
no

Johnny_Cannuck
09-06-2003, 07:32 AM
Really... just as reference then eh?

criscoon
09-06-2003, 09:03 AM
yep just a reference pic

davids
09-06-2003, 09:47 AM
looks amazing! i like how you expanded your painting as compared to the reference to add better composition and added the horse to make it more interesting. great work :thumbsup:

lildragon
09-06-2003, 01:10 PM
Johnny that wasn't cool to call him out like that man, if you took the time to see the major differences from his work to the real photo you would hold your tongue on your assumptions

- the distance from the buckle by the shoulder armor is further away in his painting and a bit bigger
- the lips in his painting are different, the bottom lip is a lil longer than the photo
- the elven broach on his is smaller
- then entire face of his painting is a bit longer than the photo
- his ear is on a different angle

so stop your witch hunt, I'm really starting to get annoyed by these types of things on the board.

criscoon great work, you have nothing to be ashamed of, artist are taught to mimick life from what they see, nude painting anyone?

-lild

DigitalDemigod
09-06-2003, 03:16 PM
Great work! :D I love the way you've captured his facial features, he looks more annoyed than that attachment :)

criscoon
09-06-2003, 09:51 PM
Thanks lildragon very much appreciated

Quikp51
09-06-2003, 09:52 PM
Good work though to me he looks more like Bruce Campbell from the Evil Dead series.

criscoon
09-07-2003, 12:04 AM
lol yeah he dose!

otacon
09-07-2003, 01:13 AM
Looks great, but Orlando Bloom plays Legolas, not Christian Bale. That's who it looks like.;)

BiTMAP
09-07-2003, 03:08 AM
I love that it doesn't look overly like orlando bloom!

ElKrullo
09-07-2003, 04:28 AM
Great painting! I just think it could have a little more contrast to it.
Cheers!

gmoran
09-07-2003, 07:01 AM
I think it looks awsome!

Unlike others who seem to take this website as a bashing board, I would personally like to say to you criscoon, you rock!

I would kill to be able to paint like you......as a matter of fact, c'mere fer a second.......:twisted:





P.S. Man there are a lot of Victoria people on this board?!?
(must be something in our water......:beer: )

criscoon
09-07-2003, 08:37 AM
thx that nice of you to say.....but alittle bashing won' keep me from posting, lol i might cry though, lol

jerbille
09-08-2003, 02:33 AM
DAMN DUDE SO PHOTOREALISTIC !!!

AWSOME WORK !!!!

Rubberduckie
09-08-2003, 02:55 AM
Fantastic Work! :thumbsup: Nice! And this is a genuine piece...thats for sure...:scream:

KnightVFX
09-08-2003, 08:39 AM
That is absolutely beautiful work man! Really nice style you got going on there. Definitely inspiring stuff!

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