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04-21-2004, 12:20 AM
Stephen O' Connor has entered the Machineflesh 2D Challenge.

04-21-2004, 01:35 AM (

Hello there,

Here is my entry for the 2D challenge.
In the far flung future space travel has become a major source of economic support for humans… Most minerals are mined on distant asteroids. Some of the major mining corporations have merged in an effort to create newer technologies. And the “Gidian Astrophysical Explorer” production project is a result of this merger…

The Mark 3.5 is the latest… and great improvement on the Mark 3, which malfunctioned and tragically killed several scientists *just put that in for a bit of humour*. lol

Basically Astrophysical explorers are launched towards their target in deep space… when they land they become active and conduct experiments and relay transmissions back to earth.

Anyway, constructive comments are always welcome!


04-21-2004, 01:50 AM (

WIP coloured pic...


04-21-2004, 09:03 AM
That's a lovely drawing...what are you using for colour?


04-21-2004, 09:07 AM
nice color and drawing !

04-21-2004, 03:10 PM
Awesome Art Ste, I love the style of your stuff it looks Ace! The back story is nice aswell, I'm picturing halfLife scientists! lol

what are your plans for a finished piece of art? I'm imagining you could have alot of fun with this, the colours look cool aswell!

Gidian 3.5 rules!! haha

04-21-2004, 05:50 PM
Class Ste.

Nice to see you have joined this massive and inspiring community!!

Great work! :D
I'd like to see more of these character man, another angle or maybe two of them!?!

feed me!!!


04-21-2004, 06:17 PM
I'm using Painter to draw and colour.

Cheers :D

04-28-2004, 02:17 PM
Nice work Ste, as always you've got some rather wonderful concepts in that tiny head of your.


Ash (Col)

04-30-2004, 03:59 PM
Nice, classic but not cliche, nice style and colour.

05-04-2004, 12:37 AM (

Thanks for all the comments folks!
I'm loving it!

05-05-2004, 09:03 PM (

just some sketches, feel free to comment.


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