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07 July 2006, 03:45 AM
"New York, New York!"

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07 July 2006, 05:49 AM
-slightly over the limit in Photoshop Elements:

07 July 2006, 05:49 AM
I finally bought a new tablet and I did a mouse-only sketch for some reason.

Probably took me 25 minutes; added the street lights (yeah, those are street lights!) as an afterthought. :)

07 July 2006, 01:12 PM
My go, 36 minutes, Photoshop+tablet, and I inspired myself from a picture for the statue.

07 July 2006, 02:15 PM

:( the colour contrast turned out rubbish lol
samst0r :D

07 July 2006, 02:52 PM
38-ish minutes, maybe?
Done using my Wacom Tablet and Bauhaus Mirage.

I love the coloring on yours, artifex.


Mats Gustafsson
07 July 2006, 07:23 PM
40 minutes in Photoshop

07 July 2006, 08:50 PM
ha ha now this is my kind of thread.
(Spot Reserved)
Were talkin about my hometown boys.

07 July 2006, 10:11 PM
i wanted to test the ink brush 20 min (

07 July 2006, 10:49 AM
About 43min with some layer tweaks and sharpening some parts.
I used a photograph for this one as a reference, which I found some years ago in a newspaper. I liked to photograph so much, that I had to pull it out of the newspaper an
keep it.

07 July 2006, 08:39 PM
Painter + Tablet

07 July 2006, 02:09 PM
wow Giordano :eek:
thats just cool

nice entry everyone

07 July 2006, 07:39 PM
jordygraph: Looks very nice! Also in only 35min ! I like it a lot.
Vyse-soa: Nice. I think we had some same thoughts ;) Very cool feeling !
Tema: Looks good! I think you should have tried some more grey tones.
Mats Gustafsson: Great idea, great sketch.
ReBootedOne: Haha this is funny. Yeah I was never in New York I hope it is not like your image shows :)
Samst0r: Good job! I know I have seen this statue somewhere but I don't get where it was ... ;)
May-lea: Looks good :) No idea if this is the actual sky line or something of your head ;) But I know the statue :D
FiYoG: Good work. Mouse only? Haha seems like you have to much time in your life ;)
artifex(): New York night life? Nice idea! I would have used some more colors and more advert's in the street!

Well I am not happy with my one ... and I ran out of time :( So I stopped this... also the background did not want to work ...
Photoshop, tablet, 55min

07 July 2006, 08:04 PM
May-lea: Looks good :) No idea if this is the actual sky line or something of your head ;) But I know the statue :D

It's totally made up :) I did try to stick something roughly looking like the empire state building but I have to admit I don't know if you can see it from that point of view in real life. Oh well. Fortunately the eye of the viewer first focus on the statue in the foreground :)

I like the fact that you thought about adding pollution on your sketch, I bet it's a big problem in such a big city :)

07 July 2006, 08:56 AM
Hehe, thx Trunks, I'm pretty happy with the result.

07 July 2006, 12:07 PM
Thx Trunks and HellBoy for compliments!!!

07 July 2006, 03:00 PM
Hee hee. I didn't inspire this thread either...unless Roberto is in contact with the "Precogs" suggesting that maybe I did.:curious:

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