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Old 02-11-2005, 02:43 AM   #1
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Hi everyone, just looking for crits and comments...

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Old 02-11-2005, 02:50 AM   #2
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I like the color theme, but the girl's pose looks like she's... well... posing with the gun. Like a booth babe at a gun show or something. Try some more dynamic poses for future sketches.
Old 02-11-2005, 02:52 AM   #3
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Good point

Got any suggestions for where I can look to get ideas for better poses? I always have trouble with that part....

Maybe I should just start digging through my old comic books

Appreciate your reply
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Old 02-11-2005, 06:54 PM   #4
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Well, the best way to get accurate poses is to use a digital camera and shoot the pose you need. It is unlikely that you will manage to find the exact pose you need on the internet. From what I understand people usually look to xxx sites for ref. material. Work and pleasure... As for the comic book thing, I don't recomend it. Artist's usually manipulate the proportions of the human body when it comes to comics.
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Old 02-12-2005, 01:52 AM   #5
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XXX sites you say?

Good idea, though maybe I should keep that 'reference' a secret from my girlfriend, might be awkward to explain..

"No seriously sweety, it's for my artwork!"

Thanks for your reply man Much appreciated
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Old 02-12-2005, 02:08 AM   #6
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I had a teacher that use to go to strip clubs to draw, he says its nice cause u havta draw fast and you get the positioning of the stick character really fast and u can just take it home and finish it up.

Old 02-13-2005, 04:48 AM   #7
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looks like you guys are making some excuses to have a little easy pleasure ;D
not that i care or mind
Old 02-13-2005, 05:42 AM   #8
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Good start. I think the pose is fine. I like the blank stare on her eyes and the way she holds her right arm to her face. I just can't see why she would be holding a gun! Maybe a different facial expression? Another thing, Her left upper arm area seems a bit flabby. Doesn't quite fit with her abs. Keep at it!
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Old 02-13-2005, 08:36 AM   #9
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I think Sci-Fi Girls with Guns has to be the most overplayed cliche in concept design since...well...ever.
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Old 02-13-2005, 09:47 AM   #10
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Yeah but hot girls with guns is always a good idea...
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