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No need to pile on, kiddies.
Are you planning on including people in your digital paintings?
Canons of proportions are based on averages and/or ideals. It's not at all surprising that an individual won't conform to them exactly. One purpose of having those proportions in your head is that it...
I first started teaching about five years out of school. I used to always wear a suit to class, as a subliminal symbol of authority, since I was barely older than some of my students. I was fortunate...
She's just getting flatter and flatter. You need some proper ref.
It's definitely an issue. My wife and I homeschooled our daughter until eighth grade, but that was only possible because we both freelanced, and even then we sacrificed a lot in terms of the amount...
Drein: Searches, both on line and my files, for eagles/hawks/owls, lions/tigers/mountain lions (leaping/running), crows/ravens, plus pictures of griffins/gryphons (both spellings). I also shot quick...
I can't complain, since I used to be one of them.
If we're looking up at her, that's going to work against the concept of her being very short, since the viewer is then by implication shorter than her.
Go back to your thumbnail, it's great, and the more you work the further from it you get.
Cropping of the hand/placement of the little guy are still super awkward, and now you've got this huge,...
It looks much better, but then again, after three years I should hope so!
You may find it easier and more productive to start over completely, as you have with the face, than to be bound by what's...
I wouldn't say it's standard, most ADs don't care how the work is actually done as long as it looks good, although there are advantages from their end to digital work (speed, ease of revision, etc)....
Whew. That makes a lot more sense.
Hi Line, sorry to be so long in responding.
Colors can change from sketch to final because, well, things change, especially when you're changing mediums. Some people liking sketches better than...
Note #s 6 and 7:
(PSSSST. Hey everybody, better not tell DreamArt about this.)
Calibrate your monitor and learn about color management/profiles. If you're printing on an ink jet printer, working in/converting your file to CMYK is unnecessary, they're made to deal with RGB files...
So you haven't done any drawing from life?
Draw from life.
For those unfamiliar with the background, io9 has a roundup article: http://io9.com/5987131/why-the-visual-effects-industry-protested-the-oscars-and-how-the-academy-insulted-them-in-return
Nice job missing the point.
No. And that's not gothic architecture.
Actually, I think I'll leave it open so that people can comment on what a baby you're being.