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    Post some images that inspire you.

    I thought I'd do this thread since I dont see one around - but post some images, painting, whatever that inspire you:

    The Gulf Stream by Winslow Homer - I dont know what it is about it, but this painting has always scared the shit outta me. I know its got to do with the sharks, I'm pretrified of the sea, but its one of those rare paintings that actually makes me fee dread.

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    Winslow Homer is the coolest!! love it (can't think of any particular images at the moment, sorry)
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    Uhhh damn you set the benchmark kinda high there Magic, I was just going to post some 80's cartoon images.....
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    Quote Originally Posted by Ssenkrah Semaj
    Uhhh damn you set the benchmark kinda high there Magic, I was just going to post some 80's cartoon images.....
    Jeez, alright, fine...here is one of my first inspirations:

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    he really catches the feel when you are out on the sea. The kinda bright sky but also dull and grey. It´s hard to explain.


    edit: no I didn´t post a winslow homer because magic did it, I just really like this because I´ve spent quite some time at the sea and such.
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    he really catches the feel when you are out on the sea. The kinda bright sky but also dull and grey. It´s hard to explain.


    edit: no I didn´t post a winslow homer because magic did it, I just really like this because I´ve spent quite some time at the sea and such.
    Homer's ability to take watercolors to an ethereal level is amazing, he camputers the luminosity of water so amazingly well.
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    Being a Da Vinci grabass, I'll post this - easily one of the most recognizeable human form studies in the history of mankind. The Vitruvian Man:

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    Lady Agnew of Lochnaw by John Singer Sargent.

    This painting is in the National Gallery of Scotland, in Edinburgh. I've been there a few times, every single time, this is the painting that most stands out. I can sit in front of it for ages and just look... and look... so good.
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    whenever i look at this guys paintings...it's a hell yea moment

    Think his name is Hollis Dunlap

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    "i want to work with colors like he does!"
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    Have liked this ever since I was a kid...

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    "I don't know half of you half as well as I should like; and I like less than half of you half as well as you deserve."
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