Still Just Fruit

Still Just Fruit

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Still Just Fruit



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Title: Still Just Fruit
Pixel Artist: Blackbeltdude  (Level 7 Ichikyu :: 7347 points)
Posted: 11/5/2008 12:55
Statistics:  17 comments    13 faves    0 avatars

My third weekly challenge!

I had fun doing this one... The pure white shade is the transparent color (though, it's possible I could have made better use of that). The pattern on the placemat-like-thing is really there just to keep it from looking too boring.

C+C?

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schrumpfkopf (Level 4 Team Leader) @ 11/12/2008 05:37
good stuff - bottle appears to be drawn over the picture somehow.

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Larwick (Level 8 Regional Boss) @ 11/10/2008 10:16
Yes it's a worthwhile addition, i especially like the peppers.

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Blackbeltdude (Level 7 Ichikyu) @ 11/10/2008 07:00
Aw ,rats! I didn't check out PJ until this morning, so I didn't know I had to remove the white... Oh well. I thought I read on the forums that the only loophole we had was the transparent color, so I used the white. Doesn't matter now anyhow. :P

Kind of a bummer I guess, but it's not like I wasted time working on this. I still consider it a nice addition to my gallery. :)

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jalonso (Level 11 Godfather) @ 11/9/2008 21:41
White is not allowed in this challenge.
This must be changed before midnight or it can't be in the challenge.
sorry man, them are da rulz.

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Blackbeltdude (Level 7 Ichikyu) @ 11/7/2008 11:36
Darn you Seven! Yeah, you're pretty much right about the perspective (I actually modified the bottle a bit before I submitted it to the gallery, but I overlooked the glass). I'll see if I have time to touch it up.

Dra_Chan: Thanks, you've jinxed me now. :P As for the transparent color... the transparency is just what would be around the sprite so you can see the other layers or background (usually clear/nothing/transparent in games) but since this isn't going to be moving or anything I can make that transparent color anything. I picked the white just so you could see the glass better against the background.

Everyone: Thanks for all the kind comments! :)

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Dra_chan (Level 8 Shodan) @ 11/7/2008 10:18
This piece is awesome, it will probably win, but I don't think you can use pure white, it's not the same as transparent color, not being able to use white is part of the challenge I think, or it would be in the palette,

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Deltakatachre (Level 1 Depressed) @ 11/7/2008 07:21
Really like that.

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dro man jerr (Level 2 Flatfoot) @ 11/7/2008 06:04
amazing. simply amazing. love the apples and wine bottle. i aspire for backgrounds like yours.

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Hapiel (Level 11 Bonsai) @ 11/6/2008 11:08
I realized that later too... Silly me.. ;)
Still you made nice use of them!

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DUN?KY (Level 1 Thug) @ 11/6/2008 10:45
Just .... Ouuuuaaaah   , crazy work

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Darth Mandarb (Level 10 Operative) @ 11/6/2008 07:16
This is rather nice!!  I like the blending on the background and the use of the colors for shading (as was already said!)

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7even (Level 9 T-rex) @ 11/6/2008 06:50
Awesome shading and use of colors, BUT... Aren't the perspectives from the bottle and glass wrong? According to what I see on the table - and the table itself - I should be seeing the "top" of them.

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l3m0n5 (Level 4 Deputy) @ 11/5/2008 20:40
this is just ridiculous. I love the style, everything just looks so smooth. And i really like the interesting take on shading the bottle and glass light reflection.

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Stickman (Level 7 Sheriff) @ 11/5/2008 15:52
Beautiful!

Not much else to say:)

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FishBoy (Level 1 Private) @ 11/5/2008 14:35
I like it.  *filler* *filler*

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Blackbeltdude (Level 7 Ichikyu) @ 11/5/2008 14:03
Thanks! But in all fairness, I didn't choose the colors since they're mandated for the challenge, heh.

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Hapiel (Level 11 Bonsai) @ 11/5/2008 13:37
You have chosen some really awesome colors for this!
Fav!

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