The Greatest

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Title: The Greatest
Pixel Artist: r1k  (Level 1 Rookie :: 2762 points)
Posted: 12/15/2012 09:13
Statistics:  11 comments    28 faves    0 avatars

JS Bach pixeled using triangle pixels.  Was first pixeled at 48x48, then blown up to x8, and each 'pixel' was then cut into 4 triangles like an X.  I started it a long time ago but never finished it because it was so annoying to do the hair.  The hair and likeness could be better but I think its still pretty cool.

I started with the dawnbringer palete but added more colors later.

Wip animation:

imageshack.us/a/img849/5825/bachwipanimation.gif

reference:

www.englishwordplay.com/images/bach2.jpg

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Slemsvamp (Level 6 Serial Killer) @ 7/11/2013 12:54

Squinting my eyes out! Too bad the jacket got left out becuse this is great.


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reis (Level 6 Serial Killer) @ 1/7/2013 13:12

really good. I love this 


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Fishsys (Level 1 Rookie) @ 12/20/2012 06:34

 Add some more texture to the clothing - love the triangles


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Overlorded (Level 1 Rookie) @ 12/16/2012 03:27

Awsome! And German. XD Clother, wow, are ver dissapointing trough... And maybe cut the sides a bit?


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Stava (Level 8 Rear Admiral) @ 12/15/2012 14:13

 I'd just cut 20 pixels from each side xD

Clothes are the only bad part, the face and hair are awesome !


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Delicious (Level 9 Boss) @ 12/15/2012 14:12

 Twas' wondering how this was done, thanks for the WIP animation :)


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Mamanga (Level 1 Rookie) @ 12/15/2012 13:49

 Very cool! I agree that the clothes could be more detailed but you did a very good job at it.


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maganegorap (Level 1 Rookie) @ 12/15/2012 13:44

 I found very interesting technique, but the clothes he is wearing is very poorly finished. I loved the palette.I also liked the way you did to get the effect on WIP.


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GTK (Level 5 Killer Klown) @ 12/15/2012 12:05

This technique is great and interesting, and the render too. Thanks for the wip animation !


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Joe/Wrath Designs (Level 7 Sheriff) @ 12/15/2012 09:52

 Nice! I like such geometric play. It's very Yvaral - Vasarely


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beetleking (Level 2 Flatfoot) @ 12/15/2012 09:50

Damn this is beautiful!


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