MSX Self-Portrait

MSX Self-Portrait

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MSX Self-Portrait



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Title: MSX Self-Portrait
Pixel Artist: verionj  (Level 2 Corporal :: 387 points)
Posted: 6/5/2021 10:21
Palette: 15 colors
Statistics:  12 comments    4 faves    0 avatars

Me or as close as I could to depict myself. I used almost all the colors on the MSX palette that I managed to.


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verionj (Level 2 Corporal) @ 6/6/2021 04:14

Thank you very much! Was really a happy accident with  the colors. I focussed on the depiction and the colors fell in place as I went along. Yeah I guess the nose and mouth are above the rest in detail. Maybe I go back someday give it another pass. =)


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verionj (Level 2 Corporal) @ 6/6/2021 04:09

Glad you liked it! Thanks. I like dither a lot, although I usually don't use more than the checkers pattern. Since the palette was limited, I was forced to make the most of it. =)


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Christoballs (Level 6 Saber-toothed Tiger) @ 6/6/2021 01:55

Good piece! I like how you alternate between line and dither patterns, works effectively


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railslave (Level 2 Tulip) @ 6/6/2021 01:36

Smooth, I love the luminousity, bounced lighting and that creative dither aplication as well

Nose render goals


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verionj (Level 2 Corporal) @ 6/5/2021 17:32

Thanks! I was tempted to use grey for that, but end using the light yellow. Working with this limited choices is really challenging. =)


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BigPotato (Level 4 MSX) @ 6/5/2021 16:52

I like it all, but I really like how you've usedd the lightest yellow.


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verionj (Level 2 Corporal) @ 6/5/2021 14:51

Thanks! Glad that people seems to like how the colors meshed together. To be honest was unsure on how would end like. I see some areas that can be improved, but will let it be for now=)


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sjd_sjd_ (Level 7 Neanderthal) @ 6/5/2021 14:06

Awesome work! Love the perspective and use of colours to give it a real 3D feel.


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verionj (Level 2 Corporal) @ 6/5/2021 11:22

Thanks, that is great praise! I am not used to deal with such limited and different colors, so I was just trying my best to depict myself and the colors ended sorting themselves out as I went. =)


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verionj (Level 2 Corporal) @ 6/5/2021 11:19

Thanks Sarah! really glad you liked it! =D Though, I had no idea what I was doing, was just hoping for the best. XD


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Sarahboev (Level 7 Teleporter) @ 6/5/2021 11:00

This looks great Verionj! Love how you handled the undercut/fade! :0


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zombieMode (Level 6 Garbage) @ 6/5/2021 10:36

Great use of the palette!  It's impressive how you manage to mix such extremely saturated warm and cool colors. I love the dithering going on too. The mouth, nose, and chin in particular feel very three-dimensional.


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