Dominggas

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Title: Dominggas
Pixel Artist: Christoballs  (Level 6 Saber-toothed Tiger :: 13193 points)
Posted: 10/14/2010 07:13
Statistics:  14 comments    10 faves    0 avatars

Reading a magazine, I saw some photos by Jan Banning of "jugun ianfu". Terrible stuff. I decided to practice colour and lighting by trying to copy Dominggas's portrait.
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jok (Level 11 Master Assassin) @ 6/9/2014 12:33

very good


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Mathias (Level 6 Yonkyu) @ 1/14/2011 19:44

Absolutely.

You can see what you can do with this, or maybe start something new instead. I like to recommend people start something new rather than mess with old work.


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Christoballs (Level 6 Saber-toothed Tiger) @ 1/14/2011 17:29

I really appreciate your comment, Mathias! I wasn't expecting a little surge of interest in my gallery, since I haven't had that much time to pixel or post anything here.

I'm not happy with the pixel clusters anymore though, so I might revise this!


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Mathias (Level 6 Yonkyu) @ 1/9/2011 14:41

This is great! Colors and everything. The pixel tech is interesting to look at. No shading in the hair and no shoulders (like an old school bust statue) give this more of a stylized appeal than imply an attempt at strict realism. Good choices you made doing this.


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Biggs (Level 3 Private Eye) @ 11/24/2010 12:13

For some reason when I look at this, I see an old Christopher Walken.


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Delicious (Level 9 Boss) @ 10/14/2010 18:14

Definitely your best work. It's quite realistic and the colors are fantasticly used.


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Oreo0000 (Level 2 Flatfoot) @ 10/14/2010 16:51

 One of the most realistic portraits I've seen on PJ. Kudos


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Stickman (Level 7 Sheriff) @ 10/14/2010 14:55

Fantastic portrait. Wonderful detail.


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Foxtrot Wolfwhistle (Level 1 Depressed) @ 10/14/2010 12:58

 I am in love with your use of colour. Those highlights are absolutely delightful, they really set the mood. This could be a painting and it would still be beautiful. 5/5!


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Christoballs (Level 6 Saber-toothed Tiger) @ 10/14/2010 12:18

Thanks guys! The reason why I didn't add a shade to the hair was because what I was focussing on was the face; if I were to have done a "full" portrait, the hair would have had some white and grey highlights and the woman would have shoulders and a shirt. I appreciate the feedback! :)


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DawnBringer (Level 10 Maniac) @ 10/14/2010 10:25

Great use of colors, but personally I'd like to see one more darker color in the hair.


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Kiwi (Level 4 Shichikyu) @ 10/14/2010 10:11

 this is really awesome, love it.


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Hrunting (Level 2 Flatfoot) @ 10/14/2010 09:33

Excellent.  Man, I gotta get into the habit of doing this kind of stuff. 

That blue background helps this piece out.  Some have problems with plain-looking things, but it contrasts with the subject really well.


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cure (Level 11 Bonsai) @ 10/14/2010 09:06

best work in your gallery by far (imo)

great colors, great detail


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