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#1 Offline Crunchyn

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Posted Apr 02 2013 - 11:11 AM

This was a request I did for someone outside of BZP who wanted me to

draw one of his MOC's, which I chose Furnace. It was challenging for me

especially because now I'm breaking out of the standard

Bionicle Toa/Matoran/etc. torso designs and trying to figure out to connect the limbs and such (I can

see so many mistakes in the perspective...) On the plus side, this time, I tried out using Photoshop's Color

Balance adjustment to color the black and white drawing. I think I did alright there :)

 

Original MOC by 3rdeye88

 

Furnace

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Medium: Copic Markers, White Gel Pen/Pencil, Photoshop

 


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"I could have been a Protector but then I took a stud to the knee." -Villager


#2 Offline Dragon.star

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Posted Apr 02 2013 - 02:00 PM

That looks really nice. It looks more "realistic" than the actual MOC. I like the details put into it. 


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#3 Offline Taka Nuvia

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Posted Apr 03 2013 - 02:22 AM

Your artwork is always so amazing :3

 

What I find very interesting is that you used grey paper in combination with copic markers*. I never thought of that before, but the effect it creates is fantastic; quite plastic and 3D-looking. And of course, the highlights are all well-placed. On one of the tubes they're a bit very scribbly, but that's just a small thing ^^

 

'nother thing is the left (seen as right) foot; there's something slightly off about it but I can't say what exactly it is.

 

Overall, the mechanical look is cool. ^^ It even looks very much like the MoC while staying true to your style.

 

Have I already mentioned it's awesome? No? Well now I have. :3

 

*I think it's the usage of markers that's new to me. ^^'


Edited by Taka Nuvia, Apr 03 2013 - 02:23 AM.

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New art topic: Portrait of a Protector

 

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I had no idea what I was talking about when I drew this back in 2012. No. Idea.


#4 Offline Indigogeek

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Posted Apr 06 2013 - 02:34 PM

The coloring looks really nice, and the colors fit together


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#5 Offline Katuko

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Posted Apr 28 2013 - 04:14 PM

This here is quality, mate. Good work. I've always had a thing for striking red coloring on robots, and I love how vivid this one looks. You really caught that metal shine. :)
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#6 Offline Biff

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Posted May 23 2013 - 08:56 PM

Dude, that's intense.  Reminds me of Iron Man and War Machine.


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#7 Offline Kadra

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Posted Jun 22 2013 - 07:15 AM

Amazing work, the likeness is unarguable. Also, as Taka said, very nice idea with gray paper and copic markers. Might try that out some time...


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