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Selected Conceptuals 2015 by Adam Quest

Selected Conceptuals 2015 by Adam Quest

March 30th, 2015

Dose of cool concept illustrations by Adam Quest, an artist from Poznan, Poland. Visit Adam Quest

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Last Trip by Vassilis Tangoulis

Last Trip by Vassilis Tangoulis

March 30th, 2015

Set of black and white landscape photos by Vassilis Tangoulis. Visit Vassilis Tangoulis

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Wake Up And Smile! by Fil Dunsky

Wake Up And Smile! by Fil Dunsky

March 30th, 2015

New set of creative illustrations by Fil Dunsky, an artist based in Saint Petersburg, Russia. Visit Fil Dunsky

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Tutte In Fiore by Sandrine Dulermo Michael Labica

Tutte In Fiore by Sandrine Dulermo Michael Labica

March 30th, 2015

Set of amazing fashion portrait photography by Sandrine Dulermo and Michael Labica. Visit Sandrine Dulermo and Michael Labica

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New Gorgeous Spray-Painted Birds by Brazilian Artist L7m in Paris & Vitry // France

March 30th, 2015

Artist L7m is currently touring through Europe where he just finished working on a series of new artworks on the streets of Paris and Vitry in France. As usual with the prolific Brazilian street artist, he combines geometrical …

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Caricatures by Ed van der Linden

I am a freelance illustrator, graphic designer and photographer in the Netherlands. I mainly work in advertising. I also do event caricatures for weddings, anniversaries, gifts and private commissions . Most of my work is digitally drawn, but if there is time i like to draw traditionally in graphite pencil, pastel and charcoal or paint in oil or watercolor.

For a caricature i try to get my hands on as much pictures of the subject as i can. In the case of a celebrity that isn’t a problem of course, but with private commissions or caricatures of co-workers’ anniversaries it’s often hard to get decent reference. I then study the subject and try to find the features that are most ‘off-standard’ and exaggerate those features. The challenge is to determine what to exaggerate and what feature is to be left alone. You can’t exaggerate every feature because the chance of loosing likeness is very likely. I then set up a few lines as a reference for placement of the eyes, nose, mouth and face shape. I don’t sketch very detailed because i found that i change a lot while ‘painting’, (that is the big advantage of drawing digitally) so a detailed sketch is a waste of time. Then i go on ‘painting’ the entire face until a stage is reached where i think it’s finished. If there is time i let it rest for a while (preferably a couple of days) and check if any improvement can be made.

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Michael Dachstein

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