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From the Ice by NakadaiShimada From the Ice by NakadaiShimada
OK, so this is another landscape concept experiment (actually the first one I started of the last 2 I've uploaded.) I painted alongside watching a Feng Zhu tutorial video (This one [link] ) Yes it shares similar shape/structure, but the refining of it was done off my own back... I think it'll be a while yet till I'm close to Feng's magnificent quality, but practice certainly does improve one's quality! :D
I really enjoyed painting this out roughly, and then noodling in to it. I learnt a lot painting this too, and indeed watching through Feng's tuts. (A definite must to check out for all digital artists!)

Thanks for checking it out guys
Let me know what you think!

Ed :D
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Guderna Featured By Owner Aug 7, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
Nice :) I try too drawing with FZD School :)
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NumberSevenArt Featured By Owner Jun 7, 2013  Student General Artist
can you send me a note describing how you did this? id really appreciate it
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NakadaiShimada Featured By Owner Jun 8, 2013
I've said how I did it in the description... I can't really say any more than that. I painted alongside the tutorial (linked in the description) and painted in a similar way, building up shapes and tones then refining them back, tweaking colour balance/perspective with new layers...
Can't really give you any more than that... Not sure what you want? O.o
Try watching the tutorial. I linked it for a reason.
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Matsuemon Featured By Owner Feb 20, 2013
VERY nice work!! すごい!! ( think you're Japanese, right?) =) I hope my landscapes turn out this well.
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NakadaiShimada Featured By Owner Feb 20, 2013
Thank you very much.. I'm not Japanese, no, English through and through, just a huge respect for the culture :)
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Matsuemon Featured By Owner Feb 21, 2013
haha oops sorry. My Japanese comment just meant "great!" =)
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NakadaiShimada Featured By Owner Feb 22, 2013
Haha, no worries, JUST about read it, lol
Thanks again! :)
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GlitchAnims Featured By Owner Jan 31, 2013
I chuckled at "I'm close to Feng's magnificent quality."
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NakadaiShimada Featured By Owner Jan 31, 2013
I think you'll find I said ''I think it'll be a while yet till I'm close to Feng's magnificent quality''
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GlitchAnims Featured By Owner Jan 31, 2013
Yeahyeahyeahyeah. It was the framing that I was laughing at.
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