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Really gorgeous!

 

I might've pushed the shadows on her back a little darker, but then I like my osl very stark.

 

Gawds, but I love the light on that base! It's almost impressionist, and definitely reminiscent of some of my old F&SF Magazine covers.

 

Did she medal?

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7 hours ago, Al Capwn said:

Excellent work! I agree with some other folks - the shadows on the base really are what sells the "setting sun" effect. And yes, it does have that retro sci-fi vibe to it. Congrats on the placement, and well deserved.

Thank you.  I originally made the shadows and lighting quite subtle and was relying on the reflection in her visor to sell the sunset.  After talking to Aaron Lovejoy, Brien Piersol and David Diamonstone and getting their comments on her, I made some changes to the highlights and shadows and it really brought out the feel I was looking for.  I am really glad I talked to all the artists and put their advice into practice.  I learned a ton at Reapercon.

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