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Offline Black_Devil

BD's Newb Colors
« on: April 14, 2008, 02:11:01 AM »
Ok guys,  so I got photoshop 2 days ago, and have been messing around with coloring panels from Grappler Baki, seeing as how that has very few colorists and I was interested in doing them. Was pretty much following CnC's tutorials to the letter. As always critiques are welcome, and the more detailed critics the better, so I'll put what I consider the best(relative to other crap I did) of my colors so far.



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Re: BD's Newb Colors
« Reply #1 on: April 14, 2008, 03:01:05 AM »
I really like it.  You did a great job. :serpico:

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Re: BD's Newb Colors
« Reply #2 on: April 14, 2008, 03:32:38 AM »
Thanks a lot man, It's definitely much better than the others I did, these large single char panels are much easier to color for me, hoping to do a fight scene next for you guys, hopefully it'll get some people interested in Baki. :guts:

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Re: BD's Newb Colors
« Reply #3 on: April 14, 2008, 04:36:54 AM »
For someone who just got Photoshop 2 days ago it's very nice.  A couple of things that stand out ot me are everything seems to share a similar level of saturation and intensity, so the look is a bit flat.
Also you need to separate the hair from the color of the background, to make it stand out more.  From there you can start making lighting decisions.
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Re: BD's Newb Colors
« Reply #4 on: April 14, 2008, 06:10:11 AM »
^thanks CnC! will go back in and work on it  tomorrow and repost  :guts:

EDIT: Took me longer than expected to repost. Here's the modified version:




Forgive the cruddy lighting attempt >_<

Here's a quick color I did of Baki's father Yuujirou, displaying his Oni Reflex Muscles:



« Last Edit: April 16, 2008, 04:55:46 AM by Black_Devil »

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Re: BD's Newb Colors
« Reply #5 on: April 19, 2008, 06:47:39 PM »
I still can't see the face!  :troll:
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