Thursday, April 22, 2010

Platypterygius longmani 9


There we go. This afternoon's tasks had me intimidated, but everything fell into place nicely. Unless I'm mistaken, this is the finished piece, awash with the tang of the briny deep.

5 comments:

Peter Bond said...

Wow, this looks great! I feel he's swimming through an amazing alien world... Magical!

Brian Blacknick said...

That really came out gorgeous!Excellent work.

Rachael said...

So beautiful Sean. Superperbly weighted and balanced composition.

Zach said...

Really incredible, brother. I've been following the WIPs with some fascination.

Sean Craven said...

Thanks, all. This is my first finished piece done using Painter, and I think the experiment paid off. This was a lot of fun to do...

... and I think I still have some fiddly reworking to do -- the lighting on the edge of the ichthyosaur is too hard and too white. And I need to give it nostrils, or rather a nostril. And...