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Forum: Member's Lounge 09-12-2014, 11:35 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 7,685
Posted By Bomu
I recently produced a tutorial book which teaches...

I recently produced a tutorial book which teaches how I go about using Photoshop to render my anime and manga inspired works.

If anyone goes on to purchase a copy, I'd love to know your thoughts....
Forum: Art & Technical Discussion 10-26-2006, 10:50 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,045
Posted By Bomu
Relating to custom shortcuts; does anyone know a...

Relating to custom shortcuts; does anyone know a way to configure the 1,2,3,4... number keys , which changes brush 'opacity', to instead change the brush 'flow' (which currently requires shift to be...
Forum: Art & Technical Discussion 10-22-2006, 03:41 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,458
Posted By Bomu
Lol- dont feel bad 5te :p I'm not struggling...

Lol- dont feel bad 5te :p I'm not struggling -quite- so much these days :p

As Dfacto said, sucessful freelancing can be all about staying in touch with and generally 'knowing people'. The standard...
Forum: Art & Technical Discussion 10-20-2006, 02:59 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,458
Posted By Bomu
After I got a two year qualification in Art and...

After I got a two year qualification in Art and Design, I applied to 50 companies for jobs. Got nowhere! I kept applying to new job vacancies every month hoping to score work as a graphic or web...
Forum: Art & Technical Discussion 10-20-2006, 02:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 498
Posted By Bomu
Teaching Photoshop and art in general...

Out of curiosity, has anyone ever tried their hand at lecturing on or teaching Photoshop and digital art etc? Ever been asked to teach?

I've been asked to give one to one tuition to guy for the...
Forum: Art & Technical Discussion 10-20-2006, 02:30 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,045
Posted By Bomu
Cheers for the info! some of these shortcuts are...

Cheers for the info!

some of these shortcuts are so obvious, but I fail to use a few of them. For example I have a bad habit of using the rectangle select tool to click on the canvas in order to...
Forum: Art & Technical Discussion 10-18-2006, 05:00 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,045
Posted By Bomu
Fav / Useful Photoshop Shortcut Keys

What are your favourite or most frequently used Photoshop shortcut keys? Are there any cool ones in particular that make digital artwork easier for you?

I particularly find Ctrl + and ctrl - useful...
Forum: Art Critique 09-21-2006, 06:50 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,320
Posted By Bomu
Cheers again for the comments guys. M3_freak-...

Cheers again for the comments guys.

M3_freak- glad I could supply a little signature ammunition!

5te - cheers- cool that you noticed! I was proud :D
Forum: Art Critique 09-18-2006, 06:27 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,320
Posted By Bomu
Cheers for the feedback guys. Always useful to...

Cheers for the feedback guys. Always useful to hear some comments at the early stages before developing the drawing..
Hmm.. I might need to re-consider the way I draw tits. The artifical big implant...
Forum: Art Critique 09-13-2006, 02:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,042
Posted By Bomu
Just wanted to quickly say I really like both...

Just wanted to quickly say I really like both designs.

I agree that the bottom guy's left knee looks a little awkward. Also his trousers/pants look a little tight around the groin area and perhaps...
Forum: Art Critique 09-13-2006, 02:17 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,320
Posted By Bomu
Black and White Nudity Warning: Cow-girl-like-bounty hunter from the future!

This is perhaps be the first character I've done for fun for about 12 months, so I'm a little outta practice. Any comments and C&C appreciated :)

I was gonna make her into a sorta futuristic...
Forum: Member's Lounge 05-20-2006, 08:19 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,359
Posted By Bomu
Went to see it thinking it would be 'meh.....

Went to see it thinking it would be 'meh.. another boring action film', but it was actually alright! Glad I went to see it, none of it particulaly bored me. Would give it a 3.5 outta 5 stars :)
......
Forum: Art & Technical Discussion 05-20-2006, 08:06 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,007
Posted By Bomu
Realism with an airbrush? Is this real...?

Just a quick quesion to ask if you think this painting is in fact genuine.

http://www.drublair.com/workshops/tica.html

- Personally, I'd think not.
Forum: Art & Technical Discussion 05-20-2006, 04:28 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,044
Posted By Bomu
I often get asked: "Why aren't you working for...

I often get asked:

"Why aren't you working for games or movies as a concept artist or something"

- it always makes me laugh. Despite considering myself to be one of the better artists/designers at...
Forum: Art & Technical Discussion 05-19-2006, 06:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 465
Posted By Bomu
I've always liked drawing and started taking art...

I've always liked drawing and started taking art more seriously when I was around 14 or 15. By seriously, I mean looking at anatomy and thinking about perspective and stuff.
Since my teenage years,...
Forum: Art & Technical Discussion 05-19-2006, 05:40 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,226
Posted By Bomu
Cheers for the comments guys :) I'd agree with...

Cheers for the comments guys :)

I'd agree with the "Work faster. You'll get more of the fun, and less of the tedium that way" advice snippet. Although I wish there was a way to get better without...
Forum: Art & Technical Discussion 05-17-2006, 01:59 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,226
Posted By Bomu
Art = Tediousness ! ?

I thought art was supposed to be fun?

I've got to the stage where I've been pushing myself to produce better and better quality stuff by spending more and more time on each work.

Trouble is I've...
Forum: Art & Technical Discussion 05-17-2006, 01:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 480
Posted By Bomu
Try reading through "the Graphic Artists gulid...

Try reading through "the Graphic Artists gulid hand book" - will answer all your questions but probably lead you to ask even more! :p
Forum: Art & Technical Discussion 05-17-2006, 01:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 456
Posted By Bomu
GmPilot- nice stuff. But how long did that take...

GmPilot- nice stuff. But how long did that take to ink with a mouse using your 'line stripping' method?
Forum: Art & Technical Discussion 02-18-2006, 06:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 730
Posted By Bomu
bit late with my reply to this one.. gzus,...

bit late with my reply to this one..

gzus, thanks, I'll check it out. I still can't understand why Photoshop has font previews and Illustrator doesn't- it's rediculous!

Tsunami- cheers for the...
Forum: Art & Technical Discussion 01-20-2006, 03:24 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 821
Posted By Bomu
- Lol. I wish I was Joking! :p Personally, every...

- Lol. I wish I was Joking! :p Personally, every time I pick up a pencil, I have big expectations of myself. I don't 'know' I'm always gonna draw something that I consider 'good', hence I lack...
Forum: Art & Technical Discussion 01-19-2006, 12:11 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 3,741
Posted By Bomu
Heh, I read through this thread ready to put down...

Heh, I read through this thread ready to put down several points but they've all been mentioned already!

As for myself, I can come up with cool ideas for time to time, just like most people, since...
Forum: Art & Technical Discussion 01-19-2006, 11:50 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 821
Posted By Bomu
I just sketched out 2 heads and timed myself- 1...

I just sketched out 2 heads and timed myself- 1 hour and 5 minutes! As Kwiix said, the more comfortable and confident you become with your art, the quicker you get... As you can see, I lack a lot of...
Forum: Art & Technical Discussion 01-19-2006, 10:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 730
Posted By Bomu
- Yes, I would expect it to be possible too, if...

- Yes, I would expect it to be possible too, if not with my version of Illustrator 9, then at least with CS2?

Also, if anyone knows a way to preview / scroll through fonts in Illustrator (as you can...
Forum: Art & Technical Discussion 01-19-2006, 06:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 730
Posted By Bomu
Possible to create this logo in Illustrator?

I've hardly used Illustrator and was wondering if it's possible to create this logo in illustrator / can you make a stroke line glow?
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