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RobertSWade
09-15-2007, 04:21 PM
Might still be a WIP.

RobertSWade
09-15-2007, 05:11 PM
or this ...

screenpainter
09-15-2007, 05:35 PM
To me the first one is done and beautiful. It is wonderful Robert. jmo.:D

Jodi Frye
09-16-2007, 06:22 AM
oh I like the first one as well though fall folage is what comes to mind.

D Akey
09-16-2007, 06:40 AM
Cool experiment.

I think the color and values are really nice. I think there could be a little more interest. There's not much to hang on to, unlike the lighthouse.

Theres a difference between leaving something up to the imagination and making the viewer do most of the work. This one has the feeling that a mere filter was put over a picture, so the real image is being obscured rather than revealed in some particular clever or artistic way.

But honestly the colors are quite excellent and I would love to see the painting that was made from this palette.

What do you think? :D

RobertSWade
09-16-2007, 11:18 AM
After having it on my screen all day I can't see it as a finished product. So I'll put it away for now as a background and see what I dream up for it. I do like the idea of using it as a palette ... never would have thought of that. Just call this version up as a ref image. :)

screenpainter
09-16-2007, 01:48 PM
well a few brush strokes to define areas wouldn't hurt for sure. Gain some interest. The colors are wonderful though.