PE: Decorating Your ProfileCommunity WeekPE: Decorating Your Profile2 years ago in Art Features More Like This
Your profile page is the first thing people will see when they click on your name, so it's very important to leave a good impression! This article will provide some useful tips and tricks for both premium and non-premium members who want to convert their profile into their own, unique page. First off, some Do's and Don'ts of profile decoration:
Use dA's profile widgets-- there are lots of great options to chose from
Show off some art (that's what people are here for!)
Express your personality through colors, stamps, gifs, etc.
Add so many images that your profile takes forever to load
Use garish or headache-inducing colors
Make text difficult to read with dark backgrounds
While many widgets are restricted or locked for non-premium members, there are still a variety of great widgets that you can add to your profile, even without a membership.
my eribaby!!wanted to show you some pictures of my eridan dollfie!!my eribaby!!2 years ago in Personal More Like This
101% in love <3
How do I love you? 14 EriSol Fanfiction(This is short, BUT, IF YOU LIKE LEMON/SMALL SMUT, THEN READ MY WATCHERS! It's pretty bad though.. since it's my first time.. and it turns into fluff.. Whatever, enjoy!)How do I love you? 14 EriSol Fanfiction3 years ago in Personal More Like This
Your name is Sollux Captor, and you're at Eridan's house, on his couch, sitting next to him, watching a movie. Well, barely watching a movie. You two are sorta huddled together, because holy fuck is it cold.
You don't really notice you're doing it, but you begin to lean your head on his shoulder. This earns a weird look from Eridan, however, you don't notice till he say something.
"Uh, Sol, what are you doin'?"
You look up to meet Eridan's face. You then see the questioning look he's giving you. And you also don't let that blush on his face go from your notice. However, even though you enjoy the blush, you begin to blush yourself and slowly move away from him.
"No, it's okay.. Just a little wweird.."
DAFT PUNK ARE BACK! :iconyeahplz: FFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFFF YEEEAAAAAAAAAH BRING ON THE GOOD DAYS! :iconyeahplz: :iconyeahplz: :iconyeahplz: :iconyeahplz: :iconyeahplz: :iconyeahplz: :iconyeahplz: :iconfabulousplz:DAFT PUNK ARE BACK!2 years ago in Personal More Like This
Contest :DHi guys, I am making a contest. Soooo here are the details:Contest :D2 years ago in Personal More Like This
You must draw Lucia.
The theme must be either something to do with Spring or Summer.
It must have background and color, shading not required.
Aria can be included, so can Souhl, only if you know who those characters are, though.
I'd prefer it to be digital, but I'll accept traditional.
I really don't want anything in pixels.
One entry per person, and you can redo yours, just specify which one you want to enter with.
If you can, post a journal about this.
NO USING BASES. JUST NO.
You steal? You meet an early grave.
[Bullet; Blue] PLEASE LINK ALL ENTRIES TO MY PAGE OR THIS JOURNAL.
[Bullet; Blue] Knock yourselves out, children.
I always like realism more than cartoonish, but it doesn't mean that realism has an advantage, just putting that out there.
Now, what you all want
Engie: awakeI felt scorching heat and vibrating pain.Engie: awake3 years ago in Personal More Like This
There was an endless buzz in my ears of massive shell-shock.
Crunching noise of the ground.
For a brief second I saw tiny mushrooms and flowers under me, but they quickly disintegrated into dust.
Impossible. Shock-Hallucinations. I haven't seen grass in so many years.
Crawl forward. Away. Away from the heat.
Farther. Come on Alex. Get up. Walk.
Something was wrong. I wasn't supposed to be alive.
...Ion Cannon interrupts all electronic impulses, no matter how small, effectively scrambling, disrupting all neural activity and shuts down the brain.
Sure, the walls of the little house protected me from the flames of ruptured atmosphere, but how is my mind still active?
Only one thing could have protected me. Something which could bend all known laws of physics at it pleased.
Could it be? The note?!
Could Seven's luck actually transfer onto others?
If this is true, then Seven could be the key to my
Un-ghosted Lucien Lachance in Skyrim ScreenshotsA while back I encountered the bug where the Spectral Assassin is missing the ghost effect when you summon him. I thought I'd take some screenshots so that everyone can have a better look at what Lucien looks like in Skyrim.Un-ghosted Lucien Lachance in Skyrim Screenshots3 years ago in Personal More Like This
I didn't spend too much time trying to capture cool poses or get great shots. But maybe later when I'm feeling more creative I can take some nicer screenshots. Anyway, click on them to get the full size.
Just for fun, I tried removing Lucien's hood using the console.
AND YESSSSS THEY GOT HIS HAIR RIGHT :h
POP MUSICS OF PAST?WATT IS UR LEAST FAVORITE THING ABOUT POPULAR MUSIC CULTURE OF ZEE PRE-APOCALYPSE?POP MUSICS OF PAST?3 years ago in Personal More Like This
BIOMASS 117: DELAYSDeLays, wE WeRe DeLaYeD.BIOMASS 117: DELAYS4 years ago in Personal More Like This
It Is MoSt StAnGe. OuR AvAtArS CoUlD noT fOcUs On CaPtAiN. ThEy CoUlD NoT CatCh It.
...It Has WaNdeReD OfF InTo ThE DeAD CiTy.
ThIs TrIaL Is A MoCkeRy WhEn ThE AcCcusEd CaN JuSt WaLK OfF.
ZeE CaPtAiN MuSt HaVe A WeAkNeSs, SoMeWheRe In ThE MeMoRy oF tHeSe ProPerTieS.
It WaS DiFfiCulT To TrAcK dOwN AlL InStaNcEs Of CaPtAin.
SoMeThiNg WaS InTeRfERiNg WiTh ThE ScAn.
SoMeThiNg ThaT DiD NoT BeLoNg iN ThE PaSt.
SoMeThiNg ThAt KePt MeDdLiNg WiTh EvErYtHiNg.
A WeApOn oF PoWer GrEaTeR ThaN tHe FuRnAcE Of ThE StArS.
An EmISsArY oF DeAtH, HiDdEn iN PlaIn SiGht.
BuT WhY? WhY DoEs DeAtH ItSeLf PrOtEcT tHe AcCuSeD?
We ToOk ToO LoNg. We AsSuMeD tHiS WoRlD wAs InAcTivE.
It WaS NoT.
The BiOmASs oF ThoUSaNdS CaNnoT NoT CoMpeTe WiTh A pLaNeTaRy DeFeNcE NeTwOrK iN PoSeSsiOn Of OrBiTaL IoN CaNnOns...
ThE UnIoN MuSt KnOw.
ThEy WiLl NoT Be PleAseD wItH OuR fAiLuRe.
ENGIE: PROTOCOL 1-1-3Zee Captain's note of summons had sealed my fate.ENGIE: PROTOCOL 1-1-34 years ago in Personal More Like This
I felt a cold pull at my stomach. Something else was coming, re-awakened by the presence of Captain.
Something worse than the shuffling noises of the red beasts outside. The sound of falling cannonball.
Whatever that fleshy monstrosity was, it cared not for me, but it's presence here led ANNIE straight to me.
...And it came to pass on the morrow, that the goddess in the machine came upon me and she wanted vengeance.
She was online, the thermonuclear bombardment of the core databank cube had failed to shut her down.
She was still alive, after all these years.
The explosive crash-landing of the hunter machine through the old roof drew THEIR attention.
I was now between two wild beasts, out for my blood.
What was Protocol 1-1-3?
Memories of Directorate weapon codes lingered in my mind, poisoning my thought pattern.
Could it be?
...So this was to be my death.
ANNIE had let me know that she
The Road To Creating Your Own IP - P.4Part 1, The Next Three Years Of My Life: http://danluvisiart.deviantart.com/journal/The-Road-To-Creating-Your-Own-IP-P-1-354518946#commentsThe Road To Creating Your Own IP - P.43 years ago in Personal More Like This
Part 2, Sell That Damn Book, Danny: http://danluvisiart.deviantart.com/art/The-Road-To-Creating-Your-Own-IP-P-2-354730628
Part 3, I Was Not Ready For This: http://danluvisiart.deviantart.com/art/The-Road-To-Creating-Your-Own-IP-P-3-354860965
OBJECTIVE: CHARACTER DEVELOPMENT AND STORY BUILDING
I began working pretty heavily on LMS during the first quarter of 2009. I had now a handful of characters, a rough idea of the story, and a general scope of what I wanted the book to be. To get started, I felt every book should have a theme. Movies do, right?
Spider-Man: Great powers, great responsibility.
Batman: Be more than just a man, a symbol, and be remembered a legend.
Star Wars: The myth of a heroes destiny, and the truth that allows him to be set free.
Who was Gabriel? What type of character or archetype was he? What were his rises and
Biomass 117: DISCONNECTED AVATAROn StArDaTe 230387455652769 A TrIaL Has CoMmeNcEd, To EvaLuAte ThE LoSs oF InVaDer UnIoN Ship 4920-938Biomass 117: DISCONNECTED AVATAR4 years ago in Personal More Like This
It WaS DiScoVeRed ThEn,
ThAt ThE SiNgULaRitY KnoWn As CaPtaIn ComiTtED A SeRieS of CriMeS AgAiNsT The UniOn.
AnD So, By ThE OrDeR Of ThE InVaDeRs UniOn,
We WeRe SuMmOneD AnD
To ThiS WoRlD On ThE TeTrA-ViRuS SeEdS.
To InFeCt aNd To UnItE AlL LiViNg LoCaL MulTiCeLlULaRs As BiOMaSs 117, The MoSt UnStoPpaBLe aNd FaIr JuDgE oF AlL.
LifE alwAys fInDs a wAy.
WhilE wE scAnNed the
SNIPPY: NO ESCAPE?How can I escape fromSNIPPY: NO ESCAPE?3 years ago in Personal More Like This
THE MONSTROUS ARBITRATOR that wants to lobotomize my brain because of my crimes as "CAPTAIN"?
INEPT EBAY SALESMAN FAILJust wrote a "stop selling my art" email to this ebay store from England:INEPT EBAY SALESMAN FAIL2 years ago in Personal More Like This
His sexy excuse for selling stolen art is:
"You can find this image on many wallpapers websites and there is no copyrights on it.
You should start with all these websites who are permitting everybody to download the image and do whatever you like with it."
Oh, la di da.
Let me just go after millions of blogs all around the world that re-post my art and write all of them to delete everything.
Because that's the most logical thing to do.
Essh, some people.
Art salesperson, Why u no respect original artists?
Image sharing sites like imgur and reddit make it super easy to spread art without ever crediting the original.
Even the deviantart DMCA takedown notice is ridiculously long now.
Deviantart, why the fuck are you making it so difficult for me to report stolen art? Is it really necessary for me to fill a freaking application with my place of residence, and click on lik
The Road To Creating Your Own IP - P.2Part 1, The Next Three Years Of My Life: http://danluvisiart.deviantart.com/journal/The-Road-To-Creating-Your-Own-IP-P-1-354518946#commentsThe Road To Creating Your Own IP - P.23 years ago in Personal More Like This
OBJECTIVE: SELL THIS DAMN BOOK, DANNY.
At first, Gabriel was nothing more than a character named ONE. He had no backstory, no face, nothing. I just wanted to create a character that was a badass, yet with a sense of humor.
I was inspired by such characters as Boba Fett, Wolverine, Deadpool and Clint Eastwood from The Man With No Name trilogy. I needed to create something that fit that build, however, I'll admit, it wasn't intended at first.
I uploaded him on December 8th, 2008, (which, you can find here: http://danluvisiart.deviantart.com/art/GABRIEL-107612010?q=gallery%3Adanluvisiart%2F7848546&qo=50) and he became one of the most popular characters of the series, if not, the most. Soon I started finding him on forums, websites, fashion blogs (what?), and more.
But what hit me so hard was that the majority of the comments rela
AMBER SNIPPY'S FATE?I've had that dream again.AMBER SNIPPY'S FATE?3 years ago in Personal More Like This
That strange place, so distant, yet so close to my heart. Buildings as tall as mountains.
Dead structures, watching with dead eyes. Empty, vast and endless honeycombs of stone and steel. Air filled with gray ashes, always fluttering from the cloudy sky.
The black vortex opens up in the sky, descending down to the city. The vortex spiral rips the city apart, bending the air itself, feasting on light, feasting on time.
There is a lonely figure standing in the street.
No matter how hard I try to make out his or her expression, I cannot. Is there no face there at all? Or perhaps there is a million human faces there, intertwined and flickering in unison, as bright as the light of ten thousand suns?
The being stares into the abyss of the vortex.
It takes another step towards it, into the horizon of nothingness, into a place where nothing can exist.
The stones of the roadway beneath its feet crumble and flutter in t
Saturday FeatureHello Everyone!Saturday Feature4 years ago in Art Features More Like This
I'm so glad it is the weekend. To procrastinate my lesson planning I decided to do another feature (sensing a trend anyone?)
These beautiful photos caught my eye.
away and check out their galleries! They are some wonderful photographers!
If you like the feature be sure to the article to help it get some exposure <3
Andrea by kubost Still Life by Monix15 Flowood - Comission - personal editing tests I by SeaFairy
Tranquility by maryfairie :thumb284432737: MELANCHOLIA V by sidoAndYo
Reborn by BleachSamui97 why do all good things come to an end by Insomniasp .:En.Face:. by Edhelamarth
.:4 soft:. by ninazdesign :thumb284442187: Delicate Moment from the past by DedeAdrien
IMGP5936 web by picdude2009 a little something I by arthika The Field Of Dreams by MarcoHeisler
Previous Features: http://hecklinghyena.deviantart.com/journal/Happy-Hump-Day-Feature-284017244 http://hecklinghyena.deviantart.com/journal/Friday-Photography-Feature-283125616
The Elite Elect #59"The Elite Elect #59"The Elite Elect #594 years ago in Personal More Like This
What I love..what I`ve loved.
book of fairytales . . . by phoenixgraphixstudio Seventies - 565 by SUDOR
:: R E P L ICA N T S :: by icarus-ica No name by slatkatajna The Tower by calimer00
:thumb264349956: in the waiting line by Cestica :thumb264544552:
Urban sunrise by StamatisGR corporate haste by veftenie 3591 - Mist by NunoCanha
BnB 2 by Flyy1 Doraaaaa by dukeofspade il ecoute by Chrisdavisphoto
Urbanix 164 by shaysapir :thumb242870441: Contraluz by too-much4you
:thumb263861562: Sun City by Lynn003 :thumb264200319:
self_portrait by experrectus-somnium - by Torchek - by Torchek
:thumb263946031: P L A Y by maximaxi13 Family Secrets by WildWinyan
:thumb263707473: Fall Drive by Jack-Nobre :thumb263188407:
45 minutes from home by bebefromtheblock The Watchman by DREAMCA7CHER :thumb181329454:
KAMPSTRASSE by getcarter architecture houses by Cvet04ek Romania's rooftop 15 by adypetrisor
Nebula Tree by Lydia-distracted dance partners by mj-magic Twilight,my eternal damnation by SandyManase
The Forgotten Veteran by writeris Those Beneath by Burning-Liquid Field Commander by writeris
Time To Move On by Bela01 Girl by xomsaa Beijing - Capital Airport by lux69aeterna
The Road To Creating Your Own IP - P.3Part 1:http://danluvisiart.deviantart.com/journal/The-Road-To-Creating-Your-Own-IP-P-1-354518946#commentsThe Road To Creating Your Own IP - P.33 years ago in Personal More Like This
I Was Not Ready For This
What did I just sign myself up for?
I had never made, drawn, written, or created a book in my life, so this was all pretty foreign to me. I had told Heavy Metal publishing I'd do it on my own dime. Reason was, this was my project.
Not that I can't cooperate or collaborate, but this time I wanted to create what I saw in my head, and not have a voice behind me telling me what to do and what not to do. Kevin Eastman, head of HM Pub, was incredibly generous in this decision and told me to lead the way, and I tried my damnest.
So I started with the obvious fundamentals. What is the story of LMS?
Now, as a whole, LMS's simple logline is incredibly simple. A man who gets framed for a crime he didn't commit, breaks out of prison and goes after those
wow really?So i've recently found out that there are some artists out there who claim themselves as "professionals" yet all they do is basically taking people/customers money through art commissions and not finishing the work in months or even years, victims are mainly those who have already paid and patiently waited for that amount of time and still not receiving what they have paid for. Some artists who does this are artistically good, with relatively good amount of followers/fans, and some are popular here too (and maybe some other art sites, not just on DA)... It kinda sucks to think about it, the artist you admired for so long are the ones who does something like this. I feel sorry to those people who fell into this situation or if you've been in this situation before, i do hope you get your money back in the end. I mean, those money they've received didn't just grow from trees, people worked hard for it just to commission their fav artist(s), and yet knowing there are artists like thiswow really?2 years ago in Personal More Like This
Charles snippy: TRANSFERENTRY: 377:Charles snippy: TRANSFER4 years ago in Personal More Like This
For several months of torture, the Directorate kept me in their offices, making me file paperwork on their "test subjects", all while I kept sending applications to the "Dead Zone tourism" branch, to get away from towering cubes of the Directorate, away from cities and transmitter towers that were slowly frying my brain.
Centuries of industrial pollution were inevitably changing the biosphere of our world and the Directorate knew it better than anyone, yet they did nothing to stop it, profit had to be maximized, production had to be increased, customers had to be satisfied. Holes in the ozone layer, irreversible changes in the atmosphere, radioactive fallout, wild-life mutations, the days growing darker and the sky turning black - none of this mattered to them.
These changes must have been so gradual that no single generation was able to protest it.
Everyone was happily, playfully, and joyfully ignoring the world outside o
Clockwork 7: PancakesHi guys,Clockwork 7: Pancakes1 year ago in Personal More Like This
I've been perfecting my pancake mix lately, because strawberries are in season and you know, strawberries and pancakes and nutella and icecream and bewrlkjweaehrwaxnfsmdfawdds...
Oh, and I'm inking Hollow Fields volume 4. I hope everyone loves it when they get to read it, because there's been a big break between volumes (although in the story only a few weeks have passed...).
Also I'm still going on my webcomic, and figuring out a start date for that. I need to get a buffer going before I can launch it, but it's finally looking how I want it too. Yargh! It will be a story for older readers (older than HF, but not mature and gory and sexay). Looking forward to having something I can update and get feedback on regularly, it will be different from doing a volume of HF per year!
Off to make another pancake, rawr!
Shadaze Story : Chapter 1 - Who's she?BACKGROUND STORY - Sonic isn't 16 anymore, he and his friends are now in In Green Hill Zone College. The only exception is Cream, she is in tenth grade. Tails is in college, but in earlier years than the rest of his friends. Despite her age, Tails is still interested in Cream.Shadaze Story : Chapter 1 - Who's she?3 years ago in Personal More Like This
Chapter 1 - Who's she?
Sonic, Shadow, and Silver were talking about an epic touchdown Knuckles made on the football team.
"Did you see Knuckles make that touchdown? That was EPIC!" Silver exclaimed. "Yeah, Rouge is all over him now." Shadow added.
"Really? I didn't know that Rouge liked him in the first place!" Sonic said, shocked. "Yeah, I dunno how he managed to pull that off. I mean, how could he have caught that ball? He could have popped it with those hands of his!" Shadow said, laughing. They all cracked up. *Bell rings* "Aw, man, we gotta go to class! See ya, Silver! C'mon, Shadow, we gotta go!" Sonic said, pulling Shadow's arm. "Oh, right!"