All Artists Should Use CondomsAll Artists Should Use Condoms4 years ago in Other More Like This
Art theft occurs unbelievably often, but even if it happened only once every two hundred years, art theft is absolutely appalling no matter what. The thieves range from immature and stupid to ignorant and stupid, making battling art theft an exhausting and often frustrating task. On DeviantArt or most other art sharing sites, you have the option of simply reporting the stolen art, however that is not the case for other personal or even commercial websites. You might be a DA user, but your art could be distributed in other places too.
Now, it has come to my attention that half the theft occurs not just because people don't give a damn, but because the artist hasn't bothered to properly protect his or her work.
Thankfully we've come quite a ways with Copyrights, but it's also something that a lot of people remain ignorant towards, even the artists themselves. It surprises me time and again how unaware a lot of artists are of the rights to their own work and what they can do to first of a
Guide to Char. Archetypes Pt2Character Archetypes part 2Guide to Char. Archetypes Pt25 years ago in Writing More Like This
I have searched the wondrous load of random crap that is the internet to give you this list of hero archetypes. I tried to give examples and decent definitions of each archetype.
This hero is the quintessential alpha hero. He might have been born to lead, or perhaps he conquered his way to the top, but either way, he's tough, decisive, goal-oriented. That means he is also a bit overbearing and inflexible.
This man tends to be at the top of his career field maybe the CEO of a major corporation, or a prince. If he's not already number one, it's only a matter of time.
Some examples of Chiefs:
John Wayne in most of his movies
Captain Kirk of Star Trek
Marlon Brando in The Godfather
If this man were trapped in a basement with an unconscious heroine and a bomb ticking, his first reaction would be anger, which he would, of course want to take out on someone else. He can never admit he's made a mistake, and since h