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Set's Yawn

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By AlexCFriend   |   
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300+ hours of work to make my first bronze piece. It measures 26x16x14 inches and weighs about 90 lbs with the base on it. The bronze was poured in two parts and I had to weld the head back on and re-texture the neck with a small chisel and hammer.
Image size
3888x2592px 3.63 MB
IMAGE DETAILS
Make
Canon
Model
Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XTi
Shutter Speed
1/40 second
Aperture
F/5.0
Focal Length
34 mm
ISO Speed
400
Date Taken
Jan 21, 2010, 2:39:26 PM
Lens
EF-S18-55mm f/3.5-5.6
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KreepingSpawnProfessional Traditional Artist
Excellent!
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AlexCFriendProfessional General Artist
Thanks!
myfualt's avatar
thats great it must have been a fun piece to work on!! looks great
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AlexCFriendProfessional General Artist
It certainly was a blast to work on! Since it was my first bronze piece I also learned so much from it. Hopefully I can get back into bronze work someday.
Shizuku-Uzu's avatar
this is very awesome, great work! I really like the oxidization on it :D
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AlexCFriendProfessional General Artist
Thank you. I think adding the patina to it was the my favorite part of the process. Every time I scrapped some away and waxed it, it looked better and better.
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NordicLynxHobbyist Traditional Artist
This is also amazing. It so realistic :)
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AlexCFriendProfessional General Artist
Thanks!
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DirtySeagullsHobbyist Digital Artist
oh. my. god. that is perfect! O.O Im seriously impressed!!! WAY TO GO!
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AlexCFriendProfessional General Artist
Thanks a lot bud. Best of luck with you cartoons!
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DirtySeagullsHobbyist Digital Artist
thank you! :D
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