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Prisoners of Subtle Imperfections

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"Prisoners of Subtle Imperfections"

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Creation time: weeks
Software: Photoshop CS 4
Hardware: Wacom Intuos 6x8 tablet, Canon 5d Mark II
Real size: 32x36 inches
Special thanks goes to: Joyana Tonge and Nessa Diamondz


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Vectortrance's avatar
:star::star::star::star: Overall
:star::star::star::star::star-empty: Vision
:star::star::star::star::star-empty: Originality
:star::star::star::star::star: Technique
:star::star::star::star::star-half: Impact

Alexiuss frequently uses vivid colors in his "dreaministic" paintings. But for whatever reason, with "Prisoners of Subtle Imperfections", he's chosen a greyscale approach.

This shows a willingness to try a new approach on his typical post-apocalyptic romantic art. The end result is wonderful.

I'm one who considers greyscale to be (in some ways) superior to colored images, because a more deliberate tone can be conveyed.

You've gotta admire all the fine details, even in the furthest depths of the background. Clearly, Vitaly devotes hours and hours to making every little piece of debris stand out just as much as his focal point.

Great job dude. Nice to see a different take on your style.
farcry77's avatar
Sorry I don't wanna be rude but that's not critic :nod: It should be in the comments section.
Vectortrance's avatar
Oh don't worry about being rude... I re-read it, and I think you're right.
I had some critical stuff to say, but I got carried away in talking about all the positives that I lost my train of thought. But alas, he's approved it... so hopefully someone else will write up a more suitable critique.
LightsourceHero's avatar
The falling Tower is over and is going to kill or destroy another Tower right
foxhole7's avatar
Those...are some HUGE buildings in the background, and very ominous as well. This picture tells the story of an apocalypse that doesn't bore ;)

Great work.
Reiska's avatar
Honest and realistic picturing, wonder if you see what most can't or have just read the manuscript of the elder that runs the zoo and biologcal science project of Earth.

Do you hear that Mr. And...Alexiuss ? Sound of inevitability bearing a collapse of the worldwide fiatdebt ponzi scheme ? It will be a sound of death for so many...
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bensybob's avatar
beautiful and striking and amazing =D
is this drawn?
i cant tell ;p
Wowo. This is something else. I'm losfer words, simply amazing.
Sigacomer's avatar
Absolutely FANTASTIC!!
JesterNerd's avatar
:O frickin awesome and... i cant think of the right word but this is just amazing! def a fav.
Nuwica's avatar
Stunning.
GREAT work.
syubidubida's avatar
gerat detail, wow
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hellemon's avatar
Your great deviation has been featured in my journal! :D = [link]

best wishes hellemon
ayuICHI's avatar
Wow, so epic and absolutely amazing ;u;
SandraHultsved's avatar
This is amazing:O so many details! how long did this take really?
Crippleicious's avatar
I must admit you are amazing. =D
Wormnine's avatar
OMG how stunning!! :faint:
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You have been featured here: [link]
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