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Pursuing The Light

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By bcnyArt   |   
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Digital    May, 2015

This is an illustration I did for Creative Comic Collection vol.19, Voice of The People, which was published in Taiwan.
The theme of the illustration is about Taiwanese pursuing their democracy, how they have experienced, struggled, protested and been persecuted.  

Coincidently, right now in Taiwan, there are many people, mostly students, protesting for a curriculum change which the protesters believed being misconducted.  
There are some links from CNN if you're interested about the issue:
ireport.cnn.com/docs/DOC-12610…
ireport.cnn.com/docs/DOC-12612…
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1440x974px 1.77 MB
IMAGE DETAILS
Software
Adobe Photoshop CC 2015 (Windows)
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KidtheCatHobbyist Digital Artist
This is very inspiring.
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DaneBainbridgeHobbyist Writer
This is fantastic! I love your use of color to convey mood and there is a lot of expression in the faces.
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DeaCypherHobbyist Traditional Artist
This really show in the state in which the Taiwanese are. It's splendid.
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This is awesome.
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SeverGHobbyist General Artist
Hope the elections next year turn out good.. The Taiwanese really have a hard time under stupid Ma Ying Jiou
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anakureHobbyist Traditional Artist
Amazing work!
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UsagiYogurtProfessional General Artist
That looks so amazing. Wow. I like that you used multiple colours, yet still made it feel rather monochromatic.
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FlamesofFireLily Digital Artist
Here's hoping things get better for Taiwan.
 Saw a bit of the news about the protest and news surrounding the curriculum few days ago. From what I understood of the news, it's really unfortunate for the students with the changing textbooks.
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Grace-ZedHobbyist General Artist
Excellent work! Great attention to details. :) 
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soulSmith1Student General Artist
This is one amazing
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MShadowyProfessional Digital Artist
Agitprop, aw yeah.  Fantastic work.
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WOW! Every character is mega detailed! Really awesome work! Fantastic!
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.:puppy happy love:. 
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