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Working on this at work. Not sure if I'm going to take it any further but who knows?

EDIT: cropped, bg darkened.

EDIT: Thanks, spaceart chat! (especially ChrisCold )
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bloknayrb's avatar
Thanks! Did it look weird to you? In my browser it was sideways and weirdly stretched. I've re-uploaded the image and it should be better now.
grisador's avatar
No; not at all. It looks very natural; almost like the picture is taken by a real camera :o
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bloknayrb's avatar
Thanks, this is one that I like as well ;)
nehas91's avatar
Wow!! I would love to learn how to do this! Did you use the twirl filter?
bloknayrb's avatar
Sorry, no, I just freehanded it :P
Lizzys's avatar
This has got to be one of the most detailed and brilliant close ups of a galaxy I've ever seen. Perspective, texture, lighting, even down to the colors are unique, realistic, and spot on. Seriously, impressive job!
bloknayrb's avatar
Thanks! I actually think I could've done better, I've seen better depictions of galaxies, but I feel that this was a pretty decent attempt, especially in light of my previous attempts.
danarogon's avatar
Very cool =) i love the colors, its very nice =D
danarogon's avatar
you are welcome =D i also do some space art (not that good as yours obviously)
could you see some of them and tell me what do you think of them? tips to improve my works would be very welcome =D
bloknayrb's avatar
I looked through your gallery and to be honest, I don't have any specific crits. Just keep working at it, adding in details and refining your techniques. Don't be afraid to put any amount of time into a piece, the longer it takes the better it will be!
danarogon's avatar
thank very much =)
PhoenixGR's avatar
May ask how u did it ?
im still buffled as to how digital space art is made....and i have been on dA for some time !
bloknayrb's avatar
Well this: [link] is a good place to start. As for how I made this, there isn't really much to say, I mostly used my nebula brushes:[link] along with the default brushes in Photoshop and painted it :P
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enchantma's avatar
Sparkles!
I like the colors...it feels very natural. Nice work!
MJ00's avatar
btw, love this one
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