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Deadly Past

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A while ago, a good friend of mine (who is an aspiring writer) asked me if I'd like to create a book cover for his upcoming novel. So, what you see here is the final outcome :D
The basic story revolves around a japanese samurai from the middle ages who has been teleported into the future to accomplish a secret mission....

Pretty happy that I got it all worked out. Intentionally created at a much larger resolution so that it also works as a poster.

Enjoy :)


Facts:
- original resolution: 7,500 x 10,000 pixels
- PSD filesize: 820MB
- Total working time: ~1month (deduct 1-2 weeks for studying for exams)
Image size
1200x1600px 1.08 MB
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Holy expletive!! That is absolutely stunning!
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Haha, thank you! :D
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I´m Wordless!!    WOW !! WOOOW !! Stunning piece - really fine Art!!
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Wow, thank you so much! :)
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Truly a pleasure Heart
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awesome
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Thanks!
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:wow: Impressive!
That is superbly done, mate!
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Thank you very much :)
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I normally can't be bothered to comment on stuff but this is truly an amazing piece of art!
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Haha, thanks a lot! :D
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I normally can't be bothered to comment on stuff but this is truly an amazing piece of art!
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This is absolutely amazing. I'd definitely pick a book up with this as a cover.
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Glad to hear that :)
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oh dear God....so much detail 0.0
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I hope..... that's a good thing? :p
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KiyoIzuruHobbyist Digital Artist
haha definatly a good thing ^^
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Well, then..... thank you! :D
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hehe your welcome ^^
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Roy2059Student Digital Artist
Pure awesomeness
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Thank you :)
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Too awesome to be described, the details are so stunning! :love:
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Thank you so much! :)
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Np~<3
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