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RUSH by buraisuko RUSH by buraisuko
edit: uploaded the 1280bywhatever version for all of you ppl with high res monitors, hehe. thanks for all your support!!

this is for the Hang Ten Contest held at the state fair this year in california. i did it in a hyung-tae-kim style and im quite proud of it, especially considering how quickly i had to come up with it. I hope i win!

all done in photoshop
8 hours
wacom tablet
actual size: 18x24 inches
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Frightened-Lollipop Featured By Owner Feb 22, 2009  Student Filmographer
I like how u drew the sea! Nice art style :D
AlyNeko Featured By Owner Mar 9, 2008
My goodness! I love these colors! And the pose!! *_*
kirichanyayy Featured By Owner Oct 5, 2007
aaah !
omggg i love how he was cg'd (:
Hana-baka Featured By Owner Aug 31, 2007
OMK THIS IS TOOOO COOL :O :O :faint: i've got to show this to a friend of mine, he loves surfing and he'll surely flip if he sees this :O XD fave!
Kirostyle Featured By Owner Aug 26, 2007
That's such an amazing pose! And I really like your colouring style. It looks so good!
Chichiyo Featured By Owner Aug 21, 2007
haha I don't know why but he make me thik of vaan in final fantasy 12 ^^ anyway I love his expression ^^
ojamstar Featured By Owner Apr 9, 2007  Professional Digital Artist
This looks so cool!
darkythehotdevil Featured By Owner Jan 26, 2007
he is a super cool guy !! i love it !!
TheOnlyWarman Featured By Owner Jan 22, 2007  Professional General Artist
Man this is really awesome work
Lux-bribe Featured By Owner Jan 3, 2007
The view of the picture is insane and you made the surfer look like he wasn't even trying to surf. Damn pros... They're great! Haha. Enough time wasting! Keep up the pooptacular work!
RoflWolf Featured By Owner Dec 29, 2006
Really nice style and design. Love the colors and the flow of movement.
rachh-doodle Featured By Owner Dec 28, 2006   Traditional Artist
goodness gracious !
everything you draw is really really inspiring . <3333
the pose, the expression, everything is so proportionate and real, its really amazing . you are my new hero . :heart:
*runs back to comment on and +fav everything in your gallery*
wyngless-byrd Featured By Owner Dec 19, 2006  Hobbyist General Artist
HikariHoshizawa Featured By Owner Nov 8, 2006
this is really good ^-^
Kite0Girl Featured By Owner Oct 3, 2006
OMFG this is awesome!

:+fav: :love:
Wolfos-Terrence Featured By Owner Sep 27, 2006
Quite awesome...I really need to figure out how to do water effects like that in PS.
naruto-sexy-no-jutsu Featured By Owner Sep 21, 2006  Hobbyist Digital Artist

*throws away my gallery* xD
keinz Featured By Owner Sep 16, 2006
can i use this files for my game?
keinz Featured By Owner Sep 16, 2006
can i use this files for my game?
CRGuardian Featured By Owner Aug 31, 2006  Hobbyist Writer
:D Amazing illusion of light with the water!!! :jawdrop:
geniefox Featured By Owner Aug 20, 2006
Holy moley~~ :O He's hawt... *stares*
I love the design and the detail... 'specially on the water... *eyes still bugging*... :+favlove:
Gonna browse your gallery for more goodies now... XD
ZoeyHuerta Featured By Owner Jul 22, 2006  Professional Digital Artist
OMG I totally love this!! *puts on desktop* =D
Charsier Featured By Owner Jul 17, 2006  Hobbyist General Artist
>w< OMG this is so sweet! I love it!
stardroidjean Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2006
This is amazing.
POETER Featured By Owner May 17, 2006
C-D Featured By Owner May 6, 2006
very awesome

dare I say...almost tubular
happyloveygirl Featured By Owner Apr 25, 2006
Awesome!!! :w00t: I love the guys clothes, hair and how you did the wave. :clap: Your an amazing artist. :worship:
B-Hydelloon Featured By Owner Feb 16, 2006   Digital Artist
UNBELIEVABLE! :headbang:
Innelle Featured By Owner Feb 14, 2006
OMG i was like yeah this picture is really good its like...hyung-tae-kim-in-the-making and then i look down at you your comment and its like" did it in a hyung-tae-kim style" ROFL anyway thats good though since it does look hyung-tae-kim...ish, now......all i have to do is lock myself in a room with just my computer and drawing utensils for like a month or two in order to beat you![mabye even a year...of non stop drawing]

p.s plz dun bother looking at my gallery i only have one picture....and one scrap....and they MUGEN!<<also a very cool pic!
ofSkySociety Featured By Owner Feb 2, 2006  Professional Digital Artist
awsome waves!! XD I really love it <3
strawberrypeel Featured By Owner Jan 17, 2006
i know you did this pic awhile ago, but i've been lurking around deviant and just recently joined. i so love this pic and have been trying to immulate some of your techniques since finding it. rock on!
xobeohs Featured By Owner Dec 15, 2005
hang ten! wooohooo nice! :D good on ya!
VaRaNo Featured By Owner Sep 9, 2005
Absolutely F-A-N-T-A-S-T-I-C Work!!!!!....awesome....straight to my favourites :+fav:
DogdemonRevolution Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2005
I saw this at the state fair. I loved this so much ^^
battousairk Featured By Owner Aug 29, 2005
wicked~ the wave looks realistic :D and great posing..
but the most wicked of all~~ i like the way u played around with the colours.. kim hyung tae's style!! woootttTT
i'm loving everything bout this piece..
great job~
TimFok Featured By Owner Aug 16, 2005  Hobbyist Digital Artist
have u found out wether u won or not yet?
Haruki Featured By Owner Aug 14, 2005
I thought it looked familiar. So totally in a hyung tae kim style. Good job! God, I so want a tablet.
jonatz1110 Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2005  Hobbyist Digital Artist
wow!!! how cool!!! i like it especially the pose and the water!! great job ^_^
zaritilla Featured By Owner Aug 10, 2005  Professional Photographer
surffffffffffffffffffffffffff......... i misss surfffffff....... the best sport!!!!!
Nice draw..... it seems too much to real water....
shibakaien Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2005
wow wow wow i lvoe it so much!!! hyung-tae kim style is good real good. i love the it overall!!! :heart: :heart: :heart:
ack im so amazed!!
ProdigyBombay Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2005   Digital Artist
holy shiituuu. I LOVE the dynamic angle. O__O

you rock. fufufu.

*worships and favs*
budessa Featured By Owner Aug 7, 2005
CA State Fair? The one in Sacramento? (I live there!)

Anyways, very awesome picture. Hope you win the contest.
allenlau Featured By Owner Aug 6, 2005  Hobbyist General Artist
mos def fav. great pose and all thatttt
highspire2k Featured By Owner Aug 5, 2005   Photographer
i dnt usually like anime but thta is quite cool :thumbsup:
janaschi Featured By Owner Aug 4, 2005  Professional Digital Artist
wow, i can truly feel the cool water and the sommersun. the chardesign is awesome, i adore ur paintingskills :)
R-Saitou Featured By Owner Jul 24, 2005
Really cool man! I'm amazed by how you did the wave and the color scheme really resembles HTK. Hope ya win!
Bydnelg Featured By Owner Jul 23, 2005
WOW!! Very nice water texture in that picture, and cool character design!
kidchan Featured By Owner Jul 22, 2005   Digital Artist
Fantastic!! Love the angle ^O^ Its soo unique :heart::heart: And great choice of colour selection..very frsh feeel^^

Hope you can win!! :hug::hug:
Amritsar Featured By Owner Jul 21, 2005
Gorgeous! The water effects are mind blowing!
F-2-8 Featured By Owner Jul 18, 2005
Very Kim style indeed. :) I love the detail in his clothing .. and his hair. Awesome. Lovely cool breezy feeling :D
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