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Lava City
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Published: April 22, 2005
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This is a personal piece that I did for myself. I wanted to explore the idea of a city built around a volcanic environment.
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FloridanPhotographer's avatar
FloridanPhotographer|Hobbyist Photographer
Damn good work, nothing more to say.
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Katastract|Student Digital Artist
This is simply just incredible, how long did it take for you to create this piece :). I really love your creative thinking, combining 2 ideas together to create a masterpiece. I absolutely love this piece. what technique did you use to create this? I am really interested in creating this kind of art, I am also very patient which helps too. Again cool piece. cheers Katastract
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Gibus25's avatar
super travail
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DVhuizen|Student Filmographer
Great atmosphere. It feels alien, yet familiar.
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Ultraiveta22's avatar
Very much picture
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Knight-X-0wl's avatar
Really sweet!
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herrissyvoo|Hobbyist Traditional Artist
This is hot in many ways.
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illustraciencia|Professional Artist

Interesting illustration! :-)


We want to invite you to participate in the 2nd edition of IllustraFuturs, an international award that wants to show by illustrations how cities, transports, people, technology and/or environment are going to be in 2100.


The 15 selected illustrations will be showed in a collective exhibition in CosmoCaixa (Barcelona, Spain). Three of the illustrations will be awarded with a Wacom graphic tablet (Cintiq 13 HD). Send your proposal (594 mm width x 420 mm high) at 300 dpi) through this link illustrafuturs.info/en/partici…, before 31 July 2015.


I hope it will be interesting for you! :-) (Smile)

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hobbitshire's avatar
Fascinating concept, great detail.
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Kim-Il-Songun|Hobbyist Digital Artist
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xxXXGH0STXXxxEdited |Hobbyist Digital Artist
Its not so bad to live there actually. However death rates and crimes must be really high 
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finkybeatnik's avatar
Awesome work, very inspirational. Would love to see more of what you are up to these days. faved.
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Fabuart|Professional General Artist
amazing pic!
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Sec-ura's avatar
atmospheric, dark and innovative, a real piece of art!
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theamazingeyes|Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I read you"re tutorial on how you did this, awesome!
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elitehuntsman's avatar
what tools did you use to create this masterpiece?
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GreenFalcon13|Hobbyist General Artist
Love this picture, it has such a great atmosphere to it.
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Tito-Mosquito|Hobbyist Traditional Artist
So cool! :D

I guess that means the city is run on lava power.
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Do you draw this by hand? :O :D
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Well, I don't know which words i should use here...


Well, they all fit; and you are an absolutely genius artist!

Thanks for drawing!!!
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Hahrahk|Hobbyist Photographer
The fog is an excellent touch, and the lighting in general adds to the cloying, polluted feel of the city.
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