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Hi everyone!
Finally a pretty much completed painting !
Took me around 15 hours I would say, and I'm pretty proud of it.
Wanted to paint the ruins of some ancient civilization, in a place that looked forgotten for a long time.

I decided to upload this one in a higher resolution so that you can catch some of the details, so please go full view !

I hope it is not too bright or too dark, since sometimes my monitor plays some tricks on me hehe.

I hope you like it!
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the-winter-girl's avatar
Oh man JJcanvas, you have some EXTREME talent! Your work is so immersive and flat out incredible I can't believe how detailed it is. And it's with EVERYTHING! I sincerely hope these illustrations catch the right eyes and you create works for profit if you aren't already! Bravo! Thanks for sharing!
CanRay's avatar
"Look upon my works, ye mighty, and despair."
pdevinney's avatar
Beautiful, excellent illumination
Ajax94's avatar
Love it! :D
So much! :love:
Zaddy23's avatar
15 hrs!? WUUHBBHUHAH!? HOW?? I can only focus on one thing for at maximum 3hrs... :P
liokta's avatar
You are very good at choosing colors
littlejune131's avatar
I love how diminutive the explorer appears to be in comparison to the ruins. It makes the ancient city look all the more imposing.
BrutalityInc's avatar
So many wonders destroyed, never to be re-built.

So much knowledge forgotten, never to be re-learned.

So much glory eclipsed, never to be re-claimed.

So far we had fallen, never to rise again.
Hammer-of-war's avatar

...for in the grim darkness of the future, there is only war, and the laughter of thirsting gods.


BrutalityInc's avatar

Rather fitting.

Hammer-of-war's avatar

Couldn't help it, lol.

aaawhyme's avatar
beautiful!! *_* is this all painted or is there matte painting in there?
ShinigamiShinto's avatar
Looks like something out of MTG
catbus88's avatar
Amazing work!!Thumbs up!
Gives off an ancient felling scene.
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AarondaImmortalSaint's avatar
Nice I love the designing
fromlatviawithlove's avatar
Gawd, I love vertical design.
HeyItsTheZomiester's avatar
for some odd reason, this reminds me of Castle in the Sky... dunno why. :P
thatenglishguy's avatar
Looks like an abandoned city...
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