Current Residence: New York deviantWEAR sizing preference: Nudity Favourite genre of music: Folk Metal Favourite style of art: Cartoons Operating System: Wynn-Does MP3 player of choice: Smartphone Shell of choice: Conch Wallpaper of choice: The flowery pastel kind in my bathroom Skin of choice: Snake Favourite cartoon character: Bullwinkle J. Moose Personal Quote: "If you make a mistake, make it a good one."
Favourite Visual Artist
The ones that are awesome.
The one I just lost.
Favourite Gaming Platform
Tools of the Trade
Mechnical Pencil, Photoshop, and copious amounts of petroleum jelly
Designing props and costumes, trying new foods, roller coasters, and drawing
I've been on DeviantART for over a decade and have seen it change several times over that period. When Eclipse was finally rolled out, I was at first hesitant because of how radical a change it was compared to previous updates. But I was willing to give it a chance- after all, I was able to get used to the previous changes, even favoring them after a while.
But now, several months later, I still can't get used to Eclipse. Before it arrived, I could spend hours browsing dA for new art and artists, but now everything feels so restricted and limited. I could go on about the many ways Eclipse sucks, but in general, there's a severe lack of user-friendliness, specifically with the ability to sort and browse through different topics and folders.
For instance, if I had wanted to browse through, say, sci-fi anthro art, I could simply select the "Anthro" category followed by the "Sci-Fi" sub-category. Very simple; exactly what I want with just two clicks. And if I wanted to add my own art to
Reason #12724652 why Eclipse sucks: they removed the "sort by date" button from the folder editing window, so now I have to do it all by hand. Or if there is, I can't find it, especially not when the window I have to work in is a tiny box inside ano