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Unenlagia comahuensis

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Published: May 15, 2009
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Unenlagia comahuensis

"Angel & Demon"


acrylic with marten brushes  
size: 22 x 32 cm ( 8.8 x 12.8 inches )

First Pice at CIID Portugal 2009
Image size
3000x2058px 1.47 MB
Adobe Photoshop CS Windows
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Atlantis536Hobbyist Traditional Artist
So it's the same name as Abelisaurus?
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tcr11050Hobbyist General Artist
You have this illustration in the Dinosaurs: Grand Tour book.
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nekonotaishouProfessional Digital Artist
It's so beautiful!!!
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Felicitaciones , excelente trabajo!!
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verybluebirdHobbyist Photographer
Another great work; it reminds me of Archaeopteryx, with the three claws on its wing. Lovely feather work too!
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pilsatorHobbyist Traditional Artist
Beautiful. Very egret-ish.
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I love the white feathers!
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Amazing. I adore this
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Lothlori-DiggumsProfessional General Artist
So beautiful, it brings the best digital art to shame! And that's a good thing (especially if you're like me and think that people should learn with traditional mediums first, computer last)!
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ADigitalArtistHobbyist Digital Artist
This is one of my favorite artists on DA and I have loved following his art. But.
There's plenty of spectacular digital artists on here, and it does them a great injustice to presume that all digital is inferior.

Digital art requires no less skill, practice and patience. And there's whole areas of art that simply could not be done by traditional, like 3d animation which has brought dinosaurs to life to millions. Don't belittle their work saying that they could never live up to traditional standards. A tool is a tool, be it pigment and hog hair brushes, watercolor on vellum or a tablet on a computer.
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Lothlori-DiggumsProfessional General Artist
Yes, you're right. The comment was just a comment on his skill, it wasn't meant to be derogatory towards anyone else. And I do enjoy digital mediums, and I am aware that's it's a pain to learn everything. You can categorize me as a purist if you wish. I just prefer digital art that looks real or is experimental. I could say a million more things, but I'll keep it short: you do see A LOT of bad digital art everywhere today (and I'm not saying that I'm better than those artists, but I have come to expect more) and it doesn't do the great artists any justice. Each to his own.

(3d? I haven't been living under a rock, everyone's seen Avatar!)
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ADigitalArtistHobbyist Digital Artist
Sorry if it came off as a little inflammatory. You wouldn't believe how many times digital artists such as myself get the 'Your art isn't real art' from traditional artists.
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Lothlori-DiggumsProfessional General Artist
That's okay. We all need a wake up call. Fine artists do that to graphic designers too, apparently. So we're all idiots, I guess?
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babbletrishProfessional Traditional Artist
Love the detail!
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SanguisaStudent Digital Artist
Wonderfull, absolutly stunning!
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Wow. Absolutely stunning!
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I don't think I can add anything to what others have already said, but this is fabulous. Excellent work!
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Stunning and beautiful! The world needs more paleoart like this. :)
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oh, boy! :)

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Rita-RiaProfessional Traditional Artist
This looks so fantastic
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This is completely awesome!

Completely drew me in!
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Anniina85 Traditional Artist
woah, now ain't this impressive or what! very beautifully detailed work <3 you got me jealous :D
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Pakaranisaurido Traditional Artist
It´s great! I love how you made the eye, it´s awesome. The feathers are awesome too, they look very real.
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