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Image Magic!

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Hm man... wouldn't it be easier to just "mogrify -resize 50% this.pict" instead?

It's okay if you didn't get it. This drawing is a word play on ImageMagick name and logo.

ImageMagick is a set of programs that allow you to do various manipulation on picture file via command line; resize, crop, set brightness/contrast and much more. No magic involved; you must know exactly what you want to do before chanting *ahem* typing the command.

The "spell" mentioned in the drawing halves the size of target image. For the clarification, he was trying to:

mogrify -affine 0.5,0,0,0.5,0,0 -transform this.pict

This marked my first attempt to draw the same character twice. (Remember this guy?) Glowy things and people are still my weakness; took very long time to make them look right. Still, result is a relatively simplistic style and slightly inconsistent character.

Copyright (C) 2015 xwindows
This is a free illustration, you can modify and/or redistribute it under:

Though this was drawn for 16:9 aspect ratio, extra care was taken to make it look reasonably good on 4:3. If you want the 4:3 version, just crop for the middle part of this image.

Note: As DeviantART dropped SVG submission support (with no explaination), original SVG source code could be downloaded from Pastebin. (Don't forget to change file extension to .svg on saving) If the support is reintroduced, this deviation will be updated to include the original SVG.
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