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Wrong Turn by PeteAmachree Wrong Turn by PeteAmachree
Every now and then the bleak, desolate corner of my mind compels me to paint scenes like this. Is it symptomatic of something I need to address, or am I just being melodramatic? It started life as another scene from The Silmarillion; Fingolfin challenging Melkor to single combat at the gates of Angband, but I couldn't resist painting in those imperial eagles. I'm not sure Manwe would approve of that! :)

Here's a wonderful piece of music from the late, great Jerry Goldsmith that I had on a loop while I worked [link] Its superb. And another fav from Hellboy II [link]
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:iconi-am-madbat:
Nope, Manwe would have slapped you silly for that LOL.
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:icondaricelli:
amaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaazing work !!!!! :D
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Junyent Apr 5, 2013  Professional Traditional Artist
Amaizing work!
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thomaswievegg Mar 12, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
what an awesome fucking painting. Hat off to you sir!
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:iconbuddyman2011:
finally some one who has actually read tolkens works and can draw/paint a very strange picture but I like it
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BiBiARTs Nov 21, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
wonderful work... send you a request of my group :iconsoulcollectors:
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:iconmiakhano:
Good sense of space and volume, nice shading and details. Some brush strokes are easy and pretty "sketchy", but on the whole picture looks very real because of your high skills. It seems, you know, which details must be drawn more narrowly and which details can be just skipped.
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dimodee May 23, 2012  Student
WoW!..Nice work! what brush did u use btw?
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capottolo Feb 17, 2012  Professional Digital Artist
wonderfull light!
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