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Dragonfly by MichaelF77
Dragonfly
My "little" dragonfly, created entirely with Zbrush. A great deal of trial and time went into this one, and I learned so much!. I have a new fascination and respect for these fierce little creatures; the further I got into this project, the more I realized I couldn't cut corners or stop short. The wings were a particular challenge, and required many attempts... each wing was meticulously constructed one vein and cell at a time; rather than being 2D planar elements, the wings are fully realized three-dimensional models. The compound eyes are made of 24,000 components. I'll post another image sometime to show how the legs, head and wings move freely. I made allowances to animate this model in the future. The anatomy may not be perfect, but it contains elements of truth and detail that startle me nonetheless. For me, drawing is a process that occurs mainly in the mind; it requires a conception and awareness that goes beyond "mere" reproduction. Coordinating images in the mind is as important as coordinating the hand with the brain. Uniting those faculties in images like these gives me a great sense of accomplishment. In addition, it opens the door to increasingly difficult challenges.
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The Grain King by MichaelF77
The Grain King
Made with Zbrush and Photoshop.  Another little ant for my collection.
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Philluppus Featured By Owner Dec 24, 2014   General Artist
wishing you a happy holiday season and a great 2015
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year 2015 by Philluppus
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MichaelF77 Featured By Owner Dec 24, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
Thanks so much, I really appreciate it! And the same to you too!
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SabinaHaq Featured By Owner Aug 3, 2014  Professional
Went through your gallery, really liked your work.
It takes you to  a completely different world.

Even though I'm just a doodle artist, would be great if you show me some support in my Facebook page- www.facebook.com/sabysartwork

Thank you :)
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MichaelF77 Featured By Owner Aug 3, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
I'm glad you like it, thanks very much.
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SabinaHaq Featured By Owner Aug 4, 2014  Professional
:)

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Casperium Featured By Owner May 29, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
Happy Birthday! I hope you have the best day ever!! :dance: :party::iconfuncakeplz::icontyttataudnor:
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MichaelF77 Featured By Owner May 30, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
Thank you, I appreciate it!
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kayandjay100 Featured By Owner May 29, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
:party: Happy birthday Michael ~ hope you have a great day! :iconballoonsplz::iconwineplz::iconflowerheartplz: Cheers, Coco
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MichaelF77 Featured By Owner May 30, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
Thanks very much!
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kayandjay100 Featured By Owner May 30, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
:iconwelcomesignplz: :heart: Cheers, Coco
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