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Promo: The Tyto Ensemble for Genesis 3 Female(s) by JohnKent42 Promo: The Tyto Ensemble for Genesis 3 Female(s) :iconjohnkent42:JohnKent42 3 1 'Your move...' by JohnKent42 'Your move...' :iconjohnkent42:JohnKent42 26 10 Roses by JohnKent42 Roses :iconjohnkent42:JohnKent42 19 6 The English Rose by JohnKent42 The English Rose :iconjohnkent42:JohnKent42 40 13 Behind the Veil by JohnKent42 Behind the Veil :iconjohnkent42:JohnKent42 30 6 Behind the veil !!! will be updated... by JohnKent42 Behind the veil !!! will be updated... :iconjohnkent42:JohnKent42 13 2 Evening Lace by JohnKent42 Evening Lace :iconjohnkent42:JohnKent42 43 11 A touch of summer. by JohnKent42 A touch of summer. :iconjohnkent42:JohnKent42 28 7 Scene challenge: #6 Naked by JohnKent42
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Scene challenge: #6 Naked :iconjohnkent42:JohnKent42 19 9
Scene challenge: #5 Priestess by JohnKent42 Scene challenge: #5 Priestess :iconjohnkent42:JohnKent42 16 3 Scene challenge: #4 Lingerie by JohnKent42 Scene challenge: #4 Lingerie :iconjohnkent42:JohnKent42 12 3 Scene challenge: #3 Sci-fi by JohnKent42 Scene challenge: #3 Sci-fi :iconjohnkent42:JohnKent42 13 3 Scene challenge: #2 Hippy Chick by JohnKent42 Scene challenge: #2 Hippy Chick :iconjohnkent42:JohnKent42 23 1 Scene challenge: #1 Gothic by JohnKent42 Scene challenge: #1 Gothic :iconjohnkent42:JohnKent42 28 6 Avalon by JohnKent42 Avalon :iconjohnkent42:JohnKent42 8 0 Aquila Ensemble by JohnKent42 Aquila Ensemble :iconjohnkent42:JohnKent42 22 1


b by Kuvshinov-Ilya b :iconkuvshinov-ilya:Kuvshinov-Ilya 3,613 46 April Shower by Grim-Red April Shower :icongrim-red:Grim-Red 28 13 Our New Home by ArroLL Our New Home :iconarroll:ArroLL 22 5 Puddles by Grim-Red Puddles :icongrim-red:Grim-Red 115 23 Dystopian Girl by Something-Wycked Dystopian Girl :iconsomething-wycked:Something-Wycked 13 4 Amalie by 3DRecluse Amalie :icon3drecluse:3DRecluse 34 7 Emily Harper Symphony by REDANTA Emily Harper Symphony :iconredanta:REDANTA 166 17 Be my eyes by Odilicious Be my eyes :iconodilicious:Odilicious 59 33 The Master by Odilicious The Master :iconodilicious:Odilicious 67 40 Admiration by Alannah-Hawker Admiration :iconalannah-hawker:Alannah-Hawker 648 87 Late Valentines by Ashfire45 Late Valentines :iconashfire45:Ashfire45 15 5 Let Me Out by medllusion Let Me Out :iconmedllusion:medllusion 9 10 White light by Greta-Heron White light :icongreta-heron:Greta-Heron 14 13 The Autumn King by armieri The Autumn King :iconarmieri:armieri 16 11 Rouge passion by Sukkram
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Rouge passion :iconsukkram:Sukkram 18 16
Catherine by znz89 Catherine :iconznz89:znz89 47 9


Vision: outstanding! This is a truly imaginative scene. The street background has a superb sense of autumn colours, with a dark but fie...

Vision: This has worked really well.Good realization of a scene that is simple (one character with no distractions) and powerful. Origi...

Wow! Top marks for originality and impact - great scene and PoV. You obviously had a solid vision here and it's been realized really we...

This image has a really strong feel to it. This comes from the great colour palette - which, unusually, makes really good use of green ...



Promo: The Tyto Ensemble for Genesis 3 Female(s)
Another awesome product from Arki and Shox at…, still in promotional discount

// PS - been offline because my PC was being rebuilt after one of my GTX 780s died. But, I now have a 1080 Ti (!) and no personal data was lost. Yay backups!
'Your move...'
This is an update to a picture that I created at the end of 2016. I made that one my desktop background so have been looking at a lot and decided it needed some minor tweaks. This is the result. Changes are as follows:
* Changed the costume, hair and pose of the white queen.
* Lowered the horizon line
* Moved one of the white pawns into an opening position
* Properly centralized the white pieces over their squares
* Slightly changed the viewing angle and light directionality to better separate the pieces
* Rendered at a higher resolution for longer (6000 pixels wide for ten hours)

Toolchain: Blender 2.78 to create the chess pieces., Daz Studio 4.9 for the characters and posing, Octane 3 plug-in for the render. No postwork.
For the 3Ddivas :icon3ddivas: Feature 'Flowers and Blooms'

Usual tool-chain: Daz Studio 4.9, Octane Plug-in v3, Photoshop CC2017
The English Rose
For the 3Ddivas :icon3ddivas: Feature 'Flowers and Blooms

Usual tool-chain: Daz Studio 4.9, Octane Plug-in v3, Photoshop CC2017
Behind the Veil
Created for the Dazaholics weekly themed challenge (…).

This is a new version of the one I uploaded yesterday, but which today I decided I wasn't happy with. This take is so different in terms of colour that I've uploaded it separately rather than replace the earlier version.

My usual toolchain: Daz 4.9, Octane plug-in v3 and Photoshop release 2017 for minor postwork (levels and a blended soft blur). I also used Photoshop to create a mix-material map to blend the lace pattern with a diamond material (so that the lace has lots of little diamond flecks). She is lit by a monochrome HDR image with a spot light at camera right. The glow in front of her is from a sheet of silver positioned just so.
I've set myself the following challenge: post one pin-up style image per day for a week (seven in total), each with the same model and similar lighting (studio, bodyscape style), but using a single different colour per-day, and only using a minimal number of clothes / props of the chosen colour.

I usually spend days on a single render, and this is a good way to make myself work at pace given that I also have to do my day job :-)


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barba22 Featured By Owner Jan 25, 2017
Thank you for watching me :D (Big Grin) 
JohnKent42 Featured By Owner Jan 25, 2017  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Well, you have some great work :-)
Grim-Red Featured By Owner Jan 1, 2017  Hobbyist General Artist
thank you for the faves :dummy:
JohnKent42 Featured By Owner Jan 2, 2017  Hobbyist Digital Artist
It's a pleasure, they are well deserved :-)
SenZzo-art Featured By Owner Dec 27, 2016  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thanks for +fav Mobius by SenZzo-art 
JohnKent42 Featured By Owner Dec 29, 2016  Hobbyist Digital Artist
You are welcome!
SenZzo-art Featured By Owner Nov 6, 2016  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thanks for adding Wall Flower by SenZzo-art   to your favourites.
JohnKent42 Featured By Owner Nov 12, 2016  Hobbyist Digital Artist
ei9 Featured By Owner Oct 19, 2016
beautiful work that you got here John, my Good man, keep it up!
JohnKent42 Featured By Owner Oct 19, 2016  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thank you, glad you like it!
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