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BIG BLUE

BY SIMON DOMINIC

JOB TITLE: Illustrator

SOFTWARE USED: ArtRage, Painter

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INTRODUCTION

Whilst I enjoy the challenge of tight specifications, it’s good every once in a while to let one’s mind go wandering. With this personal piece, Big Blue, I injected this very attitude into the image itself. I had an idea about two travelers — one human, one creature — taking a break from their long journey just to sit and ponder their futures, each lost in their own thoughts.

To better convey the mood of the piece, I tried to stay away from clichés, ...

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