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Postby Metroid » Thu Aug 28, 2008 5:31 pm

I dig the style on this one but something doesn't seem right. Thoughts?

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Postby joelamosobadiah » Thu Aug 28, 2008 6:21 pm

His face is too dark and he doesn't pop enough from the background. Did you make that background or was it a stock? Either way, its freaking sweet! :-b
Try painting some very light white brushing over his face and set it to overlay. Only his face though, make sure its not over the background at all. (Make a new layer, select the render by Control+clicking on the render layer, make a layer mask, then do your white brushing on that new layer). Hope that makes sense. I think that will make a ton of difference in the sig. Overall, its sweet though.
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Postby Metroid » Thu Aug 28, 2008 6:44 pm

The background is a stock..sort of, originally it was blue so I changed the hue. Then I duplicated it a few times and layered cut and erased each layer certain areas until I got the look I wanted, I also put the renders in between those layers to try and get depth. I'll try your suggestions later joel thanks man. ;-D ;-D

It looks a lot better at 100% resolution. :-D
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Postby eagles21 » Thu Aug 28, 2008 6:48 pm

That looks really nice. I agree with Joel, it needs light, but everything else is great. ;-D
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Re: AD

Postby Metroid » Thu Aug 28, 2008 6:51 pm

It's funny, all my sigs end up dark...you guys always say the same things, when the hell will I learn? :-b

I guess I just kinda like the darker look when I'm making them. :-?
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Postby abrage22 » Thu Aug 28, 2008 8:28 pm

thats pretty sexy ;-D :-D . prabably my favorite that you've made IMO, its a little different than your usual style, but that is hot ;-D ;-D
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Re: AD

Postby deluxe_247 » Thu Aug 28, 2008 9:45 pm

nice ssig man. your best so far dude. love the background and your text matches the sig well. great render choice. your next thing is to start playing with lighting effects. a bit different when i dont have the PSD..but some simple tricks change the sig dramatically...
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this is from duplicating layers, using overlays, brushing white and overlay and adjusting the levels.
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Postby soty » Thu Aug 28, 2008 9:49 pm

Nice sig man. ;-D
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