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Kojiro: shadow treatment by philbourassa Kojiro: shadow treatment by philbourassa
Heres an example of the shadow layer I apply to my pencils during the coloring process.
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:iconokanyenen:
okanyenen Featured By Owner Mar 15, 2011  Professional Filmographer
very nice work like your others..
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:iconazdessins:
azdessins Featured By Owner Aug 6, 2009
very amazing!! kojiro sasaki the great samurai
i dont know if you have already see the manga vagbond
(inoue takehiko)it's the story of musashi and kojiro
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:iconibgraham:
IBGraham Featured By Owner Feb 21, 2009
Nice work , man...
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DavidSimpson2112 Featured By Owner Nov 22, 2008
Yet once again anoher great samurai piece. I have a few samurai in my gallery too. Id like to learn to make things more profesional. The shading is very well done.
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SpiderGuile Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2008  Professional Traditional Artist
Magnificient artwork! :o
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:iconpilladaniel:
pilladaniel Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2008
ótimo
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:iconsafepnc:
safepnc Featured By Owner Oct 30, 2008
so fresh!
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:iconqurious:
Qurious Featured By Owner Oct 29, 2008
Sick! That's really all I can say is sick! I hope this means there will be more!
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:iconphilbourassa:
philbourassa Featured By Owner Oct 30, 2008  Professional Filmographer
I'm going to run through some of my favorite historical and fictional samurai for sure. Keep you guys posted!
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:iconqurious:
Qurious Featured By Owner Oct 30, 2008
Thanks! Can't wait to see more and hope you and Cheeks team up again!
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:iconthechamba:
theCHAMBA Featured By Owner Oct 29, 2008
dunno which calls to me more, this or the final colour version.
this just gives such a different feel. wicked that.
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:iconphilbourassa:
philbourassa Featured By Owner Oct 30, 2008  Professional Filmographer
Yeah, I always dig stuff the best somewher in the middle of the process. I guess thats why I prefer rough pencils usually. Glad you are feelin it.;)
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:iconthechamba:
theCHAMBA Featured By Owner Oct 30, 2008
i totally know whatchu mean mate.
rough pencils or even highlights/shades minus any base colours often look wicked.
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:iconmichael-chang:
Michael-Chang Featured By Owner Oct 29, 2008  Professional Filmographer
Done correct!
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:iconphilbourassa:
philbourassa Featured By Owner Oct 30, 2008  Professional Filmographer
Arigato, Mike Sensei.
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:iconstudiorisingstar:
StudioRisingStar Featured By Owner Oct 29, 2008  Professional Filmographer
Man I love this samurai thread man!
great work and can't wait to see more.

-SRS
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:iconphilbourassa:
philbourassa Featured By Owner Oct 30, 2008  Professional Filmographer
I gots more comin' so stay tooned.
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:iconstudiorisingstar:
StudioRisingStar Featured By Owner Nov 18, 2008  Professional Filmographer
Cool dude I'm watching!
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:icondcraze:
Dcraze Featured By Owner Oct 29, 2008
sweet. I'm really tryin to learn best ways on coloring.. what opacity do you brush the shades??
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:iconphilbourassa:
philbourassa Featured By Owner Oct 30, 2008  Professional Filmographer
My shadow layer is anywhere from 30% to 37% opacity.
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:icondcraze:
Dcraze Featured By Owner Oct 30, 2008
ok great.. hard round brush??
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:iconcheeks-74:
cheeks-74 Featured By Owner Oct 29, 2008   General Artist
it's amazing how you've captured powerful lines in a few strokes, mang.
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:iconphilbourassa:
philbourassa Featured By Owner Oct 30, 2008  Professional Filmographer
Thanks homie.
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:iconleseanthomas:
LeSeanThomas Featured By Owner Oct 29, 2008  Professional Filmographer
OUCH!!!!!

hawt fyahz!
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:iconphilbourassa:
philbourassa Featured By Owner Oct 29, 2008  Professional Filmographer
YEAH HOMIE!
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:iconlazymills1986:
lazymills1986 Featured By Owner Oct 29, 2008
and it still makes me dance. dude, your style is king.
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:iconphilbourassa:
philbourassa Featured By Owner Oct 29, 2008  Professional Filmographer
Thank you.
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:iconinkthinker:
Inkthinker Featured By Owner Oct 29, 2008  Professional Digital Artist
Nice! Is it a semi-transparent layer of black?
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:iconphilbourassa:
philbourassa Featured By Owner Oct 29, 2008  Professional Filmographer
A couple layers, actually. But yeah, thats basically it.
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:iconwataru2001:
Wataru2001 Featured By Owner Oct 29, 2008  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Friggin' awesome. Beautiful work!
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:iconrobertlaszlokiss:
RobertLaszloKiss Featured By Owner Oct 29, 2008  Student Artist
Looks really great man, love the gray shading!
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:iconreau:
reau Featured By Owner Oct 29, 2008
I love your lines man
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:iconphilbourassa:
philbourassa Featured By Owner Oct 29, 2008  Professional Filmographer
Thanks, Money.
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:iconleomon32:
leomon32 Featured By Owner Oct 29, 2008  Student Digital Artist
So... what do you do right after that state man ? You apply colors on another layer ?
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:iconphilbourassa:
philbourassa Featured By Owner Oct 29, 2008  Professional Filmographer
Well, at the same time technically, but yeah, I am constantly switching between a shadow layer and a color layer.
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:iconleomon32:
leomon32 Featured By Owner Oct 29, 2008  Student Digital Artist
Ok, thanks man^^
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:iconshaunoneil:
ShaunONeil Featured By Owner Oct 29, 2008  Professional Filmographer
bro these are absolutely righteous
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:iconphilbourassa:
philbourassa Featured By Owner Oct 29, 2008  Professional Filmographer
Thank you!
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:iconwillcaligan:
WillCaligan Featured By Owner Oct 29, 2008
Cool pic bro. Love some samurai stuff.
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:iconphilbourassa:
philbourassa Featured By Owner Oct 29, 2008  Professional Filmographer
Arigato.
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:iconwillcaligan:
WillCaligan Featured By Owner Oct 29, 2008
You are very welcome my friend.
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