Old man is old...

Old man is old...

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Title: Old man is old...
Pixel Artist: Fernando208  (Level 1 Gangster :: 275 points)
Posted: 3/16/2014 11:30
Palette: 8 colors
Statistics:  16 comments    8 faves    0 avatars

This is a portrait of Dumbledore for the Weekly Challenge


Weekly Challenge: Young/OldWeekly Challenge: Young/Old

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Fernando208 (Level 1 Gangster) @ 3/25/2014 12:23

Oh thanks jalonso 


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jalonso (Level 11 Godfather) @ 3/25/2014 11:42

Fernando208, see section 4 of cure's pixelart thread in the forum here
http://www.pixeljoint.com/forum/forum_posts.asp?TID=11299
 


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Fernando208 (Level 1 Gangster) @ 3/25/2014 11:17

What does "banding" mean?


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jalonso (Level 11 Godfather) @ 3/24/2014 18:25

Banding in an of itself is not a terrible thing. Its overdoing it in a piece that can distract a pixelart enthusiast because we know what we are looking at. The banding here is very minimal and I had to actually look and zoom to find a few bits not worth throwing into the mix. Even fool has some banding here and there that also in no way distract.

It is flawless, to me, because its just looks great and uses the palette in a very appealing way. It also shows enough skill and delibarate pixel placement and displays care and dedication to making a quality piece of pixelart on the technical side.

In viewing art one has to juggle what is there with what you see. Holding one side against the other, as a fellow pixelartist and not a Mod is highly unfair and my comment was written as a fellow PJer which I am first and foremost.

For the record when I review pixeart to add to the gallery as a Mod I only go by the technical side of the piece and established pixelart techniques and the 'norm' as we've come to know it and never, ever by the 'art'. If I ever did that I would hardly ever add anything.

I sometimes comment as an artist and other times as a Mod and say seemingly incosistent things...I can't help it because ya noes...I'm not flawless


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Friend (Level 1 Jukyu) @ 3/24/2014 16:24

jalonso, how is it flawless?  It has banding


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Fernando208 (Level 1 Gangster) @ 3/16/2014 13:46

Thanks guys 


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Mandrill (Level 8 Partner) @ 3/16/2014 13:32

Excellent indeed!          


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DatMuffinMan (Level 4 Mercenary) @ 3/16/2014 13:32

very nice work!


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Fernando208 (Level 1 Gangster) @ 3/16/2014 13:04

Thank you sir!


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skittle (Level 9 Nidan) @ 3/16/2014 12:50

Ooo, very smooth. Excellent piece!

EDIT: you should probably list your reference, still a nice piece ;)


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Fernando208 (Level 1 Gangster) @ 3/16/2014 12:40

Hehe thanks ^^


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Carnivac (Level 8 Shodan) @ 3/16/2014 12:38

Great portrait and uses the colours very well indeed.


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Fernando208 (Level 1 Gangster) @ 3/16/2014 12:31

Thanks man :)


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jalonso (Level 11 Godfather) @ 3/16/2014 12:18

Flawless.


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Fernando208 (Level 1 Gangster) @ 3/16/2014 11:45

Gracias 


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Pixelarg (Level 5 Rokkyu) @ 3/16/2014 11:34

Me encanta, esta excelente!


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