Do you answer every question that is asked to you here? besides the ones that are overly offensive of course (though I see you let some of those through) What I mean is are there some questions you feel you, for whatever reason, cannot answer honestly so you skip them?
There are presently 7481 questions in the queue.
So yes, I don’t answer all of them. I don’t know that I answer most of them. here aren’t enough hours in the day.
Some I don’t answer because they’re just offensive, or insult somebody I work with. Some I don’t answer because they’re asking for spoilers, whether they realize that or not. Some I don’t answer because there’s some situation legal or otherwise that prevents me from discussing whatever the issue is. Some I don’t answer because I’m simply not interested in them. Some I don’t answer because they’re insane. Some I don’t answer because I’ve already answered them a million times before.
If you don’t get an answer, it doesn’t mean that you’re done anything wrong or that there’s some conspiracy around whatever thing you might be asking about. There are dozens of reasons for why I might not have answered a given question—including simply “ran out of time.”
Love your work. How do you keep all your drawings so consistent? Is there a program you use to give your drawings a more dynamic effect?
Cheers! I’m glad that you find the work consistent - it’s certainly something I strive for and it’s rewarding to hear that it comes across that way. I think it just boils down to practice and intent. For faces in particular, I kind of view each character as having a different “scaffold” - the parts of the face all fall into place differently depending on the character, and I try to keep that in mind as I draw. Miles’ face is proportioned differently than Ganke’s. It’s much easier on male characters, and I find drawing unique women much more challenging.
As far as programs, there are a few things that photoshop allows me to do - create custom brushes (some for FX, others just to get a more attractive line while drawing) or manipulate objects’ shape and perspective, but it’s not like the program does it *for* me. I wish there was just a “make it look cool” button to press, but like any tool it’s just a matter of learning to use it effectively through hours and hours and hours of practice. And that’s the part that I enjoy - the experimentation, the learning, the creation.
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