Sketch of a heron

Discussion in 'Birds' started by Elf_8, Oct 10, 2005.

  1. Well, of course, there is quite a lot of postprocessing in this one. The colour original is not bad, but I kept on working on it to translate the gracious line of the heron against the ripple of the water, and this is what I came finally up to.
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  2. I love the effect Christian. wish the head had been to the side a bit to give a bit more at the top, but neat work!
    Dave
     
  3. Thanks for the comment Dave.
    I have several others like the following. In the first post, I focused on the thin neck, no beak, to emphasize the abstract allure, but I get your point.
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