Shadowness - FrozenStar My first encounter with art when I signed up to DeviantArt; I was simply fascinated by the diversity and art displayed there. One of the very first wo... en The Graceful Dance of Swans <a href=""><img src="" /></a><br />Inspired by the original "Swan Lake", as a portrayal of Odette emerging in her human form in the moonlight and dancing with the swans on the lake. I plan on making a series revolving around fairytales, some maybe with a dark spin to them?! :P Resources used: Model from Fotolia by Alexander Yakovlev Swans Water ripples Hair Gazebo and bridge were freebies on PNGtubes Background partially rendered in Poser and my own resources for some of the foliage Tue, 13 May 2014 06:16:12 -0400 Cold War Transmissions <a href=""><img src="" /></a><br />An attempt at a more cinematic style of manipulation. More branching out. Also the result of 2 sleepless nights. Title inspired by Anberlin - Cold War Transmissions. A great song Stock used: Model Some effects Partial background Sky Clutter around model + jets from OfficialPSDs Fri, 30 Nov 2012 19:45:29 -0500 Never Forgotten <a href=""><img src="" /></a><br />This was done for the 2012 Halloween Competition at <a href="">Renderosity</a>, themed <b>Unhappily Ever After</b> I was the lucky winner of the 1st place in the 2D category. The story behind it is there's no greater tragedy than a mother losing a child. If there's one "unhappily ever after", this is it. All wounds heal over time, and other losses of loved ones easier to bear as time goes, but a lost child is never forgotten by his mother. I didn't experience such tragedy (no babies had or lost) but I have friends who had and I can still feel their pain. All resources purchased, with credits below: model from Fotolia Stroller by objekt-stock Partial background from PNGTubes by moonchild-ljilja Partial background from Sveva @ RMP "Darkness Falls II" Cross, candles from Folkvangar "Gothic Essence" Corset from Folkvangar "Bruja" Fog brushes by deviney @ Daz Sat, 03 Nov 2012 05:46:27 -0400 Aphrodite <a href=""><img src="" /></a><br />A remake for a very very old Aphrodite themed manip from 2007. Old manip, started 2 years ago and finished recently. Model from PhotoXpress Background from Dreamstime Waves from Dreamstime free section Water brushes by own Thu, 01 Nov 2012 14:57:27 -0400 The Walking Dead <a href=""><img src="" /></a><br />Recent work. If it wasn't already obvious, it was inspired by The Walking Dead tv show As well as endless hours put into zombie game like Dead Island and Left 4 Dead. Model from DepositPhotos Background from DepositPhotos Zombie by nhuval-stock Zombie by stocked-n-loaded Grunge brushes by keren-r Grunge brushes by exchanged-stock and Horror FX brushes by Raptura @ Renderosity Tue, 30 Oct 2012 05:43:38 -0400 Disturbia <a href=""><img src="" /></a><br />Old old work. Done well over a year ago. But seemed fit to post around Halloween this year. Inspired by Rihanna's "Disturbia" Model from Photoexpress: 20043858 Candles from ~folkvangar's store - "Gothic Essence" Tue, 30 Oct 2012 05:41:21 -0400 Year 3012 <a href=""><img src="" /></a><br /> <b> Stock:</b> Model and future city from Shutterstock Planet from one of the Cosmos packs by funerium at Box rendered by me (Crates & Containers 2.0 @ Daz3D) Metal mechanical bits around model + headpiece rendered by me (Borg Dreams 2 & 3 by designfera @ Renderosity) Glasses rendered by me (Shades of Xion 2 by Inception8 @ Renderosity) Fri, 24 Feb 2012 06:46:24 -0500 Harley Quinn <a href=""><img src="" /></a><br />Now this may sound odd, but I'm not really familiar with the game Batman Arkham City! My boyfriend is a fan and has played it, but I've never even seen the game. This was inspired by a photo as part of an article on Batman Arkham City in the gaming magazine Level. You can see it here: Used: Amelia by Freja @ RMP Anarchy by Rhiannon & RPublishing @ RMP HR-045 by ali @ RMP Victress Outfit by Propschick @ RMP Wild Thing II by Pretty3D @ RMP Dirty Pretty Materials by parrotdolphin @ RMP 2012 by Sveva @ RMP Tue, 07 Feb 2012 15:36:32 -0500 Traveler <a href=""><img src="" /></a><br />A more "vanilla" render. No postwork done besides brightness +10 and painting in a few strands of hair. I think the quality of my renders has vastly improved since AlfaSeed kindly helped me figure out a good set up of render settings, so this one goes out to them. Character: Amelia by Freja @ RMP Outfit: Fantasy Ranger for V4 by Xurge3D Hair: Evelyn Hair 2.0 by LittleFox @ RDNA Background: Among The Trees 3 by didi_mc @ RMP Tue, 07 Feb 2012 15:34:42 -0500 Army Baby <a href=""><img src="" /></a><br />Something more... pin-up. Originally I had intended for this to include a military aircraft, but it made the background look too busy so I discarded the idea. Model is not stock. This beautiful image was provided by the photographer DiJiTal Photography MM #443944 . Model is Maria Eriksson MM #138037 Other resources used: Road - Dreamstime free section Desert background and sky purchased from Renderosity (by didi_mc) Container boxes rendered in 3D Wed, 01 Feb 2012 16:36:29 -0500