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    DuneFish's Dune Sketches

    Postby DuneFishUK » 15 Sep 2008 16:13

    I've been meaning to start posting a couple of things for a while, but never git round to it... until now . I can't promise brilliant Simon-style beautifully finished images - most of these are unfinished, and those that are 'finished' are rough-as-fuck :P

    Most of these are done in photoshop - it's much more forgiving for a sketchy bastard like myself compared to real paper etc.

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    Postby DuneFishUK » 15 Sep 2008 16:16

    Some of this lot were done off my own bat, but others were done for a game Mod based on Dune that I've done some art for. Not really sure what's happening with that atm, but I'll definately plug it and post more if it takes off again :).

    Some character sketches - some for the mod, and some for my own idea for a Naraj-based RPG.
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    Atreides Cargoman, Harkonnen Fighting man, Sardaukar (new), Sardaukar (old)
    Quizrate Scribe, Jihadi, Jihadi, Jihadi Legislator
    Nobleman, Traitor Noble, High class smuggler, CHOAM Agent.

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    And a tank to fulfill the action-battle quota :)
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    Postby DuneFishUK » 15 Sep 2008 16:34

    Environment ideas.

    Arrakeen
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    Postby DuneFishUK » 15 Sep 2008 16:41

    New stuff. :)
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    I love GEOD... but even from the very first time I read it, I always sort of wished Leto's car had guns concealed on it :) .. (Yes I know I'm going to hell)
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    Postby A Thing of Eternity » 15 Sep 2008 16:51

    I like the sketchyness of it all. Well done.
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    Postby inhuien » 15 Sep 2008 17:48

    10/10 Really liked the steampunk edge to them.
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    Postby TheDukester » 15 Sep 2008 17:50

    Very ... sketchy. :)

    Good stuff; very provocative.

    Do you have any Sardaukar with big hats? They are very popular around here.
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    Postby Nekhrun » 15 Sep 2008 20:51

    That's some of the best Dune stuff I've seen online. Nice work.
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    Postby Rakis » 15 Sep 2008 21:25

    Oooooo...Simon has some competition !!!

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    Postby Ampoliros » 15 Sep 2008 23:19

    I definitely like the idea of Dune as a Graphic novel or anime-style movie. If only I was an eccentric billionare, I'd fund the project.
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    Postby Tyrant » 16 Sep 2008 01:40

    my god those are amazing ... you have some sick talent dude
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    Postby SandChigger » 16 Sep 2008 08:08

    NICE. :D
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    Postby Secher_Nbiw » 16 Sep 2008 09:13

    Man, these are fantastic!
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    Postby Ghost » 16 Sep 2008 09:33

    Those drawings are pretty good, keep up the good work!
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    Postby DuneFishUK » 16 Sep 2008 16:06

    Cheers for the response guys, I'm glad you like 'em. :)

    I'm hoping to re-read the chronicles (all 6... if I don't get sidetracked :P) when I finish my current book. So I'll definitely be doing some more pretty soon... if not sooner :D
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    Postby A Thing of Eternity » 16 Sep 2008 16:10

    Definitely keep em coming, I'm always looking for inspiration for the Dune leg sleeve I've been planning, and fan art has been giving me quite a few ideas.
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    Postby Nekhrun » 16 Sep 2008 16:52

    A Thing of Eternity wrote:Definitely keep em coming, I'm always looking for inspiration for the Dune leg sleeve I've been planning, and fan art has been giving me quite a few ideas.

    Wouldn't a leg sleeve be called a pant leg?
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    Postby A Thing of Eternity » 16 Sep 2008 16:55

    Nekhrun wrote:
    A Thing of Eternity wrote:Definitely keep em coming, I'm always looking for inspiration for the Dune leg sleeve I've been planning, and fan art has been giving me quite a few ideas.

    Wouldn't a leg sleeve be called a pant leg?


    Har-dy har har. :D Yes, it would. But that doesn't have a very nice ring to it now does it? I don't make up the names for things, I just use em.
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    Postby Nekhrun » 16 Sep 2008 16:58

    A Thing of Eternity wrote:
    Nekhrun wrote:
    A Thing of Eternity wrote:Definitely keep em coming, I'm always looking for inspiration for the Dune leg sleeve I've been planning, and fan art has been giving me quite a few ideas.

    Wouldn't a leg sleeve be called a pant leg?


    Har-dy har har. :D Yes, it would. But that doesn't have a very nice ring to it now does it? I don't make up the names for things, I just use em.

    Next time I go into the shop I use for more work I'll ask the artist if he does pant legs.
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    Postby Simon » 18 Sep 2008 04:39

    I agree, very good stuff DuneFish. I really liked your fremen design and Baron up top. Were these all digital, or did they start with a sketch?
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    Postby chanilover » 18 Sep 2008 11:25

    Cool, I like the pic of Carthag.
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    Postby Omphalos » 18 Sep 2008 14:31

    Those are very, very good. Please post more
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    Postby guild navigator » 18 Sep 2008 16:05

    Do you take requests?
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    Postby cmsahe » 19 Sep 2008 00:18

    Congratulations, beautiful drawings!


    DuneFishUK wrote:Cheers for the response guys, I'm glad you like 'em. :)

    I'm hoping to re-read the chronicles (all 6... if I don't get sidetracked :P) when I finish my current book. So I'll definitely be doing some more pretty soon... if not sooner :D
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    Postby DuneFishUK » 19 Sep 2008 16:12

    Thanks everyone!

    Simon wrote:I agree, very good stuff DuneFish. I really liked your fremen design and Baron up top. Were these all digital, or did they start with a sketch?


    Thanks Simon, yeah these are pretty much all completely digital. I'm a bit rubbish at using real pencils :P

    guildnavigator wrote:Do you take requests?


    Requests sound like hard work, but I'm always open to suggestions :)

    Specialist subject pictures of Leto II by any chance? :shock: :roll:
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