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Caricature I WIP by mynti Caricature I WIP by mynti
My first caricature... I know it's not a drastic change but it's weird to distort features... haha.

Anyhow I've been wanting to try caricatures for a while... I may or may not finish, but I got my cheapie screen video capture program figured now... Unfortunately the first file was weird but I noticed it pretty fast and fixed the settings.

Sooo for the first time you can watch me paint on youtube... XD

Sketches - [link]
Part one - [link]
Part two - [link]

Anyhow this was a fun hour... enjoy :)

I'll upload some more videos later... for now I'mma sleep!
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Eponymus Featured By Owner May 14, 2010  Professional General Artist
Excellent ! And you're right, it is all subjective... it is amazing to watch how same man can be differently well caricatured by different authors exploring different angles.
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hildemrt Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2010
Awesome work, thanks!
Featured in my article here: [link]

:D
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cyrus24 Featured By Owner Feb 8, 2010   Digital Artist
beautiful
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:iconmynti:
mynti Featured By Owner Feb 16, 2010  Professional General Artist
Thank you!
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:icondwsel:
dwsel Featured By Owner Feb 3, 2009   Digital Artist
That looks really nice!
I've seen on the video you're painting upside down. Does it help you that much to concentrate on the form?
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:iconmynti:
mynti Featured By Owner Feb 4, 2009  Professional General Artist
Yes :) I usually flip or paint upside down every time... traditionally or digitally. :nod:
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ducklin-th Featured By Owner May 12, 2008  Professional Photographer
pretty nice.. A lil bit more details around the eyes and it will be really cool
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:iconmynti:
mynti Featured By Owner May 13, 2008  Professional General Artist
yeah... this is incomplete, it's why it's in scraps... I've been dabbling in caricature but I still have a ways to go before I'll finish one out to completion :) This is the one I've worked longest on so far though.
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Hubby-N-Dad Featured By Owner May 5, 2008
nice piece. and an amazing actor....
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:iconmynti:
mynti Featured By Owner May 7, 2008  Professional General Artist
Yeah, he's one of my favorite actors!
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AshleighPopplewell Featured By Owner May 4, 2008  Professional General Artist
Morgan Freeman? If so, fabulous...actually, fabulous regardless! lol

Sounds cool. *goes to youtube*
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Alis86 Featured By Owner May 2, 2008  Student Digital Artist
amazing job!
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:icontawtwi:
tawtwi Featured By Owner May 2, 2008
amazing.
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wormthingy Featured By Owner May 2, 2008  Professional Filmographer
isn't he the black guy from Seven?
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:iconmynti:
mynti Featured By Owner May 2, 2008  Professional General Artist
Yar, Morgan Freeman. :thumbsup:
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BajuszGG Featured By Owner May 2, 2008
It's very nice... :) All part of the picture is absolutely realistic... :lol: I hope, you'll make a lot of caricatures in the future. :D
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MissusHow Featured By Owner May 1, 2008  Student Artist
I kinda like him! You may want to study some political cartoons over at cagle or something. They've got some good examples of caricatures.
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mynti Featured By Owner May 2, 2008  Professional General Artist
Doing and seeing are quite different... it's difficult to assess how far one should exaggerate and where to do it. I figured the nose, mouth and ears should be larger because those are the things I notice about him.... however, I could be wrong - it's all subjective.

Anyhow I have studied quite a few caricature sites, but I won't learn by looking...
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