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#1 Ddms

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Posted 30 June 2012 - 09:11 AM

This illustration was inspired by an old photo in a book. All the elements, including the driver's face, were constructed or re-constructed in Photoshop.

I tried to capture the feeling of the early days of road racing, as seen through the mists of time.


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#2 Ace-Garageguy

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Posted 02 July 2012 - 04:46 PM

That's a really nice atmosphere piece. Wish I had a time machine, or at least knew where to rent one.

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Posted 04 July 2012 - 04:06 AM

More information, please. You say "all elements were constructed in Photoshop"... does that mean this image was "drawn" in Photoshop? Or is this a PS montage (the race car placed into the background photo)?

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Posted 10 July 2012 - 05:53 AM

I can see that a lot of work has been done on the Bugatti - very simplified, with outboard levers removed, etc.