Ooops, almost forgot to post - hope I'm not too late.
Here's the 'under-the-microscope' miniature I did for the challenge, 50mm x 50mm (2in x 2in), oil on paper - you can read about the process her… (View Post)
Finally had a chance to get back to this one. Some rocks done, and blocked in the foreground ready to add some more subtle details to hopefully give it some depth. We'll see. There are some water tan… (View Post)
Yep I agree with Denis - sounds like a lighting issue. Do you have a laminated photo or are you trying to do this from a screen? If the latter, I suggest getting a photo as that will make life much e… (View Post)
In another thread started by @Veronique on studio lighting (http://forum.drawmixpaint.com/discussion/comment/108185#Comment_108185) @dencal
and @Observer mentioned cheap LED lights by a brand called… (View Post)
I think I'm done with this. It was a lot of fun actually - painting so small means you have to be really careful - one tiny dab of the wrong value in the wrong place can throw the whole thing out.
I… (View Post)