Shop Mobile More Submit  Join Login
Eternal Moment by taenaron Eternal Moment by taenaron

:bulletred: Eternal Moment :bulletred:

This is the second picture in my series named "First Snow". I really had fun doing the image and I love the mood I finally got there. I would love to see such a morning.

Used Terragen as base, but only the smaller mountains in the background are original, rest are own stocks. I also tried to improve my flares. And, of course as usual, some little details such as the pengiuns standing there an chilling :D

:bulletred: Wallpaperpack :bulletred:

The wallpaper is available in the following sizes:
- 1024x768
- 1280x1024
- 1440x900
- 1600x900
- 1600x1200
- 1680x1050
- 1920x1080
- 1920x1200

Add a Comment:
 
:iconrahll:
Let me start by saying I love this. I think the balance of colors and the mood you achieved is fantastic, feels like a place that I'd like to visit, despite the fact that it feels almost inhospitable. The snow and mountains are especially well done, I've probably got myself a new wallpaper now.

One of the things that bothers me, though, is it seems almost like you have a a very slight lack of direction. What I mean is you have three different man made elements in the painting, and although it's good to have variety, having singular instances of those things I think weakens the piece. You have the ship, the block of buildings, and the little structures/figures to the lower left.

I feel if you perhaps took one of the three elements out, or repeated additional instances of some of them, the piece would feel more cohesive. One thing they do well, though, is lead your eye through the piece, which is great.

The only other thing that I think stands out a little bit are those buildings you put in. I love the sense of massive scale you have, but I might put some more in to the left, or maybe some indications in front of the mountains, so it doesn't feel so much as one monstrous construction, and more like a city.

Other than that, I might indicate some lighting from the star on them, they seem like they should be getting hit on the edge at the very least, and I think it might help you tie the two halves together by bringing some orange into that side.

All in all, fantastic job dude, I really love it. My critique sort of comes down to nitpicking, but when a piece is so solid, that's really all you can do. I admire the quality in your work and cant wait to see what you do next.
What do you think?
The Artist thought this was FAIR
107 out of 108 deviants thought this was fair.

The Artist has requested Critique on this Artwork

Please sign up or login to post a critique.

:icontaenaron:
taenaron Featured By Owner Dec 6, 2009   Digital Artist
thanks a lot :)
Reply
:iconmadwomans:
madwomans Featured By Owner Nov 30, 2009  Hobbyist Photographer
That's beautiful
Reply
:icontaenaron:
taenaron Featured By Owner Nov 30, 2009   Digital Artist
thanks :)
Reply
:iconmadwomans:
madwomans Featured By Owner Dec 1, 2009  Hobbyist Photographer
your welcome! =)
Reply
:iconrv-tide:
RV-TIDE Featured By Owner Nov 29, 2009  Professional Digital Artist
Epic. The overall mood and tone is really kool, and the subtler touches help to bring it up too. good work
Reply
:iconsnuffy77:
snuffy77 Featured By Owner Nov 29, 2009  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I love your work, and this just helps show how great of an artist you are. :D
Reply
:icontaenaron:
taenaron Featured By Owner Nov 30, 2009   Digital Artist
hehe thank you :)
Reply
:iconmoodyblue:
MoodyBlue Featured By Owner Nov 29, 2009  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Great mood and colours!
Reply
:icontaenaron:
taenaron Featured By Owner Nov 29, 2009   Digital Artist
thanks :)
Reply
:iconsynax444:
synax444 Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2009
:iconfacepalmplz: thought i faved this already..... i love the atmosphere, you nailed the snow too... epic
Reply
:icontaenaron:
taenaron Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2009   Digital Artist
thanks :)
Reply
:icontapsiloglog:
tapsiloglog Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2009
0h look two people enjoying the scenery!
Reply
:icontaenaron:
taenaron Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2009   Digital Artist
ya :D
Reply
:iconsxyfrg:
SxyfrG Featured By Owner Nov 26, 2009  Hobbyist Photographer
And i jizz in my pants
Reply
:icontaenaron:
taenaron Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2009   Digital Artist
:O :O_o:
Reply
:iconsxyfrg:
SxyfrG Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2009  Hobbyist Photographer
That's how good this picture is ;)
Reply
:icontaenaron:
taenaron Featured By Owner Nov 27, 2009   Digital Artist
hehe thanks :)
Reply
:iconlenedict:
Lenedict Featured By Owner Nov 26, 2009  Student General Artist
Wow, stunning work! The right side of it reminds me a bit of the cover of Leverage's latest album, Circus Colossus, a true gem among this year's music releases^^ Really worth giving a try ;)

Anyway, this is a beautiful piece, I like your technique and colour palette^^
Reply
:icontaenaron:
taenaron Featured By Owner Nov 26, 2009   Digital Artist
thank you :)
Reply
:iconlenedict:
Lenedict Featured By Owner Nov 26, 2009  Student General Artist
Most welcome :)
Reply
:iconperterra:
Perterra Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2009
breath taking
Reply
:icontaenaron:
taenaron Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2009   Digital Artist
thanks :)
Reply
:iconphoboske:
PhobosKE Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2009  Hobbyist Digital Artist
great work as usual
Reply
:icontaenaron:
taenaron Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2009   Digital Artist
thanks :)
Reply
:iconphoboske:
PhobosKE Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2009  Hobbyist Digital Artist
np
Reply
:iconaz7ec-c:
Az7ec-C Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2009  Hobbyist General Artist
Die Farben links sind gut. Doch die rechts ka :/
die sind meiner meinung nach nicht kräftig genug...

Hattest bessere imo ;/
Reply
:icontaenaron:
taenaron Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2009   Digital Artist
kann ja nich immer allen gleichgut gefallen :) danke fürs comment!
Reply
:iconaz7ec-c:
Az7ec-C Featured By Owner Nov 26, 2009  Hobbyist General Artist
Vllt rechts ein bisschen an der Sättigung schrauben...
sooo schlecht find ich es nun auch nicht :/
Reply
:iconssrmnm:
SSRMNM Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2009
Cold blue with some warm red/yellow, classic :) Always works^^
Reply
:icontaenaron:
taenaron Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2009   Digital Artist
thanks :)
Reply
:icondnb-noise:
dnb-nOise Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2009  Professional Interface Designer
Amazing man!
Reply
:icontaenaron:
taenaron Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2009   Digital Artist
thank you ;)
Reply
:iconmarchibial-arts:
Marchibial-Arts Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2009  Student General Artist
herrlichst =)
Reply
:icontaenaron:
taenaron Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2009   Digital Artist
danke :D
Reply
:iconsunt-arcana-rerum:
sunt-arcana-rerum Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2009
realy nice!
Reply
:icontaenaron:
taenaron Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2009   Digital Artist
thanks :D
Reply
:iconorange-1:
Orange-1 Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2009
Hey, There!
Great Work! Fantastic!:-)
Reply
:icontaenaron:
taenaron Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2009   Digital Artist
thanks a lot ;)
Reply
:icondm7:
DM7 Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2009  Professional Digital Artist
Wow! Incredible wallpaper! I like how dark-toned it is, but yet bright enough to bring my desktop to life! Keep it up! Although I agree with Rahll with objects/people, it's 9.5/10! :thumbsup:
Reply
:icontaenaron:
taenaron Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2009   Digital Artist
thank you :)
Reply
:icondm7:
DM7 Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2009  Professional Digital Artist
You're welcome :D
Reply
:iconmilo13200:
milo13200 Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2009  Hobbyist Digital Artist
That's truly a masterpiece! i really like the depth in it enhanced by those snowflakes! you really push our imagination beyond with your compositions ;) a great thanks ;)
Reply
:icontaenaron:
taenaron Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2009   Digital Artist
no, thank you ;)
Reply
:icontheharlequinsmask:
TheHarlequinsMask Featured By Owner Nov 24, 2009  Professional Photographer
Superb, like all of your work! :clap: :clap: :clap:
Reply
:icontaenaron:
taenaron Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2009   Digital Artist
thanks man :)
Reply
:iconpriteeboy:
priteeboy Featured By Owner Nov 24, 2009  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I'm impressed by the snow, that looks very good and adds a lot of depth too :) It's hard to tell where the Terragen ends and the photo bits start too, good merging of those :sherlock:
Reply
:icontaenaron:
taenaron Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2009   Digital Artist
thanks a lot Matthew :)
Reply
:iconenzudes1gn:
EnzuDes1gn Featured By Owner Nov 24, 2009  Professional Interface Designer
incredible stuff man :wow:
Reply
:icontaenaron:
taenaron Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2009   Digital Artist
thanks man :)
Reply
:iconcsnyder:
CSnyder Featured By Owner Nov 24, 2009
so much to look at here, really nice and i love all the lil details
Reply
Add a Comment:
 
×
  • Art Print
  • Canvas
  • Photo
  • Art Gifts
Download ZIP download, 8.5 MB




Details

Submitted on
November 24, 2009
File Size
8.5 MB
Link
Thumb
Embed

Stats

Views
43,595 (9 today)
Favourites
1,145 (who?)
Comments
138
Downloads
4,929 (1 today)
×