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Postby Hideki_Hids » Thu Aug 09, 2018 9:42 pm

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Subject title: Cartoony portrait

Hi! I've been trying to get better at values. I did this drawing on a paper and this is the scanned and edited version.
I have a Instagram, if you can critique my newest stuff I will be happy too!
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Postby bosinpai » Tue Aug 14, 2018 7:07 pm

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When you scan a pencil drawing often the values range is short.
One thing I like to do is running an auto-contrast filter from e.g. Krita and check if the result pops out more:


Postby fi_le » Tue Aug 14, 2018 7:16 pm

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The filter worked wonders, good job man!

I don't know if this exists in Krita; in Corel Painter there is a pretty wierd tool where you can select edges of how mild you want your values to get basically which should be even better for this kind of stuff. Here is a video on sketch presentation which uses it:

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