#Deviant365 2015 Week 19Last WeekLast week, we asked you to discuss the importance of art in society. Congratulations to VivaFariy and George-B-Art who have won 600 points each. MayWeek 19This week was started with Mother's Day in a number of countries. We invite you to find or submit a piece of art that in some way relates to this holiday and share it with us. All entries must be received by Friday, May 15, 2015Submit entries by commenting below with a link of thumbnail to one piece of art. One winner will receive a DeviantArt Print worth up to $30.00.Good luck, and have a fantastic week!
Monday Munchies Every Monday, I will be featuring a single deviant's artwork. The deviant may be known or unknown, and may have received accolades or joined deviantART last week. By featuring just a single deviant, I hope to give the deviant some exposure and bring a little beauty to your week. I also include a short description about the artist and/or what draws me to their work. AisiiAna-Maria Ilinca | WebsiteI recently came across Aisii and was very intrigued by her modeling work. She has an incredible portfolio and a really strong presence in all of her work. Her expressions are strong, her clothing is beautiful, and the props that she often has make the piece interesting.These two pieces are really incredible. Not only is Aiss
#Deviant365 2015 Week 14Last WeekLast week, we asked you to tell us about a song that inspires you and why it inspires you. Congratulations to serel and George-B-Art who have each won a 3-month premium membership. MarchWeek 12This week, we want you to tell us about a deviant you know on DeviantArt. You may pick any deviant, someone who is a fantastic artist, a friend, or someone you met just yesterday, and tell us a little about them. Then, tell us why they are deviously awesome.All entries must be received by Friday, April 10th, 2015Submit entries by commenting below with a deviant's name and a little about them. Then tell us why they are deviously awesome.One (1) winner will receive a 1200 poi
Monday Munchies Every Monday, I will be featuring a single deviant's artwork. The deviant may be known or unknown, and may have received accolades or joined deviantART last week. By featuring just a single deviant, I hope to give the deviant some exposure and bring a little beauty to your week. I also include a short description about the artist and/or what draws me to their work. VisualEchosAndrew Thompson | GalleryI came across VisualEchos when they had this deviation featured as a Daily Deviation by Mrs-Durden. I was really stunned by how beautiful it was, not only did it frame the car beautifully, it also made the surroundings into something incredible. These pieces are simply gorgeous and every
Monday Munchies Every Monday, I will be featuring a single deviant's artwork. The deviant may be known or unknown, and may have received accolades or joined deviantART last week. By featuring just a single deviant, I hope to give the deviant some exposure and bring a little beauty to your week. I also include a short description about the artist and/or what draws me to their work. LiliumEternalLilium Eternal | FacebookThis piece caught my eye recently. A simple idea, perfected. The piece is simply magnificent and leaves the viewer staring into the nest looking for life, happiness, and freedom. This piece also caught my eye. Again such a simple idea but this time with tiny details, ornaments and ways for the
Monday Munchies Every Monday, I will be featuring a single deviant's artwork. The deviant may be known or unknown, and may have received accolades or joined deviantART last week. By featuring just a single deviant, I hope to give the deviant some exposure and bring a little beauty to your week. I also include a short description about the artist and/or what draws me to their work. LinsenSchussDane Vetter | WebsiteAfter 3wyl featured LinsenSchuss's The Golden Champagne I was introduced to the incredible photography by Dane Vetter. Dane's photographs are mesmerizing, not only capturing perfect detail, but doing so with an exciting and beautiful aspect. Take this piece, a simple g
#Deviant365 Week 6 2015Last WeekLast week, we asked you to write an adventure story in 100 words or less, and it must contain a plot twist!. Congratulations to Muruni and Hedwigs-art who have each won a 3-month Premium Membership, courtesy of DeviantArt. FebruaryWeek 5This week, we want you to have a discussion with us. Discuss with another deviant below or answer the question yourself How does technology impact the creation of art?All entries must be received by Friday, February 13, 2015Submit entries by commenting below with your thoughts or replying to another deviant's comment. 2 deviants will receive 600 points!Good luck, and have a fantastic week!
January 2015 Film + Animation Daily DeviationsThese Daily Deviations were the selected few from January 2015. Please take a look at them all, they are incredible! Scare Tactics Stop Motion Animated Music Video by meeshel99 Suggested by pulbernViking by sercantunali bionoid-EP01.2-Destination-Scene TWO by Dream-PiperSpring Moon Animation by @MichiruBokido
Monday Munchies Every Monday, I will be featuring a single deviant's artwork. The deviant may be known or unknown, and may have received accolades or joined deviantART last week. By featuring just a single deviant, I hope to give the deviant some exposure and bring a little beauty to your week. I also include a short description about the artist and/or what draws me to their work. Corvidae65Corvidae65 | GalleryI found Corvidae65's photography of firemen and was immediately amazed. The photography didn't focus on the fire, or the firemen it focused on the smoke. Each one lit beautifully making them an incredibly strong capture. However, Corvidae65 also has a beautiful gallery of other nature and abstract
Mr. Holmes or On the Struggles of Human MortalityArchive“Mr. Holmes,” or, On the Struggles of Human Mortality:iconireneadler76: IreneAdler76:iconackeibler: ackeiblerOutstanding in the FieldTwitterFacebookGoogle+The upcoming film Mr. Holmes, based on the novel “A Slight Trick of the Mind” by Mitch Cullin, is about a 93 year old Sherlock Holmes who is in the process of writing his story and piecing together events from a 30 year old case that he feels is unfinished. In the midst of these endeavors Holmes is also trying to solve the mysteries of human
Tomasz Opasinski: So You Wanna Be In PicturesShare|ArchivesEntertainment Advertising Creative Directorby techgnoticDream MerchantWhen his dream of one day being Captain of a naval vessel was taken away from him due to his irreparable poor eyesight, Tomasz Opasinski turned to his most powerful talent in life: he could draw and paint. Still in his native Poland, he enrolled in the School of Advertising, taking courses in computers and publishing.The Polish Navy’s loss was an incalculable gain for worldwide creative arts lovers, especially fans of movies and the innovative movie poste
Collection: Shine A LightArchiveShine a Light:iconrwslavin: RWSlavin:iconbaxiaart: BaxiaArtlightTwitterFacebookGoogle+Light means so many things in our lives beyond mere illumination.Cinematographers call the hour just before the sun sets “the magic hour.” Movie producers and directors schedule the shooting of love scenes and other important moments in their script to take advantage of the powerful effect that “magic hour” sunlight subliminally exerts on our psyches. The Dutch master painters of the 17th century were expert in focusing the eye on the “story
Collection: Celestial IllusionsArchiveCelestial Illusions:iconrwslavin: RWSlavin:iconjustv23: JustV23Grand EclipseTwitterFacebookGoogle+Back when it was common knowledge that the sun and all the planets revolved around our Earth, the phenomena of solar and lunar eclipses were mysterious and terrifying occurrences. Were the gods unhappy with us? Were these heavenly messages indicating the End of Days had arrived? Emperors and kings often felt a familial connection with the Sun, and so feared its temporary withdrawal from the sky to be a warning of its unhappiness with royal actions. Desp
Taking Your Art to The Next Level in 2015!ArchiveTaking your art to the next level in 2015!:iconSuzanne-Helmigh: Suzanne-Helmigh:iconQrumzsjem: QrumzsjemDuel of the fatesTwitterFacebookGoogle+ForewordBy :icontechgnotic: techgnoticFamously said by many, “Ninety percent of success is showing up.” How true it is about a soul killing combination: looking at what our own first efforts in any endeavor, particularly art, result in, and then looking at the works of far more experienced artists. Giving up always seems the logical, if panicked,
Deviousness - May 2015In Recognition of Exemplary Membership and an Outstanding Spirit of helpfulness and mentoring within the DeviantArt community.Introducing theCHAMBA:iconthechamba:My name is Jeffrey Cruz and I'm a Melbourne-based Comic book Artist that goes under the pen-name of 'Chamba'. I've been drawing for as long as I can remember, back when I would copy images of Transformers from the back of the toy packaging. That year, my Love for creating art was born.During my first year of University back in 2003, I was introduced to DeviantArt as part of class task to join an 'online community', something that was very foreign to me. Being part of DeviantArt had allowed me to open up my eyes to the variety of styles that existed beyond my own backyard and of the people who created such works. Throughout the years I've not only made life-long fr
Today's Headlines From The News Desk 5-20-15ArchiveToday’s Headlines From The News DeskMay 20, 2015:iconmoonbeam13: Moonbeam13:icondeevelliott: DeevElliottTwitterFacebookGoogle+My Magical Adventuresharkie19 has been working on a personal project to create a printed children’s book, whose lead character can be customized to look like any child, including all ethnicities and special needs. Learn more about this wonderful project here.
PE: Decorating Your ProfileCommunity WeekYour profile page is the first thing people will see when they click on your name, so it's very important to leave a good impression! This article will provide some useful tips and tricks for both premium and non-premium members who want to convert their profile into their own, unique page. First off, some Do's and Don'ts of profile decoration:Do:Use dA's profile widgets-- there are lots of great options to chose fromShow off some art (that's what people are here for!)Express your personality through colors, stamps, gifs, etc.Don't:Add so many images that your profile takes forever to loadUse garish or headache-inducing colorsMake text difficult to read with dark backgroundsNon-Premium WidgetsWhile many widgets are restricted or locked for non-premium members, there are still a variety of great widgets that you can add to your profile, even without a membership.
Anatomy Lessons: How to improve faster in 6 steps!'Life Drawing 5' by algaegoblinDo you know how to sketch human figures but do you want to refine your anatomy skills? Or do you not know anatomy at all and you are tired to trust your imagination? Did you notice you create disproportions in your drawings?If you are aspiring artists and you already have your own style, you might as well believe you have no need of a guide, but you are wrong. Before exaggerating human proportions and begin to have your own style, you first have to know the basics. This little guide is the result of an accurate research and 5 years of high school of art, and it's created for all those who want to learn something new or just make a useful review.For those who have already studied art, my suggestion is to go to step 6 or trying to repeat all steps in Digital format. STEP 1First of all, if you want to learn faster you should draw using traditi
Film + Animation Daily Deviation Roundup - Nov '13The following deviations were featured by myself, TimberClipse, and kingmancheng during November 2013 for the Film & Animation galleries. We truly hope you enjoy these films! Humano Nt by Meme-candiaFeatured by kingmanchengBehind the Curtain by GrandGuignolBudapestFeatured by TimberClipseFly by KrizstofSuggested by pulbern Featured by kingmancheng Kochab - web version by lost-artist89Featured by TimberClipse Triangle - timelapse-movie by PaintpaulFeatured by TimberClipse