Amarlin: The black market

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more atmospheric depth and more detail in front

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detailing some areas

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Finished the detail work on the background

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detail work on the background

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Continued the detail on top part, as it didn't feel very confined as i wanted to be.

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Tried to even out the values, more to the back is lighter, in the front is darker.

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Still struggling to find the values that work. I thought of closthing that was naturally darker of value vs lighter ones, but that was interfering with atmospheric perspective.

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Started working on the left side of the picture. By focusing detail on one part, I had a clear guideline for detail for the other areas.

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As in the sketch, i started adding some hanging drapery, had a hard time figuring out the shapes.

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Found reference photos to work with. I cut them out and placed them in a composition that worked.

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Sketch of the fish market. I had a clear idea from the start. Inspired by asian floating markets.

Part of my graduation project where i wanted to establish a fictional world and its civilization. By showing narrative visuals about their decisions and struggle for a safe future.