Working on something for a client, and not everything makes it to the cut – presenting FlyHero, a spruced up idea from the cutting room floor, slathered with Photoshop Effects.
He reminds me of a World’s Fair kind of innovator, just vaguely Rocketeer or steampunk, but not really.
For this I didn’t make a sketch. I really deviated from my normal way of drawing. I used many different references, pulled and combined shapes, and then grabbed the shadows with the lasso selection tool trying to not really sweat it. I pulled it into Illustrator and did a Live Trace to grab clean shapes, then back to Photoshop to add RAD FX.Tagged with: Commission • my art • steampunk