Extremely impressive! I really like the touch of adding some of the creatures that might be found in particular areas.
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How... how did you do the mapping on the parchment side? Was the forests and whatnot handdrawn? IF so, kick-ass (the continent is great as well, and I love how it looks, but I really like the style of the land drawn on the parchment).
I put the digital continents on one layer and then on another layer I drew around the coasts with the tablet then masked out areas on both layers to show/hide what I wanted in order to get the effect.
If the radiance of a thousand suns was to burst at once into the sky, that would be like the splendor of the Mighty One...I am become Death, the Shatterer of worlds.
-J. Robert Oppenheimer (father of the atom bomb) alluding to The Bhagavad Gita (Chapter 11, Verse 32)
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