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    Wip [WiP] Dragon Mountain and the Red Cavern

    I get the sneaking suspicion I'm going to need A LOT of motivation on this one! If I even finish it ... I'm trying out something new - line hatching with north-western illumination for relief. A classic cartographic approach, but nothing I've done quite so extensively before. The tools so far: 2 px wide hard pencil tool in layers.

    [WiP] Dragon Mountain and the Red Cavern-dragon_mountain_v1.jpg

    and a close up without the guide layers:

    [WiP] Dragon Mountain and the Red Cavern-dragon_mountain_v1_section.jpg

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    Looks like a fine start...
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    Looks nice and really time consuming. Good luck with it!
    I did something in the same spirit (http://www.cartographersguild.com/sh...ns-map-for-PCs) and it took me ... ages to finish it up. Exhausting
    I'll then be your cheerleader N° 1

    It's gonna be a marathon

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    Awesome undertaking...look forward to seeing this come along. It'll look really great when you are done.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Dain View Post
    Looks nice and really time consuming. Good luck with it!
    I did something in the same spirit (http://www.cartographersguild.com/sh...ns-map-for-PCs) and it took me ... ages to finish it up. Exhausting
    I'll then be your cheerleader N° 1

    It's gonna be a marathon
    Hehe, since you're from Switzerland, I can understand why you devote so much time to mountains as well ... they just tend to stick from the ground so obviously!

    Thanks for the cheerleading

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    [WiP] Dragon Mountain and the Red Cavern-dragon_mountain_v1-1_section.jpg

    And here we go, the mountain's growing slowly and I've added a darker base layer because the white glare was starting to hurt my eyes!

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    Just hope the technique has no copyrights because I must give it a try!
    Love it, can't wait to see the next wip pic

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    I think the technique involves mostly perseverance and thumb cramps!

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