A while back I came across a digital painting that was so life-like. I felt shamed into bettering my own skills. So I locked myself in my room, surrounded by fresh tutorials, a nice picture of Benedict and my tablet. And this was the result!
It's not my favourite, but definitely the one I'm most proud of! It took forever, but I think it paid off.
A lot of times people say they thought a painting was a photograph, before looking closer, but I can honestly say this is the first time I've thought that about my own work. And secretly I'm very proud
Oh, and the reference photo, in case you were curious: [link]
After I finished this one I wrote a new tutorial about painting eyes:[link]
The first one: