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Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann (天元突破グレンラガン)

Original image board art from Gurren Lagann episode #26, with Simon’s parallel universe and a different kind of Kamina. Illustrated by image board artist Daisuke Kikuchi (菊池大介) in the Gurren Lagann Image Board (Amazon US | JP).

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…Takaramachi (Treasure Town) environment concept art from Tekkonkinkreet - adapted from the manga, ‘Black and White’ byTaiyō Matsumoto… Art director: Shinji Kimura -  director: Michael Arias - animation by Studio 4°C

Some more value thumbnail ideation of cards in my board game, once again using the same value blocking technique that I utilize in my cinematography studies (which you can view here and here). 

You can check out a full tutorial of how I take these initial thumbnails to full color illustration–including short step by step explanations–here

I’ve been testing for a new project at work this last week, so I haven’t had much time to compile posts! Why is time always so jam packed?! I have so many things I want to create, and so little time to try fitting it all into! Can anyone loan me a hyperbolic time chamber?

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…image boards & concept art from Tekkonkinkreet - adapted from the manga, ‘Black and White’ byTaiyō Matsumoto… Art director: Shinji Kimura -  director: Michael Arias - animation by Studio 4°C