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Ride to Gondor by AbePapakhian Ride to Gondor by AbePapakhian
preliminary sketch
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spaniard12 Featured By Owner Jan 15, 2013
Love your illustrations and sketches love your detail beautiful,thank you for shearing it
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mischief-in-action Featured By Owner Aug 13, 2011
Woah, this is a preliminary sketch? It's absolutely awesome, I can feel the amount of work which went into it. Gorgeous!
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paws4pictures Featured By Owner Jun 26, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
Ohhh awesome....I so love the charge scenes...better than any other movie, and this drawing is perfection.
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AbePapakhian Featured By Owner Jun 30, 2011  Professional Traditional Artist
Thank you.
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Finglas Featured By Owner Jun 20, 2011
wow epic!
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:iconabepapakhian:
AbePapakhian Featured By Owner Jun 22, 2011  Professional Traditional Artist
Thank you.
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Finglas Featured By Owner Jul 5, 2011
Youre welcome, your works are really amazing
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ivoignob Featured By Owner May 22, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
If this is a scetch then.... :S
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Quenta-Silmarillion Featured By Owner Feb 3, 2011
Epic draw!
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CISP Featured By Owner Feb 14, 2010
You definetly know what a cavalry charge has to look like :-)
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AbePapakhian Featured By Owner Feb 14, 2010  Professional Traditional Artist
thanks, but I owe what I know to old masters. What really inspired the charge of the rohirrim was a beautiful painting by Ernest Meissonnier called Friedland. Now there is a cavalry charge! That's where I get my inspiration.
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gbindis Featured By Owner Jan 2, 2010
Woooow. Just wooow :D
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AbePapakhian Featured By Owner Jan 3, 2010  Professional Traditional Artist
thanks!
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:iconivoignob:
ivoignob Featured By Owner Dec 28, 2009  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I think I'm getting into Tolkien-mood again :)
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rocktigerlilly Featured By Owner Dec 5, 2009
wow.... I'm speechless, I cannot wait to see your finished work
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:iconabepapakhian:
AbePapakhian Featured By Owner Dec 5, 2009  Professional Traditional Artist
thank you. I'm only halfway through it. I'm hoping it will be finished by month's end.
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rocktigerlilly Featured By Owner Dec 6, 2009
awesome! I'm looking forward to that :)
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Artigas Featured By Owner Nov 12, 2009
Amazing! still have that doubt about the use of photorreferences. Your battle scenes looks very real and impressive!
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GreyCorbie Featured By Owner Oct 30, 2009   Traditional Artist
Preliminary?! This is too amazing to be preliminary...
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The-Wandering-Ranger Featured By Owner Oct 25, 2009  Hobbyist
fantastic detail, bravo! :+fav:
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AbePapakhian Featured By Owner Oct 25, 2009  Professional Traditional Artist
thanks,

I've said this before and I'll say it again. The devil is in the details.
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darthcloudycoo Featured By Owner Oct 22, 2009  Student Traditional Artist
The detail...Oh...my...gosh....It is so amazing.
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woutart Featured By Owner Oct 19, 2009
Glory! One of my favorite story moments ever! If this is preliminary, then I'm very eager to see the end result!

Forth Eorlingas!
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AbePapakhian Featured By Owner Oct 19, 2009  Professional Traditional Artist
Thanks!
I finally started a full colour version after various earlier versions that I wasn't happy with.
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AinuLaire Featured By Owner Jun 25, 2009
Most detailed "preliminary" sketch I've seen :P

I really encourage you to join *tolkien and submit some of your finished works there ^^
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yjinbS Featured By Owner Jun 22, 2009  Student Photographer
super
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Nanndo Featured By Owner Jun 22, 2009  Student
this is amazing.

must be a whole lot of work to make something this detailed
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biaprimo Featured By Owner Jun 22, 2009
wwooww...you´re good with scenes..!!!;)
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JuLaIa Featured By Owner Jun 22, 2009  Student General Artist
this is awesome
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fatalframerZer043 Featured By Owner Jun 22, 2009  Student Digital Artist
wow, that's a sweet sketching, nice buddy!!
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nekodoru Featured By Owner Jun 22, 2009  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Woooow... incredible!
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