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A Christmas Coral by priteeboy A Christmas Coral by priteeboy
Tired of the same old, cold, snowy Christmas depictions? that's such a Northern Hemisphere tradition and so for the first time I will salute the season on behalf of my own half of the globe most of which are enjoying balmy Summer weather as always in December :sun: Combine that with the fact I've wanted to do a coral reef scene for ages and this is the result...A Christmas Coral :fish:

I scraped getting my annual Christmas deviation done on time this year, finishing only days before the day itself and was even forced to neglect some commissions along the way to get it finished on time :work: either that or I would have had to put it off for another year! :ohnoes:

Can you believe the corals in this are actually ornaments from my own fish tank? Yep, normally I'm not really into photo-manipulation but it's not like I had enough time to paint or 3D-model all that from scratch anyway, plus I thought since they were my photo's of my corals, it still makes it mine anyway :deviation: The Fish are all rendered out of Vue, most a resource from Cornucopia 3D but that's the only outside stock I used. The Jellyfish, stingray and Starfish-star were made from scratch by me though :) Put in mixed media since I used a bit of everything in terms of programs and methods of creation here :painter:

Happy Holirays! ;)

Artwork made and copyrighted by me. None of my images are to be used, edited or not in any way or form. Please don't steal my images
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FierceAustinDeadbolt Featured By Owner Apr 28, 2014  Student Traditional Artist
nice
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arkfera Featured By Owner Apr 28, 2014  Student General Artist
Wow, How I loved it...amazing work, amazing colors...gorgeous Meow :3 
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priteeboy Featured By Owner Apr 28, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thanks a lot :bow:
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AtomicLEGO Featured By Owner Dec 23, 2013  Hobbyist
That looks really good, I love the vibrant colorfulness! :la:

Merry Christmas! :D
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priteeboy Featured By Owner Dec 23, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thankyou :D
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ZIDO15 Featured By Owner Dec 23, 2013   General Artist
Yeah, this looks mush fun! Alright, so...HAPPY CHRISTMAS! :party: 
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elyvirlan Featured By Owner Dec 23, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
I LOVE IT!
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Demon57 Featured By Owner Dec 17, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Beautiful work :) (Smile) 
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gaarasfirelily Featured By Owner Nov 29, 2013  Student Traditional Artist

that's amazing!!

 

I want that for my room

 

but chances are ima kill someone for messing it up so I cant get it

 

gptta give u props, I luv it *claps*

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priteeboy Featured By Owner Nov 29, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Too bad, would have looked good too ;) Glad you liked it anyway :D
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