Scified.com☰ Menu
130 Now OnlineOpen Forums   ❱
Log in to unlock your profile!

Topic My Aliens Engineers Fan Comic

King

Member

7

Posted Aug-02-2013 4:36 PM

So recently i said i was going to make a fan comic based on an old scrapped plot line i had for a fan film. So today i began with the first page of my comic. not very used to drawing comics on Photoshop than i am with a pencil and ink. And yes its the first time that i've ever drawn a full comic strip digitally. Hope you enjoy it and let me know whether i should continue it or not! [img]http://i.imgur.com/8K82MED.jpg[/img] [img]http://i.imgur.com/Uw7ja5M.jpg[/img]

[img width=351 height=150]http://2.bp.blogspot.com/_ML_kFkjpdzE/SK6uPUT8iKI/AAAAAAAAGm4/tzk1lye2eZE/s400/vlcsnap-94269.jpg[/img] "Frostmourne Hungers"

Replies

Lone

Member

71

Posted Aug-03-2013 1:38 PM

That looks brilliant King! You draw like a Photoshop Master! You have to continue with it Obi King. ;-)

THE LONE GUNWOMAN

"Let The Cosmic Incubation Begin" ~ H.R. Giger

Necronom 4

Member

4

Posted Aug-04-2013 3:18 AM

It looks good @King. You must continue!

The poster was good though!

 

Major Noob

Member

0

Posted Aug-04-2013 7:35 AM

King that looks fantastic! Are you using a graphic tablet? One technique that might interest you is to do the art in pencil or pen first, scan it in to Photoshop and delete the whites. You can then correct lines, re-order panels etc. and do all the shading on sub layers.

King

Member

7

Posted Aug-04-2013 8:25 AM

@Major Noob, thats actually what i wanted to do but i didn't have a scanner so the drawing didn't end up as good as it should have been. though i did redo it on paper and inked it on paper. Now on the third page and continuing ;)

[img width=351 height=150]http://2.bp.blogspot.com/_ML_kFkjpdzE/SK6uPUT8iKI/AAAAAAAAGm4/tzk1lye2eZE/s400/vlcsnap-94269.jpg[/img] "Frostmourne Hungers"

Major Noob

Member

0

Posted Aug-04-2013 12:25 PM

King you can use any device to capture the page, even a camera phone. Just be sure its as square and sharp as possible. Plenty of light for the shortest exposure, no shadows. If you use a camera ensure youre capturing a nice big image file, high quality jpeg or even tiff if you can. Then in Photoshop you can ramp up the blacks, select and delete the whites, and sharpen the artwork. One thing that's nice about this is you retain the confidence of line that comes from pencil and paper. You can retain the texture, or use it as a template for smoother digital art, or both. Photoshop is bitmap so work big, say 11"x17" @ 300 dpi. Ok Im through spouting off.

Necronom 4

Member

4

Posted Aug-04-2013 5:18 PM

Sound advice Major Noob! You can do alot just on 1 layer if you're going for a comic book look. I would go for 2 layers, 1 for the sketched outlines, then another for the colouring. I mean, it would take a hell of a lot of time to do a complete comic strip with the realism and detail of a Giger painting and if you've only just started using PS, working with a lot of different layers can be very confusing. So I think you should get used to working with just 2 layers. You are doing really well with what you have done so far King! But don't rush it just to get it finished quickly bud. Looking forward to seeing the finished comic!

The poster was good though!

 

BANNED

Member

248

Posted Mar-20-2017 4:14 PM

This is fantastic!!! Please finish it, I'd love to see it!

Rahjoe42

Member

0

Posted Apr-24-2017 11:46 PM

me, follow comic sbobet link

Add A Reply:

Please sign in to reply to this topic!

Scified Community Stats

Scified currently hosts a community of 34,767 members!

Recently Online: 130

Search Engines, Godzilla 2014 Himself, Woolson, The Vengeful Rex, Dragon King Ultrazero80, The King of the Monsters, joylitt, Sci-Fi King25, Lilly (Svanya), BlackGooDrinker, VivisectedEngineer, Lawrence of Arabia, Alphadino65, DavidsAlien, riggzamortis86, TrapZilla, IRaptus, chli, Jonesy, Danzilla93, Fanzilla, The Legend of Brian , GaseousWater, TheXenoneoprotomorph, dk, MonsterZero, Patzilla, GojiFan99, YukisSpecial, TheGMan123, TherizinoRex(Not New BTW), Im Durp, Dark Nebula, Emperor GorillaGodzilla, unona, Godzilla: King of the Monsters, KManX89, Yog Sothoth, Kaiju-Man257, Space JOC, Unadan, Starlogger, G. H. (Gman), Regular Parrot, Gavin, Michelle Johnston, cuponator3000, Kaiju Kong, ScorpioStar, Huge-Ben, ali81, LordGladiator666, murnau, DG, jungleJulian, Grey Seer, Gee W, Something Real, Cosmonaut-Copper, sherris, Ingeniero, agdsgn, sosse, Gigan923, Davefried81, KoldWarKid62, V I N E T I C U M, ridinvail, djamelameziane, daliens, Membrane, milotomi, The Hood, Finnish, Rob G, William Dreadful, Gethin entertainment, Alienfan1031, badmanlive, Jay Johns, Thoughts_Dreams, Movie fan, Drake, Daszkowski, BigDave, Ati, Farlander, peacefullatom, IIapagokc, Kethol, drucea, Cerulean Blue, Timiteh, UltraSega2017, hox, [AvPG]Corporal Hicks, Thombach, DonnaOleary, colonialsoldier, Aloo, RR44, AustinKnight X, Alienneomorph, Capt Torgo, Willnotbenamed, [email protected], AdamPD, JoshuaBlank, bashkimints, Neomorph , Luciano, George-TheGreek, ALIEN1979, Asbjørn, dellsupport123456, MechaSkeleturtle666, Tyrannotodontosaurus aegypticus, Taylor Shaw, I Moon Girl, Walter, Asil, Samaira Khan, Xenomorphzilla, auximenes, For Close Encounters, MichaelArcher, Xenotaris, junsukiu, white smith, Musyaffa, NassaDane

Featured Forum Discussions

Alien: Covenant - Member Reviews

16 Replies • Last reply: 2017-08-22 13:02:52

ALIEN: HOPE FOR THE FUTURE (FANGAME)

15 Replies • Last reply: 2017-08-22 00:15:11

Ridley Scott Quotes on his Alien Movies

31 Replies • Last reply: 2017-08-21 21:24:43

I created this monster for my friends at SCIFIED.

19 Replies • Last reply: 2017-08-21 17:03:58

Alien Movie Quote Recite Challenge - How well do you remember Alien?

57 Replies • Last reply: 2017-08-21 03:50:53

Shedding Some Light on David's Lab

83 Replies • Last reply: 2017-08-20 15:41:50

David's Lab (Blu-Ray Teaser): David explains what the black goo is.

45 Replies • Last reply: 2017-08-20 13:34:15

See More

Featured Image Galleries

Alien: Covenant Images
Alien: Covenant Images

Browse the latest Alien: Covenant movie stills, film posters, trailer screenshots and concept artwork here.

Alien: Covenant Images
Kong: Skull Island Images

A collection of all Kong: Skull Island movie posters, images and trailer screenshots.

See More

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

Sci-Fi Movie Merch Visit the Store
  • Forum Stats
  • 34,767 Members
  • 130 Recently Online
  • 26,359 Forum Topics
  • 289,292 Replies

© 2017 Scified.com, All Rights Reserved

Your account has not yet been verified. Please check your email for the verification link to begin posting.

Please review our rules before sharing content

Use Your E-Mail:


Password:


Stay Logged In

Content Policies & Legal Disclaimers