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4th Doctor Sketches

November 20, 2011 1 comment

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So here’s the analysis of another screenshot of the Fourth Doctor with notes. As you can tell by the dat I did this a while ago, but real life has interfered and I haven’t had a chance to upload in a while. I haven’t tweaked this after comparing it with the screenshot but it’s still fairly close, all things considered. I think my observation skills are improving.

I think I’m going to do this portrait in the style of a Renaissance or Baroque portrait… something like “Portrait of a man with sonic screwdriver” with a sort of semi-sarcastic look to his face.

4th Doctor – prelim sketches

November 2, 2011 Leave a comment

So, I’ve finally made it to the famous Fourth Doctor. This time I’ve decided to do something more original than just copy the screenshot, so to that end I’ve started off by grabbing some screenshots in different angles and analyzing them as I draw to get a feel for the form.

The idea is that I will then be able to come up with my own expression. We’ll see how well that turns out.

Sketch number one, with my notes of how far off I was when I compared it to the original: