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Well, I have always seen vector artwork and have been a big fan as well as amazed on how things look. I have never tried it myself because it is very time-consuming. But, I figured what the hay, lets try it. Sooo, I just googled for a random picture, and I got this picture of this guy..



I think hes from The Office, but I dont know, I dont watch the show myself.

Here is what I have done so far.. about 50 layers so at this point.
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Here is about 25 more layers....
post #3 of 10
wow, keep it up, it looks great!
how many more layers do you think to finish? and how long does each layer take? (not a graphics design person by any standards)
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Each layer doesnt take long, depending on what it is... but I have seen vector portraits with 3000+ layers. They take pretty long to do, but I am doing a condensed one because I dont want to take a month on 1 project.
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It's coming along nice.
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That's Steve Carell. He played in 40 Year-Old Virgin, Bruce Almighty...

I don't watch The Office either. He's in that too.
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New update:


And here is a GIF of the progress... it is low quality to try to keep file size down.
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::Claps.
Awesome gif.
I'd never have the patience to do something like that.
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Finished:


Here is an avatar sized one if anyone wants to use it..
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wow, that looks great, how many layers did it end up taking?
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