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John Byrne
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Never again,sir.

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Thanks!

But, I meant the images already posted.

Use the "Edit" function.

Thanks again!


(Oh, and Dusty -- to make sure your images stack
instead of tiling, hit "Return" before you post each
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Sergio Calvet
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Not a lot of work in my sketchbook lately. Here is the last piece...

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I like the sense of whimsy in your Captain America sketch, Sergio. One small technical point, however, if I may: the bullets (if they are bullets) bouncing off Cap's shield would not arc like that -- at least, not that soon. The energy loss would be minimal, and their course away from the shield surface would be straight for quite some distance.*


*Well -- technically, a bullet or anything else striking Cap's shield would lose most or even all of its energy, and just drop to the ground. That's never been how the effect has been portrayed in the comics, however. If it had, Cap hitting someone or something with his shield would have no effect!
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*Well -- technically, a bullet or anything else striking Cap's shield would lose most or even all of its energy, and just drop to the ground. That's never been how the effect has been portrayed in the comics, however. If it had, Cap hitting someone or something with his shield would have no effect!

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I've long been aware of the fact the shield absorbs the impact of stuff coming at Cap ( thanks for having him fall and land on his shield BTW. I wondered for years why he never did that until you made it happen.) but I've never thought of the reverse occurring. It never even entered my mind. Thanks, JB.

 

All of a sudden, I'm glad I can't get my scans right to post here. For some reason, I'm feeling a little inadequate right now.

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 Sergio Calvet wrote:

Not a lot of work in my sketchbook lately. Here is the last piece...



I love this sketch Sergio.  Nice job.

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Anthony, you seem to have found your own style.  I thought your Valiant work, although influenced by JB, just wasn't your own style.
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And thats it.
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 Clint Adams wrote:
Anthony, you seem to have found your
own style. I thought your Valiant work, although influenced by
JB, just wasn't your own style.

Yeah, I figured out that trying to draw like JB would only limit
my progress.
JB's art has it's own evolution mine as well.
In the begining i was so influenced by his early X-MEN work
that i would rarely look at anything else-big mistake-I forgot to
be me.
Don't get me wrong Johns work is still an influence but now i
can appreciate the overall effect, not just how cool Wolverine
looks.
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MAC
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Marcus Kelligrew
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Anthony, love your work in Boys' Life! (my kids get the Boy Scout mag)

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Any chance of seeing some regular stuff from you Anthony?
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Darren Taylor
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Great Batman John. Really inspiring getting to see some sketches.

-Darren.

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Darren Taylor
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Here are some more sketches...

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Anthony castrillo
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 Clint Adams wrote:
Any chance of seeing some regular
stuff from you Anthony?

Clint-
Doubtfull. Unles your in the a-list of creators ( can you believe
theres such a thing in comics?) making a living is hard.
Graphic design is my bag now and truth be said, storyboarding
a feature film pays in the 5 figures for roughly 3 months work.
I would have to burn the candle on both ends, the middle and
just about everywhere if i where pencilling.
But now and then i do "favors" for friends, I'll post some scans.
Thanks,
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Darren, the Guardian-looking dude is cool!
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Darren Taylor
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One last one...

 

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 Marcus Kelligrew wrote:
Anthony, love your work in Boys'
Life! (my kids get the Boy Scout mag)

Working on somemore as i write this.
Gosh, just when you think you're out ,they pull you back in.
MAC



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Darren Taylor
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 Brian Miller wrote:
Darren, the Guardian-looking dude is cool!

Thanks Brian, "Delta Storm" is one of (fellow JBF member) Gordon Somers' creations. Just sketched this out to cheer him up not-so-very-long-ago!

-Darren

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B/W pages for DWP, what issue? Don't know.
Some of it is good, alot of it could be better but i know this
would help him out and iI wanted to see if i could still tell a
story,




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Very nice Wolverine and Nightcrawler, too!!!
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I second that!
Is it inked?
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 Anthony castrillo wrote:
I second that!
Is it inked?

 

At present "No". I've not had the time to go back to it! This was just a piece for me and as usual stuff for my pleasure gets stuck to the bottom of the cue!

I'm dedicating my free time to the Invisible Woman project over in Fan Fic.

-Darren

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 John Byrne wrote:
I like the sense of whimsy in your Captain America sketch, Sergio. One small technical point, however, if I may: the bullets (if they are bullets) bouncing off Cap's shield would not arc like that -- at least, not that soon. The energy loss would be minimal, and their course away from the shield surface would be straight for quite some distance.

Ups. Had not thought about the rebounding of the bullets!
Drawing them the way you say it it will look a lot better and more spectacular. Thanks! 

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Pretty recent:

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