Photorealistic speed-painting

An awesome painting, made by Chris Scalf.

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+4 1. dave9191 commented 16 years ago

those are some awesome photoshop skills.
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+2 2. Kreepee commented 16 years ago

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0 3. Pathos311 commented 16 years ago

Mullet 4TW?
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+2 4. Xillionous commented 16 years ago

Just wow.
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+2 5. nate4548 commented 16 years ago

amazing!!! just fu!&#@g amazing!!!

if i would not have seen the whole thing i would not have beleived it!
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-3 6. ladiabolique commented 16 years ago

:O so amazin, i would say it's fake...
looks like unvealing already taken picture
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-1 7. BemVindo commented 16 years ago

Fake, where did the ear rings come from all of a sudden? check it out.
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+2 8. TreffBubi commented 16 years ago

This is so pointless. I can do the same with my camera in a second.
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+3 9. MsZoomy commented 16 years ago

wow, what a hottie , my dream guy is fake :'(
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+2 10. moskwiz commented 16 years ago

lol @ no.10
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+3 11. moskwiz commented 16 years ago

And no.9 That is weird indeed... There is a 'scene-swp' and after it the earrings magically appear...
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+4 12. Doolang commented 16 years ago

I give the music an F-!! Absolutely horrible! Awesome paint skills though!
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0 13. BombDiggady commented 16 years ago

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+1 14. Mase commented 16 years ago

:O :O :O :O :O :O :O :O :O :O :O
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+3 15. baraka commented 16 years ago

Yeah, the painting is amazing, but the music is utterly retarded.
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+2 16. Robjeknor commented 16 years ago

mmm, he looks like a woman.. O:)
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+2 17. patriotaus commented 16 years ago

anyone seem to notice how it looks pretty average until a magic brush goes over it to make it look perfectly real?
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+2 18. SixaxisDualshock commented 16 years ago

Any bets on when we're gonna see 3D versions of this "speedpainting" thingee in the future? I'm betting 5-6 years, tops!
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+2 19. appo commented 16 years ago

thats insane! :O
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+2 20. OwenRay commented 16 years ago

this is not a speedpainting..
this is called a time lapse
a speedpainting is really quick.. (like within 10 minutes.. or maybe an hour)
this one took hours..
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+3 21. cannnobaL commented 16 years ago

A man painting another man....lets see...
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+2 22. SpikedSilver commented 16 years ago

#20 agree!

its just fast forward, but still awsome skills.
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+2 23. xbeakerx commented 16 years ago

very very awesome!!
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+3 24. KristofferAG commented 16 years ago


but great drawing skills.
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+3 25. javeljaveljavel commented 16 years ago

I can do better... :D
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+2 26. chisty commented 16 years ago

The things people can create never cease to amaze me.

lol @ Jav - lets see you do it better :)
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+2 27. firesale111 commented 16 years ago

lol fake
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+2 28. frizzlsnits commented 16 years ago

Wow :O .
It's looks so real.. you'd almost think that it's fake. Though I think it isn't, because he started painting the left eye of the guy and when he finished that, he sketched the whole face. And you can see at the result that the skin around the left eye is a little bit more yellow than the skin around the right eye.
It's just a sort of theory.

But still.. this is just amazing. Respect! :(|)

@ #18.. I bet 9 to 10 years.
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+2 29. RmsPhx commented 16 years ago

#7 you're right..the earrings come from nowhere...and the music sucks too ... and yeah this isn't speed paint... the picture is'nt fast-made ...we just see the movie fast... so : THE WHOLE MOVIE SUCK xD
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+2 30. fluxine commented 16 years ago

Do you think the starting point could be a real photo and the painter progressivly masked it so that by reversing the film we could see him painting the photo ?
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+2 31. xzft commented 16 years ago

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+2 32. h4x0r commented 16 years ago

does anyone know what software was used to record this?
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+2 33. revilowo commented 16 years ago

10. he looks like crap... :S
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-2 34. De_Micco commented 14 years ago

I was hoping to be a nice girl bunt stiil amazing and good music.