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Desertification by stephenb19 Desertification by stephenb19
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Listen to that too ^_^

Decided to do a pictcher of my favourite thing about Skyward Sword. Lanayru Desert was expertly conceived and designed, with atmospheric music, beautiful surroundings and an interesting time-shift dynamic. I really like how it was explained that in the past, the Desert was lush and green, on the border of a magnificent Ocean. Changes in Climate turned it all to Sand, so it's kinda relevant!

I wasn't sure whether to apply a final Purplish overlay or a Yellowy-Orange one. I decided to go with the Purple because there was too much Yellow already so I think the purple provides a good counterbalance.
Didn't stick in the Robots cos I got tired and let's face it I should be working x___x;;
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onisuu Featured By Owner Sep 6, 2013
oh gosh this is so beautiful! I love that you drew the desert transforming! > u < I always loved that effect in the game! ^___^
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Corro7 Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2013
That Looks Absolutely Amazing~
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TheCloudchaser Featured By Owner May 18, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Skyward Sword was full to bursting with clever innovations, but the use of the Timeshift Stones to traverse Lanayru Desert was one of the best in my opinion. This picture is excellent!
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Contraltissimo Featured By Owner Feb 16, 2013
This is just beautiful. :clap:
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stephenb19 Featured By Owner Apr 2, 2013  Student Photographer
Cheers! :)
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Kleobis Featured By Owner Feb 10, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
You did an awesome job on this, I'm speechless! Lanayru Desert has got to be a Masterpiece in the Zelda Universe, it shows how much thought they put into this section with the ocean and all. And you really transferred that well. Love those details in the ocean part.

Mind if I share this? 83
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stephenb19 Featured By Owner Apr 2, 2013  Student Photographer
Thanks very much :)
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Kleobis Featured By Owner Apr 4, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
No, thank you for sharing your work with us :D
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ripley4O77 Featured By Owner Feb 10, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I love the way you did the sky here.
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stephenb19 Featured By Owner Apr 2, 2013  Student Photographer
Why thankers!:happybounce:
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