Combine two distinct genres to create a dynamic manga composition in a Wild West setting, complete with a bar-room brawl.
From the Golden Ratio to implied lines, Dan Dos Santos shows you his favourite tricks for creating strong compositions.
Game artist Sergey Kolesov reveals how to capture an extraordinary image by playing with scale, contrast and perspective.
Illustrator Jose Daniel Cabrera Peña paints an image of conflict from Greek mythology and passes on some tips.
Illustrator Nick Harris videos his process of directing people's gaze around a painting.
Lauren K Cannon talks you through three pro tips for painting multiple figures in motion.
Mark Molnar shares some of his tips for making a front-view action scene pop, using perspective lines.
Paint a dramatic landscape using vibrant hues in Photoshop with Paul Canavan's easy step-by-step guide.
Nick Harris looks upwards to create an atmospheric aerial scene.
Mark Molnar uses shadows and suggestion to create an atmospheric nightmare scene.
Game studio Digit's Denman Rooke shows you how to get a sense of environment with minimal lighting.
Armed with muck and mire, artist Cynthia Sheppard pulls dark details from everyday imagery.
Nick Harris reveals how to create a foreboding anthropomorphic landscape that looks like it's straight from the pages of a fantasy novel.
Creating high-impact planetary collisions is a must for aspiring sci-fi artists, says Lauren K Cannon.
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