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Hi! Here in my journal can check some time-lapse videos of my work :
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Thanks and regards!

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Hello everyone!

A more contemporary version of Medusa XD.
Regards!
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:iconrikomaru:
Rikomaru Featured By Owner Apr 3, 2015
Man i want a special Unit of Monsters. That would be badass
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:iconvictortky:
victortky Featured By Owner Feb 24, 2015
high tech medusa? Interesting!
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:iconspiderxand:
spiderxand Featured By Owner Nov 18, 2014
Is this a modern day interpretation of Medusa?
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:iconkryodozzer:
KryoDozzer Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2014
Modern version of HoMM3 Medusa?
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:iconthedarktiki:
TheDarkTiki Featured By Owner Aug 22, 2014
pure, unbridled, awesome!
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:icontaojones:
TaoJones Featured By Owner Jul 4, 2014
both erotic and terrifying. fantastic work %-)
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:iconkara-zor-el-111:
kara-zor-el-111 Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2014
cool!
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:iconestonius:
Estonius Featured By Owner Apr 24, 2014
Beautiful!
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:iconcinemajack:
cinemajack Featured By Owner Apr 22, 2014
Cooool
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:iconleidan:
Leidan Featured By Owner Apr 19, 2014
Superb!!
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:iconskarndebrax:
Skarndebrax Featured By Owner Apr 19, 2014
just perfect 
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:icondunklematerie:
DunkleMaterie Featured By Owner Apr 16, 2014
Hehehehehehe.
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:iconelfynightmare:
ElfyNightmare Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
El diseño y resultado lucen increíbles, te quedó realmente impresionante Foxtrot - Wow! 
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:iconactivemotionpictures:
AWESOME!
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:icongeminice:
Geminice Featured By Owner Apr 13, 2014
Awesome!
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:iconkemikly:
KemikLy Featured By Owner Apr 13, 2014  Professional General Artist
Sooo awesome!
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:iconstevemillersart:
SteveMillersArt Featured By Owner Apr 11, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
awesome
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:iconherofan135:
herofan135 Featured By Owner Apr 11, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
One word: Awesome! Love your design and take on this classical monster!
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:icongabaker-author:
GABaker-Author Featured By Owner Apr 10, 2014  Hobbyist
I really like the modern take on her. Nicely done.
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:icondriany:
driany Featured By Owner Apr 10, 2014
pero esta es antigua, me salio como nueva o____o
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:icongreenate:
greenate Featured By Owner Apr 10, 2014  Student Digital Artist
Awesome!
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:iconsteele67:
Steele67 Featured By Owner Apr 10, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Stellar
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:iconlady-zexion:
Lady-Zexion Featured By Owner Apr 10, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Nice Medusa =D
But is it just me or is the sniper-crossbow-thingie floating behind her right hand? =P
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:iconhentaikid:
Hentaikid Featured By Owner Apr 10, 2014
She's a member of nudist beach!
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:iconsashikobroayumu:
SashikobroAyumu Featured By Owner Apr 10, 2014
Holy Hell!
this is freaking awesome!
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:iconbelial28:
Belial28 Featured By Owner Apr 10, 2014
Nice modern Medusa!
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:iconklokwerksolja:
KlokwerkSolja Featured By Owner Apr 10, 2014  Professional Interface Designer
HAHAHA: I'm so not getting back into this argument. Don't bother sending me incendiary comments. I'm right, you're wrong, and I'm OK with it. :>
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silverdragon45 Featured By Owner Apr 9, 2014
I really wish you'd tell us what the update is...some of these don't even appear to change. :/
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:iconthanatos1988:
thanatos1988 Featured By Owner Apr 9, 2014
sooooo amazing!
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:iconclari3:
Clari3 Featured By Owner Apr 9, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
love this, love her, love your art!! Llama Emoji-23 (Shyness) [V1] 
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KlokwerkSolja Featured By Owner Apr 9, 2014  Professional Interface Designer
I remember a long time ago when I mentioned on an earlier version that this is not Medusa [human with snake hair], this is a Naga [half snake, half human], and it started a seemingly never ending argument. xD
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MihoshiK Featured By Owner Apr 10, 2014
This is the popularized version of a Medusa as it exists in pop culture right now. The title of this piece of work isn't going to change, because nobody cares about you and your pedantry.

Now please do be so kind as to fuck off.
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JaeDub003 Featured By Owner Apr 10, 2014  Student General Artist
Hey, don't be a prick & some kinda' b!tch.  You left your comments here before & no one agreed with them.  So you pop back in to say more?  You are lame, weak, not artistic, & pretty fuqing incompetent.  Leave this artwork be & either create your own, or harass people that give a sh!t.  The artist titled this Medusa, so that is what it is.  It is a comission piece, based upon a paying customer's desires for the illustration, so it isn't your place to judge.  Finally, what is it you do?  Looking at your page, it looks skimpy.  How about you focus on getting your own art & sh!t together before blasting quality artists with your hate, critiques, & dumb opinions that are irrelevant?
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JaeDub003 Featured By Owner Apr 10, 2014  Student General Artist
So then, what exactly do YOU say is Medusa & what is Naga?  Because if this is the artist's interpretation of Medusa, than that is what it is!  You can say she is a pear or apple snake for all I care.  It is your opinion.  However, the title says Medusa.  So by this artist's rights, this is how they see their version of Medusa... what is yours?
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Dracowhip Featured By Owner Apr 9, 2014  Professional Traditional Artist
Woha love your Medusa`s rendering what a powerful piece. She is a true warrior lady.:D (Big Grin) 
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:iconzaxmon:
Zaxmon Featured By Owner Apr 9, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Wow, this is great!
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:iconterramarmsxiii:
TerramArmsXIII Featured By Owner Apr 9, 2014  Hobbyist Writer
that is one hot and armed Medusa!
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:iconpyrosaitan1:
Pyrosaitan1 Featured By Owner Apr 9, 2014
she definitely turned something to stone
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:icondwilliams-66:
dwilliams-66 Featured By Owner Apr 9, 2014  Professional General Artist
Excellent version of Medusa. 
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:iconzupay-wekufe:
zupay-wekufe Featured By Owner Mar 2, 2014  Student General Artist
Genial, me gusta el concepto.
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AllesSehendeAuge Featured By Owner Feb 7, 2014
I like your style. I might get back to you :)
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:iconjonot:
Jonot Featured By Owner Jan 2, 2014
She is one bad @$$ looking gorgon.
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:iconzyndarius:
Zyndarius Featured By Owner Sep 22, 2013  Hobbyist Writer
Hahaha, I like this modern Medusa. +10 :P
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KlokwerkSolja Featured By Owner Sep 4, 2013  Professional Interface Designer
Right.

Classical Mythology, Naga: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Naga
Modern Depiction, Naga: www.wizards.com/dnd/images/oa_…

Akin to the Mermaid mythology, upper half human or humanoid, lower half snake or serpentine.

Classical Mythology, Medusa: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Medusa
Modern Depiction, Medusa: forgottenrealms.wikia.com/wiki…

Human shaped from head to toe, snake hair.

These are the pop culture fantasy creatures according to the largest source of fantasy lore used for the basis of small unknown IP's, like World of Warcraft, you may have heard of it.

If it has upper human, lower snake, its a Naga. Any other quality is not relevant.

If it has human shaped body but snake features, especially snake hair, the defining characteristic of Medusa, the it's a Medusa, unless it has a lower half snake body, because then it's a Naga.
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wasmic Featured By Owner Sep 5, 2013

Okay, in that case, I'll say sorry for being a douchebag. I'll try not to be a douche anymore :)

 

However, with regard to your proof, well, it's just one of many depictions. And that's the beauty of art - you can depict things however you want. As I said in my earlier post, I've almost exclusively seen medusa-as-a-snake-woman (purposefully avoiding the word naga here) on DeviantArt. And, I also did not say that "naga-medusa" is the only correct way to depict medusa - she can be depicted any way the artist desires, and the same goes for races named after her. The depiction on the Forgotten Realms wiki is no less accurate than el-grimlock's, nor is it more. The same things go for nagas - in Hindu mythology, the word naga was used for a lot of things that had to do with snakes - demons in the shape of snakes, human-snake hybrids etc. - in modern mythology, naga is mainly used for half-snake half-human creatures, but the word is also used for snakes with human features, like arms.

I hope I wasn't annoying in this post :)

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JaeDub003 Featured By Owner Apr 10, 2014  Student General Artist
Good for you, a learned individual as well as artistic enough to see that this person is not entitled enough to say what is or is not a Medusa or Naga.  I appreciate your time.
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wasmic Featured By Owner Sep 4, 2013
So that's how you respond to being proven wrong? As far as I remember, I did not say anything offensive against you, your person, any of your relatives, any of your belongings and/or artworks. Responding like that to me, because I challenged your statement and you couldn't defend it, does not put you in any position to, in my eyes, rightfully tell me to fuck off. Please stop being immature and behave like the grown man/woman that I know you are.
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wasmic Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2013

Now, to actually comment on this artwork instead of arguing about popculture fantasy creature names...

 

That's a piece of art. Great work. I actually only noticed the compound-crossbow after brushing past this work 10+ times, and I only noticed her rifle-thingy after clicking the picture. But, as jeroenbrugman said, she might have some problems with the stealth, unless she can, like, tense up her muscles to quiet her rattle or something like that.

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wescleysantos Featured By Owner Aug 26, 2013

Boa noite :) ;)!

cuidado verdade.

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TheFlu2 Featured By Owner Aug 6, 2013
What software is this?
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