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A take on civilization. This is what we did. No need to explain further... right?

Illustration for Hysterical Minds new release EMPATHY, based on the usage of complementary colors. This one took ages to complete!

Face and hand from depositphotos.com, landscape built from nature shots of Edimburgh, Jaén and Murcia. Rest of pics from sxc.hu. Don't miss the step by step process. Click here!
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:icontrumpart:
trumpart Featured By Owner Jan 29, 2017  New Deviant
love it! the meaning and the visuals are outstanding
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:iconcalinmarie:
CalinMarie Featured By Owner Dec 12, 2016  Student Digital Artist
NO WAY, You made this? I found this years ago on google images. I thought it was amazing and I still do.
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:iconbrietolga:
brietolga Featured By Owner Aug 25, 2016   Digital Artist
This is what I call TRUE ART. The concept is OUTstanding. I am not talking about technique, vision, composition..  BRAVO! :clap:
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lavaowl6983 Featured By Owner Aug 24, 2016  Student General Artist
Agreed...great piece of artwork. 
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:iconhakam4:
hakam4 Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2016
Dream work .. great
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:icon1ijoel:
1ijoel Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2016
I believe once she's had enough she'll shake us off like fleas or so I hope.
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:iconjones996:
Jones996 Featured By Owner Oct 9, 2016
Yeah,but just like fleas (and Freddy Krueger,Michael Myers,Jason Vorhees,etc)


We'll just keep comin' back
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:iconsleepymario:
sleepymario Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2016
A-MA-ZING!!!
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:iconmuffincannibalart:
MuffinCannibalArt Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2016  Hobbyist Filmographer
tree titties
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:iconscruffit:
Scruffit Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2016  Hobbyist General Artist
You just won the internet.
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:iconionyen:
Ionyen Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2016  Hobbyist Digital Artist
The symbolism and realistic presentation is so incredible it makes me feel so bad about what humanity does to this planet this picture is one of the best. Most expressing pictures I've ever seen and overall a really great work.
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:iconelektrastarstorm:
ElektraStarstorm Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2016  Student General Artist
I wish this wasn't true...
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:iconmastermiinde:
MasterMiINDE Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2016
IKR :( (Sad) Waaaah! 
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:iconscruffit:
Scruffit Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2016  Hobbyist General Artist
The symbolism is incredible
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:iconthesilverpoet:
thesilverpoet Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2016  Hobbyist General Artist
So true ....
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:iconzappa10:
zappa10 Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2016  Hobbyist General Artist
VERY EXPRESSIVE.  GREAT JOB!
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:iconxleos:
xleos Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2016  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Water. Earth. Fire. Air.

Long ago, the four nations lived together in harmony. Then everything changed when the Fire Nation attacked.

Only the Avatar, master of all four elements, could stop them. But when the world needed him most, he vanished.

A hundred years passed and my brother and I discovered the new Avatar, an airbender named Aang, and although his airbending skills are great, he still has a lot to learn before he's ready to save anyone.
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:iconclanculum:
clanculum Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2016
Breathtaking masterpiece, incredibly true and incredibly sad. It's a pity it's so real.
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:icongeminyfox:
GeminyFox Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2016  Hobbyist General Artist
This is so traue T_T but awesome pic
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:iconkamzil118:
Kamzil118 Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2016
When the machinations of man slowly break down mother nature itself.
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:iconpuzzlecubesnick:
PuzzleCubesNick Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2016
This is amazing! Very well done.
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:iconadanrocks:
AdanRocks Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2016
 i dont care about the message, but the art is AMAZING!
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:iconnsebleed:
nsebleed Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2016
Wow if there no mother nature there no you fucking retarded bitch
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:iconadanrocks:
AdanRocks Featured By Owner Jul 29, 2016
Anyone using "mother nature" seriously doesn't deserve my time
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:iconpoeticalpha:
PoeticAlpha Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2016  Hobbyist Writer
Fantastic artwork. I would have loved to see a bullet in between the gun and mother earth with smoke from the barrel mixing with the pollution of the cities. I think that would have made a great finishing touch but still 10/10
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Croatian2 Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2016
The first 5 s i was whats this
Then i realized and we are also shooting ourselves
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:iconcroatian2:
Croatian2 Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2016
At first 5 s i was whats this?
Then i realized and we are also shooting ourselves
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:icon3892:
3892 Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2016
She'll be perfectly fine! All we did is shoot ourselves!
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:iconirishcomicfanatic:
IrishComicfanatic Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2016  Professional Digital Artist
yup xD
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:icongetscriba:
GetScriba Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2016  Professional Digital Artist
Amazing work
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:iconkinia100yolo:
Kinia100yolo Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2016
:(
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:iconpumais:
Pumais Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2016  Professional Digital Artist
Tha would made some insane visual effects shot in some game/movie :i
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:iconbwbyars:
BWByars Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2016  Professional General Artist
Truth
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:iconasaeperez:
asaeperez Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2016
... wow
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:iconiceprinzess15:
Iceprinzess15 Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2016
OMG this makes me so sad because it's so true😩😭 but by the way this work is incredible !!!!
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:iconjanikal:
JanikaL Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2016  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Amazing!
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:iconcruximo:
cruximo Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2016  Student Traditional Artist
Heyyy!please look at my art!🎨
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:iconbelendor:
Belendor Featured By Owner Jul 12, 2016  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I loved the details!
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:iconetriganswamp:
EtriganSwamp Featured By Owner Jul 12, 2016  Student Traditional Artist
Why do we hurt the one's we love? ;)
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:iconwithertoad:
Withertoad Featured By Owner Jul 15, 2016  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Every human being has a temptation to do something even if it is wrong. That's just my theory :p
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:icongroomsman:
Groomsman Featured By Owner Jul 12, 2016
I think I get the message here
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:iconandyw10:
andyw10 Featured By Owner Jul 12, 2016
Too true...
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:iconedibale-artist:
Edibale-Artist Featured By Owner Jul 12, 2016  Hobbyist Photographer
Fantastic!
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:iconholacoteba:
holacoteba Featured By Owner Jul 12, 2016
me encanto
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:iconmetalheartsrejik:
MetalHeartsRejik Featured By Owner Jul 12, 2016  Hobbyist Filmographer
So what if it's unoriginal, I still think it has great meaning drawn into it ;)
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:iconavarice88:
Avarice88 Featured By Owner Jul 12, 2016
Explain how you uploaded this unoriginal image without the industrial hand you are damming?
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:icontinynarwhal:
TinyNarwhal Featured By Owner Jul 12, 2016  Professional Artist
Stfu ass
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:icontinynarwhal:
TinyNarwhal Featured By Owner Jul 12, 2016  Professional Artist
Jk
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:iconvin113:
vin113 Featured By Owner Jul 12, 2016  Hobbyist General Artist
Awesome work
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TheMichaelMacRae Featured By Owner Jul 12, 2016  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Unpopular opinon I'm guessing but I think this picture is way too on the nose, too edgy, not really unique in any way. Like it starts and stops at the most basic interpretation of nature vs industry.
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