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Dec 9, 2010, 2:01:31 AM
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Boston by Uken Boston by Uken
Boston Skyline
first time trying to create photo realistic cityscape on such a small scale. quite tricky
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Given 2011-05-12
Boston by ~Uken uses shades of grey and the bare flesh to create an effective and detailed cityscape. ( Suggested by LadyWithoutAName and Featured by annajordanart )
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TomLindemann Featured By Owner Jun 12, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Really great idea
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Angie-Pictures Featured By Owner May 13, 2011
Beautiful work. Congratulations to the DD. :iconflowerheartplz:
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ponychops Featured By Owner May 13, 2011  Professional General Artist
awesome job, can't believe how detailed it is for the size!
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:iconuken:
Uken Featured By Owner May 13, 2011  Professional General Artist
Thanks!
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Uken Featured By Owner May 13, 2011  Professional General Artist
omg :jawdrop: i just signed on and saw that i had 1,372 feedback messages..... idk how to say thnx to all of you for makin my day! :dance:
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Crackerjackthe4th Featured By Owner May 12, 2011
That must've hurt like fuck.

Whoever this is is really dedicated to his city.
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GrotesqueDarling13 Featured By Owner May 12, 2011  Professional General Artist
:faint: Everything about this tattoo is amazing!! :clap:
I love the placement, such a wonderful place to put a city skyline!
It shows off the piece & work beautifully :D Your work is so detailed
and makes the whole piece pop off his arm!! :nod:

Masterpiece & it so deserved a DD :heart: :love:
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:iconuken:
Uken Featured By Owner May 13, 2011  Professional General Artist
Thankyou! =]
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GrotesqueDarling13 Featured By Owner May 13, 2011  Professional General Artist
Your very welcome!! :D
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:iconlibbye:
libbye Featured By Owner May 12, 2011
omg!
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:iconuken:
Uken Featured By Owner May 13, 2011  Professional General Artist
=]
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GoetheFaust Featured By Owner May 12, 2011  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Gotta say it;

'Cause I love that dirty water~
Oh, Boston you're my home.


This is just incredible
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:iconuken:
Uken Featured By Owner May 13, 2011  Professional General Artist
! Thanks!
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TherrinNinja Featured By Owner May 12, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Goddamn that looks AMAZING.
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Bosh1501 Featured By Owner May 12, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
dang. that is most definitely impressive. all those little details... man! great work! :D
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:iconuken:
Uken Featured By Owner May 13, 2011  Professional General Artist
Thanks!
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applepie619 Featured By Owner May 12, 2011
It looks like the one from (500) days of Summer!

its a movie.

Still, excellent work!!!!!
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:iconuken:
Uken Featured By Owner May 13, 2011  Professional General Artist
sadly havent seen it, >.<! thankyou!
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Hells-Lounge Featured By Owner May 12, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Wicked good! Love seeing things about my home city :)
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RByers Featured By Owner May 12, 2011  Student
Yay Boston! Good choice and well done
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:iconuken:
Uken Featured By Owner May 13, 2011  Professional General Artist
Thank you!
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:iconmeatine:
meatine Featured By Owner May 12, 2011  Professional Photographer
you've seen 500 days of summer, right? ;) love it, gunna do the same one day with my homecity skyline.
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LoveoftheDark Featured By Owner May 12, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
is that a tattoo or drawn in ink?
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:iconuken:
Uken Featured By Owner May 13, 2011  Professional General Artist
haha no, i don't get paid to just draw on ppl, it's gotta be permanent. thankx!
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:iconmorrent:
morrent Featured By Owner May 12, 2011
AHHHH!!!!
So good, but so painful!!
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:iconliniert:
liniert Featured By Owner May 12, 2011
wow
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:iconcaseydecker:
CaseyDecker Featured By Owner May 12, 2011  Hobbyist Artist
That is one unique-looking tattoo. :D
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:icongatoishwary:
GatoIshwary Featured By Owner May 12, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Ooh! Is that the PLywood Tower I see...? I've been there!
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Craazhy Featured By Owner May 12, 2011  Professional Writer
(From Boston) Fuck man. Fuck. I want this shit so bad, but you just don't copy tattoo's. You make me wanna fly my Bruins avatar again.

Beyond doubt, this piece is a phatty tatty.
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:iconuken:
Uken Featured By Owner May 13, 2011  Professional General Artist
Thanks!
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anarttest Featured By Owner May 12, 2011  Student Traditional Artist
i love this..its a really unique tattoo. ive never seen a cityscape done before, especially boston, im always seeing (generally) new york.
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:iconuken:
Uken Featured By Owner May 13, 2011  Professional General Artist
haha i convinced this guy to let me try and do a more photo real version instead of a black silhouette
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anarttest Featured By Owner May 14, 2011  Student Traditional Artist
yea the realistic is hard, but i think you pulled it off well considering its a tattoo and the size.
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audreycastillo Featured By Owner May 12, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
Great work! Makes me miss that city even more.
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:iconuken:
Uken Featured By Owner May 13, 2011  Professional General Artist
Thank You!
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brik86 Featured By Owner May 12, 2011  Professional Artist
pretty different! what a difficult must be to make these little windows!
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:iconuken:
Uken Featured By Owner May 13, 2011  Professional General Artist
o it was one hell of a stencil that's forsure
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brik86 Featured By Owner May 16, 2011  Professional Artist
as i wondered! =D
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MalibuBeach Featured By Owner May 12, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
wooooww this is amazing!
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:iconuken:
Uken Featured By Owner May 13, 2011  Professional General Artist
Thanx!
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LadyWithoutAName Featured By Owner May 12, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Awesome, glad this could get a DD! Great work :]
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:iconuken:
Uken Featured By Owner May 13, 2011  Professional General Artist
Thanx! i was so surprised yesterday when it did!
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RosieLeighGreen Featured By Owner May 12, 2011
This is brilliant.
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ThunderManEXE Featured By Owner May 12, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Very excellent!
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Achimstyle Featured By Owner May 12, 2011  Professional
That looks awesome. Stunning work!
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venomninja30 Featured By Owner May 12, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
i love the canvas. excellent work.
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:iconuken:
Uken Featured By Owner May 13, 2011  Professional General Artist
Thanx!
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dexQA Featured By Owner Apr 18, 2011
wow, first try first succes
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:iconuken:
Uken Featured By Owner May 13, 2011  Professional General Artist
Thanx!
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chikkorn Featured By Owner Apr 16, 2011
looks incredible good!!!
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