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Benedict of Baker Street by Girl-on-the-Moon Benedict of Baker Street by Girl-on-the-Moon
OH SHERLOCK HOW I LOVE THEE.
This is not a recent revelation, but I thought it was time to express my love of the show (and Mr. Cumberbatch) in the form of a portrait.

Can't wait for the next series! Except Stephen Thompson's episode.
(Note from the future: OMG I WAS WRONG ABOUT THOMPSON. NICELY DONE SIR. I AM SO SORRY.)

About three hours of work, 4B pencil on white paper, highlights and colour effects done in Photoshop. Tutorial here: fav.me/d36e1zu (What's not covered in the tutorial is the gradient map I applied, which gives it the spiffy colours. That's just in Image>Adjustments>Gradient Map)

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DND313 Featured By Owner Nov 15, 2013
Amazing!
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LwanB Featured By Owner Apr 16, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
This was just killed in every way possible!
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MexicanMoon Featured By Owner Oct 16, 2012
:D
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DitaDiPolvere Featured By Owner Sep 26, 2012
wow!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :O BEAUTIFUL DRAWING!!!!!!!!!!! I'm breathless!!!!!!
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mr-duck87 Featured By Owner Sep 18, 2012
How are you this talented lol amazing.
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heroofkvatch Featured By Owner Aug 28, 2012  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
I really like this :)
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Modiste1979 Featured By Owner Jun 24, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Breathtaking!
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itsultravioletlight Featured By Owner Mar 6, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
I love the texture of the shadows and the brightness of the face. ;)
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SilverLarrosa Featured By Owner Mar 6, 2012  Professional General Artist
UUFFFF !!!
Really great
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Ebonlake Featured By Owner Feb 10, 2012
#Swoon
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