daemon3d: thanks man.
mutte696: thanks man. glad you think so. as you'll get to see i also ended up with that one. also because of the same reasons you mentioned.
jimmyLev: thanks jimmy. glad you like it. i'll send you a pm soon.
nils meyer: thanks. bacause of competion rules we wasn't allowed to do any textures.
brettSinclair: hehe.. thanks buddy.
godsmacksyou: i thought of it, but ended up just going with what i had. but thanks for the input.
Dman3d: thanks a lot.
Nancy: thanks for the kind words. i'm sorry that i can't give you more original advises than, sketch a lot of models. try the different brushes and find the ones you like the best. then you end with a handful of brushes you really like. check reference pics, see tutorial videos and browse around this forum to see how other people do.
GX@W: heheh.. thanks a lot for the kind words.
gelfy: thanks a lot.
zogthedoomed: thanks, man.
nerveink: thanks for the input. hope to see new stuff from you soon.
-Storm-: thanks frederik. as you probally already seen, my final didn't differ much from those two.
- FoOD -: hehehehe.. yeah! i heard a bit of both for sure.
CowboyBunny: exactly right. thanks for the input.
here's the one i submitted for finals. i didn't change much apart from adding a bit more background and flipping the image.
here's the different renders i used.
lastly a bit dark render of a my small update on my graffiti dude.
hope you like it and thanks a lot for all your kind words and inputs.