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Orlando Bloom by thewholehorizon Orlando Bloom by thewholehorizon
As much as I wanted to draw him as Legolas, I still haven't found just the right reference photo(s) yet, and I even had a hard time finding one as himself that was good angle/lighting/resolution. No lie-- 2 whole hours went into searching through images alone.

Originally I thought it was just a plain black suit, but when I adjusted the curves to see some more definition in the hair, magically the stripes popped up!

By the way, I started making my works available for download in higher res than what displays on the page. I went back and made it available for many of my featured pieces as well, so you might want to check them out!

5x7" on bristol paper
Graphite Pencils HB, 3H
Charcoal Pencils HB, 2B, 3B, 4B
Black Fine-tip Sharpie (eyes only)
White Gel Pen (eyes only)
Tortillon
Kneaded Eraser

Total drawing time: 8-10 hours

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I agree with Super-Freak-27 :-)
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:iconsuper-freak-27:
Words cannot describe how amazing this is.
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:iconesther414:
Absolutly incredible!!!!!!!!!!!!!! He is my favorite actor and you captured his face and features extreamly well!!!!!!!!!
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MSzilvi95 Feb 17, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Amazing work! :D Your shading... and how you draw the hair and the eyess... I love it! :D
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Larry-and-Lazel Feb 2, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
suit and tie by justin timberlake just popped into my head even though im not a big fan of that song
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lucy-loves-merlin Feb 2, 2013
this is awesome, i'm halfway through drawing him as legolas, it took me ages to find a decent picture to use
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In2umniaKillH3r Jan 28, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Awesome work.
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stargazerlily8D Jan 28, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
This is beautiful!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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:iconjusta-watcher49:
Terrific job. Love his hair!
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Cozmiclove Jan 27, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
amazing as always
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