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Head Turnaround - 360 Backlighting by RobynRose Head Turnaround - 360 Backlighting by RobynRose
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This is diferent again. Where prior deviations achieved the simple task of presenting a well lit figure, this deviation sets up an artful & mindful representaion.

This atmosphere is inspiring. I love the full range of value. Whats more, the values have a place. there is a specific deep value shaping the hair and facial feature. There is a lighter value only occuring on the bra. A value diferent again occurs for the fleshtone shadows.

and then

Pop....that hot spot chiseling out the features. This is a style. This is a way to tell the story...almost creatint myth to spread out over 12 images and unify them.

As a figure study tool... it exceeds the requirements to the point of challenging the student to literaly draw the air around the figure.

Excellent deviation

This can only expand the choices the artist can make in representing the human form for study....And I still see room for improvement in the technical aspect of photography.

I am no photographer and i leave that crit to my peers.

5 stars all but technique which gets 4
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ClaraLinza Featured By Owner Sep 11, 2015
 I purchased ! thanks you for your great work :)
Roiuky Featured By Owner Apr 19, 2015
very useful, thank you!
Nytrinhia Featured By Owner Jul 4, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
Just purchased this and your lighting angles turnaround.  I look forward to using them for practice.
MiladyDuchess Featured By Owner Feb 11, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Used for lighting reference here:…

Thank you! 
apfelgriebs Featured By Owner Jan 26, 2014  Student General Artist
This is such a great stock! I used it as a pose reference here:…
SockoTheSock Featured By Owner Dec 19, 2013
thanks for the stock! used it as a reference for the lighting here:…
gingerfreek Featured By Owner Oct 17, 2013
if one has to purchase these pictures to see them in full resolution, please, make sure the resolution is big enough so one can actually use them as reference... and separate pictures would be better, too. 
I needed a turnaround reference and am very disappointed by these. Pictures are too small to see the details, the head is not on the same level in each picture etc.. :(
HauntedShadowsLegacy Featured By Owner Jul 10, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
-3- Once again, the exact thing I need isn't a drawing, but a stock. Guess I could try turning it into a drawing, if that's ok...
MadameMunchkin Featured By Owner Jul 5, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I love your lighting stocks, they're so helpful.
FabianCobos Featured By Owner May 7, 2013  Professional General Artist
Hi, I'm using your photosets as references for watercolor practice,
FabianCobos Featured By Owner May 14, 2013  Professional General Artist
your stock provide great help studiying light over the human body, Thanks!
I'm still doing more exercices based in your photos, :D
dankelby Featured By Owner Apr 7, 2013  Student Digital Artist
Excellent, this will be a great help. Thank you!
Kattperuk Featured By Owner Apr 6, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I used one of the pictures as reference for a study: [link]. Thank you!
ImagenDreamer Featured By Owner Nov 28, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
May I use this as a model for a 3D animation in autodesk maya? :) It's an experiment and since you have all these pictures, it's perfect!
RobynRose Featured By Owner Nov 28, 2012
sure, I'd love to see what you make. Just be sure to read my rules and credit me. :)
SilverOakson Featured By Owner Oct 6, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Used here: [link]

Thanks so much for the great stock!
ThereseOfTheNorth Featured By Owner Sep 11, 2012
hello! Love the lighting in this one!
BananaWork Featured By Owner Sep 10, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
This is so ridiculously helpful!!

I kind of want to paint you! :D
RobynRose Featured By Owner Sep 10, 2012
Do it! Practice!
BananaWork Featured By Owner Sep 10, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Yeah! :D
catemacgowanillo Featured By Owner Jul 22, 2012
jjpeabody Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thank you so much for this type of reference!
Agent-Carolina Featured By Owner Jul 11, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Hi! I used your stock here!
Thank you for the gorgeous stock! :D
Taikooo Featured By Owner Jun 17, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
awesome stock and such a big help with dramatic lighting! i used one of these as a ref here [link]
roarr Featured By Owner Jun 12, 2012
thx for making these photos! i use them for reference.. keep it up! THX!
Miss-Audaum-Lovet Featured By Owner Jun 11, 2012
im sorry but these are just great i might end up favoring almost all of them. cuz i need a lil help with anatomy
X-XGrellX-X Featured By Owner Jun 6, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Okay I know we arent supposed to compliment good or bad on your body, but can I just say you are very beautiful and such a wonderful model? Like super helpful and pretty.
dootom Featured By Owner Jun 4, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
you really are such a savior. Thanks!!
luishadowx Featured By Owner Jun 3, 2012
:) pretty
clumsydemonwithfire Featured By Owner May 25, 2012   General Artist
this is so awesome! thank you for sharing!
MarioTeodosio Featured By Owner May 25, 2012  Professional Digital Artist
Hi Kxhara, i used this stock for this: [link]
KelseyDrew Featured By Owner May 24, 2012  Student Digital Artist
RayGunBoy Featured By Owner May 23, 2012
I don't critique any resource someone makes available for FREE ...I think it's awesome that there are people out there like yourself willing to invest their time into providing others with GREAT tools for creativity! KUDOS
NinjaKuma Featured By Owner May 22, 2012
thank you,it's very useful !
imtheartisan Featured By Owner May 20, 2012
kxhara, I definitely love your pics! thanks for sharing it :)
NataliaSoleil Featured By Owner May 20, 2012  Professional Digital Artist
different light set ups! yes yes yes :D :D
Nele-Diel Featured By Owner May 20, 2012  Student Digital Artist
I did a study of one of these :)
Thank you!
kyokuchan Featured By Owner May 19, 2012
Wow, these are great, really inspiring.
It would be interesting if you used some textures (like, with some piece of cloth) an see how the light behaves with those textures (or maybe you have done it, i havent seen your entire gallery yet, but what i have seen its really awesome!)

Thanks for this !
RobynRose Featured By Owner May 19, 2012
Do you mean using them like a shadow stencil, or the lighting on draped cloth?
kyokuchan Featured By Owner May 26, 2012
Draped Cloth :D
RobynRose Featured By Owner May 26, 2012
I have some samples of draped cloth in my Let's Draw section, though they don't use special lighting.
Dakuu75 Featured By Owner May 18, 2012  Student Digital Artist
This is like... perfect refrence for drawing, thank you for this. I often have trouble with the lines around the soulders and breasts and where they should intersect or overlap at the 3/4 view. So this will be super useful for me, thanks again. And if I do any new sketches while staring at this for refrence i'll be sure to credit you via a link to your acount.
Mawilowu Featured By Owner May 18, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
I don't know if anyone already told you this, but you remind me of Katniss Everdeen in the Hunger Games. You're beautiful!
CaseyD2K Featured By Owner May 18, 2012  Professional Digital Artist
This one is very cool!
gcallus Featured By Owner May 18, 2012  Professional Traditional Artist
That light is fantabulous! And the pictures are so simple, but so beautiful! This makes me want to draw!
derandre Featured By Owner May 18, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thanks for this!
R00-ha-ha Featured By Owner May 17, 2012  Student General Artist
Thanks for all your awesome stock photos!
AllegoryAce Featured By Owner May 17, 2012
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