Dragonfish

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Dragonfish is an animated digital collage, based on a traditional oil painting I made for a group show with the artist group "Libellule". The exhibition was themed "Phoenix and Dragon", and as usual, I interpreted the theme rather "independently". But dragonfish actually do exist and I just made it spit … (read more)

Dragonfish is an animated digital collage, based on a traditional oil painting I made for a group show with the artist group "Libellule". The exhibition was themed "Phoenix and Dragon", and as usual, I interpreted the theme rather "independently". But dragonfish actually do exist and I just made it spit some fire. Like a dragon. Sort of...


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  • 2048 x 2732 px, Video (27.6 MB)
  • This is a signed and limited edition digital creation.
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Comments

George Boya
2020/08/21

Wow, it so impressive , loved the sound effects also and the expression of the dragonfish when is closing its mouth is so cute,lol. Guess that your experience with submarines inspired you and led to the creation of the fire spitting fish:)

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Reinhard Schmid
(creator)
2020/08/21

Thank you George. I spent a lot of time coordinating everything, particularly with the sound track. Well, the submarine experience didn't help that much, as you have no windows and you see nothing outside...

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Legendary
2020/08/25

The intricate details inside the dragonfish remind of a mechanical watch; I love this idea!

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Reinhard Schmid
(creator)
2020/08/25

I love fine mechanics. Your comment made me think of one of my drawings (https://peakd.com/art/@reinhard-schmid/sex-sells-graphite-pencil-on-glass), purchased by a watch collector....

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Love the gentle feeling of gliding and how it contasts so strongly with the solemnness and red intent of the dragonfish. ⚖️⚖️🕊⚖️⚖️

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Reinhard Schmid
(creator)
2020/11/29

Thank you so very much for your kind compliments from a very artistic standpoint :-)

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And the wallpaper like background ~ A feeling of our acceptance of the 'ordinary' in our lives and yet there is nothing 'ordinary' about this dragonfish. ⚖️⚖️🕊⚖️⚖️

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Reinhard Schmid
(creator)
2020/11/29

I like to balance things that may not seem connected at first sight

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nogland
2020/11/29

like this.... this is amazing

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Reinhard Schmid
(creator)
2020/11/29

Thank you very much!

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hairofmedusa
2020/12/25

Woh very creative ! Great 🥰

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Reinhard Schmid
(creator)
2020/12/25

Thanks a lot!

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