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Vegas Zatanna by dfridolfs Vegas Zatanna by dfridolfs
This is one of those cool pages I'll be fighting Dustin for later. And it's pretty cool cuz it's a real collaborative page.

Sometimes due to deadlines (heck always due to deadlines), it can be easier to cut corners. So instead of penciling out the entire background on this page and giving it to me....sometimes it's easier for the penciler to "draw" it in ink. So that's what happened here.

I can be sort of a clean almost rigid inker to a fault, so it's cool to see sort of a more alive and dirty inked version like Dustin did. I totally dig it.

This is part 1 of a 2 part story in Detective Comics, featuring Zatanna, Scarface, and the origin of the new Ventriloquist. Pretty snazzy.

And to top it all off...we worked on this issue after we got back from doing a couple of Vegas store signings.

Pencils & Backgrounds Inks: Dustin Nguyen
Zatanna Inks: Me!

- D
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mijka Featured By Owner Jul 11, 2008
I've said it before and I'll say it again. When y'all cut corners, magic ensues.


(No pun intended. Really.)
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wowzers94 Featured By Owner Apr 24, 2008
very cool. i like the contrast between your inks and dustins work in the background. they both make eachother pop ya know. good job! :D
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dfridolfs Featured By Owner Apr 24, 2008
Yeah it was a fun page to collab on. Dustin really made the city come alive.

- D
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POLAR-CLAW Featured By Owner Apr 3, 2008
all hail the ones who use brushes
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GEORGESdc Featured By Owner Mar 30, 2008
fantastic !!!
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duss005 Featured By Owner Mar 30, 2008
i think this page really screams out why i need a good inker.
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dfridolfs Featured By Owner Mar 30, 2008
I'm still on the lookout for one. Then I'll break his arm.

- D
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GLau Featured By Owner Mar 30, 2008
Wow, that's really awesome page, Derek!

Really love your clean lines for Zatanna against the sketchy inked Vegas background.
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dfridolfs Featured By Owner Mar 30, 2008
Thanks man. Was a fun page.

- D
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RalphNiese Featured By Owner Mar 30, 2008  Professional General Artist
wow, dustins inks come very flashy and fluid, damn hot!
cool collab on this!
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