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Lando by LivioRamondelli Lando by LivioRamondelli
Most of my Star Wars paintings tend to focus on the armored and faceless characters for a few reasons. One, it's way easier to draw a Stormtrooper than nail a likeness of Harrison Ford. But really, I also think the armored characters are just more fun to do in a visual medium.

But with this painting, I wanted to try and do a hopefully dynamic shot of one of the human characters. I chose Lando because I love Cloud City and all the great atmospherics you can play with there. The likeness here is based on some photo reference I found of the great Billy Dee Williams.
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kawaiku Featured By Owner Oct 28, 2013
Never knew why he is never counted among the "Big 3" along with Chewie.
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ArenaPix Featured By Owner Jul 26, 2013
Well done!!
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FellitoRockero Featured By Owner May 11, 2013
Funk, coming is! LoL!
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re-animatrix Featured By Owner Jan 23, 2013
I absolutely love this. I love the lighting and the cape and the fact that it's a character who seems to get so little love. I would say he's one of my favorites, but they're all my favorite. :)
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LivioRamondelli Featured By Owner Jan 24, 2013  Professional General Artist
Thanks very much, I really appreciate that!
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hansolocup Featured By Owner Sep 25, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Wow this is awesome!
Hahaha my name is hansolocup!
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Laarn Featured By Owner Jul 29, 2012
This pic. With "You know my name" by Chris Cornell. Period.
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LivioRamondelli Featured By Owner Aug 7, 2012  Professional General Artist
Haha, agreed!
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SvalaW Featured By Owner Jun 27, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Really awesome work! The perspective is cool and I totally like the atmosphere.
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Hordaks-Pupil Featured By Owner Jun 25, 2012  Hobbyist Writer
Awesomeness I love it keep up the excellent work :D
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