Deviant Login Shop  Join deviantART for FREE Take the Tour
×



Details

Submitted on
August 7, 2007
Image Size
46.3 KB
Resolution
343×223
Link
Thumb
Embed

Stats

Views
27,625 (1 today)
Favourites
982 (who?)
Comments
174
Downloads
1,112
×
The hanging gardens of Babylon by lunar-eclipse The hanging gardens of Babylon by lunar-eclipse
My interpretation of the hanging gardens of Babylon...I know they look more like an overgrown orchard or something...but that's just what I imagine them to be like.
Add a Comment:
 

Daily Deviation

Given 2010-04-02
The hanging gardens of Babylon by ~lunar-eclipse is a lovely scenery that is both creative and well executed. ( Suggested by H34 and Featured by armaina )
:iconlollige:
You are in luck, I am able to post this earlier!

The more artwork I see of haning gardens (of Babylon) the more I get inspirted to do this myself once as well. Thisone, with its pretty waterfalls, layers and isometry is one of those as well now :)

There are however a lot of things that bother me. You tried to save a lot of time by doing a symetric design, but even worse: You copy and pasted a lot. Some things could have been less obvious if you flippeld them. But epspecially on the textrures and on the trees it is very noticable.
Why those textures anyway? They are way too much repeated, and the sides are completely flat. I suppose you could have gotten a better result if you had put some more time in it, and did all textures without copy and pasting.

Whats with the modern building thing in the middle? The place is perfect, but the modernity does not completely fit the theme in my opinion.

I really like the grass and the flowers, and of course the hanging vines or whatever you cal 'm. The flowers are especially great on the platforms with the piramids!
The water texture is also great! But why is it on the roof, and are those black dots sharks?

As I said: Inspiring work, mostly due the waterfalls and the layers!
What do you think?
The Artist thought this was FAIR
11 out of 11 deviants thought this was fair.

The Artist has requested Critique on this Artwork

Please sign up or login to post a critique.

:iconmimimiaart:
MimiMiaART May 11, 2013  Student Digital Artist
amazing work!
Reply
:iconlunar-eclipse:
lunar-eclipse May 14, 2013  Hobbyist Artist
Thank you! :)
Reply
:iconmimimiaart:
MimiMiaART May 14, 2013  Student Digital Artist
you're welcome! great work!
Reply
:iconzeolee:
wow, keep your imagination and do more models :)
Reply
:iconlunar-eclipse:
lunar-eclipse Jul 21, 2012  Hobbyist Artist
Aww, thank you!
Reply
:iconlunar-eclipse:
lunar-eclipse Jan 19, 2012  Hobbyist Artist
Thank you!
Reply
:iconyoyomega1:
YoyOmega1 Nov 1, 2011  Hobbyist Digital Artist
minecraft time
Reply
:icontronlegacy2010577:
The reason for the gardens being built was due to Nebuchadnezzar's queen becoming home sick. She missed the mountains, trees and animals.
Reply
:iconazakishimo:
AzakiShimo Sep 5, 2011  Student Artist
DIYAH LOVE IT!!! :icontearplz:
Reply
Add a Comment: