Ha! Nice indeed, I like how the colors create a dampish and oppressive mood. pluch, ploch, bluotch... Difficult steps in the sticky muds. "mmh...I think we're not alone in making these odd sounds, my dear Rosaline..."
Very gorgeous, I love the handling of the swamp at the bottom. Also the trees with their roots are spectacular. It feels so very peaceful, but with the sword drawn it makes me feel like something dangerous could be quietly waiting in the shadows.
Beautiful, love the lighting and composition. I think it needs some evil/promising silhouette in the background, otherwise it's kinda ummm trees :\ It just doesn't match up with the epicness of the pose.
*the barbarian*: "well, ox friend, is this the place you've last seen your friend? *ox*: "nope." *the barbarian*: "then why dont you give me some pointers on where to look for him!?" *ox*: "Why dont you ask yourself? this is your hallucination anyway!?" *the barbarian*: "you're right, im sorry.." *ox*: "you are forgiven, human.*
(it just came into my mind the moment i saw this piece)
Very cool, love the light on the water. The traveler must have just heard breaking branches or a splash that sounded like footsteps, because he drew is sword and is looking off towards the darkest thicket in the background.