This is the picture that i was working on when I had to drop everything and do the Jin Hu picture.
After doing a bunch of mostly desaturated blues and greens in the last few pictures it was nice to just crank it up with some lovely emerald greens for a change of pace.
I also couldn't recreate that background now if I tried... it's a bunch of photos, solacell plugin (flamingpear.com), gradients and other stuff all folded spindled and mutilated, mostly with the radial zoom and pinch filters.
pencils = ken rocafort
the picture was originally coloured by