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Etched Oracles by ArtDoge Etched Oracles by ArtDoge
A fun quicky done while listening to The Passportal by Team Sleep.

Two of many Holomen, the left one holds something which I can't reveal the purpose of yet.

Characters (c) JinJian Xu

Done in Photoshop CS 8 hours, no references used,

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Given 2008-01-23
Etched Oracles by ~343GuiltySpark - The artist does not reveal much about the Holomen, but their suits which seem to reflect galaxies from afar, and their overall enigmatic appearance make me think they could be some sort special agents of the universe itself. Whoever they may be and whatever secrets they may hold, they look simply fantastic in this piece! ( Featured by MidnightExigent )
cobeoe Featured By Owner May 25, 2014
i will call them successors of daft punk
vevans0009 Featured By Owner Jul 17, 2014
That is what I thought too!  XD
Frozx398 Featured By Owner Aug 22, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
baddasss!! well done!
ChristianKolle Featured By Owner Aug 21, 2012  Professional General Artist
you created this when you were 15?
NamelessManic Featured By Owner Jun 20, 2012
Those guys are badass, like sirs, but robots that wear the universe as suits. Cool!
knight1128 Featured By Owner Jan 28, 2012
Wow! this is so cool, amazing, great!
Did you make this picture?
Beautiful job! :D
ArtDoge Featured By Owner Jan 28, 2012  Professional Digital Artist
Thanks. And yes, I did make this image, as I do not upload other artist's work in my own gallery.
zalrohg-lekgolo Featured By Owner Jan 20, 2012  Professional General Artist
this looks like daft punk in the future
CosmicMuffin Featured By Owner Jun 27, 2013   General Artist
I know, right. I was actually going to say that, but you beat me to it!
JGKing Featured By Owner Dec 13, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Ha, space suit.

I want one.
liberator7 Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2011  Student Writer
Is anyone else reminded of Daft Punk?
FeaturelessMask Featured By Owner Oct 27, 2011
I think there should be a sitcom around these two. The one on the right is obviously the older, seasoned model (thinking William Shatner). while the one on the right is the new guard, border line effeminate professional who needs to learn a sense of daring-do.
OmegaTigon Featured By Owner Jul 10, 2011  Student Interface Designer
cool Characters, they are just awesome. great job. :star::star::star::star::star:
Sedientus-Cervezerus Featured By Owner Jun 7, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
The one on the right is staring at me, I know he has no eyes but..

..anyway ...great picture

(I hope my english is fine) xD
brouwjon Featured By Owner Mar 24, 2011
A lot of the stuff on deviant is really good, but all the same.

this looks different from other stuff. pretty creative. i like the guy on the left, how his head just hangs there, how its just a face and nothing else.
i like that their suits are images of deep space.

Definitely play around with this idea some more. It's interesting.
Aldiron Featured By Owner Dec 7, 2010
You need to make more of the character on the left! That's my favorite thing... ever. lol.
ArtDoge Featured By Owner Dec 8, 2010  Professional Digital Artist
guuuud idea!
RichardChaplin Featured By Owner Sep 12, 2010
Beatiful work :)
ArtDoge Featured By Owner Sep 12, 2010  Professional Digital Artist
madnezz344 Featured By Owner May 30, 2010
i thought this was a daft punk tribute when i saw it as a thumb pic, but woa this is very nice love the star suit detail :)
Oh-Mrs-O Featured By Owner May 8, 2010  Professional Filmographer
Hot damn. Hot fucking damn...
Splinks Featured By Owner Feb 13, 2010  Student Filmographer
Holy crap,so that's what daft punk will look like in the future
KILLGARY Featured By Owner Feb 8, 2010
TriniJ Featured By Owner Jan 23, 2010
oh man ....this is SHARPP!!!
instant FAV
Albrecht-Smuten Featured By Owner Jan 5, 2010
Super... I love the left guys concave head... (above other things)
ArtDoge Featured By Owner Jan 5, 2010  Professional Digital Artist
Thanks man!
Albrecht-Smuten Featured By Owner Jan 7, 2010
No problem, you´re one of the best painters I´ve seen around here...
ArtDoge Featured By Owner Jan 7, 2010  Professional Digital Artist
Thank you!!! : ) I'm really honoured!
DemonFreeze Featured By Owner Dec 15, 2009
Whoa :D Also, their pose reminds me of Daft Punk >w<
xengage Featured By Owner Dec 8, 2009  Student Interface Designer
desktop background
AmandaRaquel Featured By Owner Oct 18, 2009  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Why was my immediate thought upon viewing this "Oh fuck yes"?

Must mean its fucking awesome o.o;
josephs-sky Featured By Owner Oct 16, 2009  Hobbyist Digital Artist
(o.O) ... that´s frigging cool!
nnq2603 Featured By Owner Jul 16, 2009
OMG :wow: the thing that hold floating card or something like that, he's masterful, he's almighty. His buddy's amazing, too. I like this a looooot :+favlove:
chewtoy25 Featured By Owner Jul 1, 2009
I have no clue who they are, but they look SWEET!
One-Eared-Jack Featured By Owner Jun 23, 2009  Hobbyist General Artist
Oh my gosh, I love their starry suits.

All of the creatures and creations in your gallery are gorgeous.

Even the creepy ones.
MBDavenport Featured By Owner Jun 1, 2009  Professional Traditional Artist
I was wondering when i'd see a DD in your gallery. Few are more deserving.
IHMPCYPAWB Featured By Owner May 28, 2009
I faved this a while ago, but, looking over it again, is the hand of the left guy supposed to be backwards...?
ArtDoge Featured By Owner May 28, 2009  Professional Digital Artist
no it's his left hand, with his palm showing.
IHMPCYPAWB Featured By Owner May 28, 2009
Oh, ok, gotcha.
Ghost-Silver Featured By Owner May 7, 2009  Hobbyist Digital Artist
kickass work :clap:!!
j3concepts Featured By Owner Apr 27, 2009
i've gotta say this is probably one of the best artworks i've seen on DA. sharp work.
Long-Pham Featured By Owner Mar 13, 2009  Professional Digital Artist
Instant fave, what a feeling !
DeathNoteGurl Featured By Owner Feb 2, 2009
This is actually one of the most amazing pieces I've seen in a long time.

The amount of detail of just incredible, and I love pieces that let you use your imagination.

This is just an amazing job. Seriously, well done. I hope to see more pieces like this.
mindstrel Featured By Owner Jan 29, 2009
Wow, I definitely wouldn't want to meet these guys in a dark alley.
ArtDoge Featured By Owner Jan 29, 2009  Professional Digital Artist
why would they be there in the first place?
mindstrel Featured By Owner Jan 30, 2009
I have no idea, but whatever the reason would be, I'm guessing it wouldn't include my well-being.

(They look really awesome, though dangerous.)
M0AI Featured By Owner Jan 24, 2009  Professional Digital Artist
Awesome, AWESOME designs.
Azzen Featured By Owner Dec 18, 2008  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I got a really "Daft Punk" ish vibe seeing this, for some reason. That, but much more mysterious and powerful.
Razvanrulls Featured By Owner Dec 6, 2008
awesome technologycal style for this one ^^
from my opinion their pose is kinda godlike, suits them pretty well tho
wonderful work
motograter Featured By Owner Nov 18, 2008
Niiiiiice! Awesome work! :>
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