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The Dark Knight - by DanLuVisiArt The Dark Knight - by DanLuVisiArt
Batman

This piece is special to me.

When I first painted the Joker, I wanted to portray the quintessential villain. For me, I think I did alright in showing that. But that wasn't because of talent, or any of that. it's because of how amazing a character Heath Ledger made him.

When I painted Batman, it was different. As a child I've always been into Batman, ever since I first saw the original Tim Burton adaptation. I had all the toys, the Batcave, the Batmobile and I would just lay on my stomach for hours in the living room playing with them.

I once even believed that my Batman figure (with grappling hook) could help my dad get back inside our locked house. Thats how much I believed in him.

I used to draw him a lot, make up my own comics (Batman vs The Crow, Batman vs Judge Dredd, batman vs Street fighter) and just grew obsessed with him.

Time passed, and I went into other things, but Christopher Nolan really brought back the Dark Knight to who he truly is. And I hope I achieved that for Batman, because I know how easy it is to fuck him up.

Enjoy it =)
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Demon57 Featured By Owner Sep 9, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
Beautifully done :heart:
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Zakblaze12 Featured By Owner Jun 13, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
im a Bat man Fan for sure
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Kildem Featured By Owner May 18, 2014  Hobbyist Writer
Oh yes oh yes oh yes
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1228248 Featured By Owner Mar 11, 2014
may batman live forever, not as he was in the 1960's sitcom, but as he was meant to be.
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carousel Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2013
dope!
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ComicMultiverse Featured By Owner Sep 30, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Love your artwork!! Your artwork is featured on Comic Multiverse blog: www.comicmultiverse.net/batman…
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carminefall9 Featured By Owner Sep 1, 2013
batman is awesome. 

and he is my fav hero.

good job. 
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filmaker102drawings Featured By Owner Jul 6, 2013  Hobbyist Artist
print available?
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FamousWalkerA Featured By Owner Apr 5, 2013  Hobbyist Writer
I needed to say the following, "I'm whatever Gotham needs me to be."
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FamousWalkerA Featured By Owner Apr 5, 2013  Hobbyist Writer
:salute:
You achieved it without fucking it up. Big time.
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