Against the Night: a Gothic Fantasy Portrait


Gothic Fantasy Artwork by Justin Gedak

Against the Night

Surreal Gothic Fantasy Digital Artwork by Justin Gedak 2018 Model: Sonnie Marie Slagle

Based on the photography of Andy Welch

I actually started this one a long time ago, and only just finished it this morning. Sonnie is a really awesome model and photographer, and usually my favorite photos of her are actually her self portraits. Andy got some really amazing photos of her, and I used one of his this time. They’re both super talented, so if you get the chance check out their pages. Also check out Sonnie’s photography page Wonderless.

Also here's a link to Andy's original photo: https://www.instagram.com/p/BelqffnghB3/

The finished artwork ended up looking a lot different than the photo, but I'm super happy with it. Would love to know what you think!

Various sizes of prints available at my Society6 shop:

https://society6.com/product/against-the-night_print?sku=s6-10043542p4a1v45

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