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Fantasy character portraits come in many types. There’s the ‘action shot’ of a warrior or wizard swinging a sword or flinging a spell at an out of frame enemy. There’s the quiet studious type. Then there are ones like this:
Sergey Gurskiy‘s Annabel is a piece of singular elegance. She’s clearly a soldier of some kind, and the clothing suggests cavalry, though no steed is visible. The richness of the uniform hints at a leadership role. The background is dark and lit by oranges and yellows, creating a sense of foreboding, yet the character looks off frame, seemingly unconcerned. I would encourage you to click the image and enjoy the full sized beauty of this illustration.