|Not my eyes, not my problem.|
Why The Staff Is Wrong About TracingFriends at deviantART, here is the article that was part of the inspiration to create this club. Before you can understand this article you'll need to have read it.Why The Staff Is Wrong About Tracing by stop-tracing
While I have the utmost respect and appreciation for the job that the CEA team does, I was shocked, disgusted, and incredibly disappointed when I came across the aforementioned article. I've been a member of deviantART for quite some time and I remember the days before all this tracing nonsense was allowed.
Given recent events which I will not directly link to, but I'm sure many of you know what I'm talking about- it's hard for me to believe that the staff is still turning a blind eye to tracing, still letting this farce go on. In the past few months there have been several incidents related to tracing that have caused large stirs in deviantART, and I thought it would perhaps become clear that a lot of people are angry. It's not just a few people. Remember the uproar o
The Difference Between Anime Edits And "VectoBIG FAT DISCLAIMER: stop-tracing supports and appreciates real vector art. I am NOT dissing every vector artist ever. This article is about vector "artists" who take other people's art, trace over it, and call it their own. Those of you that create lovely vector art from your own mind or use resources and references that you have the legal right to use are in the clear, okay? Keep on artin'. </b>The Difference Between Anime Edits And "Vecto by stop-tracing
This is gonna be a shorter one, folks, but I've been thinking about this for a while.
deviantART prohibits the submission of screenshot "edits". For those of you that have never encountered a screenshot edit- let me give you a very typical example.
Big note: The vast majority of this sort of "vector art" is anime-related, and that's what I'm most familiar with, so that's the example I'll be using. I'm sure this happens to American cartoons and maybe even live-action shows.
Say someone is a fan of the anime Naruto, and they like to RP or write fanfiction or something. That'
Current Residence: Couch|
Favourite style of art: realism, cartoon, sketchy, abstrac, aetc.
Operating System: Vista
MP3 player of choice: Mine!
Shell of choice: Sea shells
Favourite cartoon character: Kyle Broflovski, Kite (.hack), Flapjack, Captain K'nuckles, Dr.Barber