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How do you actually use these things?

>> No.6839377

you don't.

>> No.6839384

Read Loomis. He has a page on it

>> No.6839405

I've never seen anyone that's actually good at drawing every say anything about loomis. The first time I'd even heard of the faggot was on here. I'm entirely convinced this is just a really awful meme people here throw around to trap beginners into never progressing.

>> No.6839407

Loomis is everywhere outside of this board, anon. Just because you're totally ignorant doesn't mean everyone else is

>> No.6839419

>I'm entirely convinced this is just a really awful meme people here throw around to trap beginners into never progressing.
I've taken art classes at multiple levels and have never even heard his name before.

>> No.6839424

that sucks for you bro, because everyone else has

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>i took an academic course to learn x
>why did they not mention the online resource anyone can use to learn x

>> No.6839429

>the online resource

>> No.6839447


>> No.6839473

do you know the book in which he mentions it? I'm happy to find the exact part myself.

>> No.6839490

what do you mean?

you pose it and use it as a reference when your spatial skills aren't developed enough

>> No.6839494

Use? I thought we all just used them as desk decoration, how else will people will know you're an artist?

>> No.6839562

By throwing it away and studying from real human anatomy.

>> No.6839568

the mannequin isn't about anatomical features but instead about getting the spatial aspects of your pose down as well as the general proportions like how a simplified skeleton would, the parts in the skeleton don't contract or expand, they're rigid so they exist as the scaffolding for everything on top of them

>> No.6840006

You get naked, squat and shove it in your twink butthole.

>> No.6840013

Don’t quote me on this but I’ve heard this thing is mainly for fashion designers not fine artists or illustrators.

>> No.6840017

David Finch recommends Loomis. There you go, now you've seen one and you can change your tune.

>> No.6840055

Loomis died before the internet even existed.

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You are tremendously ignorant, that's why you haven't heard of Loomis before.

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Holy bot thread.

>> No.6840322

You dont.

>> No.6840353

Put it in the trash.

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you're ngmi, and its not because you didnt follow loomis

>> No.6841365

Pyw, I bet anything mine is better :)

>> No.6841434

Buy and ad Stan

>> No.6841436

That should be the new official /ic/ motto.

>> No.6841439

They're a scam

>> No.6841521

i talk to mine. he gives me valuable art advice

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Those stiff wooden ones are awful, you can get much better ones for posing. But really you can just pose a 3D model nowdays for reference so they are obsolete

>> No.6841887

posing a 3d model is more pain in the ass if you just want a quick reference. You might've just posed the 3d model and trace over it instead. Posing yourself in the mirror is more useful in many cases

On other hand that 3d dolls is pretty handy. I've had body-kun and used him often to double check where the limbs should go if the angles are tilted higher/lower and such