I always wanted to create a more realistic Princess Mononoke so attempted it on this piece. The characters face was based on Nozomi Sasaki, a face that seemed to portray the features of the original character. The main problem was the hair of the wolf and mane she wore was too much for the computer, so I really had to reduce and thicken hair strands to get it to render. It might have been worth doing the final hair in Max and composing it together. Might be an idea for the future.
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