Choosing Poses for a Character
Most people choose poses by mimicking what the character does in the show, movie, game etc. A good way to choose poses is to look up a variety of reference pictures and print off ones with poses that are interesting and easy to get into quickly. Interesting poses generally involve an action of some sort.
For example Medusa (left) is standing very stiff, so it's not very interesting. Sakura (right) is in an active pose so it is more interesti…
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