Weird animal features – Part 4

Art is nothing without inspiration, and where better to get inspiration from than from mother nature? So here we are again, with the 4th part of weird animal features! Even if you don’t draw creature designs, there are enough opportunities to use features like those below in your character designs or maybe even other designs! Think of special armor when it comes to the tunnel blocking feature. Or weapons, building designs, you name it!
We are part of nature and we need nature in every way, shape, and form to improve ourselves and our craft.

Animal locomotion slow-motion video’s

Locomotion is key to understand the anatomy of an animal properly. You can’t draw an interesting and believable pose without understanding the way the animal moves. You also can’t understand the way an animal moves without understanding its anatomy. These day’s we’re a lucky bunch because current technology allows us to see animals in slow motion. Allow me to introduce you to some of the best videos out there!