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Title: Before Mankind
Name: Joshua A.K.A. CubicThree
Tools: 3ds max 4 was used to make the planets. The rest (nebulas, stars, lighting, etc.) was made from scratch in Photoshop 5.02
Time: 1 week, about 1 - 1 1/2 hours a day.
I love this piece more than anything else I've made. In fact, it was a lot easier to create anything I've made in the past month. Enjoy
EDIT: I don't think I'll be able to thank each and everyone of you personally, but thanks for all the feedback. I really appreciate it