My nearly-annual ritual of making a horrific zombie portrait of myself. Started with a photo of myself grimacing into the camera, and just went from there. It should be of some concern that I didn’t need to look at any photo reference for the skull/tissues (my face is kind of bony anyways) – just the blood spatters.
The blood spatters took several tries to get right, that’s for certain! I meant to get this done in time for the annual Zombie Walk day on August 15th, but it was a bigger task than originally estimated.
I’m seriously considering doing zombie-portraits for my friends who are also big fans of the shambling (or running) undead hordes.
As usual, click on the image for the grisly close-up.