It was a tough choice between #1 and #2 but at the end ytwojay came out victorious :nunchuck: (barely alive) to win all due to him having Makoto in his avatar.
Well for that one, I just brushed some random white, smudged it, then sharpened the brush layers to get that sandy look. Dropped a color balance layer on top, and voila- instant generic \o/ tag =D
Thanks for the comments, man. I still remember being wowed at your hot girl avatars, heh.
Haha looks like we’re not gonna get enough votes for this one. Maybe we should post it in GD next time =X