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I recently started learning spriting/pixel art to help propel my game development endeavors and I've gotten to the point where I'd like to start sharing it for comments, critiques and other feedback.

I've got a pretty good awareness of some art sites out there but none of them have really struck me as ideal so I'm looking for suggestions from you guys!

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Sorry, I should have been clearer: I'm looking for a place that accepts uploads like Flickr or DeviantArt but is focused on pixel art. Thanks! –  richtaur Jul 21 '10 at 20:29
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You might want to look at Pixel Joint. Good place to showcase your pixel art and gather feedback from other artists. Not as crowded as Deviant Art, though.

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I endorse this! –  speeder Jul 21 '10 at 21:15
    
Pixel Joint looks like what I wanted, thanks a lot! –  richtaur Jul 22 '10 at 22:21
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There are some really great indies over on tigsource.com (art board). I've seen a lot of those guys pump out some really cool pixel art. I'm sure you'll find a fair amount of people willing to give you advice. You might check out gamedev.net as well. I know Mark Eugn does a LOT of epic pixel art (gd.net journal).

To showcase your work, http://carbonmade.com/ might be the way to go. You can break what you do down into categories so people can find their focus faster. The interface for the site is nice.

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Cool, I'll definitely check out that stuff, thanks! I'm looking for more of a service like DeviantArt (but for pixel art) though that supports uploads; I'd like to host my stuff on the cloud instead of hosting it myself. –  richtaur Jul 21 '10 at 20:30
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The Pixelation forum has lower traffic but, has always been a good place for honest critiques. DeviantArt isn't geared specifically towards pixel art but, it's a great place to showcase and interact with other artists.

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