Learn the essential elements of manga character drawings - from faces and hairstyles to expressions - without the fuss! This comprehensive 223-page book has it all - from start to finish, realistic photo-based drawing to manga artwork, plus the tips and tricks of talented illustrators to get you inspired! Features include: deforming "realism" for a more “offbeat” look; unlocking left-right asymmetry; drawing the perfect chin; “box-capturing” parts of the face; easy to follow pointers for extreme tilts and hooks; nailing the neck axis; creating “fluttery,” “bendy,” and “disheveled” hair; and techniques for drawing emotions. Get ready to turn up the heat and draw characters with emotion and attitude! 18.5 x 1.6 x 25.8 cm. Japanese language only.