One of the few better linearts of Near on dA. Near's smirk when he caught Kira. How I loved that moment! I was dying to see that ever since L was killed.
The pic caught dust on my hard drive for an unbelievably long time. Let's see... about 53 weeks... I did just minor edits and there it is now. I am the queen of procrastination.
< --- drawn in Inkscape (free alternative to Illustrator just like GIMP is a free alternative to Photoshop) Open source rulez!
Coloured in GIMP
Near © Ohba and Obata