Sunday, June 08, 2008

Three Great Panels

From Batman: Confidential #17, chronicling (Babs version) Batgirl's first meeting with Catwoman, here's the full page:
The bottom three panels of that page just held me in place for a full few minutes, just marveling over the way they conveyed so much story in just less than a third of a page. The indecision of the first two, followed by the sheer determination showed in that last tight shot of her eye is just amazing. Here's a close-up:

Art is by the incomparable Kevin Maguire, who illustrated what proved to be my gateway drug to DC Comics in the 80's, Justice League International.

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