Well... I say "I think" because I only know my side of the story, for now. I haven't asked them for their side yet.
I colored everyday, at least 6 hours a day, for nearly 4 years. The end.
just kidding But seriously, I did do that and that helped, I'm sure.
Back in September I wanted a good sequential portfolio, A whole comic to show the editors that i could tell a whole story with my colors, but I couldn't show the whole comics I worked on for ColletteTurner and Hodges-Art because that would give away their story. So I began the search for a whole comic that was inked here on DA. No luck. There wasn't an inker who had inked a whole single comic and had it up for high res download. I googled it. No luck, again. Then I remembered 'Batman: Black and White' that was published for years, "That has a whole comic that's inked" I thought to myself. I'll buy it, cut it up, scan it in and then color it! I typed it into Amazon.com, "Rats!" not a whole 24 page comic in there! It was just a b