indeed. they give me the most usable gradients and details. the red parts in this [link] are clouds, inverted and changed color to red. i dont use these thick clouds, but fine soft clouds got so much possibilities. sounds nerdy, doesn't it.
blissed i don't known ,but for sure, you are very gifted, and put a bit of talent and attention into feedbacks, is the least we can do for the visual pleasure, and utility that you have on dA People often "ignore" (by time/bashfulness) or did not quite comply with "shadow's artists" , these technicians without whom the performance would not be possible or not so beautiful
You got what you deserve believe me, credit does not just come from work done