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Practice Matte Painting

An old frozen rusty ship matte painting.  I followed the Youtube tutorial here.

For the skyline, I used this photo I took of the Miami skyline during a family cruise to the Bahamas a couple years ago. 59 more words

Fantasy Layout

Concept Landscape Painting

This was done in 2013 following a tutorial from ImagineFX magazine.  It was my first time matte painting using stock photos and Photoshop brushes.  I wasn’t very happy with it so I kind of kept it a secret.

Screen shots of the steps:


Mattepainting Toolkit for Maya

My site recommendation for the week is from GLYPH – http://www.glyphfx.com/.  This will be a great addition for all you user of Autodesk Maya.  Since the latest release of Maya 2016 is to new, they only have for 2015 and 2014 ver. 26 more words


WIP: 2D background for my final year 3D animated short

Working on a 2D backdrop that will be seen through a window in a few of the shots in my final year animated short film. I will have to draw this backdrop as least once more from an alternative angle. 35 more words