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Digital Artist
araielpl
Posts: 49
Garwolin, Mazowieckie, Poland


Hello everyone,

I would like to share with you my last work which is the photomanipulation with self-made 3d elements. The main theme for the work is "Tomb Raider" series.

Software used: 3D Studio Max, Vray, ZBrush, Photoshop, Quixel nDo2, Quixel dDo Beta, xNormal

The final image:

http://lukaszliszko.com/graffika/pm_lara_700.jpg

Stock image from http://jagged-eye.deviantart.com

http://lukaszliszko.com/graffika/stock.jpg

3d models and wires:

http://grafmag.pl/static/2013/01/rys41.jpg

http://grafmag.pl/static/2013/01/rys81.jpg

http://grafmag.pl/static/2013/01/rys3.jpg

http://grafmag.pl/static/2013/01/rys6.jpg

http://grafmag.pl/static/2013/01/rys7.jpg

http://grafmag.pl/static/2013/01/rys10.jpg

http://grafmag.pl/static/2012/12/rys8.jpg

http://grafmag.pl/static/2012/12/rys16.jpg

All comments and criticism are welcome smile Also if you have some questions about making this work feel free to ask smile
Jan 17 13 09:47 am  Link  Quote 
Photographer
DraganSutic
Posts: 304
Las Vegas, Nevada, US


Very cool
Jan 17 13 11:51 am  Link  Quote 
Photographer
Artifice
Posts: 31,082
Los Angeles, California, US


Not bad. Feels a little too much like hand painted shadows on ambient occlusion, and not 'lit' enough to me.
Jan 17 13 12:20 pm  Link  Quote 
Photographer
Thomas Art Studio
Posts: 68
Carthage, Tennessee, US


Awesome work!

The only thing I could see as needing critiqued for looking off is from the stock image used, the way the gun is being held.

I like the work you did in merging the 3D elements with the stock image it is very well done, without knowing what was used and seeing the piece I don't think a lot of people would be able to pick out what is rendered and what is from the photo stock.
Jan 17 13 12:31 pm  Link  Quote 
Digital Artist
araielpl
Posts: 49
Garwolin, Mazowieckie, Poland


Thx for the comments smile

And about lighting and shadows. I didn't use any 3d character model from poser or daz studio so I had to paint the character's shadows by hand on the Vray's passes I rendered.

The light in the scene is 2 Vray lights (planes). Now I think I should have used one Vray sun (for more direct shadows) and second VrayLight (plane).

Hope that in the next photomanipulation project the integration between photo and 3d be better - but I'm still happy with the effect I got smile
Jan 18 13 01:14 am  Link  Quote 
Photographer
FivePhotography
Posts: 207
Des Moines, Iowa, US


I like it, I think you pulled it off pretty well!
Jan 21 13 11:55 am  Link  Quote 
Photographer
Marin Photography NYC
Posts: 6,124
New York, New York, US


I think it is pretty impressive, but I'm not an expert...
Jan 21 13 12:05 pm  Link  Quote 
Digital Artist
Joe Diamond
Posts: 262
Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania


Manipulation can be done by anyone but i must congrate you for the incredible texturing. Your objects look real not plastic and this is the most difficult. Good job.
Jan 23 13 11:54 am  Link  Quote 
Retoucher
Ovidiu Oltean
Posts: 173
Sibiu, Sibiu, Romania


Good job.
Jan 24 13 12:43 pm  Link  Quote 
Digital Artist
araielpl
Posts: 49
Garwolin, Mazowieckie, Poland


Five, Marin, Joe Diamond, Ovidiu Oltean  - thanks so much for the comments. I'm glad that you like this image smile
Jan 29 13 09:13 am  Link  Quote 
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