Photography + 3D Lighting and Rendering Practice!!

Some photos from in and around the Auckland Sky Tower, check them out on Flickr!!

2017 August Sky Tower

Lighting, shading and V-Ray Physical Camera practice in Maya:

Lighting Practice 01

Lighting Practice 02

Render optimization testing:

V-Ray default settings:

renderOptimizationTest_1m25s_defaultSettings

Turn down max subdivs to 8:

renderOptimizationTest_1min10s_loweredMaxSubdivs

Final optimized render, optimized light subdivs.

renderOptimizationTest_45s_optimisedLights

I will soon be posting a compositing breakdown of my first MODO 3D model 🙂

Likeness study: Ewan Mcgregor

Finally finished my little study break project!!

Sculpted in Zbrush, re-topologised in Maya, rendered with V-ray.

Likeness study: Ewan McGregor (Maya + V-Ray Render)

Likeness study: Ewan McGregor (Maya + V-Ray Render)

Likeness study: Ewan McGregor (Maya + V-Ray Render)

Likeness study: Ewan McGregor (Maya + V-Ray Render)

Likeness study: Ewan McGregor (Maya + V-Ray Render)

Likeness study: Ewan McGregor (Maya + V-Ray Render)

Likeness study: Ewan McGregor (Maya + V-Ray Render)

Likeness study: Ewan McGregor (Zbrush screenshots)

 

Likeness study – Ewan McGregor (WIP)

My latest sculpt so far, check it out on ArtStation!!

https://www.artstation.com/artwork/LVyB0

Final 3D Modelling Assessment

My final project for the 3D modelling module at Media Design School 😀

Sculpted in Zbrush, re-topologised in Zbrush & Maya, Rendered in Maya with V-Ray.

Damyck Zbrush Sculpt

Damyck Zbrush Sculpt

Damyck Zbrush Sculpt

Damyck Zbrush Sculpt

Damyck Zbrush Sculpt

Damyck Zbrush Sculpt

More 3D sculpting!!

Some more ZBrush/Maya digital sculpting practice for my 3D Modelling paper

Jack Sparrow Zbrush Sculpt

Jack Sparrow Zbrush Sculpt

Jack Sparrow Zbrush Sculpt

Jack Sparrow Zbrush Sculpt

Jack Sparrow Zbrush Sculpt

Zbrush Facial Anatomy Practice

Rigging, 3D Sculpting & Digital Painting

A few of my latest projects, including some screenshots from a Maya rigging practice project,  a couple of ZBrush sculpts for the 3D Modelling module I’m doing currently and a Photoshop digital speed-painting 🙂

Spiderpus Rig Breakdown

Hugh Jackman Likeness Sculpt Render & Reference

Hugh Jackman Likeness Sculpt

Volcano Photoshop Painting