Thursday, September 1, 2011
Tuesday, August 30, 2011
In This issue - Interview with Sam Yang
During his high school years , he loved to draw my favorite characters
His quote is
1. " As artist,It's important that we try to step away from what's already been seen and introduce things that are fresh and unique "
2. Learning how other artists approach their contest pieces is another great way to improve your skills as an artist.
Sam Yand website is : http://www.cg-sammu.net/
This month issue , in The Gallery section we feature
Maarten Verhoeven Trailer Park Queen http://mutte.cghub.com/
John-Mark Gibbons Dino Baby http://www.johnmarkgibbons.com/
Casper Thomsen The Marauder http://3d-artist.dk/
Klimov Alexey God of Synthetic Gravity http://jips3d.daportfolio.com/
Livio Rajh All roads leads to Rome http://cigians.com/
Wesclei Barbosa Giant http://wesclei.com/wordpress/
Gun Phil Park Guitarist http://www.oxcube.com/cgpark
David Moratilla Close-up Portriat http://www.davidmoratilla.com/
Jacinto Monteiro Faup Path to Konwledge http://www.metrocubicoblog.com/
3Devotion - Claude Kongs
/ David Horbach Villa Exterior Visualtisation http://www.3devotion.com/
Low Poly Characters
Previous three issues we learned
Creating the Concept and Modeling - May Issue
Mapping - June issue
Texturing - July issue
In this issue - we know Rendering and Presentation
Software used : Maya, Photoshop , Zbrush, Deep Paint, Marmoset Toolbag, Adobe Premiere and Faogen
From 19 steps will learn how to create rendering
To know more visit : http://first-keeper.livejournal.com/
Creating a cartoon animals is a starting point , who wants to learn 3D.
Previuos issue we learned Mosquito .
This month issue we will know creating a cartoon - Emu
Software used : 3ds Max and ZBrush
First we have to design and sketch the character which is we want to do
Then working with details, choosing colours , detailing the design, Lighting the design.
For More details : http://www.yar-design.com/
VUE - Environment Creation
Vue is a fantastic software that is being usedin the moview instustry to create and environement. In this month issue ( Chapeter 01 ).
Software used : Vue
From 25 steps used to create a realistic bay environment
For more visit : http://www.alexpopescu.net/
Making of Mercedes-Benz 300SL(1955)
Software used : 3dsMax 2009 and Photoshop
From the 10 steps we create a Mercedes-Benz 300SL(1955)
to know more visit : http://www.rebro-art.com/
Modeling features of the Human Anatomy
Previous 4 issues April - Ears, May - Eyes, June - Hair , July - Hands and this month issue we will know - how to create Feet
Chafter 05 - Feet
Software used : 3ds Max .
From 10 steps we will learn how to create feet in 3ds Max
To know more : http://josemlazaro.com/
Software used : Maya
In Maya also we using 10 steps for create a feet.
To Know more : http://www.gavimage.com/
Software used : Cinema 4D
From 10 steps to be used to create a feet in Cinema 4D
To know more http://www.linomasciulli.com/
Software used : modo
From 9 steps to be used to create a feet in modo
To know more : http://anto-toni.cgsociety.org/gallery/
Sunday, August 14, 2011
This month's interview with one of the favorite artist Maciej Kucuara
He is from poland and video came professional. He told 3d is easier to model interesting creatures or environments from his own concept. The direction the tablet market is going and I'm excited to see how this market will look in a few years time.
And also in this issue the sketch book of Ian McQue lot of his sketches are explined
To know more about him visit http://mcqueconcept.blogspot.com/
The Gallery : ( 2d Artist )
In this section we feature the 10 of the best digital images of the following
Artist Name Drawing Name Web link
Gia Nguyen Hoang Dragon Hatchery http://gunsbins.daportfolio.com/
Markus Lovadina Satori http://malosart.blogspot.com/
Ivan Kashubo Techadept http://mksvisualfx.blogspot.com/
JXing Brothers Black and White
Shaddy Safadi Emerald Pools http://www.shaddyconceptart.com/
Martin Klekner Dreaming of Paper Aeroplane http://mksvisualfx.blogspot.com/
Laliashvili Ivan Fantasy World
Jama Jurabaev Fear http://jamajurabaev.daportfolio.com
Rune Mansson CARGorilla No.625 http://www.maans.dk
David Munoz Velazquez White Walker http://www.munozvelazquez.com/
In this issue we know how to create Tribal Warrior Painting -> Native American
Previous two chapters we learned Characters Aztec and Maori.
Chapter 03 : Native American
Software used : Photoshop
From 9 steps we know how to create native american tribal warrior painting
Pin-up art has dominated digital art forums for years.
Previous three chapters ( may,june,july issues) we learned Military , Classic and Heavy Metal.
In this issue we know how to create Sci-Fi Pin-up art.
The following steps are used.
From 10 steps like The Sketch , colors abd Lights , Flesh Tones, The Outfit, Rocket, sTars and Halo .
Matte Painting is becoming more and more important in the CG Industry
Prevous issues - June - Concept , July Adding the Sky were learn.
This month issue we learn how to add elements using the software photoshop. From the 12 steps are used to create elements
To know more http://www.swigut.com/
Sunday, July 31, 2011
7 photoshop image around the world- in this the creative person give some information about the imagery, software(Photoshop and lightroom) details and technical tips about the image also.
Porfolio of Shana Rae from USA , using Photoshop CS5
Her passion is photography, she started his photography carrier in 2007 , his lot of photographs with photoshop works in printed in greeting cards .To see more of her photoshop work click http://florabellacollection.com/
Using Layers Explain detailed about layers - 5 tips given for building a image with layers . Nicely at the same very simple also
Master Layer and Masks
In this , we creative stunning multi-layered image from the individual images, from 7 layer images we getting beautiful image. The following steps are used there.
a. Adjustment Layers - clipping masks
In this we know all the layer adjustments like color balance, curve , Hue / Saturation like all
b. Master Layer Masks
step by step blend images using layer masks - in this the entire details about the layers , layer group , layer panels , adjustment layers
c. Understand Blend Modes
In this master all the 27 blend modes like normal, multiply, screen , overlay colour .... etc.
d. Create Type Layers
From the 12 styles will get idea of text layer effect.
Creative Project - Creating amazing light trails
This tutorial will explain how to add glow effects to shapes and create light streak. Using five tools ( Layer style, Adjustment Layer, Gradient Editor , Pen Tool, Layer Mask ) to complete this project.18 steps are followed to create the Amazing Light Trails
Fndamentals - Gets Things in perspective
In this we learn warped lines and skewed perspective
correct the distroction , lens correction also. Transform : Skew and Pespective
In this session , know how to create photoshop action . For this in photoshop go to window menu click on the action button, popup menu will appear. Then use create new action , what you want to record do that it will automatically.
The Natural Look
Every issue of Practical Photoshop megazine will uncover the secrets of Digital Art Images. In this issue, we learn the natural look.
Preparing the Assets like greenery , trees , park chair also.
Refine the Details: Its explained give lights and shadows , where ever need there andn blending also.
Make a Retro Contact sheet : In this we know how to make contact sheet like old school fashion photo. First we have to design the layout and select the images which is to be used. Then fine tune the selected images .
Tool School : Every issue of practical photoshop magazine , one section is there to explain the tool. current issue we know how to use Healing Tool. Healing toll is mainly used to speedy image
The healing tools are great to work on an image at speed
Perfect Portraits with healing tools
We can remove the Belmishes using the healing tools
Displace Filter : In this issue , know how to use displace filter in the Menu Filter>Distort>Displace. This filter is used to mapping the light and shade of the One image to another image
Creative Project : Turn a cityspace into an overgrown jungle.In this will learn how to copy a channel and use the colour information. From 17 steps Turn london into a jungle
Every Practical Photoshop issue having one section is Artist Insight Pros share their secrets
Artist Insight : In this section we know the following
In Photo Manipulation
Using Liquify filter
Post Production :Turn a Day scene into night time
Image Review : In this section pros are rate the work.
Creative Projecct : Turn a photo into water colour painting by David Cole
From 3 stages using 24 steps to convert photo to water colour painting
Practical Photoshop Review
Digital SLR :
Nikon D5100 16.2 Mp rated 4 star
D5100 has excellent noise control and produces high quality images
web : www.nikon.co.uk
Dclimbs J Comic Creator 2.2
Create a Manga comic background without knowing how to draw with this plug-in
web : www.d-climbs.cp.jp
Alien Skin Bokeh2
Blur backgrounds or simulate expensive lenses with this newly improved backgrounds
web : www.alienskin.com
X-Rite ColorMunki Photo
ColorMunki Photo is used to calibrate the monitor and printer, so the colours on the screen match those from the Printer . Rated 5 star
web : www.colourconfidence.com
Hanvon SenTIP 1201 WD
The touch-sensitive screen allows for more accurate image enhancements, but the orice makes this table luxure . Rated 3 star
web : www.colourconfidence.com
Good, Better, Best Hybrid Cameras
Sony NEX-5 18-55mm - slimline hybird with good image quality . Rated 3 star.
Practical Photoshop says: The NEX-5 boasts very good build quality and slimline design butlacks some key extra features
web : www.sony.co.uk
Samsung NX11, 18-55mm OIS - Intuitive and packed with built-in features
Practical Photoshop says: Worth a look, the NX11 boasts plenty of enticing add-ons and its i-Function lens is neat. Rated 4 star
web : www.samsung.com
Panasonic DMC-GH2, 14-140mm MegaOIS - All-rounder with something for everyone
Practical Photoshop says: It's hard to find fault with this cracking hybrid. A grear camera for all levels of photographer. Rated 4 star
web : www.panasonic.co.uk
Tuesday, July 26, 2011
The adobe photoshop "How to" Magzine
Down and Dirty Tricks
Revets and Seams and Dents. oh My!
We are using 13 steps to do this
Smurfs Type Effect
We are using 10 steps create this kind of 3d Text
To Tattoo or Not to Tattoo
We are using seven steps to add tattoo in the skin
The Art of the Collage - Cover Story
we are using twenty five steps to create this collage
Faux Dodge and Burn - We learn faux dodge and burn from seven steps
Retro Art Elements - We create retro art elements from fourteen steps
From Bert's Studio Magic of Layer Style
Deke Space - We using eight steps to create a Hammered Metal Background
Photoshop Mastery - Transforming a Panorama into a Movie - Nine steps to be follow to create a panorama into movie
After the Shoot - Creating a templates with smart object - using 13 steps to create that
Creative point of View - stretch, Blend and Shape IT
a. Stretching and Transforming
b. Shaping and Modeling
Digital Photographer's Notebook
We are using 8 steps to create stunning creatives.
The Fine art of Printing
Navigating printer devices - The Photoshop Route, The Epson Route , Advanced Block and White Printing , proofing are the methods for fine art printing
Creating Little planets and Crystal Balls -the following steps are used .
Cropping and Straitening , Retouching the seam , Converting to Polar Co-ordinates
Photoshop and the Web. - The art of Watermark - In this will know from seven steps put watermark on the our images
Create a Print and interactive Photo Book , Sixteen steps are used here to develop this . From this we can publish specially
Adobe Photoshop - Light Room Section
Guest tutorials - create iPad Ready Portfolios
Today's technology allow photographers to have their portfolios with them at all times. From four steps we publish the images
Under the Loupe - Customize the Display of Metadata
The metadata panel is go-to place for seeing all of the metadata associated with photos.
And in this issue having Product Review
a. Corel Painter 12 - A New World of Creativity for the Digital Artist - Painter 12 has some big changes to the brush zone
b. Perfectly clear Photoshop Plug-in 1.5 - Auto Image correction , Getting images to look their best and brightest , appropriately , can be challenging
C.HP Z210 Small Form Factor Workstation
The Z210 is designed to be a entry level - budget-mind pc. This pc is definitely worth checking out if you want to maximize production on a tight budget.
d. Canon EOS Refel T31 W/18-55 MM IS II Lens - For the advanced consumer , this camera is dream.
e.Fundy Album Maker - Album Design Software - Album maker helps photoshop used to create complete and accurate album pages in fraction of seconds
f.Epson Stylus PRO 9000 - High Quality Inkjet Printer
Plus : Print Quality and 2.5" LCD Screen
Minus : Problems with front and back paper feed
to know more http://www.photoshopuser.com/
Sunday, July 24, 2011
In this issue we will learn some interesting tutorials.
Subjects : Maya, 3ds MAx, Photoshop , Softimage
In this tutorial , we will know how to create a character called Natalie , using Photoshop. Following steps to do
Sketching the character
Choosing the Colours
Painting Face and Hair
Final Touch also
In this tutorial we will learn how to create a Model Pink Converse using Adobe Photoshop and Autodesk SoftIimage. The following steps to make
Maya - Making of a Day using Maya
In this tutorial , we have to collect the reference images
Texturing and Shading
Linear Workflow also
Making of Undercity
Using 3ds max and Mental Ray software
Making of Daydreamer
Using Photoshop to create a Daydreamer . The following steps to be follow
The Main feeling on the picture
Light and Atmosphere
To know Visit : http://katerin.cgarena.com/
Friday, July 22, 2011
In this issue
Images and Opinion from the readers
Comment and Analysis from the CG Industry
Practical Tutorials to 3D Skils
Review – New Technology – Maya , Maxwell Render 5.5 , After Effects CS5.5
Features – HDRI – High Dynamic Range Images
Images and Opinion from the readers
Infocus – Pictures
FMX Opens ource
Open Source shines at FMX
Zbrush 4R2- Update to the Digital sculpting tool Developer : Pixologic
Atrium Designer Real time Rendering in 3ds Max (2010 up) Developer : Lumatix
Recoil Dynamics plug-in for Modo 501 Developer : Luxology
Blender 2.57 Open Source to 3D package Developer : Blender
Golaem crowd High end crowd simulation for Maya Developer : Golaem
Vue 9.5 Professional Environment creation Developer : e-on software
Wonders of Universe
Wonders of Universe are created by Maya and After Effects .
In this issue 3D world and Autodesk are offering the chance to win a copy of Autodesk Entertainment Creative Suite 2012 Premium. To win , simply fill in our online entry form in futurecomps.co.uk/TDW144autodesk. Closing Date August 15th 2011. T & C ApplyPractical Tutorials to 3D Skils
Make a garden in 3ds Max
Games Character Modelling tips
Fundaments of 3ds Max Lighting
Model a sci-fi weapon in ZBrush
Dynamic Animation in Cinema 4D
Make a garden in 3ds Max
Custom plant forms in 3ds Max tutorials explained detailed in 7 stages with 13 videos
To watch onlinehttp://www.3dworldmag.com/?p=32734
Games Character Modeling tips
Games character modeling explained in 18 tips. It will very useful to us.
Fundamentals of 3ds Max Lighting
To watch onlinehttp://www.3dworldmag.com/?p=32719
Sculpt a sci-fi weapon prop in ZBrush
With in 4 hour from 23 videos will lean create a weapon model in Zbrush
To watch onlinehttp://www.3dworldmag.com/?p=32735
Q & A relates to Maya, Photoshop , After Effects , Mudbox, Cinema 4D
Dynamic Animation in Cinema 4D
Dynamic Animation in Cinema 4D for Cinema 4D R12 explained in 4 stage with 29 steps
To watch online :http://www.3dworldmag.com/?p=32733