Interesting reference material for figurative... →
Final graduation reel! Hope you like it!
character-artist-daily: the awesomeness that is Stephane Halleux - I’m a huge fan of this man’s work
Nick Campbell (aka Greyscale Gorilla and noted blogger and educator), posted a video on texturing and lighting an iPhone in Cinema 4D. Besides a lot of useful techniques (most of which apply to other 3D packages just as well), Nick demonstrates what it takes to match a render to a reference as closely as you possibly can. His thought process and approach to this challenge is a valuable technique...
character-artist-daily: here’s an insightful lecture from Robert Beverly Hale, a former student of Bridgman’s [it’s in 7 parts :)] - the image below is a portrait of Hale by Daniel Greene
another bit of inspiration
I knew about Jamie Beswarick from a couple of forums but haven’t had time to look for his work. I stumbled upon Jamie’s blog just recently, so I’m posting a link. His creature designs are always inspirational and executed with incredible precision, he’s got to be one of the best creature designers and sculptors around today. http://beswarick.blogspot.com/
I hope this is released soon.
http://morbidanatomy.blogspot.com/ An interesting blog that mixes medicine, art, macabre and much more. A wealth of excellent links too.
not much to report, just got tumblr, looks awesome. now i gotta go make something so i can post it :)