go back
1

Rendering iconic buildings in Play-Doh!


By 3dtotal staff

Web: http://www.markandrewlee.co.uk (will open in new window)

|
(7121 Views) | 0 Comments
| Comments 0
Date Added: 15th November 2013
134_tid_The Walbrook.jpg

Mark Lee, a senior artist working at Uniform, reveals how he took a breather from creating photorealistic arch-viz to render a host of iconic buildings... Play-Doh style!


Introduction

Mark Lee is a senior artist working at Uniform in the UK. He originally studied Computer Animation at Teesside University, and has since moved into architectural visualisation, acquiring over 8 years of experience as a senior artist, working with some of the largest architectural practices in the world.

He's had work published in numerous magazines and has won various industry awards such as 'Image of the Week' and 'Animation of the Month' on Vismasters.com and 'Visualisation Pro of the Week' on CGArchitect.com. He's also previously won at the Roses Design Awards.

Play-Doh architecture

After years of creating photorealistic architectural images, Mark wanted to take a quick breather and have a bit of fun with architecture. No design drawings, no CAD, no sketches or mark-ups, and no boundaries – just pure imagination and creative freedom.

"I revisited my childhood and arrived at the ultimate modelling tool... Play-Doh!" he says. "The result is a series of images celebrating a selection of iconic buildings I've had the privilege of working on over the past few years. This also led on to me creating a 10 second ‘sting' for E4 which has been chosen as a finalist in the 2013 EStings competition and will be shown on air throughout the year."

Visit Mark's website at: www.markandrewlee.co.uk

And check out Uniform's portfolio at: www.uniform.net

134_tid_Hermitage Plaza.jpg
 


134_tid_Manhattan Loft Gardens.jpg
 


134_tid_The Shard.jpg
 


134_tid_The Walbrook.jpg
 



E4 World: All modeling, lighting, texturing and animation was done in 3ds Max; compositing in Fusion; audio and edit in Premiere



E4 World – making of: A behind-the-scenes of Mark's E4 ESting for 2013



 
1
Related Items.

Interview

Try Art Fundamentals for FREE!

Art Fundamentals continues to be a popular choice of book so we’d like to give you a free chapter to sample! Plus, get 10% off the book in our shop – read o ...

Go to galleries 1
Comments 0 Views 5547

Interview

Top 10 tutorials from January to March 2015

Turning 2D into incredible 3D, understanding the concepts behind texture maps, and crafting ZBrush environments – just some of the popular tutorials from the ...

Go to galleries 1
Comments 0 Views 3611

Interview

Free Lagoa and 3dtotal LIVE tutorial - 26/27 Mar 2014

Free LIVE 2-part tutorial and Q&A this 26 & 27 March! Top artists Cesar Zambelli Loiacono and Abu Abudayyeh guide you through the creation of Space Girl ...

Go to galleries 1
Comments 0 Views 48781

Interview

Unlocking your inner creativity

Yilu Hao unlocks the secrets behind his Open It image, an August gallery entry, and talks about some of the humor injected into the scene which you may have mis ...

Go to galleries 1
Comments 0 Views 7358
Readers Comments (Newest on Top)
no comments!
No comments yet. Be the first to comment!
Add Your Comment