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The Making of Dioptase Colony - Power Diving

By Tamas Medve
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Date Added: 11th April 2014
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3ds Max, V-Ray

More skyscrapers

I used the same method to create the other skyscrapers.

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Showing some of the building elements in the scene


Smaller elements

Here you can see some other small Lego-type elements like roads and objects floating in the water.

On the X-shaped feature in this scene, you can see some small extruded polygons. I made these with a plug-in called Greeble. This is an awesome old-school plug-in and it's so much fun to use.

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Creating some elements of the scene using the Greeble plug-in


Trees and people

When I finished building up the towers and roads, I scattered some generic trees from one of the Evermotion collections, and a few low poly people around the buildings. As it turns out they are barely visible and are only seen if you zoom in.

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The final modeled scene


Render setup

These are the render settings I used for this image – it's pretty basic as you can see. After a 4-hour render, I had the base for the post-processing.

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The render settings

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The rendered scene




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(ID: 267632, pid: 0) Abdalrahmano on Sat, 12 April 2014 6:29am
wow amazing work
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