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Making Of 'Caribbean Mermaid'

By Gilberto Magno
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Date Added: 19th June 2012
Software used:
Photoshop, Maya, ZBrush

Render and Composition

To illuminate my scene, I used an image in the hdr option Image Basing Lighting in mental ray, and added a blue color to contrast with the orange light of the collar.

For lighting of the collar I used a point light with Linear Decay Rate (Fig.12).

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Fig.12

I did the render in three simple steps: diffuse illumination, then the light of the collar, and finally occlusion (Fig.13).

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Fig.13

With these steps completed, I assembled them in layers in Photoshop and did some color corrections. After some adjustments I then finished off the model (Fig.14 - 16).

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Fig.14


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Fig.15

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Fig.16

For the video I used the same steps and I did the composition in After Effects - you can see the video here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T55shVKjl38&feature=player_embedded

I hope you enjoyed this Making Of - until next time!




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(ID: 169750, pid: 0) Fahad Hasan Pathik on Sat, 01 December 2012 10:50am
a great creation indeed!!
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