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Making Of 'Ancient Spaceship'

By Tomasz Strzalkowski
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Date Added: 13th June 2012
Software used:
Photoshop, ZBrush


My ideas for new images are quite often born at night, and such was the case with this piece. I immediately sat down to draw so that I wouldn't forget the idea. Then I left it to rest and some time passed before I returned to it.

The first sketches had been done on paper, of course, and various versions and modifications were created in Photoshop afterwards (Fig.01).


The next step was rendering the base objects in ZBrush, where I tried to get the right perspective and composition. After achieving more or less the desired position and shape of the object - which, of course, evolved throughout the process - I rendered it in ZBrush and transferred it to Photoshop. I sketched over this initial render to find appropriate forms (Fig.02a - b). This consisted of continuous discovery, improvement and visualization of the idea.


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Readers Comments (Newest on Top)
(ID: 203508, pid: 0) Graphicanjelo on Fri, 21 June 2013 1:42pm
Great work no doubt but I agree with Adam, this should be step by step.
(ID: 190587, pid: 0) Adam Hall on Thu, 04 April 2013 12:42pm
This is not a tutorial, i don't know how people is considering as a tutorial,it can be termed as "Making of" would be the best. Your work is good mate but didn't give your all , you missed the modeling part, it can be understood that it could have been multipaged, but still waiting for a video tutorial.
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(ID: 126778, pid: 0) Online Driving Test on Wed, 20 June 2012 2:58pm
This is very nice, I will try to do the same in home today with your first images because I am not good in drawing. Thanks & Regards Jo
(ID: 126058, pid: 0) Abrahm Aregay on Mon, 18 June 2012 10:37am
it is enters ting idea so i need your help to learn about this animation technology
(ID: 124973, pid: 0) Sebastien Czaja on Wed, 13 June 2012 8:46pm
Zbrush is great to make illustration without another soft. Beautiful work!!!I like your syle !!!
(ID: 124898, pid: 0) Demian on Wed, 13 June 2012 4:21pm
Thank you for this inspiring tutorial. I like your work and showed me a different way for 3D design.
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