dude. DUDE! you just made my day Neville. Huge fan. thanks for the extremely kind words!!
Here's where I'm taking the alien/crustacean man design:
(overlay work done in Photoshop)
And here's where we ended up at the end of the video. Just some good ol' fashioned design blocking - lots of work left to do!:
And finally, here's the little youtube sample clip that gives you an idea of the video flow.
My company, Green Grass Studios, was commissioned to design and create an animation-ready CG creature for the Scooby Doo!: Curse of the Lake Monster film featured on Cartoon Network. He's basically a giant frog on steroids and was a blast to work on!
I used ZBrush, 3dsmax, Photoshop, and Vray in my production pipe.
This is a marketing illustration I put together for my studio.
super character and overall composition.. love it
Love it! Just love it!
its an old man in a frog costume, isnt it? awesome model.
HOLY F... BALLS the lava man is so awesome im gonna die...its my new wallpaper..thanks
ZOINKS! LIKE SCOOB WERE TOTALLY F> beeeeeep T. !!!
Maybe you will post the render setup for that ?
Really nice work, lobe the composition and energy in the render
Aspiring game artist
BUSNISMANPATRIOT: If I had time I'd love to but man I'm so swamped right now. I'll keep it in mind though!
Here's the latest cgnuggets video: October video #1 - Prop/Environment Object Creation.
We overview Shadowbox and Spotlight usage in the full video which is available when you subscribe.
Wow, I haven't posted anything since October??
I haven't had much time to get into ZBrush on my own time the last few months but I hope to show more work stuff soon...
in the meantime, my CGNUGGETS video tutorials have still been going on. I've started an anatomy series for 2011 and we're four videos in now. Here are the two February video samples that give you a little preview of the full length videos.
And for funsies, here are some timelapse videos of the volcano monster I did last year for 3DCreative.com (3DTotal online mag):