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STARBUCK
05-04-2004, 01:56 PM
Alexandre Bonvalot has entered the Machineflesh 2D Challenge.

STARBUCK
05-04-2004, 02:01 PM
http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/4/3522/3522_1083679317_medium.jpg (http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/4/3522/3522_1083679317_large.jpg)

Here is my first rough research for a machine born in the same way that humans do (an organic birth in a woomb)

STARBUCK
05-04-2004, 02:06 PM
http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/4/3522/3522_1083679600_medium.jpg (http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/4/3522/3522_1083679600_large.jpg)

Some colors added to find the color palette.

STARBUCK
05-04-2004, 02:08 PM
http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/4/3522/3522_1083679730_medium.jpg (http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/4/3522/3522_1083679730_large.jpg)

Added some lights and some textures for the materails contrast research.

STARBUCK
05-04-2004, 02:13 PM
http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/4/3522/3522_1083680036_medium.jpg (http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/4/3522/3522_1083680036_large.jpg)

Shoulders, hands and head size have been resized. Begining of the detail level process. I've also begun the scene lighting mood (landscape ambiance)

STARBUCK
05-24-2004, 11:51 AM
http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/4/3522/3522_1085399468_medium.jpg (http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/4/3522/3522_1085399468_large.jpg)

Added some lights. modifications on the anatomics

STARBUCK
05-24-2004, 12:09 PM
http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/4/3522/3522_1085400599_medium.jpg (http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/4/3522/3522_1085400599_large.jpg)

My apologies if you have already seen this picture, it may have disappeared with the hack.

STARBUCK
05-24-2004, 12:12 PM
http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/4/3522/3522_1085400730_medium.jpg (http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/4/3522/3522_1085400730_large.jpg)

Final colors palette

londero
05-24-2004, 03:40 PM
MaGnIfIc!:buttrock:

Really is a professional work. Congratulations!!!:thumbsup: :thumbsup:

my entry (http://www.cgtalk.com/showthread.php?s=&threadid=141195)

keef
05-24-2004, 05:45 PM
Have to agree with Indero - this is reall quality work (like the way you showed the progression of the work)....

OrcOYoyo
05-24-2004, 06:22 PM
Very nicely drawn.
nice colours :)
only crit that i would have is that i cannot see any non machine parts in this picture. she looks like a android where is the flesh?
maybe that's just me :D

sketchfiend
05-27-2004, 08:01 AM
Excellent colour work, love the detail youve managed to capture in her skin but mostly in the background, very impressive. Congrats on your piece.

STARBUCK
05-27-2004, 08:06 AM
http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/4/3522/3522_1085645197_medium.jpg (http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/4/3522/3522_1085645197_large.jpg)

I tried to show a "flesh being" with mecanicals parts.
So came this question:
is the flesh that makes you human (or alive) and from which point are you concidered as "alive" or human? (problematics of "Frankenstein" and "Edward Sisors Hands")
So here is the topic that i wanted to work on.

STARBUCK
05-27-2004, 08:08 AM
http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/4/3522/3522_1085645321_medium.jpg (http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/4/3522/3522_1085645321_large.jpg)

Sorry, but i used my sketch for the line art step!

STARBUCK
05-27-2004, 08:14 AM
http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/4/3522/3522_1085645666_medium.jpg (http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/4/3522/3522_1085645666_large.jpg)

The end!
added some "liquid" stains to improve the "flesh feeling"

Russo
05-27-2004, 08:23 AM
lovely light and mood, great job on textures fluids, and so on

cheers

sketchfiend
05-27-2004, 08:26 AM
:applause: :applause: :thumbsup: :D great work, love the liquid on the body. Although i the green colour of the liquid is a bit off putting, that to me implies that it is not longer human at all esspecially if the being no longer needs its own blood to live. Red liquid would have meant it still needs its own blood to survive so something inside must still be human...

Either way, its an awesome image.:thumbsup:

r3studios
05-27-2004, 03:08 PM
daaaamn awesome! love the colouring. you got a nice atmosphere in there. :applause:

MrFreeman
05-27-2004, 10:09 PM
With the amount of entries, this is the first time I've come across your entry.

Blows you away when you see development from initial sketches through to the end image in 10 minutes.

Really great feeling to the piece - lovely lighting.

I actually like the green light as it gives a slightly eerie feel in contrast to the golden sunlight.:applause:

STARBUCK
05-28-2004, 02:22 PM
Thanx for your remarks and advices.
If i had enough time left, i would fix some color problems, but time left is too short !
Good luck and see you on the next challenge.
:beer:

ClementC
06-02-2004, 01:45 PM
woot !!

It looks great man
:thumbsup:

how many time do you spend on it ?

STARBUCK
06-02-2004, 02:33 PM
I spent more than 10 hours on that CG.
I'm not very fast
:blush:

olive2d
06-21-2004, 08:02 AM
Really nice work !!!

Great lights and shadows.:thumbsup:

STARBUCK
06-22-2004, 12:29 PM
Many thanks guys.
I didn't see your pictures.
You don't participate to the challenge?

fredconv
06-22-2004, 06:25 PM
salut / hi

wow great pic there !! love you coloring way :)
great bg too ^^ wish i had time to make one like yours ^^'
good luck for challenge

STARBUCK
06-23-2004, 08:09 AM
Thanx nova for your support!:thumbsup:

But i don't think that you'll have time to make one picture (8/10 hours for me) untill the end of the cahllenge (or be very very quick!).
Mais on peut parler franšais si tu veux :D
Je suis allÚ voir tes images : j'adore, continue!:bounce:

Shinwa
07-08-2004, 02:49 PM
You have some incredible rendering skills my friend! Good work!

STARBUCK
07-09-2004, 07:42 AM
thank you shinwa for your support.

Good luck for the challenge:D

Slav
07-10-2004, 02:02 PM
like myself not many folks came to this thread. high grade image here. good luck.

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