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Pixolator
12-29-2001, 08:55 AM
Hi:)
I start most of my images as a test for one function or the other and some of these images
(such as the image below) do get to be interesting enough to be posted.

This image is mostly consists of 3D primitives and text with some 2.5D brush strokes and it was simply
done as a ZBrush rendering test (the image below is cropped version of a larger image).
The image is quite bright on my system; I do hope that it is not too washed-out on your monitor.

http://www.pixolator.com/ubb/uploaded_files/user_image-1009625970fcg.jpg

A Question: Looking at the above image, can you tell what kind of ‘real-world’ material the scene is mostly consists of? ( Wood, is not the right answer:) )

Comments and questions are welcome,
-Pixolator

Bytehawk
12-29-2001, 09:10 AM
sugar ?

only one niggle. There's some aliasing problem on the Z and the corner of the R.

underdog
12-29-2001, 09:57 AM
soap? ivory? marble? and yeah turn up teh antialiasing a bit, neat image

Joebount
12-29-2001, 01:29 PM
Hum, I'd say ivory, but it's also true it looks like soap ... :D

jonaz.dk
12-29-2001, 02:03 PM
my my.. sub surface scattering in Zbrush.. impressive doctor..

or are you just really good at faking it?

chrom
12-29-2001, 02:06 PM
the zbrush guru:)
look realy nice


cheers
.chrom

marioucci
12-29-2001, 03:08 PM
wow man!!!
ur work is very good!!!!!
ivory, snow, ice???:)
congratulations

Kadde
12-29-2001, 05:27 PM
really excellent.
truly interesting
the materials are awesome.
the shading is very good.

el gatto
12-29-2001, 06:57 PM
Hummmm!! it looks like wax to me :)
looks nice by the way ;)

Khar_Negt
12-29-2001, 06:58 PM
Look like 'opale' for me... Don't know if it's the same word in english :(
Uhmm, will look at zbrush more closely :)

saj
12-29-2001, 07:32 PM
looks like jelly or wax....or maybe im totally wrong

enay
12-29-2001, 08:55 PM
HHhhhmmm..........maybe your onto something here, model shaped soap!

(just might be a little pain washing certain areas though!........if ya get what I mean....)

Anti-alias prob........but very nice work indeed.

hmc4me
12-29-2001, 09:34 PM
I way wax soap or pvc. Looks a lot like the pvc items I make with a cnc mill:D

paranoy2k
12-30-2001, 10:14 AM
Amazig soap modelling! ;)

This image is totally coooool...you should correct the little aliasing problem and add this image on a gallery....
Pretty interesting!

The lighting is amazing!

parallax
12-30-2001, 11:25 AM
nice.nice.
Bump up the AA.

rendermonkey23
12-30-2001, 03:21 PM
It looks like the aliasing came from comping it in photoshop... am I right? Is that where the colors came from? Anyways, nice work.

My guess is wax :)

Pixolator
12-31-2001, 02:00 AM
Thank you for your very kind replies, Looks like GI is hot topic these days:)

This was indeed an experiment with wax/soap material (just regular soap, not the pain-inducing kind described by enay:) ) but as I look at the image, the impression is that some areas are looking more like marble/ivory than soap/wax. It would obviously help if the depicted objects were associated with specific material (i.e. A bar of soap object would make the material more soap-like ). This worth further investigations.

rendermonkey23: The only items done outside of ZBrush are the signature text, a 4 pixel-wide border and saving in jpg format:)

Thanks,
-Pixolator

saj
12-31-2001, 04:08 PM
wohoo i waz right

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