View Full Version : Vehicle: Tribute to Chris Foss (scifi vehicle)
07-02-2003, 09:46 AM
My favourute old scifi painter from '80 is Chris Foss.
This is a remake one of his paints.
I know, the original Foss's picture is better, but I am not a great artist as Foss. :)
Chris Foss gallery page:
(Please tell me if you found better!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!)
The original picture:
I think, Chris Foss one of the best scifi painter. Please read his bio, and look the dates!!!
And the picture I have make:
07-02-2003, 04:45 PM
Hey, no comments? :(
07-02-2003, 05:00 PM
THATS SO (insertbadwordhere) NICE!!!
07-02-2003, 05:44 PM
Dont be too hard with yourself, you did a good job. You got your own look :beer:
07-02-2003, 05:48 PM
As I said earlier,
Simply Awesome. I just love your style! :love:
Keep it up!
07-02-2003, 07:24 PM
Hey, thatīs great! :buttrock:
I always loved those Chris Foss images... too bad this kind of visual was never really used on a great motion picture.
The only thing I would say is, maybe the nose texture is a little off (or, maybe, itīs the compression of the image).
Anyway, loved your work. How did you create the textures?
07-03-2003, 08:59 AM
Painted texture are only on the upper part of the vehicle, painted in Photoshop.
07-03-2003, 12:13 PM
My only crit is that in the original picture the machine has a bit more angular design. But very impressive!
07-03-2003, 12:24 PM
Very very nice but I think the noise in the background (the air mostly) might be a bit overdone.
07-03-2003, 02:18 PM
:) Yes, the noise is strong.
But I want to make the noise of the original picture. But I now think, this noise is only on the photo of the painting. :)))
07-03-2003, 02:26 PM
I like this better than the original painting. Outstanding job.
Thanks for the foss link. I'd love to see what you could do with some more contemporary sci-fi illustrators work. Stephan Youll has some good stuff too. No site but he does have a book out. take a look.
07-04-2003, 09:19 AM
"I like this better than the original painting."
Please don't say this...
My picture lack of "elan"...
Foss is a great artist, I am not...
thats a half decent suspension system hes running! :) good job, its a stunning replica
01-15-2006, 01:00 PM
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