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Fabio Oscar Corica has entered the ALIENWARE Challenge.
HU!...HUGE....something good 4 my hands!!.....hey guys...good luck to everyone!
...presenting u....an idiot idea!...THE HAND LAND !!!!....ok....sure to do something better...but today..the bus driver close me between the busdoors an go.....orrible!!outside was raining!How to have good ideas after a so hard start??
Yep OZ, I'm waiting.
Hope you finish the challenge, this time ;)
ROT!!!! At last i meet u again!!:eek: Big Surprise!!
10-21-2003, 10:42 AM
Hey OZ, you're image is too small!! What are those flying in the air? Fish?
Anyway, the colors look good and it looks like a cool painting. It may be a bit cliche, but most certainly not an idiot idea!
I wanted to see it closer also because I wanted to see how you handled the water. It looks like it was painted well. Is that acrylic?
Ok....first attemp to imagine something serious.
I like the idea of an ultrawhite skyline....not exact hazy...but...overlighted...with natural (??) structures that look like to absorb the extreme lighthing...enjoy
to zbgump :It is photoshop with a smooth mouse...;)
HE HE HE the first image u C is only a joke....the next one is my first serious entry,again...photoshop.
Tnx 4 ur comments!
10-21-2003, 11:25 AM
hey OZ, can't wait to see the progress man......... keep on~!!!!!!
Ok...new concept....something more classic i think.....A color cave....made by a color changing stone of compact crystals...
To future14 :HEY TNX! :)
Nice to have u here future14! I hope to see u here again..:wavey:
10-21-2003, 12:02 PM
The crystal cave is beautiful, I like that idea a lot.
Wow, I dig the color cave too! So... vibrant! :)
10-21-2003, 01:03 PM
i like the colorcave! Wow! :thumbsup:
Hello master..... its been a long time , i was in the koma .. he he .. iam joking ,great start dude , so how many skecth do you plan to do 247 , maybe 1000 .. he he . keep it up man you works are always unbelievable .... :beer:
new entry!....Im from a city on the sea (Genova/italy)..so....how i cant imagine an alien sea environment?The acid whater have corroded the blue metal rocks.....
only problem with metal rocks is that quite soon the metal would go away.
glass rocks would make more sense because they would not become erroded by acid.
I mean nothing wrong with the idea its just kinda unfeasable from a realistic standpoint.
10-21-2003, 04:11 PM
have you read the rules? intention was to create the world you have never seen before, that contradicts to the laws of physics.
p.s. i really like your work OZ!
10-21-2003, 04:20 PM
I can almost see sperical asteroids/planets/moons falling into the acid ocean, then eroding to the semi-circle pieces we see floating around.
You could play with effects to create boiling acid and smoke around the chunks.
10-21-2003, 07:58 PM
love the cave idea! That may be something to take a little further. Nice color play.
10-21-2003, 08:31 PM
:wavey: Hi OZ ..good to see u on this one !!! have fun
10-21-2003, 11:45 PM
Fabio 'OZ' the concept master! wow :) great to see you again here. wish you luck man. :thumbsup:
10-22-2003, 09:24 AM
bring back the hands!!!! ...that ruled :buttrock:
good luck oz ... fab that your in on this:thumbsup:
10-22-2003, 11:01 AM
My favourite concept is the colorcave for the moment!!! Like the rainbow use of the colors in it!!! :thumbsup:
Zenorocks......strange formation of stratified yellow rocks...that fly...the center of the planet is made by stormy yellow orange gas.
10-22-2003, 12:28 PM
Great looking stuff Oz. I love the cave but the image has to be a huge landscape...so my second pic is the zenorocks.
10-22-2003, 02:39 PM
Hey OZ man!
It's good to see your work again bro.
I really like your first (the real attempt), third and fourth sketches. The second one didn't really do anything for me :p
Good luck in the challenge. I (as always) look forward to seeing your work progress.
10-22-2003, 02:47 PM
When I look at the Zenorocks image, I get the impression that the floating stones are both soft and hard at the same time.
Could just be my overactive imagination, but it might be a concept worth persuing.
10-22-2003, 03:02 PM
:buttrock: nice OZ, maybe a comilation of the concepts all together in one piece would be nice...keep it goin I like where you are going!:thumbsup:
TO Clanger : Tnx!...mmmh...I feel it a bit....uncomplete.:shrug:
to ceql: Tnx,he he ,a bit psykedelik!!!:eek: ...but in 3d may works well....hey..i love the robot of ur avatar!!
to Elvis75k:Tnx to be here and 4 ur comment!....mh...so the cave works so well?:)
to Koma: HA HA HA HA HA HA HA ...yes,yes....a lot....rigth not to finish the challenge in time! HE HE HE HE...tnx and happy to see u master!
to JIII:Oh..well.....yes,i know what u mean....mh...the metal will go away as u said! Correct....I think it is very...hhmmmm how to say.......romantic....because before or after all u see....will disapper.Tnx 4 ur comments
10-22-2003, 04:25 PM
...sicuramente MAN!! ma considerando le regole del gioco... I'll keep an eye on your thread.. Good work. :thumbsup:
10-22-2003, 05:56 PM
The yellow scene with floating rocks is wonderful.. but the Berserker's "Concept A" has the exact idea.
Your sketching is nice... Keep em coming!
10-23-2003, 12:23 AM
Nothing to do with the comp, but I love your sketching style. Really reminds me of the Romantic Landscape painters. Very Turner-esq... Something I appreciate a lot. :applause:
Is it just photoshop with a 'brush' shaped brush? Keep it coming, I'm getting jealous. :buttrock:
Not original.....not very...alien!....just 4 painting pleasure!
To Sky_one:HE HE HE HE...yes...i did!
Well...never seen dont means "never seen before physical rules";)
Try to imagine....can the physics we know,generate something never seen before!? Yes! sure!.....Tnx 4 ur compliments! Glad u like my work!:)
zbgump:HMm.....yes....good ideas!...if i'll model the acid ocean...i'll try to put the stuff u sugest!Tnx 4 it !:rolleyes:
to Psybah: Yes...a lot! Tnx! Tnx and Tnx!
to DimitrisLiatsos:OH! one of the biggest challenger! Happy to see u here!Tnx a good luck to u 2!
to ila_solomon: TNX BIG ILA!...ur owl portrait is still one of my favourite character ever seen!
to pigwater:GOSH!tnx...haeem...BLUSH!too much 4 me!he he tnx..
to Franky_Mo: TNX!...glad u like it!...mh....im still not sure about the cave....ok it works well....but look so empty!!
to ivanisavich:TNX!...yes...u are right!....mmmh...im not still satisfied about my concept.....
to ZrO-1:MASSIVE! u are in too!!!HE he he u have a very pesonal taste 4 ur image....mmmm curious about ur entry...:applause: ...have u seen how much challengers!This time has got to be hard! (argh!my damn bad english!)
to zbgump: NOT UR IMAGINATION!!! great!...u got hawk eyes !!...yes....u are right....the flyng pile are half solid half made by gas.
to Bezerker75: he he he nice idea! yes....very nice! Tnx!really!:beer:
to Elvis75k: ARGH! he he he ...yes....i think that i leave the cave concept!
to Pufferfish: TNX A LOT!...mmh still a lot of concept to come!
to Gavin Lester: he he ..tnx!very kind commentes!Ah photoshop is great....also with a mouse!
10-24-2003, 12:36 PM
Yes man. excellent. You are constantly expanding your idea, and not just sticking to the origional. With all those things you got now im sure this will turn out great!
AN armillar planet....just like a ring....just like some space stations.....but this is a natural environment.....
10-24-2003, 04:09 PM
you keep putting them out ! you are a machine:thumbsup: I can't decide now...so I guess I will just have to wait and see what you come up with next!!! I like them all...thay all have nice qualities: ahh do all of them...ha ha ha..no but really I like that you are experimenting alot before you decide...keep em coing and I will keep on looking...:thumbsup: :thumbsup:
10-24-2003, 05:15 PM
I appreciate how daring you are with rich colors! Very cool.
This one doesn't do much for me, but I like the fact that the shape of ground almost looks like it could be an ocean wave.
So far I think I'm most find of Zenorocks.
But...definately keep them coming!
Hand made concept.Expanding a joke (as my first concept was) to serious stuff.
To Tadus:HE HE HE TNX!!! I really need this kind of comments....Im everytime not sure about my way of doing about the concepts! Tnx!again!
to Bezerker75:TNX MAN!..well....im sure not to imagine something so original.......but anyway,putting out so many concept,help me to understand what is wrong about it....if at last,a good idea comes out.....hem...is still a mistery 4 me....:hmm:
to zbgump:Tnx....i will put a lot more concepts here......i feel far away from a good idea....i need to put a lot of stuff before start modeling.....well...he he i hope not to be boring!And at last,that all this stuff looks nice 4 !:rolleyes: Tnx again 4 ur comments!
Inspiring work, all of your sketches are incredible. I still like the Colorcave the best. Is that supposed to be a stream in side the cave to the left of the figure? :applause:
10-26-2003, 04:55 PM
Yo OZ, I really love your concept pieces.
So much of your work has a playfull light-hearted feel to it. I really enjoy seeing your work.
I don't know if they fit into the challenge guidelines, but I really like the hands erupting from the surface of you planet. I think its a cool idea.
10-26-2003, 05:46 PM
Art Work man,
10-26-2003, 05:51 PM
VISKIA isthe best! (IMHO)
I like the idea of burried statues....maybe make them alien hands. :P
10-26-2003, 06:59 PM
suppose i am not "marinated" ;) and i land in some distant planet far away from this part of the universe and i see huge human hand like structures sticking out from the ground - i would be surely comepletely 'freaked out of my mind' but what is the chance that in this HUGE expanding universe - a planet has the same climatic and biological environment to nurture a singled cell organism to evolve exactly like the homo homo sapiens? ummm... once in every hundred billions times? i don't have the answer but again - if i ask you imagine my face exactly as it is - it is also impossible for you because you have never seen me or don't have any other information about me except for my screen name in the forum - even though i have two eyes, one nose.... blah blah blah... it is not possible because we can't think outside what we don't know. our imagination is limited to our knowledge... i am not sure why i am making this pointless post, but i am sure that i like your latest concept with the human like structures coming out from the ground... it doesn't have to be funky with lots of colors or has to have lots of "alien looking" stuff... yeah~ one could surely bend and stretch his/her imagination - but a nice 'awe factor' could be also initiated with very simple concepts... you could try reading 'Rendezvous with Rama' by Arthur C. Clarke if you haven't already (believe me - it will not take you more than a day or two to finish it - has a built in internal magnet... hehe), it creates the most fascinating 'awe factor' with very simple ideas... hmmmmmm!! pointless huge post but i think ur idea is simple but elegant... good going!! :beer:
10-26-2003, 07:34 PM
i'm confused...U have ideas like raindrops...I like your sketches a lot... i want to see what will be your final idea...good work
This is the first concept i really like!
This land is done by giant column of sponge like rocks.At the top of it,big lakes that became whaterfalls.The fall of enormous quantity of liquid,make the environment constantly hazy.sometimes on the sponge columns bumps out a strange horn like structure,that is rich decorated.....non sure if done but any intelligent life form,or just only a joke of alien nature.
Please...forgive my english.Tnx
10-27-2003, 02:29 PM
Ciao sono Francesco Paduano e da poco son entrato a far parte di cgtalk. mi fa piacere incontrare miei compaesani con grandi capacitÓ come le tue. Ti faccio i miei complimenti per il challenge e in bocca al lupo.
Ciao e tanti saluti
My CG Challenge W.I.P. (http://www.cgtalk.com/showthread.php?s=&threadid=96409)
to smd: GOSH!!tnx!hem....Incredible?? NAAAH u are too kind! Tnx a lot! BLUSH!
to ZrO-1: HI GREAT! he he tnx a lot!...mmmh....i think that the hand concept does not fit the challenge rules tightly!:surprised hem...
to Designer2: TNX!:)
to pLoty: Tnx....i like it too....but sadly is not very "alien".....:blush:
to Pyke: MMMMH.....yes.....alien creatures that has became like stone mummyes!......or something similar.....mmh tnx...good suggestion!ALIEN HANDS!...ok tnx!
to farhan:Thank u farhan!...mmh i have not found ur post aimless......not 4 me.......I will start from ur words to change my point of view about this challenge...and....the meaning of "imagine something that looks alien".........ur post pop in my mind a question....:ok...alien....but alien 4 huo?Our planet is alien 4 an alien........mmmmh......i got a lot to think about!
10-30-2003, 06:36 PM
It's always great to see you in action.As always I'll follow your creations here with great anticipation.:beer:
For me my favorite ideas thus far are the "COLOR CAVE" and this last one "VITUPRYA".......Your last thoughts on "Our planet is alien for an alien> does cause alot of thought on the whole idea here.....So do your thing,I look forward to nothing but top notch creations from you here as always.:beer:
10-30-2003, 08:37 PM
I also really like those island things. I'm curious Will those mountain columns be susspended in the air or attached to the ground? I also love the idea about the waterfalls and lots of steam arround. :thumbsup:
10-31-2003, 05:14 AM
ahhhhhh your concepts kinda like mine, however I think mines diffrent enough (and i had it first, like, months ago but couldn't use it for nothing)
i like it though, def take a look for mine (timothee gauthier) i'll be putting some stuff up real soon with some tests ect..
Not a true concept!I hope not to be moderated 4 this!
HAPPY HALLOWEEN CHALLENGE M8S and MODERATORS...and....everyone here!
Not a true concept?? That moon looks pretty alien to me :p Nice work btw:thumbsup:
11-01-2003, 12:11 AM
OZ you are magnificent as usual, I love your fabulous work so keep the concepts rolling! :beer:
11-01-2003, 09:49 AM
You'we got some great sketches there!!! :thumbsup:
Question: do you like any of your pics so much that you will model it, or you are still searching for THE ONE?
11-01-2003, 05:10 PM
this is cool concept...:cool:
11-01-2003, 11:44 PM
Hey excellenct stuff. Very fantasy type art.
I had an idea to do the same thing with the giant coming out of the ground tye thing, but its not very "alien"
Well, keep up the great work, i think you'll come up with something you like soon
11-03-2003, 09:29 AM
Sorry I'm in a big rush so hope can answer better late
Last two concept are great.
The man into clouds is best one
I haven't read challenge's rules yet but i think the man on the clouds in something can win
11-04-2003, 02:06 AM
very studio ghibli. well done.
just 4 fun......i love flyng rox!
11-11-2003, 08:14 PM
I unfortunatly have no time myself to get on any challenge and on the forum. I just hop by so now and then to c your consepts popping out off your head in the digital and paper world.
Loved the consepts of the last challenge... the heads:love:
I c you are in this one again with Carlocki.. Good luck to you guys.
Anyways keep the consepts on.
I don't mind which one you will bring into a digital 3D world...
AS LONG AS YOU WILL FINISH ONE FOR REAL ;) :p
Cheers from The Netherlands
11-20-2003, 08:06 PM
Lo sapevo che partecipavi!! :)
Good work man, explain !
11-20-2003, 08:27 PM
Ack! Didn't see you were in this game... Cool stuff. I hope the timeframe means that's I'll actually see some of the concepts (any) turn into a final render ;)
I like the 'Vituprya'
Oh, uh, and Spacca tutto! (whatever that means - I hope it's something good...) :D
Now, decide what to do, man!
11-21-2003, 09:57 AM
ehehe...."Spacca tutto" means "kick the ass"...
sorry for the italian sentences, but OZ is a big friend of mine.
11-21-2003, 11:03 AM
Oh, thanks CuTnPaste! I don't mind learning a bit of useful italian phrases anyway - and 'Kick ass!' is a good thing to say in this case. Spacca tutto! I'll never forget that. :beer:
11-21-2003, 11:06 AM
ENERGONOID: an energy environment:To visit it is necessary to be disgregated in energy particles and spinned into it at the right
dont hate me 4 my,amazing,bad,english!!
11-21-2003, 04:08 PM
All your sketches are great!
But my personal favourite is the color cave (with the crystals)... I think in 3D it would ROCK!!!
It's also my favourite because my own concept also involves crystals and reflective and refractive materials... I can't wait to see your submission! Good luck!
VITUPRYA is my fav so far i think it works very well in 3d space
To skls:TNX!...gosh...im still not sure what concept will be modeled in 3d!!
to Virtuoso: :bowdown: :bowdown: :bowdown: ....wordless.........
Im very happy to see u here!!! Ur incredible skill and style amazed me!I hope not to disappoint u! TNX A LOT!
to crazybread :TNX!....mmh..just about the columns....the point is right on the fact that none can see how this environment is at hte ground.The mystery generate fascination.....
this is the keypoint in VITUPRYA environment.
to ficolo:MITICO!!!! Stai facendo un lavoro splendido!! Ho visto il tuo 3d!! ACCIDENTI SE TE LA CAVI! Tnx a lot.....but u hit me too with ur brilliant 3d entry!u rox man!
to BiTMAP: HE HE HE HE
:p it happens!This challenge is H U G E "...how not to have similar ideas?! Can't be!...but....anyway...similar is not "the same".....our point of view on the same object/environment/ecc ecc is averytime personal and unique!
Keep it up!I will visit ur thread soon as possible!!!
to kjc: HE he he HE
HE HE HE
Tnx!...he he he...yes...very alien moon!;)
to timothyD: GOSH! Im in debit to u!! (not sure of my english!sorry!).....gosh!tnx!this is too much!Tnx!
to pLoty:Thank u man!...well...I like vituprya more than the others....but i still not sure to model it.....still looking 4 a true good and ALIEN idea!;)
to Designer2: HAAAA..im happy to read this....tnx 2 u!
to 3dSnail: Tnx a lot 4 ur comment!....gosh...making a true never seen before but recognizable environemt is truly hard!!!:blush:
to Carlock: I followed ur thout...and I designed a couple of (still unposted) "giant stoneman" based concepts.Hope to c u here in this challenge!
Mike RB:WOW...and i repeat.....W O W ! very studio ghibli????...i my gosh!!! sooooo happy.....im crazeee 4 studio ghibli's works....i got a lot of artbook and gadgets!!!U made me happy!!!TNX
to Iguiniz.X.:HE HE HE HE HE HEHE:blush: uuuh...u are right u are right!BLUSH!!!!.....is a loooot of time that i dont finisch any challenge....!!!eeerrrr....embarrassed!hem.....Im happy to see u here....!!I was one of my first friend on cgtalk!Do u remember?When u was modeling the castle!?
to CuTnPaste: HEEE..speriamo...finora ho fatto la figura del baccigaluppolo!!Non finisco un challenge da una vita!!FEGURASSA!!! (sorry guys...unable to translate).
to thoughtcriminal:TNX!.....still not sure what to do!
to swag:HE HE TNX!I love it too.....
11-25-2003, 07:20 PM
Yes yes I remeber....
I was so not in the program (3d max) and you helped me out there. A lot :thumbsup:
Then you made me the background of my second challenge that was great :bowdown: Enchanted forrest.
copy past this in your addressbar of your internet browser.
I'm so bussy now with my internship, but I'm going to participate in a animation challenge at my Dutch CG community. And get new life in my CG stuff, haven't had time for a great while.:cry:
I'll drop you a link when I'm getting some results.
Moddel on. I'll folow.
and abouth your bad english>> It is a damn poor mind that can only write a word in one way ;)
to Iguiniz.X. :HE HE HE HE ....it was fun!
Getting started with modeling!
12-04-2003, 10:45 AM
Looking good! Nice artistic feeling you have in that pic.
Interesting to see how you will build the scene.
keep em coming :bounce:
to Pufferfish:TNX A LOT! Im still not sure about this piece of work...but,he he ,can i continue with an endeless series of concepts!?...;) Tnx again man!
Color and texturing test on vituprya.
12-12-2003, 04:29 PM
nice work keep it up and show more
to splotch:TNX!This commente help me!!
i will do of my best!
12-13-2003, 11:47 AM
i've written this commente just to incorage u cuz you really hardworker ... you have to focus the details and make more details i would make a deep horizontal look in the scene if i was in your place ... adding details every day to your scene could mak it very complecated and nice cuz you have nice color and style...
keep going and show more sir,
good luck - OZ-
12-13-2003, 02:04 PM
this one is gettin really cool:thumbsup:
i agree about details on it, are u going to stay with this one?
12-14-2003, 09:54 PM
Hi Oz............I love the color pallette.Really beautiful colors,they are soft & gentle and look even better in an atmosphere such as this high dangerous mountaintop,the contrast of beauty and danger go very well together.........:thumbsup:
Perhaps a few mushrooms and moss such as previous pieces you created in past challenges would be perfect for this beautiful ambiant world you are creating???;)
Hope you can get more of this World created,Looks beautiful so far,looking forward to the next update very much.Here is to you OZ.................:beer:
12-15-2003, 07:58 AM
EHEh....phallic concept! :)
to splotch: HEEEEE yeah! i got to add tons of detalis!!!.....if u just look at the vituprya concept.....u will see a lot of stuff has to be done!:surprised GOSH! I got a lot to work!!!!
to rattlesnake: YES! i wat to finish this one! Tnx 4 comments!!
to Virtuoso ::bowdown: GOSH! u have an unique instinct to recognize the right feeling about an images...Yes...u understand my intentions perfectly!!Tnx.....listening to ur comments is everytime a pleasure! TNX AGAIN!and.....anout moss and vegetation...take a look below;)
to CuTnPaste : HE HE HE HE....U man! everytime finding sex contents everywhere!!! HE HE HE im kiddin! :scream:
12-23-2003, 02:45 PM
Sorry for the intrusion, BUT
"A Universe of greetings"
Merry Christmas and Happy new Year...
Paolo [CuTnPaste] , Regina and Aurora!
Here a test 4 some kind of vegetation.
to my friend CUT' : HE HE HE tnx man! your little angel has grown a lot!!!!:applause: sh's so cute!....and is very close to u and regina.....a lot of greetings to ur family too!
12-23-2003, 03:30 PM
nice vegetation u add, looks really cool, just a little opinion on the material for it, what if the tips of that alien vegetetion are glowing, or translucent, just the tips, maybe in other color? and maybe there are some glowing particles around, u know like spores, just an idea
really cool stuff!:thumbsup:
12-24-2003, 04:25 PM
aspetto gli stoneman che mi hai proposto un paio di pagine di thread fa!!
vitrupyia prende una bella piega
12-24-2003, 05:08 PM
Looks really great, an interesting work from the first steps on a very high level!:thumbsup:
The filigrane structure of your vegetations is very nice, remind me something we call "cat-tails" here, great done so far.
Just one little suggestion, they could use a lil moss"basement" as in nature, there are always moss and stuff required for "higher" vegetation to grow (humus for the roots). They seem to grow out of the rock yet.
I agree with Rattelsnake bringin in a few "alien"properties to them.
Keep the great workprogress on comin' you're doin good! Can't wait to see more!
Keep rockin' and on make me go wow!:buttrock:
Merry Christmas and happy Hollydays
Just an example of Vituprya whaterfalls.The little green spot at the left side of the column is a field of the vegetation i medeled last week......the scale is tiny!!! I ask myself if make sense add more detail on the vegetation!.....Ú_Ú!!
12-30-2003, 04:50 PM
That is awesome, OZ baby! Spacca tutto, wasn't it? You're doing it, man...
01-02-2004, 10:12 PM
ahah... YES ...it is right!!
GO GO OZ!
nice one my friend. Keep it up! :beer:
01-12-2004, 02:10 AM
as soon as I saw your above artwork I instantly thought :
STARSHIP TITANIC !
does it happen to have inspired you in any way ?
01-12-2004, 06:44 AM
-OZ-! That surely is one stunning piece of art! You definitely have one of the most beautiful work.
Your vegetation test looks very good. Good luck, keep it up!
01-16-2006, 09:00 AM
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