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10-01-2004, 03:03 AM
Hello folks...

I was wondering if anyone had any tips or links to tutorials on painting matte paintings as seen in animated features... where paintings aren't necessarily SUPER realistic (as if to be used in a live action film plate), but have that very painterly quality associated with matte paintings used in animated films. I'm looking specifically at styles similar to Miyazaki films (princess mononoke, spirited away) with ornate and delicate imagery, but also lots of greenery. Thanks for the tips!!!


Johnny Jpeg
10-01-2004, 04:50 AM
Try http:www.mattepainting.org

Ross Forster
10-01-2004, 05:56 AM
Could'nt have said it better myself.:D

10-02-2004, 06:06 PM
i really dont think there is a tutorial on that ..... leaning to drawand paint is the only 'trick or tip' used

10-03-2004, 12:37 PM
Did you see this: http://www.mattepainting.org/forum/viewtopic.php?t=41&sid=e0bd7dd1826f960f25772c6a8877c936

It's on the same sight, but very usefull.

10-04-2004, 01:46 PM
There's one tutorial in www.3dtotal.com (http://www.3dtotal.com). Go to the tutorial section and get to the digital painting section.

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