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gu
03 March 2005, 10:46 PM
Gustavo Groppo has entered the Master and Servant 2D.

Challenge Page (http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/masterandservant/view_entries.php?challenger=6484)

Latest Update: Coloring WIP: slave´s jail
http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1115696823_medium.jpg (http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1115696823_large.jpg)

Hey guys, today, for the shor time I had the up is this new image!

See ya

Gus

NOOB!
03 March 2005, 10:47 PM
good luck!

gu
03 March 2005, 11:21 PM
Ok, let´s talk about my idea for my very first entry in a Cgtalk challenge.
As you know, the human race, some years ago was taken by the revolution of technology and machines. It turned us dependent, always. On this challenge I want to explore this relationship of dependence, explore in a deep way, putting the many circumstances that make the dependence in the same time critical and helpfull for mankind.
The main idea for the image is to put in evidence that machines are the biggest "creatures" that exists, and compare them to the weak and small humans, of obviusly this is a relation of strenght and dominance.
At this post I´ll not tell you about what I´llput in the composition...for the next post I´ll put the concept art.

Hope you enjoy it!
Hugs and good luck for all

Gus

gu
03 March 2005, 05:11 AM
Hey artists.
Here the initial development for the image background.
Hope you enjoy it

gus

http://www.testesguli.blogger.com.br/robota_l.jpg

mecman
03 March 2005, 05:20 AM
:eek: gus it´s amazing man!! I love the feeling and the colours!!
Fantastic work!
Animal gus!! meu voto é seu man! ta ficando louco demais isso!
Abração!

gu
03 March 2005, 03:00 PM
Hey mec, thank you so much!! I´m working hard on this scene to make it wonderful!

see ya man

Gus

maozao
03 March 2005, 04:26 PM
That is some nice use of colors! :)


muito bom cara... coloque mais coisas para poder acompanhar seu trabalho
Abraços

NOOB!
03 March 2005, 04:29 PM
u cannot use ur own server to show ur images,u must submit all ur art through the cgtalk database here

http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/masterandservant/submit_entry.php

.................

great concept though.

gu
03 March 2005, 04:52 PM
http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1111855960_medium.jpg (http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1111855960_large.jpg)

I apologize to post the initial development in a server out of cgtalk, I assume I´ve comitted a mistake. So, there´s the same image, now at the correct place of posting. I´m sorry for any incovenience and soon I´ll post the concept sketch.
Gus

ogar555
03 March 2005, 04:58 PM
My god... that's a really good start i might say! *wishes he could draw clouds like that...*
This will become interesting... and oh, keep it up! :thumbsup:

NOOB!
03 March 2005, 04:59 PM
yaay! its all right now.

good luck !!

gu
03 March 2005, 07:09 PM
Thank you all, today ups will come.

see ya

gus

gu
03 March 2005, 06:54 AM
http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1111906465_medium.jpg (http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1111906465_large.jpg)

Hi crew! that´s another up for the background. hope you like it

See ya

gus

LadyMedusa
03 March 2005, 08:01 AM
Looks very good so far. I really like the texture on the mountains and also the general color choise.

eclipson
03 March 2005, 08:13 AM
hei man, love the mood, nice background and love the clouds,

GoodLux!!:thumbsup:

gu
03 March 2005, 11:50 PM
Hello cgmaniacs!

The comments are being very important to improove the work.
I choose this color treatment because I think I can give a more drammatic expression to the scene than full color, at a first time I've chosen to work black and white, but it not give the work a special effect.

That is for now,

See ya and thank you again

Gus

mecman
03 March 2005, 01:10 AM
Wonderful my friend!!
It´ll become an amazing scene!!

SublimCreation
03 March 2005, 02:03 AM
Wow! very impressive sky, can't wait to see more..

gu
03 March 2005, 12:51 PM
Thanx again crew!

Well, abnout the sky, I think I can work more on it, perhaps make the clouds more scattered, not too dense and worl on the colors too.

see ya
gus

digiscape
03 March 2005, 12:57 PM
if the main subjets are as good as the backdrop then god help the rest of us :)

gu
03 March 2005, 01:16 PM
God Helps Us All To Always Improove Our Works

gu
03 March 2005, 04:28 AM
http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1112070486_medium.jpg (http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1112070486_large.jpg)

Hi crew, that´s the sky change. I think this new art better than the previous, so more colors and contrast, more lighting too. Hope you enjoy this "new scene".

See ya

Aethyrprime
03 March 2005, 04:35 AM
Nice colors. I will check back to see how you do. GL.

gu
03 March 2005, 01:24 PM
This sky paint is a mix of brushes I´ve created in photoshop. I´ve painted it imagining painting in a canvas mixing oil tints.

gus

mecman
03 March 2005, 01:28 PM
hey gus, it´s amazing, both skies are wonderfull, but I prefer the old one!:D more chaotic, with more movement..I don´t know...but..I´ll wait to see what you will do with this one!
See ya!!:thumbsup:

gu
03 March 2005, 02:44 PM
hehe thank you man!! the newest sky will be chaotic, but colorfull!!! I think I can get more freedom using many colors

that is!

maozao
03 March 2005, 04:24 PM
cool colors man, nice feeling :)

falou man boa sorte

sloth79
03 March 2005, 04:34 PM
great looking usage of colours man. the 2nd one looks very calm... can't wait to see the other elements blend in.

gu
03 March 2005, 05:19 AM
http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1112159988_medium.jpg (http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1112159988_large.jpg)

That´s another up for the sky.
Tomorrow I´ll carry on with the mountains.

that is for now

Gus

mecman
03 March 2005, 01:32 PM
Hummm, Great!! I like it!! Tava achando que vc ia tirar as nuvens!!

Keep it up man!! It´ll become awesome!! The colours are fantastic!

gra7
03 March 2005, 04:26 PM
wow ! very goood !!

dont stop !! legal ve vc aki einh ! abracos..
c ya !

Cerebr4l
03 March 2005, 04:35 PM
Wow, nice coloring so far :thumbsup:

gu
03 March 2005, 07:22 PM
gra7
Hey, another brazilian on the thread!! valeu rapaz, boa sorte pra vc!! e valeu pelo coment!
abs!!!

Cerebr4l
thank you man, I like the new coloring too!

kindest regards
gus

Wandddo
03 March 2005, 10:08 PM
Wow man, really fantastic concepts! I liked last... keep on ... and good lucky! :D

gu
03 March 2005, 04:45 AM
http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1112244305_medium.jpg (http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1112244305_large.jpg)

Hi crew that´s the sky almost finished

hugs

teknotek83
03 March 2005, 05:26 AM
That sky..those clouds! http://cgtalk.com/images/smilies/eek.gif Gorgeous! Good luck with the rest! http://cgtalk.com/images/smilies/smile.gif

gu
03 March 2005, 01:15 PM
Wandddo and Teknotek83, thank you all, hope u´re liking!

gus

mecman
03 March 2005, 01:48 PM
Nice, nice, nice!!!:bounce:
It´s becoming a masterpiece my friend!!
Love the clouds!!

nebezial
03 March 2005, 02:36 PM
and what a lovely piece of sky t is:D great work so far , keep it up

NOOB!
03 March 2005, 02:38 PM
sky is pretty sweet so far.



keep it up!

gu
03 March 2005, 10:39 PM
hay guys, your support for the entry is very important to improove the work

thanx a lot and good luck again!

gus

gu
04 April 2005, 05:27 AM
http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1112333252_medium.jpg (http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1112333252_large.jpg)

Hey guys!
i think the sky is finished, perhaps.
Next step is complete the city far away, and then comming to the first planes.

regards

minduinho
04 April 2005, 05:51 AM
fantastic colors. keep doing it.

cara, o primeiro ceu q vc fez tava muito legal. vc bem q poderia fazer algo tão tempestuoso como aquilo. suas cores estao simplismente d+
flw...

gu
04 April 2005, 12:50 PM
Hey one more brazilian on the thread!

cara eu estou tendo um problemasso com esse céu, estou tentando chegar à um resultado legal sem referências, mas acho que vou ter que começar a usar, pois não estou conseguindo um contraste legal nas luzes das nuvens, até mesmo no formato delas e na dinâmica. estou testando várias formas e espero chegar rápido num resultado que agrade.

é isso man, valeu!

gus

gu
04 April 2005, 04:28 AM
http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1112416133_medium.jpg (http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1112416133_large.jpg)

Hey artists!

Here a concept sketch for the machine sentinels.

gus

minduinho
04 April 2005, 04:35 AM
very original, but kinda strange.

se puder mande em outros angulos. soh pra ter uma noçao de como é.
vlw

schaal
04 April 2005, 12:54 PM
Gustavo, your background painting is very nice so far.
I like the use o f colors and the style of the clouds

gu
04 April 2005, 03:53 PM
Hi crew!

Well, this sketch is a first thought about the machines, I will improove the idea to reach a good concept.

Schaal, thanx a lot!

Gus

gu
04 April 2005, 05:36 PM
http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1112463368_medium.jpg (http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1112463368_large.jpg)

Well guys I sad that the next step of the work was draw the city far away, so I´ve chenged the work process and started to draw the first plane, that is the humans jail( soon here).

Hope you enjoy it

Gus

mecman
04 April 2005, 05:45 PM
Wow man! nice update!! It´s becoming better and better!!:bounce:
Ta animal isso gus!! parabens mesmo!!

gu
04 April 2005, 04:56 AM
hey mecma!!

I´m working every day to improove the work!

thanx

gu
04 April 2005, 02:27 AM
http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1112581651_medium.jpg (http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1112581651_large.jpg)

Artists, here is some sky retouching and lights

see ya

gus

gu
04 April 2005, 02:54 PM
no critics anymore?!:sad:

gu
04 April 2005, 04:59 AM
http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1112677165_medium.jpg (http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1112677165_large.jpg)

Hey you guys, the background is almost finished!

regards

Gus

eclipson
04 April 2005, 05:03 AM
looking great there pal, keep it comin.:thumbsup:

gu
04 April 2005, 01:44 PM
thank you mr.!!



gus

gu
04 April 2005, 04:35 AM
http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1112848535_medium.jpg (http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1112848535_large.jpg)

Hi artists.

Working on background I´vc started the floating robota city. more details will come.
Hope you enjoy it

Gus

minduinho
04 April 2005, 05:41 AM
os cabos estao estranhos. eles se mantendo do mesmo tamanho indo em direcao ao horizonte tiram a sensacao de profundidade do cenario, q faz perder a nocao do primeiro plano q vc ta fazendo.
espero q vc corrija isso.

mecman
04 April 2005, 01:49 PM
Nice, nice!!
mas nao arrumou os cabos né maledeto??? isso q esta pegando! de resto os ups estao demais!

gu
04 April 2005, 01:54 PM
hahaha, cara prometo que hoje a noite eu arrumo o cabo!!!rs ou melhor, refaço, pq eu apaguei parte dele que não devia...é isso aí

abs
gus

Lotus7
04 April 2005, 08:01 PM
dae gus! ta ficando show! so acho q como ja foi comentado o cabo ali indo pro horizonte sem perder volume ta muito estranho.
abração!

gu
04 April 2005, 08:50 PM
Hey man!

Well, I´m preparing the redraw the cable depht to get the scene better!

See ya!

Gus

gu
04 April 2005, 02:36 PM
http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1113057416_medium.jpg (http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1113057416_large.jpg)

one more up!

Gus

gu
04 April 2005, 02:41 AM
http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1113187297_medium.jpg (http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1113187297_large.jpg)

working on the city

hugs,

Gus

gu
04 April 2005, 02:06 AM
http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1113271583_medium.jpg (http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1113271583_large.jpg)

Hi crew, that is the first sketches for the machine´s little pet, I hope to improove it fot better results, hope you enjoy it!
Gus

gu
04 April 2005, 03:38 PM
http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1113665918_medium.jpg (http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1113665918_large.jpg)

Hey artists, I´ve started some vehicles development on the scene.
Hope you like it

Hugs
Gus

gu
04 April 2005, 05:32 AM
http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1113715928_medium.jpg (http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1113715928_large.jpg)

Another vehicle

Gus

gu
04 April 2005, 03:52 AM
http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1114573955_medium.jpg (http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1114573955_large.jpg)

Artists,

After a long time far from wacom I´ve returned to the work. The new element is the great machine´s pet, as I show on the concept sketch. Other elements will come, and to the final the slaves.
Hope you like it
Gus

Scarlet
04 April 2005, 04:01 AM
beautiful detailing and colors...

gu
04 April 2005, 11:22 AM
Scarlet, thank you...the comments helps improove the work...

have you got an entry?

Gus

Scarlet
04 April 2005, 12:52 PM
Scarlet, thank you...the comments helps improove the work...

have you got an entry?

Gus


LOL no...Im barely a novice at drawing and only dream of achieving the art you guys produce. I just happened to be browsing thru and your piece caught my eye...which is saying alot because I dont have a whole lot of interest in sci-fi ....Im more of a fantasy gal...

I must say watching how you put these pieces together is quite intriguing and makes me want to try all the harder....keep up the good work Im sure Ill be back to comment again:thumbsup:

fensterer
04 April 2005, 12:59 PM
I definately see this coming together, it looks great so far. I am curious too see how you are going to incorporate the new element in there. Nice work!:thumbsup:

gu
04 April 2005, 02:42 PM
Thank you friends!

Scarlet: I think you´re right to start in a place such as cgtalk, where we can find references based on the experts and the great artists. Logically, the study is the main element for the success! good luck on your art!:)

Fensterer: Hi man, than you so much. The other elementa will come soon!!I´ll keep you updated!

See ya on the challenge

Gus

gu
04 April 2005, 03:32 AM
http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1114659126_medium.jpg (http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1114659126_large.jpg)

Hi crew! the pet is almos finished, few to the final. The sleep don´t allow me to follow up today:)

Gus

mecman
04 April 2005, 01:28 PM
Nice gus! very nice!! finally an update! ahahhaa
Acho que vc podia detalhar mais esse dragão man!
Manda bala ai que esta ficando otimo!!
Abração!

calisto-lynn
04 April 2005, 01:58 PM
cool details!:thumbsup:

gu
04 April 2005, 03:09 PM
Hi, crew, thank you again!

Marcelão: man, I´ll put a lot of details on the steel pet:bounce:

Calisto: well, I think the details are the most important elements on this painting, and not the painting itself. Thank you a lot

regards

Gus

gu
04 April 2005, 11:12 AM
http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1114773161_medium.jpg (http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1114773161_large.jpg)

Crew, today I had less than an hour to work on the scene, and I´m posting a simple update for the pet.

Hugs
Gus

grafik
04 April 2005, 11:29 AM
Olá,
a tua pintura tá muito boa! as cores tão muito fixes, o ambiente criado tb tá muito bom, bom trab:thumbsup:

Keep up and good luck!

my MASTER & SLAVE:
http://www.cgtalk.com/showthread.php?p=2138465 (http://www.cgtalk.com/showthread.php?p=2138465)

gu
04 April 2005, 12:46 PM
Olá Tiago, muito obrigado mesmo!:bounce:

Abraço!

Gus

infinita
04 April 2005, 03:41 PM
Excellent Word !!! Congratulations :thumbsup:

gu
04 April 2005, 07:17 PM
Thank you a lot Fábio!

valeu cara!

Abração

gu
04 April 2005, 01:34 PM
http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1114868050_medium.jpg (http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1114868050_large.jpg)

Guys, parallel to the pet development I´ve started some paintings to a cop, for now I don´t like the orange metal aspect, but if you have some sugestion, tell me please. That´s for now!

Gus

gu
05 May 2005, 05:11 PM
http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1114967456_medium.jpg (http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1114967456_large.jpg)

hey guys, I´m posting a zoom shot to give you some painting details.
The pet and the robot are in progress.
Hope you enjoy it

Gus

NOOB!
05 May 2005, 05:20 PM
been a while since i visited this thread waaay back in the beginning! looks great.

gu
05 May 2005, 07:57 PM
Noob, thank you! welcome back to the thread :thumbsup: haha

See ya man!

Gus

gu
05 May 2005, 03:52 PM
I think this challenge, as the first I worked on gives the opportunity to learn more and more watching the members paintings and discussions about the works too. The thread is a great show of reference we can use now or in our future works too improove how we´ll do it, and getting the best way to reach being good artists ever.
I imagine that lot of people learn just getting the masters as reference, and get the self way to create a style and technique, be painting or 3d art.
I want to thank all the artists that have entered at the challenge for the good art, replies and support for all the users, giving more power to that CG comunity.

See ya on the next up!

Gus

schaal
05 May 2005, 07:57 PM
a lot of details, Gus!!!

Keep sending more snapshots.

gu
05 May 2005, 10:14 PM
Schaal! thank you man!

The details need a special snapshot, the next ones will have it, I´ll keep you updated!

See you friend

Gus

jugeras
05 May 2005, 03:06 AM
orange looks ok for me for the robot. you can desat it a bit if you want to tone it down.
opinion - i think the robot creature needs more volume with regards to metal texturing. its feet are a good peg. and id go softer on the fire from the boosters- it does look cool though. and last - smoke coming out from the creature can be a different color - it doesnt have to be black.

ok talked too much already. these are all just my opinions. kepp it up :applause: :thumbsup:

gu
05 May 2005, 10:37 AM
http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1115116663_medium.jpg (http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1115116663_large.jpg)

Guys, that´s another up, and the begin of the first servant, hope you like it!

Hugs
Gus

gu
05 May 2005, 03:01 AM
http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1115175700_medium.jpg (http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1115175700_large.jpg)

Hey crew, a bit of blood in the scene!
Keep calm, I´ll put more!!

See ya

Gus

JRBRAZ
05 May 2005, 05:11 AM
Hi Gus,

I like very much the colors. :bounce:

Tá ficando muito bom. To de olho. :thumbsup:

gu
05 May 2005, 02:56 PM
Hey Braz, thank you for the view and reply!!:thumbsup:

Valeu pelo apoio man!! haha acho que só sobrou eu de brasileiro no 2d:shrug:
Abração

Gus

NOOB!
05 May 2005, 05:41 PM
lookin great cliff!

gu
05 May 2005, 06:35 PM
Thnx NOOB, I´m running to finish it in time!

See ya man!

Gus

NOOB!
05 May 2005, 06:38 PM
ur not the only one,hehe time is running out!



one crit, i don't know what style ur goin for,but if its paintied style,i wud suggest not goin in so sharp,everything is so sharp,but if thats the effect u want,great job!!!

gu
05 May 2005, 11:21 PM
Hi, Greene!! well in the final retoutching I will integrate bckground and first plane with kind of blurring, smudges..not all parts will be sharp!

that is

Gus

arkinet
05 May 2005, 11:59 PM
mech. dragon... cool, no crit this time, be back for more. good job!!:thumbsup:

gu
05 May 2005, 12:45 PM
arkinet, thank you for support man! good luck for you!:thumbsup:

the-mighty-m
05 May 2005, 04:29 PM
Its looking good, that is one scary machine!

gu
05 May 2005, 02:13 PM
the_mighty_m: thank you friend!

Well, I stopped painting for one week due to loss of time and loss of sleep, this work is beeing painted only at my spare time that is after midnight. So today I´ll be back to the graphire and follow the work and it´s details. See ya on next up! thank you all

Gus

Scarlet
05 May 2005, 06:34 PM
still coming along great...I like the sharp details and coloring..wouldnt blur it too much cant wait to see finish...when is deadline?

gu
05 May 2005, 03:47 AM
http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1115696823_medium.jpg (http://www.cgnetworks.com/challenge/entries/8/6484/6484_1115696823_large.jpg)

Hey guys, today, for the shor time I had the up is this new image!

See ya

Gus

seccad
05 May 2005, 05:43 PM
very good work:thumbsup:

ogar555
05 May 2005, 09:53 PM
oooh, you've gotten quite far since i last looked! i can't help but feel sorry for the human in the grasp of that... thing... (completely droid?) :D

gu
05 May 2005, 10:16 PM
well, a machine beast, very very rusty..hahah and creepy!!

thnx man!

Gus

gu
05 May 2005, 11:13 AM
wow, we are closer to the deadline and I´m having no time to finish all the stuff on the week, hells..what I can do now?!:shrug:

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