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09 September 2005, 04:01 PM
Joao Roberto Braz Jr is entered in the "Spectacular Challenge" update: View Challenge Page (

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09 September 2005, 03:49 PM
Hi JrBraz, it is good to see you here, good luck !

09 September 2005, 04:03 PM
Best Luck for u man!:thumbsup:
c ya

09 September 2005, 04:24 PM
Hi JR.BRaz,
good luck, i'm hope the concept. :thumbsup:

09 September 2005, 12:36 AM
I'm here too :D
Best of luck to you

09 September 2005, 12:49 AM

Nice to meet you again, waiting for your concept, parabems for your participation...

Good luck.!!!


09 September 2005, 12:58 AM
Hi JR. Good Luck for you too! :thumbsup:

09 September 2005, 02:50 PM
Hey JR, good luck for you man.

I'm waiting the concept.

10 October 2005, 07:55 PM (

And here is the first steps of modelling.

Im start with the Wind. :)

Tell me what you think

10 October 2005, 08:16 PM (

Hi Guys,

Im a lill late .. hehe

Here is my concept scketch. Is a crazy idea, but I think is a spetacular event of the nature ...
My idea is to make "The arrive of the spring".

The girl with the bird head (I not decide yet if the head will be a complete head bird or will be a human head with a mask ...) is the Spring, she is lauching seeds of life all over the world.

The fat guy is the wind. He blows the seeds over the air with his breath.

10 October 2005, 08:24 PM
Hi JrBraz, excellent concept art, is totally inside of your style.:thumbsup:
very nice !

10 October 2005, 09:11 PM
Hi JR.BRAZ, nice start dude, also the modelling. Good luck :thumbsup:

10 October 2005, 09:19 PM
Hi Braz, best luck on your thread, cya on the road!


10 October 2005, 05:52 AM
Hi again JR.BRAZ, nice to see you're in too:thumbsup: Love the concept already and the modelling is off to a fine start... Good luck mate!

10 October 2005, 02:41 PM
Hi Braz!
Very original skech! I liked a lot!
And nice start with the fat guy modelling.
Keep posting, and best luck:thumbsup:

10 October 2005, 07:08 PM (

Here is the steps of modeling of the Winds body

10 October 2005, 07:10 PM (

And here is finish of modeling of the Wind.

Im will start soon the modeling of the Spring. :D

Sorry for the delays in the updates, but Im without internet conection in home these days ... :(

10 October 2005, 07:34 PM
Hi guys, thanks very much for the comments :)

dcmoutinho, denverbz, Gus_clifton, DaddyMack, LAURO_MX, thanks. :beer

10 October 2005, 07:55 PM
Fala Braz! gostei bastante do personagem! boa sorte no challenge!


10 October 2005, 04:26 PM
hi JrBraz !
the modelling is great, it is very similar to the concept.:thumbsup:

10 October 2005, 12:48 AM (

Here is process modeling of the Spring

10 October 2005, 12:49 AM (

Here is process modeling of the Spring

10 October 2005, 12:53 AM (

Here is a test with the 2 characters together ..

I change my mind about the Spring's head ... I was tried a bird version, but it was looking more like a monster .. heheh

10 October 2005, 12:56 AM (

And here is a fast render, without textures yet ...

Soon Ill post a complement to the original sketch, now with the Winter leave the scene ...
The new title for the image will be "The Fall of Winter and the rise of the Spring" :)

10 October 2005, 12:58 AM
Good theme Braz. I think that will be very good. Nice work with the models, good luck dude :thumbsup:

10 October 2005, 01:08 AM
curti o estilo vei..

continua aee esperandu ups..
c ya !

10 October 2005, 01:48 AM
Hey man xD,

I Like the idea and the modelling of the wind is very good!!

Keep going..... i will wait for more updates here..

BTW... i will not participate this time :P:P DOnt HAVE TIMEEEEEEEE heuehe



10 October 2005, 01:51 AM
Hi JrBraz,
very nice modeling, great syle man !:thumbsup:

10 October 2005, 09:17 PM
denverbz, thanks man. Good luck to you too on you contest work :beer:

gra7, thanks. Valeu cara. A pessoa mais indecisa que vi nesse contest .. heheh

ldgree, good to see you here. Thanks for the comments. And about you dont participate this time .. hehe ... nothing to say ... :scream:

dcmoutinho, thanks for the constant suport. Nos vemos na Melies ... hehehe :thumbsup:

10 October 2005, 04:42 PM
Hey Joao,

That is a very unique idea, hope you can pull this off and nice to see you in the contest .

10 October 2005, 05:44 PM (

This is the first texture test of the Wind

10 October 2005, 05:55 PM (

another render view

10 October 2005, 06:23 PM
Hi Jr, ! spectacular concept you have here! and woman model is stylize! but i have some point, now I think the balloon guy can be bigger to hold air in his body ,and I like the bird head of the girl , maybe you can make them to be girl hat?
good job man!

10 October 2005, 02:06 AM
Hi Joo, the models are so good, the guy is very funny, i liked especially of the lady. Good work dude.

10 October 2005, 07:53 PM
Hi JrBraz,
nice texture, it is displacement map on region of the chest ?

10 October 2005, 08:46 PM
I agree with monsitj, The wind could be bigger, also it isn't clear what he is... in some ways the just looks like a bit genie giving a girl a ride. Mabye there is some way to make parts of him appear to be made of wind.. and maybe even clouds.

Te fact that one of the ropes is tied around his neck is a little disturbing. It changes the look on his face to that of someone being strangled.

10 October 2005, 11:44 PM (

Here is a new render, now with the complete modeling of the Spring and a new angle of camera.

10 October 2005, 12:06 AM
Hi guys, thanks for the comments :)

monsitj, thanks. Im made a change in the size of the Wind and is really better now :) About the bird head, Im thinking to make a mask ... Soon I will pos some tests ..

denverbz, thanks man.

dcmoutinho, hi man. The details in the chest is just a bump map painted in photoshop :)

Radulan, thanks. Im agree about the wind .... Is a little dificult to know that he is the wind ... Im tried to do him with some parts of the body made with smoke, like a cloud, but he looks more with a genie ... I will made more tests, maybe some parts transparents could help ...
And about the hope in the neck, is to show she controls the Wind, but we could see he holding the hope wanting to be free.... (is just a crazy idea... hehe)

10 October 2005, 03:03 AM (

Here is the concept of the background :)

10 October 2005, 09:36 PM
what a strage concept, and it got something similar like your m&s escene,... a character indicating to somewhere, i think that is your style...anyway it does'nt matter, you have a cool work to this one....good luck:thumbsup:

10 October 2005, 01:23 AM
Hey Joao,

Your characters look great:thumbsup: , I agree that the wind guy could use some more visual clues as to who he is. Maybe some hair blowing in the breeze. Keep up the good work.

11 November 2005, 08:02 PM
This is very cool stuff, wonderfully surreal. I guess the sense of air and atmosphere will be important here, so I'm looking forward to see how you'll pull that off. Great work so far, no doubt.


11 November 2005, 09:46 PM (

Im start to paint the clouds before model all the elemments ... Here is the progress :)

11 November 2005, 11:46 PM
Really original concept, i like it a lot! :bounce:
Nice style too, and good modeling, waiting to see more! :beer:
The clouds are beautiful!

11 November 2005, 12:00 AM
very cool work my friend.

11 November 2005, 12:02 AM
Its my first time on your thread......very nice job, i like the idea and the non photorealistic render that you are using.

Keep going and good job!

11 November 2005, 01:58 AM (

Just a test with new colors...

I will start soon the modeling of the background

11 November 2005, 02:13 AM
melkao, thanks.

mmoir, yes I agree too. I thinking to change the facial expression of the Wind to improve the visual clues too ...

JamesMK, thanks. The environment is really important in this scene ... I will work on this now .. soon I post the updates of the modeling ... probally will change a lot of things in the clouds ...

SuperXCM, thanks man :), thanks :)

Deankovitch, hi, be welcome :) Thanks for the comments.

11 November 2005, 03:51 AM
nice feeling dude:thumbsup:

11 November 2005, 05:59 PM (

Here is a test of a new camera angle

11 November 2005, 08:46 PM
Hi Braz, I liked this new angle and color. Keep going :thumbsup:

11 November 2005, 02:43 AM
hi JrBraz,
the color it's great !!! you rock !:buttrock:

11 November 2005, 01:34 PM
Hi, JR

I liked the concept a lot and the work is getting great. Congrats! I think that there is something wrong with the girl elbow and would be great if you could fix this because the work itselg is very good.
Good lucky and congrats!

11 November 2005, 03:11 PM
Fala Jr!

Very nice, the idea is really good and the composition for this one is looking great! Hadn't seen your entry before, it was a good surprise :). The new camera angle is just to show the model, right? I agree with the comment about the elbow, and I would suggest that the wind guy had fuzzy/wispy edges, would make more sense conceptually. Also, the major thing that I see as being a bit weird is that she seems to be pointing in the right direction in 2D, but she would be way off if it were a real scene... She would be turning around to point, or the cloud with the rainbow would have to be brought somehow into the foreground. The way that it is now it feels like it's way in the back...

11 November 2005, 05:23 PM
JR.BRAZ, muito bom o seu trabalho, parabns, continua firme a...


11 November 2005, 05:44 PM
Looks very nice :thumbsup:

11 November 2005, 01:21 AM

Its getting VERY cool...keep it up...dont stop :) parabns!

Daniel Moreno

11 November 2005, 05:31 AM
Oi JR. Parebens ta ficando muito legal! massa..

I agree there is a problem with the elbow though, take care of it, you have great skills, I also like your concept, cant wait to see the piece done..



11 November 2005, 01:24 AM (

New render and sketchs of the last details.

The fishes, the butterflys and the apple are photos used just for reference ... :thumbsup:

11 November 2005, 01:46 PM
Hi JrBraz,
beatiful render, congratulation:thumbsup:
that composition is much better than the previous ones.

11 November 2005, 08:56 PM
nice progress:thumbsup:

11 November 2005, 10:00 PM
Cool stuff, very surreal. I like compositiona a lot, and the contrast of so many colours and textures is interesting to look at. The only thing I'd suggest is turing down the bump a bit on the skin texture. Alexi

11 November 2005, 12:36 PM
Here is another update.

Now is just missing the tree in the left side of image.

11 November 2005, 12:47 PM (

Still missing the tree of life, in the left side of the image

11 November 2005, 12:57 PM
Thank very much guys for all support.

I was write a long text with a cotte for each one, but a error in the cgtalk server delete my post :sad: ... Sorry for not write all again ... but thanks for everyone.

banzato, dcmoutinho, maurocor, dvelasco, Poncell, (o)ne, Danmoreno, Nakary, melkao, alexichabane :thumbsup:

12 December 2005, 06:03 PM
it is really very good the composition:buttrock: , I want to see that ready work inside of the period!:wip:

12 December 2005, 01:32 PM
hey braz...Thats very abstract.....the most of the chalenge:drool:

12 December 2005, 02:40 AM (

Every year the might Winter, bring the death all over the world. But every year, his power is not enough to defeat the seed of hope, that was borned in the Tree of Life. The tree thats feeded by the Wind of Changes, who brings the beauty Spring.
This is the return of the Spring.

12 December 2005, 02:42 AM
Here is a bigger version:

12 December 2005, 03:49 AM
Hey Joao,

Congrats on a super image,:thumbsup: :thumbsup: you have a great imagination and it came out well in 3d . Good luck .

12 December 2005, 12:38 PM
Thanks Mike :beer:

12 December 2005, 02:18 PM
Hi Joo, wondeful image friend, really an amazing work i loved. C.O.N.G.R.A.T.U.L.A.T.I.O.N.S and i wish good luck to you :applause:

Putz Joo, ficou linda a sua cena cara, gostei muito mesmo, bem executada e com uma mensagem muito bonita e imaginativa. P.A.R.A.B.E.N.S de verdade e boa sorte l com os home... :applause: :applause:

12 December 2005, 03:23 PM
Surealistic image, congrats, all looks nice, greats colours.... good luck mate

12 December 2005, 03:48 PM
nice image! the high resolution show the great detail ! i like it very much! good job man! and good luck!

12 December 2005, 04:07 PM
yip....very abstract.....congratulations for finish:thumbsup:

12 December 2005, 08:53 PM
denverbz, thank you friend. Obrigado :)

ilusiondigital, Thanks. I happy you liked.

monsitj, thanks. Im a fan of your work :thumbsup:

melkao, Hi. Thanks for the support

kuma cub
12 December 2005, 06:35 AM
wow amazing interpretation of the return of spring. very beautiful, funky and imaginative. :wise:

12 December 2005, 08:10 PM
Hey! We are The Brasilians in this contests, lets to show how we work! :)
Good look to us!

nois na fita, e vamo nessa! :)
parabens por ter chegado at o fim!
Acho que s de termos chegados at aqui ja valeu tudo!

Raul Tabajara

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