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bassery
02 February 2006, 10:39 AM
clement bassery is entered in the "The Journey Begins Challenge" update: View Challenge Page (http://features.cgsociety.org/challenge/journey_begins/view_entries.php?challenger=9708)

Latest Update: Final Image: frog's family journey
http://features.cgsociety.org/challenge/entries/13/9708/9708_1148746966_medium.jpg (http://forums.cgsociety.org/showthread.php?p=3585769#post3585769)

bassery
03 March 2006, 02:07 PM
http://features.cgsociety.org/challenge/entries/13/9708/9708_1141826857_medium.jpg (http://features.cgsociety.org/challenge/entries/13/9708/9708_1141826857_large.jpg)

first test of modeling, it will be a frog family

sonicstrawbery
03 March 2006, 02:10 PM
lut !

hehe nice frogs, looking forward to your concept :)

authentic
03 March 2006, 02:33 PM
excellent modelisation very clean and promising

monks
03 March 2006, 02:34 PM
cool modeling ! very nice frogs :)

Silgrin
03 March 2006, 03:29 PM
OK, I see a backpack, but what`s the story behind? Is the aquarium goind to be a kind of a cradle?:cool:

Btw, congrats for very decent modeling!

se7enthcin
03 March 2006, 07:40 PM
Nice start on the modeling. What is your concept? where are they going?

theodoru
03 March 2006, 08:04 AM
Hey cool frog variations! Very nice models, watching for the nest steps!

bassery
03 March 2006, 10:42 PM
http://features.cgsociety.org/challenge/entries/13/9708/9708_1142203321_medium.jpg (http://features.cgsociety.org/challenge/entries/13/9708/9708_1142203321_large.jpg)

thank for comments.

I post the continuation of modeling.

story: it is a family of frog which seeing their dry pond are to oblige to start from their ground. one thus attends the starting preparation of all the family, the father prepares the loading and the bottles of tadpols, the mom deals with the infant, grand father plays with other childrens, while several other small frog is agitated any goshawks.

sorry for my bad english :((

sandfish
03 March 2006, 11:56 PM
nice modelling so far.
good luck with the family :)

pencil-head
03 March 2006, 01:50 AM
Wow nice job on the texture and shading. It really brought him to life.

shakes
03 March 2006, 09:38 AM
hey, clement, these are superb frogs..tons of character and individuality, and really well modelled! look forward to this.

authentic
03 March 2006, 09:49 AM
wow the color of the grandpa are wonderful. Very promising thread.

sonicstrawbery
03 March 2006, 12:34 PM
Yes very nice work on the first texturing, love colors too, can't wait to see the whole family textured now, cool work :)

Selina42
03 March 2006, 01:18 AM
Wow! Love the models and your texturing -i just hope i can give my characters the level of personality youve imbued yours with! Hes really adorable and you immediately warm to him! He reminds me of the sweetness of the more pleasant Oddworld characters!

DaedraLord
03 March 2006, 01:50 AM
is that zbrushed?

jasondesigns
03 March 2006, 05:58 AM
wonderful characters... Where are they going?:thumbsup:

Womball
03 March 2006, 07:03 AM
What a wonderful frog! How long did it take to texture it?

bassery
03 March 2006, 11:08 PM
Daedra Lordis that zbrushed?

i use zbrush just for texture and bump, I prefere modelise in 3dmax.

WomballWhat a wonderful frog! How long did it take to texture it?

ow i don't know, i texture on zbrush for the skin it's very fast, clothes work on photoshop it's longer. for this first character i think 2or3 hours for texture all.

sipone
03 March 2006, 11:16 PM
yeah! wonderful concept well done! i love the grand father's style and colors!

good luck!

ODoul
03 March 2006, 11:35 PM
Great characters!

Vedic-kings
03 March 2006, 11:37 PM
Your frogs are way cool!

Keep it up!

Zoox
03 March 2006, 02:23 AM
really great models :thumbsup: they look very sweet, keep it up :applause:

bassery
03 March 2006, 08:17 AM
http://features.cgsociety.org/challenge/entries/13/9708/9708_1142410674_medium.jpg (http://features.cgsociety.org/challenge/entries/13/9708/9708_1142410674_large.jpg)

here,the beginning of children's frog modeling.

se7enthcin
03 March 2006, 08:24 AM
Love the modeling so far! Keep it up. It is looking good! :thumbsup:

Selina42
03 March 2006, 09:52 AM
Modelling is again looking fabulous! When do we hear the concept?! I'm impatient to know more!

kreuz
03 March 2006, 10:01 AM
nice characters!!! keep it

MacAndre
03 March 2006, 10:29 AM
sweet chars. i like them very mutch. i will watch you from now on. keep it up... :thumbsup:

Russell-Nash
03 March 2006, 01:07 PM
Really nice characters. :thumbsup:

I will definitely follow your progress.

Russel

bassery
03 March 2006, 07:31 PM
http://features.cgsociety.org/challenge/entries/13/9708/9708_1142451109_medium.jpg (http://features.cgsociety.org/challenge/entries/13/9708/9708_1142451109_large.jpg)

thanks for comments.
I start with skining and place characters.
I will post soon sketches.

Nothingness
03 March 2006, 08:24 PM
damn the frog looks sweet when renderd!

great progress!

bassery
03 March 2006, 04:11 PM
http://features.cgsociety.org/challenge/entries/13/9708/9708_1142525470_medium.jpg (http://features.cgsociety.org/challenge/entries/13/9708/9708_1142525470_large.jpg)

another part of modeling

BicKet
03 March 2006, 04:46 PM
There are lots of frogs concepts since the last challenge, but yours his really lovely

GREAT WORK : the frogs are very well modeled
I love the little one with big glasses.

Can't wait to see it finished

yeray
03 March 2006, 04:57 PM
I like the frog modelling, good modelling great work :D

burpy
03 March 2006, 04:21 PM
This is all great work so far! It's great all the details you've put in keeping that cartoonish style. No crits so far, just keep working on it.:)

beelow
03 March 2006, 04:38 PM
Hahahaha! Cool, frogs, nice clean models dude keep it up!:thumbsup:

Selina42
03 March 2006, 02:40 AM
Ahhhh I just love your clever details! Could we see a close-up of their baby tadpoles in the jars?! This idea really excites me -because even though I dont know the full story theres so much exploration of your characters personalities -which after all is the main point of the brief -that its absolutely entrancing!

Kris-S
03 March 2006, 03:10 AM
ah man ... not a frog .. looks nice ... my model will fit right in.:sad:...

http://forums.cgsociety.org/showthread.php?t=323113&page=1&pp=15

I feel like crying

Stefan-Morrell
03 March 2006, 03:16 AM
looking good :)

nice details on this one

Sneakybunny
03 March 2006, 04:34 AM
its coming along now :arteest:so keep it up
From The Huffer

Zethriel
03 March 2006, 12:29 PM
Cool work!!

ziriguidum
03 March 2006, 01:03 PM
hahaha.. funny frogs! good modeling too.. let's go!

MacAndre
03 March 2006, 01:17 PM
sweet little frogs... ;-) they all are looking great.

wesa
03 March 2006, 01:26 PM
Looks really nice there! I like your frog family...Cool looking textures and clothing! But where is your concept sketch?
Well, great work! Keep it up and best of luck!

And Kris-s don't feel sad...frogs aren't that unusual, so I'm not shure but it might be more of them in this challange. Your're concepts still differs. :)

Nomad
03 March 2006, 01:46 PM
Fantastique :thumbsup:


Great work and verry funny images.

Good luck and have fun :bounce:

kfc
03 March 2006, 02:33 PM
ur idea is very cool.
I like it.
:D

bassery
05 May 2006, 07:23 PM
http://features.cgsociety.org/challenge/entries/13/9708/9708_1147634626_medium.jpg (http://features.cgsociety.org/challenge/entries/13/9708/9708_1147634626_large.jpg)

here the composition of the illustration. it remains me still much of work of texture and uv, a little modeling especially the background and then some positions of character to be improved

centurionit
05 May 2006, 08:25 PM
Nice Concept and image...I'm curious to see the final...Keep it on!

http://forums.cgsociety.org/showthread.php?t=330707

Chappers
05 May 2006, 08:41 PM
[QUOTE=bassery]clement bassery is entered in the "The Journey Begins Challenge" update: View Challenge Page (http://features.cgsociety.org/challenge/journey_begins/view_entries.php?challenger=9708)

Latest Update: Shading (Textured and lit): gre compo
http://features.cgsociety.org/challenge/entries/13/9708/9708_1147634626_medium.jpg (http://forums.cgsociety.org/showthread.php?p=3544829#post3544829)[QUOTE]

Chappers
05 May 2006, 08:43 PM
Realy like your frogs and frogletts!
Chappers!

shakes
05 May 2006, 09:01 PM
haven't been here for a while, but these are fantastic. really cute scene, and I love all your frog texturing!

authentic
05 May 2006, 02:45 PM
I thought i had reply to your last update but no so that's just great. Love the ambiance.

sonicstrawbery
05 May 2006, 10:10 PM
huhu pretty nice scenery ! i love them a lot and the emood is excellent ! good luck mate

bassery
05 May 2006, 03:41 PM
http://features.cgsociety.org/challenge/entries/13/9708/9708_1148658116_medium.jpg (http://features.cgsociety.org/challenge/entries/13/9708/9708_1148658116_large.jpg)

here the first sketch, i search composition and i try quickly colors.

bassery
05 May 2006, 03:51 PM
http://features.cgsociety.org/challenge/entries/13/9708/9708_1148658689_medium.jpg (http://features.cgsociety.org/challenge/entries/13/9708/9708_1148658689_large.jpg)

I almost finished the illustration I soon will be able to launch high rez render.

bassery
05 May 2006, 04:22 PM
http://features.cgsociety.org/challenge/entries/13/9708/9708_1148746966_medium.jpg (http://features.cgsociety.org/challenge/entries/13/9708/9708_1148746966_large.jpg)

all the frog's family leave their dry marsh towards another accessible place. The journey begins and it will be long.
The grandfather plays with the some of the children to distract them whereas the more adventurous ones leads the walk.
the parents take care about of the little children and the transport.

Selina42
05 May 2006, 05:17 PM
Hey Bassery!

I've been following your thread from the very beginning so am really glad to see youve completed the challenge! Good luck!

Russell-Nash
05 May 2006, 05:26 PM
Congrats for finishing such a nice image. :thumbsup:

Good luck with the voting.

Russel

bassery
05 May 2006, 02:07 AM
Russel-Nash, Selina42, cipher, authentic, shakes, Chappers, kfc, Nomad, Jonason thanks for crits.
i will post some details parts of illustration.

Silgrin
05 May 2006, 11:00 AM
Wow, how could I overlook so nice and interesting thread? :thumbsup: There are >1000 entrants, so it was easy... OK, congrats. I don`t like so weak contrasts, but anyway it`s a matter of taste. The idea and model work are great. Congrats and good luck with judging!

sipone
05 May 2006, 11:21 AM
oh yeaaaaaaaah, monumental image! very nice shot, you really bring your family alive, there is a real link between the characters!! i also like the small details such as the instruments or the little baby-frog in the ball-cup!

well done, you're a cg artist, you are a cosmo-artist, you are the spirit of the cartel...

centurionit
05 May 2006, 11:41 AM
Oh yeah, I like the way you finished it...Compliments...and GOod Luck!!

http://forums.cgsociety.org/showthread.php?t=330707

theblower
05 May 2006, 07:52 AM
Very beautiful composition Bassery, i like the spirit of your illustration, it's one of my favorite picture, very good mod also.
did you take your inspiration of Naxos work? i'm not sure
Continue, you are a very good artist with lot of creativity
see you soon

the blower's attitude's of course:thumbsup:

tuck
05 May 2006, 09:50 AM
congratulation for the final man! you done very great image for this challenge , nice and unique style ! good luck !:thumbsup:

monks
05 May 2006, 09:56 AM
very good picture :) congrats ! great point of view.

bassery
05 May 2006, 09:10 PM
:love: thanks for comments :love:

here some detailed parts of the illustration :rolleyes:

http://www.clementbassery.com/3d/gre/gre_part2.jpg

http://www.clementbassery.com/3d/gre/gre_part1.jpg



http://www.clementbassery.com/3d/gre/gre_part_3.jpg

makaron
05 May 2006, 09:26 PM
what cute frogs :) and a great picture... well done Clement...

shakes
05 May 2006, 09:54 PM
super work! lovely final, and fantastic characters and textures..love it. thanks for the high res shots. good luck with judging!

Ypes
05 May 2006, 07:01 PM
:eek: Owww Nice work, good job ! On of the best image, nice frogs and wonderfull idee ! I agree with Sipone comments, you really bring your family alive. Amazing modeling and fantastic depth. I love it
An other great cosmo artist :bowdown:
good luck for judging

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