Lost Adventurer, Aleks Kirilenko (3D)
LC #42 Pipers Alley

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02-18-2003, 09:27 AM
http://www.cgnetworks.com/galleryimages/26174/ladybird_medium.jpg (http://www.cgnetworks.com/galleryimages/26174/ladybird.jpg)

Title: Lady Bird

FAQ: NO, she's NOT my mother-in-law! :)

02-18-2003, 10:43 AM
Pretty dark, isn't it? Could you maybe get a lighter background? As always it would be nice to see a wire.
It kinda looks like a painting, you could frame that :D Cool! :thumbsup:

02-18-2003, 10:53 AM
ah damn i thought LARRY BIRD :scream:
Its too early :P
Nice work though...

02-18-2003, 11:00 AM
Yes, pretty dark.

02-18-2003, 11:02 AM

My english <= 0

02-18-2003, 11:13 AM
This is brilliant, I give you 4 stars.

02-18-2003, 11:30 AM
Wow-she has really personality!
I like the feathers around her neck and the stylized appearance!
Cool, love to see more characters of that kind.

02-18-2003, 11:30 AM
Excellent work:thumbsup: Brighten it up a bit so we can see it in all its glory:bounce:

02-18-2003, 11:32 AM
Hmm, yes I likes that I does. And it's perfect the way it is; the darkness really adds focus to the face. Well done indeed.

02-18-2003, 11:35 AM
:thumbsup: Excellent detail and mood !!! . I really like the dark mood and colors .

:thumbsup: :thumbsup:

P.S : Have u made any blend shapes (morph targets ) for her ?

If yes , post some....:beer:

02-18-2003, 11:44 AM
Maybe its the setup i have on my monitor but i just think it would look a little better a bit brighter.

A bit like this

02-18-2003, 11:45 AM
It's really excellent !, i love it.

02-18-2003, 11:53 AM
Really cool.So intense!...please! put a link to an hires version!!!!

02-18-2003, 11:55 AM
Hi Pupi and welcome aboard:beer:

Your lady is simply amazing! No any crits! You should definetely link a higher res version because its a master piece!!!

I ve looked to your gallery and love all your work:love:

Hope to see another work from you soon:D

02-18-2003, 12:08 PM
So you did that great rhinocerous!

Great work, and a brilliant character!
btw - I love the darker lighting.

The texturing is so nicely harsh - like cellophane paper.
Is that all UV'd? Or procedural?

02-18-2003, 12:11 PM
the lighting and texturing are great.
the whole scene looks very harmonic.

02-18-2003, 01:11 PM
dark & gothic
just the way I like it


02-18-2003, 01:39 PM
just wanted to say very very nice, i like her expresseion the colors match very nice with her charakter. she looks like an old witch and on the otherway not. you have put a little of an oilpart feeling over it. very nice :-)

good Luck.

02-18-2003, 03:50 PM

I love her...I mean it.

02-18-2003, 03:55 PM
Wow. Some people are just born masters! Excellent!

02-18-2003, 04:10 PM

:applause: :applause: :applause: :applause:

i prefer the dark one..
wish software did you use for rendering ???

02-18-2003, 04:15 PM
Wow, pupii!
This looks awesome! I love the whole scenery. Lightnig and modeling is exellent and the textures are simply amazing! :thumbsup: :thumbsup:


02-18-2003, 04:20 PM
Please read the gallery rules before posting next time. I corrected your thread name for this once.

02-18-2003, 04:52 PM
Thanks for the comments. Here are some answers for the questions.

The picture is really dark a little bit, as I can see it now, but when I checked it out on my computer in photoshop, it was lighter, also on my computer at home it had another colour, so I couldn't decide which way I should correct it.

The hires version can be found under the following address aloung with all my works:

The texure is made by bodypaint and photoshop.

Sorry for the wrong title, next time it will be ok.


02-18-2003, 08:00 PM
you're style's always been amazing, you handle C4D really well. Congratulations, it's nice to see you here at cgtalk, i was a fan of your works at renderosity but i have to say that seeing you here is so nice! :thumbsup:

That Adrian Guy
02-18-2003, 08:40 PM
You are the Cinema 4D god!

The background is perfect for the model. The lighting and texturing are fantastic! Absolutely nothing I could crit!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

02-18-2003, 09:09 PM
that is really sweet lookin'!
nice job.

02-18-2003, 10:29 PM
wow amazing work in C4D !!! love it !! what modeling style did you use ? - started with a box, or did you do poly by poly method moving points around etc ??? great work !!!:bounce:

02-18-2003, 11:24 PM
that's just astonishing, great model, great texture, and great lighting, just great :thumbsup: and on top of everything a c4d user, wahay to the increasing number of great artists on this app :beer:

02-18-2003, 11:28 PM
Not to rain on anyones parade...maybe some hair coming out from under the hat thingy....just some flips of grey hair....maybe...other than that two two thumbsup....:thumbsup: :thumbsup:

02-18-2003, 11:47 PM
Simply beautiful dude, even amongst all the great work here, this is my favorite in a while. So much personality!
What did you use for reference?

02-18-2003, 11:58 PM
You Have A Very Great Style Man, Everything Is Very Well Done ! :D :thumbsup:
(if you just had put a BACKLIGHT for the Lady...)

02-19-2003, 12:11 AM
She's like a retired flapper. I think she'd fit well into a 1930's setting, well since she's retired make it 1940's. Ummm, she could also be a madam. You could stick her in New Orleans around the same time period, maybe earlier. Just some random input.

02-19-2003, 12:16 AM
awesome work! she reminds me of an old owl, Or an old eagle. Very bird-like. Love the sylized look!


02-19-2003, 12:38 AM
I think that it is brillant, but I imagine ur already aware of that. I was wondering if you designed this character as well and if so if you might post that drawing. Other than that I would love to get any tips on how you went around making the skin.

Well done

02-19-2003, 01:49 AM
wow.... It's so unique! Amazing stuff! so expressive...

02-19-2003, 01:52 AM
Very cool...I like it very much!

Beautiful work in Cinema 4D! Way to go!!

:beer: :beer:

02-19-2003, 02:14 AM
nice work....reminds me of that parrot fish i had a while back.
but the cool thing is it has that old masters painting feel...
not very in as far as what most people dig out here on the forum...like tech stuff or cars or space ships and what not.
defintly cool looking.......

(gotta get back to painting and forget this mouse and menu stuff)

02-19-2003, 02:19 AM
Originally posted by pupii

My english <= 0
sorry dude...I see this all the time on this forum.
but as long as you are trying you dont have to be sorry anyways...and the non any thing else speaking people are concerned ...its just too bad for all of us who dont know it...:lightbulb

02-19-2003, 03:08 AM
great work, it looks like my grandma :p


02-19-2003, 03:52 AM
that is pimped out!!!!:bounce: :bounce:

02-19-2003, 05:29 AM
very nice art man! i think it's perfect...how she looked at the camera like that...that look on her face. it's amazing.:drool:

her character is so vivid.
you should post some wires though.

how did you do the textures? did you paint them or are they procedurals?

very good! keep it coming

02-19-2003, 05:43 AM
wow, hot. :)
it's got a sort of gothic burlesque/vaudeville-style. and i can't say that i wouldn't love to see some more of this one.
i wonder though, if Remi is right... i think he is. some hair coming out from under that hat of hers would probably give it more realism, and it looks as though your a bit after the "charicature"/real character-look.

take care, and show us more :)


That Adrian Guy
02-19-2003, 07:19 AM
clearly you used a bump map... did you also use a displacement map? Some of those wrinkles really trench!

I told the other members in the C4D forum that I wanted to be like you, he he he.

02-19-2003, 08:25 AM
Sweet:thumbsup: :thumbsup: :thumbsup: :thumbsup:

02-19-2003, 08:43 AM
bravo !!!

:bounce: :bounce: :bounce:

02-19-2003, 09:47 AM

u rock!


02-19-2003, 09:50 AM
Very nice, i like the style.

02-19-2003, 10:16 AM
dobermunk, i love the way you have your tutorials setup on your site :wavey:

02-19-2003, 10:30 AM
its great.......iŽd like to see your next charater.....

02-19-2003, 11:50 AM
I love it dude!

Soooo much character!!!!!!

I love the darker picture as well!!!

Keep up the great work!:applause:

02-19-2003, 12:49 PM
I love everything about this image, and when I saw the full res one I loved it even more :) you always had a thing with textures that really shouts out at you. I especially loved the rhino texture you did and emailed you on that actually :).

All in all amazing, and she kinda reminds me of Cruella deville :D I'll link your gallery pic in your first post so peeps won't have to click on a low res link :)

You have received the CGtalk choice award .Please feel free to display this image anywhere you like! Keep it up!.

upon receiving this award, it guarantees you a spot in the cgtalk gallery hall of fame (http://gallery.cgtalk.com) - which you are now placed


P.S. Please email me @ tito@cgnetworks.com for the award .psd file


02-19-2003, 12:53 PM
Actually can you email me the high res version? Renderosity seems to be down. tito@cgnetworks.com


02-19-2003, 01:26 PM
Amazing model and scary looking woman......... yeeiiiissshhh!

02-19-2003, 04:00 PM
Sorry for the delay, but I always have to ask a collegue to help me with English.
First of all, thanks for the award. Also, thanks for all the comments. Here are a few more answers:
I usually work with classical Box modelling.

I also have thought about her having some hair, but since she has a serious look, it would have not fitted her.

As a reference, I use my own draws.

Her skin is handpainted by bodypaint, it is not procedural, and there is not displacement map on it.


02-19-2003, 05:07 PM
How did you do the feathers? Excellent work!

02-19-2003, 06:11 PM
very nice, it definitely shows emotion, i really like the texturing. however, on the second post with the brightness turned up a bit, it seems like the right side of her face gets a little washed out. maybe a little too bright, but it doesn't even matter when you can just look at the hires version.

02-19-2003, 09:37 PM
Excellent texturing man !
The facial expression is fabulous, very beautiful work :airguitar

02-19-2003, 11:15 PM
Nice, really nice it kind of reminds me of that lady from, oh my god my brain just froze!!!, got it Great Expectations the movie, Ms.Disnmoor. Love the feathers:applause:

02-19-2003, 11:22 PM
Me likes it...

It reminds me of the old women who go to my church; nice job.

02-20-2003, 09:24 AM
great work.. it reminds me with :emperors_new_groove

02-21-2003, 05:20 PM

i like it

03-06-2003, 11:25 AM
caravaghio meet the witch of the east :)

great expresion and over walming texturing

truely a breath taking

03-10-2003, 05:02 AM
:buttrock: :buttrock: :buttrock: :buttrock: :buttrock: :buttrock:

12-22-2003, 02:36 PM
She reminds me of 101 dalmatians,btw the overall look is amazingly alive. Even if (maybe) not completely original your work has prooved another time what awesome artist you are, pupii.
And that you deserves every single cents you get on work (if you are already working......as I hope....).

12-28-2003, 05:15 PM

12-30-2003, 09:29 AM

06-25-2005, 04:29 AM
hey, here's another one, i love your work, very inspiring, i hope some day i could make works like this, hehe, which i think be far from now, hehe:)

01-06-2006, 12:50 PM
ppfffff, nothing to say ....
So, i will work ...

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