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  01 January 2014
Ouuu !! This is a big gold mine ! Thanks David
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  01 January 2014
Hehe no problem Ashish, feel free to post more resources here to contribute everyone!
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  01 January 2014
Vyonyx has an assortment of cutout trees and people... I think they may be the curators of Gobotree too.

Joel

http://vyonyx.com/cutouts/
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  01 January 2014
... a few more (sorry if these are duplicates, I haven't compared all of these to the Tomb of Knowledge). -Joel

Good Color resources:

https://kuler.adobe.com/create/color-wheel/

http://www.colorcharts.org/

More people and entourage:

http://www.the3dstudio.com/product_...ffiliate=346679

http://www.epictor.com/

http://www.texturekit.com/

http://www.texturefly.com/

http://easy3dsource.com/
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  01 January 2014
These are great Joel, thanks! I will add them to the collective.

Originally Posted by joelgray: ... a few more (sorry if these are duplicates, I haven't compared all of these to the Tomb of Knowledge). -Joel

Good Color resources:

https://kuler.adobe.com/create/color-wheel/

http://www.colorcharts.org/

More people and entourage:

http://www.the3dstudio.com/product_...ffiliate=346679

http://www.epictor.com/

http://www.texturekit.com/

http://www.texturefly.com/

http://easy3dsource.com/
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  06 June 2014
Michael Pangrazio

Sorry for spamming but Michael Pangrazio received a nomination: http://www.thecgawards.com/vote/3d-...chael-pangrazio here and as Matte Painters we should all support him, I think
 
  06 June 2014
That's awesome, great find Seema! I just voted for him The best out of those (imho) :P
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  06 June 2014
Digital Brushes

Pretty cool collection of Brushes here! http://digitalbrushes.tumblr.com/
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  06 June 2014
Originally Posted by Ackdoh: Pretty cool collection of Brushes here! http://digitalbrushes.tumblr.com/


Holly ___! Where do you even begin with a find like that?! Thanks for sharing, David.

Joel
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  07 July 2014
Question About resolutions & sizes

Hi all,

I'm new to this DMP thingy and am starting to get used to the 'huge working size' as opposed to the 'hobby-working-size'(small) for mere web-viewing images! ^^"

There are however some parts I need some understanding to and hope someone could clarify it for me ^^"

Regarding setting up a working file in Photoshop:
a)With an image at full HD 1920x1080p size; should the resolution be 300dpi?
b)At double resolution of final output, which is 3840x2160; does this mean that the final output would be 600dpi?

Are there any more settings to be tweaked/look out for in PS? e.g. presets, colour profiles and pixel aspect ratio when we create a new file.

(I'm only working with Photoshop CS3.) ^^"
Please advise!!

Thank you!!
 
  07 July 2014
Hey Koosha

as you do on your hobby working size, keep doing 72dpi resolution. It's ok for video and screen.
more than that only if you have printing purposes.

cheers
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  07 July 2014
As Norberto mentioned, DPI is a printing function and does not affect your total or actual pixel dimensions for on-screen viewing and editing.

As a general rule, I'd say most matte painters start their paintings at 4K resolution and then scale down to match HD resolution (assuming that's your final output). So for example, I would start a matte painting at 4000x2250 pixels, then scale down the painting to 1920x1080 pixels for the final output (the dpi can be set at just about any value as it doesn't apply unless you want to print your image).

Joel
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  07 July 2014
Thanks!

Many thanks to David, Milan and every one else involved in creating this treasure trove!
 
  07 July 2014
Originally Posted by VFXDave: Many thanks to David, Milan and every one else involved in creating this treasure trove!


All <3 for you guys...great answering of Koosha's question guys!
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  07 July 2014
Originally Posted by norbertoidiart: Hey Koosha

as you do on your hobby working size, keep doing 72dpi resolution. It's ok for video and screen.
more than that only if you have printing purposes.

cheers


Originally Posted by joelgray: As Norberto mentioned, DPI is a printing function and does not affect your total or actual pixel dimensions for on-screen viewing and editing.

As a general rule, I'd say most matte painters start their paintings at 4K resolution and then scale down to match HD resolution (assuming that's your final output). So for example, I would start a matte painting at 4000x2250 pixels, then scale down the painting to 1920x1080 pixels for the final output (the dpi can be set at just about any value as it doesn't apply unless you want to print your image).

Joel



Hi guys,
Thanks for the advices + clearing up! ^^
 
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