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  09 September 2013
The Himalayas

Hi all,

Here is my WIP for the latest CG Universe matte painting challenge.
Let me know what you think!

Updated as of 09-08-2013:

Last edited by duckiez19 : 09 September 2013 at 06:31 AM.
  09 September 2013
CG Universe

Hi Stephanie
You show great understanding of manipulating photos quickly in order to achieve a first result

To take this to a mattepainting level the shadows, colors and balance has to match closer though. Analyze your light source again and have another go. Maybe make some adjustment layers on top and paint shadows via the layer masks. Then create a new layer on top with the blend mode switched to color and unify the painting more

Once you're happy with all that, try to create some visual interest with a stronger depth of field instead of the infinity focus

Good job so far. Looking forward to your update

  09 September 2013
Here is my final version. The updated breakdown is linked on my original post.

It was a fun painting and I'm really happy how it turned out.

Thanks for viewing and any comments are welcome!

  09 September 2013

Congratulations on your new job, Stephanie.
I'm making a movie!!
  09 September 2013
Thank you!!!
  09 September 2013
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