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Old 08-28-2013, 12:49 AM   #1
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Render Vs. Photo Apollo Architecture, Jonathan Beals (3D)



Title: Render Vs. Photo Apollo Architecture
Name: Jonathan Beals
Country: USA
Software: 3ds max, After Effects, Maya, mental ray

I've always wanted to try matching an architectural interior, so I finally gave it a go. After a few months of working in my spare time, I finally came up with this! I also wanted to learn iRay and test it's interior rendering ability. Unfortunately, I had to stop the render after 24 hours on a gtx 580 and clean up a lot of fireflies. Hope you like!

Rendered in Iray, graded in After Effects and Photoshop.
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Old 08-29-2013, 12:25 PM   #2
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Really great work, I couldn't tell which is which, but I'm guessing the one on the right is CG, it looks a bit cleaner.
And such a funny coincidence, I thought you posted twice and did a double take going back to see the other one
 
Old 08-29-2013, 09:03 PM   #3
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Hahaha, yea really crazy coincidence. You are right, the one on the right is the cg one.
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Old 08-31-2013, 02:11 PM   #4
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This is crazy!!! Crazy Good!!!
 
Old 09-01-2013, 02:22 PM   #5
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you did a really superb job on matching these images up. A few grunge maps on your timber surfaces and they would be practically identical. Nice work.
 
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Thanks everybody! At the request of some, I have added some imperfections. In the below render, I added some grain, chromatic abberation, lens distortion, and dof. Hope this makes it look even better!
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Wow! Great work on this. If this was given as a test, I think I too would guess that the one on the right was the CG one. It looks a little blurrier, and you've maybe got some excess bounced light under the table. But you've done a fantastic job of matching the photograph.
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Superb work, nothing more than can be said, except its pretty damn perfectly 'imperfect'.

Stellar Stuff my friend.
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Thanks for all of the kind words and crits, these both are great to hear to help improve my craft.
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Old 09-16-2013, 09:11 PM   #10
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wow, really "real". I'm also planning on doing an interior based on a photo but my skills need more practice... hope to reach this technical level soon. Just two questions: I see you've used Maya for this project when or where do you use it? for texturing? and what building is it? just curious. Thanks for sharing.
 
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This is incredible, they are so close to being exactly identical! Brilliant work
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Old 09-19-2013, 04:50 PM   #12
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wow, really "real". I'm also planning on doing an interior based on a photo but my skills need more practice... hope to reach this technical level soon. Just two questions: I see you've used Maya for this project when or where do you use it? for texturing? and what building is it? just curious. Thanks for sharing.


Hey thanks for such a great compliment! I used maya for modeling, and getting texture placement correct-mainly because I am much more proficient in maya. The building is called Foo House, you can find the series here:

http://www.kurosakisatoshi.com/engl.../foo/index.html
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Old 09-19-2013, 08:22 PM   #13
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Hey thanks for such a great compliment! I used maya for modeling, and getting texture placement correct-mainly because I am much more proficient in maya. The building is called Foo House, you can find the series here:

http://www.kurosakisatoshi.com/engl.../foo/index.html


Thank you sir for your reply. I thought you used maya for texturing... I hear that some 3Dartist sometimes use it for texturing... don´t know why, it seems to be more intuitive? Again thanks for sharing this great and inspiring work.
 
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man me and my friend kept on debating which one is real and which is rendered ever since i saw this :o
this is incredible
 
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