|08-18-2004, 05:00 PM||#1|
Rising Sun Pictures
Join Date: Dec 2001
Smoking Robot, Axel Akesson (3D)
Title: Smoking Robot
Name: Axel Akesson
Software: Softimage|xsi 4.0
After a lot of work... it's finally complete.
I hope I've improved a bit since my last robot.
Done in XSI 4.0
- Standard lights used.
- A few reflection passes used to get nice reflections (no HDRI).
- Rendered in 2K, 16 bit and composited using the FX Tree and final touches in Photoshop CS.
- Too many passes.
Reference image from the book "1000 robots, spaceships & other tin toys", Teruhisa Kitahara & Yukio Shimizu, published through Taschen.
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|08-19-2004, 02:29 PM||#8|
Join Date: Nov 2003
I once had a robot that did that back in the late 80's or early 90's, I forget. No cigarette, but smoke would come out of its mouth. I'd be surprised if they were allowed to make something like that today, though. A bunch of parents would probably file lawsuits claiming that it made their children want to smoke or something. Kinda makes me feel old.
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|08-19-2004, 10:35 PM||#11|
Los Angeles, USA
Join Date: Jan 2003
Overrall i like the image, i think the robot is a bit too shiny, when i look at him, i think tin, and tin is rarely ever that shiny, i'd dent him up a bit, or even if he's brand new, give him more of a metallic sheen, he looks plastic in areas right now, i like the concept and the model though, looks very cool. As for Slag, if you have valid criticism, i think any of us would be happy to field it or respond, but just making a simple stupid comment is rude and pointless.
"If you know the enemy and know yourself you need not fear the results of a hundred battles." - Sun Tzu
|08-20-2004, 03:05 PM||#13|
Cycom Cheah Yew Chung
MDEC / Al Jazeera Children's Channel
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Very realistic! Excellent modeling and texturing!
|01-19-2006, 01:00 AM||#14|
Join Date: Sep 2003
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