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Old 12 December 2001   #1
Sci-fi alien world

Just displaying an old favourite picture of mine. This is still a WIP. Wanted some inspiration back to turn it into a great image. One of my ideas is to feature two spaceships battling in the air and one ship blown down. What do you say?

< http://liquid2k.com/jeev/images/Terra/msl.jpg>

The website is down sometimes.

Last edited by j e e v : 12 December 2001 at 11:41 PM.
 
Old 12 December 2001   #2
"This page, file, or picture was hi-jacked, or you just can't type.
Either way it's not here!"

sorry bud :(
 
Old 12 December 2001   #3
Try to copy and past this one : http://liquid2k.com/jeev/images/terra/msl.jpg



That looks pretty nice... Great sand/rock texture...
 
Old 12 December 2001   #4
i like it a lot!!!
great colors, great mood!!
 
Old 12 December 2001   #5
Wow... Look almost real!
Now you send this pic to some ufo observer and you said you have been kidnapped to take photo
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Old 12 December 2001   #6
I would break up the texture a little. add a bit more variety to the stones

It still shouts : PROCEDURAL TEXTURE out loud.

nice start though
 
Old 12 December 2001   #7
hmm.. it looks very much like Terragen..

another mars scenario
http://www.planetside.co.uk/terragen/images/mars3.jpg

Last edited by jonaz.dk : 12 December 2001 at 04:17 PM.
 
Old 12 December 2001   #8
the second one u posted looks more natural and realistic. good work 8)
 
Old 12 December 2001   #9
ahm.. if you are refering to my post.. then.. it's not my work..
it's another generated terrain, taken from the Terragen website.
(sorry if I have misunderstood any irony in your post)

http://www.planetside.co.uk/terragen/

not that is anything wrong with terrain generators.. simply stating a fact. and this one is even free and able to create nice results...
 
Old 12 December 2001   #10
the colors are interesting.

i think the texture near the camera is very sharpen and
has a exagerated bump.

and that big conical shadow in middle of picture is too
opaque and is breaking the scene .
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Old 12 December 2001   #11
Wink

good color &Terragen



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Last edited by goodlag : 12 December 2001 at 12:17 AM.
 
Old 12 December 2001   #12
Thank you all for rejuvenating my inspiration back. This is going to look great for sure.

Kadde, you are right, i should 'increase' the shadow lightness and modify the bump mapping near the camera.

loganarts, thanks for understanding my intention to create a specific mood in the art work. Do check out my other art works at

http://liquid2k.com/jeev
 
Old 12 December 2001   #13
Made some improvements as suggested:
  • lightened the shadows a bit and changed the sun light orientation so that it would minimize the 'cutting' of the scene into half.
  • Decreased the bump strength and the lightness of the surface near the camera.
 
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