IMPORTANT EDIT: THIS IS AN OLD CHALLENGE.
Please enjoy reading through this thread as an archive, but it is closed to new posts. You can still download the old models and also post your entry in order to ask for feedback here
Challenge #21 features a set used in a short film by David Tousek. The challenge is to light and render the scene to express AT LEAST ONE of the following feelings with the scene:
[/li][li]afraid of the dark
[/li][/ul]It’s OK to do more than one (or even all) of these approaches. If Monet can spend a few years painting haystacks, you can spend a few weeks lighting this room to express different times and moods.
The deadline was December 31, 2009. A gallery of entries is on display here:
Even though this challenge is over, you can still download the 3D scene from this address, for your own personal use in lighting. This scene was modeled by David Vacek. Please credit him for the modeling if you post your renderings on your webpage or include a scene on your showreel.