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Painting Tutorial - 2D/3D Integration

Feb 16, 2012, 10:42
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Painting Tutorial - 2D/3D Integration
In this tutorial I go over how I integrate 3D elements into a 2D concept/illustration.

Video Tutorial
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5N4-wnsvrXA

Overview
1. Create a sketch of the design.
2. Create a simple model of the design, using the sketch as reference.
3. Use the render of the model as a multiply layer and paint in your design on a layer below, this ensures the lighting and form is maintained and lets you focus on the design. It also does all the perspective work for you.

Initial sketch in Gimp.
[Image: 20120216paintingtutoria.jpg]

Simple model with the most important areas blocked in.
[Image: 20120216paintingtutoria.jpg]

Render (basic, just lighting) of the model imported into Gimp and set to multiply.
[Image: 20120216paintingtutoria.jpg]

Paint layer below, this is where the text, plates, designs, windows or anything else goes that wasn't modeled in the second step goes.
[Image: 20120216paintingtutoria.jpg]

This step shows the finished design
[Image: 20120216paintingtutoria.jpg]
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