All finalists were amazing and Butterflies as winner is a great choice, but I am missing the guy with the aquarium idea among the winners, or at least as a honorable mention.. it was such an elegant interpretation of the buildings essence, an ingredient i personally find is somewhat missing among the images above.
Both Stefan's and Dimitar's images shows that cg images could, and should have emotions. Congrats to all!
.....wow.............I really really did not see this coming! I just sat here sick at home and spilled my whole tea over my laptop..:-)
Really fantastic Pictures and I was sure, that Bertrand or Jamie would win this thing! I really dont know what to say right now.....Thank you Ronen, Adam, Peter, Lasse, Dave, Designconnected and Next Limit of course for this great challenge ....... I think I have to make me another tea now;-)
Absolutely beautiful photographs,not renders!!. Congratulations to all the participants but especially tothe winners for these masterpieces!!. It is joy to explore all thedetails.Another Ronen's challenge moved the boundaries (again) and ifthis one brought us so emotional viz work from the industry, what wouldbe the end?!.Amazing!!
Hats down to the winners!
Congrats to all the participants
huge amount of effort and inspiration...
Congrats to all the winners..
great images and colours
maxwell render rocks..like ronen and his challenges!!!
OH MY...all of these are just beautiful and excellently done. Try as i may, i really cant pick a winner. The butterflies are just on point....and the little girl too. Jamie's cars are so reeeaaalll....my friend with me had to ask and re-ask if it was done in 3d. BB's details are .....well.....i dont know what to say other than im not suprised anymore. He should start lecturing.
Amazing ... WOOT WOOOT >. .
I did really like the Butterfly concept it was just superb . and the renders where super clean :) :) Congrats Stefan :) Congo Bertrand & Jamie you guy were amazing too . I really wish though Jamie could get it but Stefan deserved it too :)
@BBB3 Sure thing... Same for me. The friends at SOA are sending their best to you too ;) Congrats from Venice.
@jpe ME TOO. The thing is the best images for that concept were left out of the running. Like Adam mentioned in this article - the pick of what to submit as final is also an important stage to dedicate time to think about.
@stebehan Just another Tea? how is the laptop doing? ;)
Congrats Stefan... So, are you a Canon or Nikon person?
@Lonelymonk Yep, it sure wasn't easy. The first place was pretty clear... it is 2nd and 3rd that played tricks on us ;)