The first of the HOVER Challenge making-of articles is here! Done by the Grand Prize Winner, Benjamin will describe the process of creating his ‘Lake House’ scene. I hope you’ll enjoy this article, learn from it and share your thoughts by commenting at the bottom of this article’s page.
I first learned about State of Art Studio after their Maison Hermès, RPBW post on the forums and the following Making of Maison Hermes tutorial. They have a very unique & vivid style I like very much and a work process shifted strongly towards doing things in post. Their latest entires on the forums showcase this aspect in all it’s glory! You have to check this out if you haven’t yet.
ASGVIS 3D Artist and Trainer, Fernando Rentas, created the Vermont Verde Antique material in V-Ray for SketchUP Using basic material creation techniques as explained in the featured video tutorial Creating Vermont Verde Antique. Fernando was able to match the rich green color and unique light green and white veins by looking at a small sample of the marble. Check out the video below, it is very informative and the result is remarkably good.
…this image was created for the contest ‘Lightrender on Tour’ and won the second prize. I used 3ds max with VRay rendering engine. This project is based on the work of Spanish architect D. Joaquín Torres A Study of Architecture A-zero.
Jesús Oscar Salmerón López