I’ve been at this for about a month now, and much like when started with Photoshop, the interface is incredibly daunting. Continue reading
I’ve been watching a lot of Sci-Fi lately (the designs on Automata were awesome), and with…recent events, I can’t help but think about a robot police force. Think about, not hope for – at least not in my lifetime. I’ll try to avoid getting into too much detail about the possibilities of hacking, the importance of retaining humanity, and militarization of…nevermind. Here’s the ideas I had as I was drawing… Continue reading
Symmetry without the undo button – exciting way to start the day. I was shooting more for a profile view, but it ended up almost 3/4 , so I had to make a few adjustments. Think I’ll spend next week just focusing on basic anatomy, so I can nail these designs down without having to waste time worrying about getting proportions right.
Initially the cloth on the left side of the face was supposed be a stealth-type feature, but it ended blending in with the rest of the design, and almost looking like the pilot was melting. Gross. Since this was a full out drawing, I focused entirely on details, something I’ve been avoiding all month. Continue reading
You’d think after this many years in Seattle I’d be used to the rain. Somehow it always throws my art into a funk, but now I feel like I’m just making excuses…so we’ll just move along. This was supposed to be a 10-minute trial of value/linework over a 3D head, but I nailed the “Cylon” look (curse you, subconscious influence!) around the 8-minute mark and decided to throw a Destiny spin on it. Really want to pursue this, but also want to incorporate turnarounds into these as well.