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Old 03-07-2006, 08:43 AM   #1
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Hi all !!!

I spend my week end away from my computer and I'm very happy to see so much people who participate to this contest.

Combomaker choose for me "ill camera".

I hope to find a concept today.

Good luck everyone
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Old 04-07-2006, 09:26 AM   #2
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Well, I make a really REALLY quick concept. It's a photo-montage ( I think you call it the same way than in french because I heard it in a White Stripes song)
So, the scene take place in an hospital room where we can see a camera in a very bad condition and a nice nurse (:p ) who is there to give him a new battery. I put the picture concept but I think I'll do it a very different way, it's just to give you what I have in my mind.
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P.S : I used "The Gimp", first time, because Photoshop slow down this comp. I don't know why 'cause Maya runs well. This is why this pic is so crappy.
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Old 04-07-2006, 10:16 AM   #3
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hehe, I like your idea lots kiveun
you can do some inorganic and organic modelling all in one
how about a thermometer popping out of the camera lens?
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Thanks for the suggestion t1ck135. Maybe I will put a thermometer in the lens. It's a good idea.
Yep, inorganic and organic challenge I like it. It's a big one but the first goal of this contest is to learn.

Today, I start the front of the camera. Still in progress ...

P.S : I don't know if I can tell the digital camera model I try to reproduce
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ha ha - great idea Kiveun - I love that concept sketch - this should be a fun project.
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I didn't have much time today.
I just make some furnitures for the hospital room.
Here is the reference I take :
Hospital room
Here is the first result ...
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I like it nice render too, what do you do to get it looking like that kiveun?
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I'm really bad in rendering things. So I try Maxwell Render. The only thing you have to tell is how long the render will take ... and put the sun in the right direction. But I think with Global Illumination in Mental ray you can get the same result. The bad thing is that Maxwell take a lot of time to render a single picture. This one took 30 minutes and I use another software to put off the noise. Maxwell render have grainy result if you don't let it enough time.

But for the final pic, I will try to use Maya to learn how to render nice indoor shot.

P.S : "global illumination mental ray" and you will find nice tutorials on google. I'll take a look later on them.
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Hi all !
This is how far I am with the room ...
Hope you like it
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Nice set up! Almost looks like a hotel room as opposed to a hospital room or something, haha
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Thank you Mike !

I think the hospital bed will make the difference.

My reference is from a new university hospital in Birmingham, Alabama.

The New University Hospital

and here the pic I use :
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