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Super Detailed 3D Character Design - Iron Man Armor Mark XLIV

Super Detailed 3D Character Design - Iron Man Armor Mark XLIV

It never ceases to amaze me the level of quality that 3D artworks have gotten. Dan N shared this incredible character design project that took him a few months to complete. It is titled "Hulkbuster" and it's the Iron Man Armor: Mark XLIV. It's hard to imagine that we all have access to tools to achieve this level of work and even more mind-blowing to think that you can simply just purchase the model to render it on your machine. If nowadays we can do this, imagine what 10 years from now will look like. Better know as the "Hulkbuster" was a project I started a few months ago. My goals of this project was to see how far I could push shading inside of Redshift, without using any 3rd party applications such as Substance, Mari. ect. Also seeing how much detail I could include without doing any UVs and rely solely on Redshift's Triplanar, Curvature, AO, Color Layer, Blend material, ect. to build detailed enough shaders all inside of Cinema 4D. 3D Character Design Graph for one of the materials, includes procedural grime, dust, and dirt layered in the crevices based off curvature and AO maps.   A little breakdown of the procedural setup for the change in reflection color. Also got some requests to share the setup so I made a simplified version of it to download.  

Awesome Digital Art and 3D work by Pete Norris

Awesome Digital Art and 3D work by Pete Norris

After gaining a BA in Automotive design from Coventry University Pete Norris went on producing work for clients including Free Radical Design, Nissan, AKQA, Fiat, Shell, Sony PlayStation, Microsoft and the Creative Assembly. In the spare time he creates vehicles, characters, Graffiti, fine art, product design and various other amazing things. For this post we want to highlight some of his incredible automotive design projects alongside with other 3D work. Check it out. Digital Art and 3D work

Eerie Illustration and 3D work by Carlos Neda

Eerie Illustration and 3D work by Carlos Neda

Carlos Neda shared a beautiful post on his Behance profile featuring some super cool illustratins. They were created in Autodesk Maya, Luxology Modo, Pixologic Zbrush and Marvelous Designer. All of them have this super eerie feel with colorful light effects. The project is shared Nothing Matters and as the name suggest, it does look like nothing matters for me after seeing that and realizing that I lack at a lot of skills :) The contemplation of your fears points with an intense light directly towards you your environment is empty, what are your reflections at the end of the day? accept that you still fail or accept you're already part of the same fears and emptiness? Illustration  

Digital Art & Illustration: NEOMANCER by Kirill Maksimchuk

Digital Art & Illustration: NEOMANCER by Kirill Maksimchuk

Let's share the vibrant 3D work of digital artist Kirill Maksimchuk. Based in Kaliningrad, Russian Federation, we are taking a look at his latest piece entitled: NEOMANCER. It's a cool concept and experimentation about an overdose of exposure from a character's emotions which is a female in this case. You can quite definitely the different approaches that Kirill took. It's impressive work! You should definitely check out his Behance for more of his 3D projects. Concept of the seamless future. Cyber life and real death. Female body and overwhelming emotions. More Links Learn more about Kirill Maksimchuk via Behance Photo Gallery  

3D Type Collection 1 (2017) by ILOVEDUST

3D Type Collection 1 (2017) by ILOVEDUST

It's almost the end of 2017, many of us including myself will be working at putting together our favourite and best work of the year to showcase. It's a cool practice since you are closing and re-arranging your files before the holidays. Also doing some cleaning for the upcoming new year and start fresh. We are taking a look at this year's collection by ILOVEDUST on their favourite 3D type projects from commercial, promotions and pitch-based. ILOVEDUST is a team of specialists working in design concepts, illustration, brand identity and experimental design. They have worked with Nike, Red Bull, Xbox, Coca-Cola, just to name a few. You can follow more of their work on Behance. More Links Learn more about ILOVEDUST at ilovedust.com Follow ILOVEDUST's work on Behance Architecture & Interior Design  

UI/UX: "Realistic" 3D Weather App

UI/UX: "Realistic" 3D Weather App

I guess weather apps are part of what we would qualify part of our daily routine, personally I related myself to Google Apps. But they are a numerous amount of applications out there that shares a "fun" factor to the mix. We are taking a look at the RealWeather app from Poland-based designer Michał Sambora. Adding a semi-realistic 3D renders to the minimal UI, this app concept definitely gives the prime to the 3D merging together with a dark UI all across. Michał Sambora is a mobile UI/UX designer based in Krakow, Poland. We have featured his motion work before on ABDZ. Make sure to follow his work and experiments on Dribbble. Fresh concept I had back in January for very simple and clean weather app with realistic 3D weather conditions.. Doesn't matter if there is plenty of such already, had to try to make those lovely clouds and animate them in Houdini and C4D + Octane myself :D Credits to Josef Bsharah (http://www.josefbsharah.net) for inspiration and helping making it happen! More Links Learn more about Michał Sambora via Dribbble Follow Michał's work on Behance UI/UX  

Digital Art & Illustration: Summer Diary Series

Digital Art & Illustration: Summer Diary Series

Summer might be over but it never is with Digital Art. That's the idea behind the concept with the mighty folks from Hunky-Dunky. Let's go through your beautiful summer memories through CGI and illustrative form, it's definitely a cool series! I love the fact that they expressed it like a journal with dates and funny quotes. Hit it! Hunky-Dunky is the creative studio of 3D Artist Yonito Tanu and the Art Director Jessica Chapiness. Based in Spain, you should follow their work on Behance for lots of digital art projects. Summer may be over, but its hot fun memories will stay forever. More Links Learn more about Hunky - dunky at hunky-dunky.com Follow Hunky - dunky on Behance Digital Art & Illustration  

Graphic & Industrial Design: 36days Electronics

Graphic & Industrial Design: 36days Electronics

We have seen many alphabet concepts from minimal, illustrative and more. The one when we are featuring today is such a creative take on our everyday electronics. Designed by Brazil-based graphic designer Vinicius Araújo, we get to explore a new alphabet with electronics like a Apple, Beats, Nintendo and a lot more. Check out the full project on Behance. Vinicius Araújo is a graphic designer based in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. We have featured the stunning work of Vinicius before on ABDZ through his wallpapers. Check out his Behance for more of his work. More Links Learn more about Vinicius Araújo via Behance Graphic & Industrial Design  

Abstract 3D Creations by Patrick Foley

Abstract 3D Creations by Patrick Foley

Nothing like a fresh 3D set to start the day. It's awesome that artists get to come up with so many cool creations, like these by Patrick Foley. These are some very cool abstract scenes, in which materials, textures and lighting are the main characters. As usual, these are only a handful of his works. For more of it, please visit his Instagram account! I hope you enjoy these as much as we did. Cheers! ;) Uma publicação compartilhada por Patrick Foley (@patrick_4d) em Set 25, 2017 às 9:41 PDT Uma publicação compartilhada por Patrick Foley (@patrick_4d) em Set 22, 2017 às 8:48 PDT Uma publicação compartilhada por Patrick Foley (@patrick_4d) em Set 16, 2017 às 3:05 PDT Uma publicação compartilhada por Patrick Foley (@patrick_4d) em Ago 27, 2017 às 3:17 PDT Uma publicação compartilhada por Patrick Foley (@patrick_4d) em Ago 15, 2017 às 9:18 PDT Uma publicação compartilhada por Patrick Foley (@patrick_4d) em Ago 11, 2017 às 12:33 PDT Uma publicação compartilhada por Patrick Foley (@patrick_4d) em Ago 10, 2017 às 12:48 PDT Uma publicação compartilhada por Patrick Foley (@patrick_4d) em Jul 18, 2017 às 7:58 PDT

Digital Art & Direction: Cannes Lions Imagination Day 2017

Digital Art & Direction: Cannes Lions Imagination Day 2017

It's that time of the year where our friends from Ars Thanea reveal the visuals for their Cannes Lions Imagination Day Conference. Each year, they will present something unique and certainly get our attention. This year is no surprises with the symbolic lion back again but this time in all fury. Please enjoy because it's awesome! Ars Thanea is CGI Studio based in Warsaw, Poland. This award-winning team has been producing some of the best projects we've ever seen on ABDZ, it's always great seeing what they are working on to constantly raising the bar. Ladies & Gentleman we proudly present you the brand-new Key Visual created for Cannes Lions Imagination Day Conference 2017! Some of you know for sure that we’re seasoned in creating glass or crystal lions, however this year’s creature is unique. We raised the bar and we brought to life the real, furry king of the jungle. And to be honest, we’re pretty f***ng proud of this cat! Project Gallery   Credits Client: SAR Stowarzyszenie Komunikacji Marketingowej Project Director: Anna Zimecka Project Manager: Paula Kielar Project Coordinator: Kornelia Mielczarek   Creative Production Studio: Ars Thanea Executive Creative Director: Peter Jaworowski Producers: Marta Król, Michał Zieliński Art Director: Marcin Kowalski Concept Artist: Michal Lisowski Digital Artists: Maciej Mizer, Marcin Kowalski 3D Lead Artist: Łukasz Skurczynski Modeling: Łukasz Skurczyński, Ernest Kośka, Kuba Włodarczyk, Michał Serafin Textures/Shading: Ernest Kośka, Maciej Łypik, Jakub Włodarczyk, Michał Serafin Fur: Maciej Łypik Rendering: Maciej Łypik More Links Learn more about Cannes Lions Imagination Day Conference at imaginationday.pl Learn more about Ars Thanea at arsthanea.com Follow Ars Thanea on Behance

Stunning 3D Work and Cinema 4D Tutorial by Cornelius Dämmrich

Stunning 3D Work and Cinema 4D Tutorial by Cornelius Dämmrich

I love everything 3D. Back in the early 2000s I spent a fair amount of time trying to learn 3ds Max, then Cinema 4d. It was a good time but I couldn't stand the rendering times, especially to find out that my composition was bad in all senses, modeling, lighting, texture. That is not the case of the stunning work created by Cornelius Dämmrich titled 6088AD. What can I say about it, it's just perfect. Amazing mood, style and illumination. The best part though, is that Cornelius was very kind to us and wrote tutorials on how to create scenes like that. There's so much information that I will probably try to get back to Cinema 4d. Some technical information: Built in Cinema 4D R18, Octane, Fusion 360, Marvelous Designer, Substance Designer and DAZ3D. The tutorial includes over 8 hours of timelapses, 1,5 hours video commentary, 3 step by step tutorials, a Soundtrack and a 3D Scene with all the assets and textures. 6088AD Cinema 4d Process 3D Stills 3D Stills of Details BUY IT HERE: https://gum.co/HRJED Also check out: Web: zomax.net Instagram: instagram.com/corneliusdammrich Artstation: artstation.com/zomtech Facebook: facebook.com/theartofcorneliusdaemmrich    

Industrial Design for Clippad Universal Gamepad

Industrial Design for Clippad Universal Gamepad

We have to say that Nintendo is always trying to innovate or at least be different. They saw the shift of how people play games, more and more on mobile devices, and created the Nintendo Switch. The biggest question for me is, will that be enough to stop the smartphone game revolution? One of the biggest issues with mobile games is the controllers. Touch screen is not as accurate or intuitive as physical controllers. For multiple button games it gets tricky because you never know exactly where your fingers are, causing the user to miss firing the right button. The solution could be games will evolve to touch screen controllers, requiring less buttons or the industry will create peripherals allowing mobile phones to have physical buttons. Clippad is an industrial design project that takes the second approach. It is a bluetooth controller that you connect to your smartphone and it gives you a directional and 4 buttons. It was created and shared by Giacomo Zangani on his Behance profile. Clippad is a bluetooth universal gamepad composed by two splittable controllers for clip every smartphone Giacomo Zangani is an industrial design student from Florence, Italy. For more information about this work and to check out his full portfolio visit https://www.behance.net/giacomozangani Industrial Design

Beautiful 3D Landscapes by Rob Wildenburg

Beautiful 3D Landscapes by Rob Wildenburg

It's time for more great computer graphics artworks here at Abduzeedo! Today we're featuring the beautiful work of Dutch artist Rob Wildenburg. He comes up with super detailed artworks that are filled with amazing landscapes. These are so perfect that one might think it's actually photograph. He's got a good eye for scenes and creates very natural landscapes. For more of his work, please visit his portfolio at ArtStation! Cheers. ;)

Digital Art and Distorted Perspectives by Aeforia

Digital Art and Distorted Perspectives by Aeforia

It's amazing how some styles and trends come and go. I remember in the 80s and early 90s when digital arts and CGI were at their infancy and one of the common themes were these surrealistic environments with 3D representations of people, most of the time with metallic or chrome look. It was all about that and then it evolved to something less futuristic, more graphical and dirtier. Probably heavily inspired by the movie titles of S7VEN, if you can remember that. Anyways, I have seen more and more people playing with 3D tools and creating images that bring back that nostalgia feeling I mentioned before. Aeforia, a digital artist I feature on this post illustrates that quite well with the digital art work below.  By focusing on different perceptions of the world that we live in... Aeforia is a digital artist, graphic designer and photographer based in Montreal, Canada. His work is inspired by nature surrounding him, space, geometry and distorted perspectives. "By focusing on different perceptions of the world that we live in, I hope that the viewer can be pulled in the surreal sceneries I create." - he mentions on his Behace page.  For more information make sure to check out http://www.aeforiadesign.com/ Digital art

Terrific 3D Artworks by Ricardo Rey

Terrific 3D Artworks by Ricardo Rey

It's awesome to see talented designers doing terrific artworks! Ricardo Rey, a Venezuelan designer, comes up with these super detailed 3d artworks. These are very well done and stylish! I love that he chooses to come up with abstract scenes. These are only a handful of his artworks. For many more 3d, computer graphics pieces, please visit his Instagram account! I hope you enjoy these! Cheers. ;) Uma publicação compartilhada por Ricardo Rey (@teteerck) em Ago 21, 2017 às 3:53 PDT Uma publicação compartilhada por Ricardo Rey (@teteerck) em Ago 19, 2017 às 2:14 PDT Uma publicação compartilhada por Ricardo Rey (@teteerck) em Ago 18, 2017 às 4:27 PDT Uma publicação compartilhada por Ricardo Rey (@teteerck) em Ago 16, 2017 às 4:52 PDT Uma publicação compartilhada por Ricardo Rey (@teteerck) em Ago 12, 2017 às 4:27 PDT Uma publicação compartilhada por Ricardo Rey (@teteerck) em Ago 6, 2017 às 4:28 PDT Uma publicação compartilhada por Ricardo Rey (@teteerck) em Jul 31, 2017 às 6:46 PDT Uma publicação compartilhada por Ricardo Rey (@teteerck) em Jul 29, 2017 às 4:33 PDT Uma publicação compartilhada por Ricardo Rey (@teteerck) em Jul 19, 2017 às 3:19 PDT

Fascinating 3D Animations by Guillaume Kurkdjian

Fascinating 3D Animations by Guillaume Kurkdjian

Guillaume Kurkdjian, a French designer, comes up with fascinating 3D animations. He's got a sweet style which gets you right on arrival and by the end you'll need more! These are the kind of animations that fit perfectly as decoration in a website, and I would love to have some of these in my next project! For more of Guillaume's work, please visit his Instagram account! He's got plenty more examples of his work there! I hope you enjoy these! Cheers. ;) Uma publicação compartilhada por Guillaume Kurkdjian (@guillaumekurkdjian) em Mai 15, 2017 às 4:52 PDT Uma publicação compartilhada por Guillaume Kurkdjian (@guillaumekurkdjian) em Abr 17, 2017 às 6:24 PDT Uma publicação compartilhada por Guillaume Kurkdjian (@guillaumekurkdjian) em Jun 19, 2017 às 2:58 PDT Uma publicação compartilhada por Guillaume Kurkdjian (@guillaumekurkdjian) em Jun 30, 2017 às 6:15 PDT Uma publicação compartilhada por Guillaume Kurkdjian (@guillaumekurkdjian) em Mar 30, 2017 às 6:01 PDT Uma publicação compartilhada por Guillaume Kurkdjian (@guillaumekurkdjian) em Mar 21, 2017 às 1:48 PDT Uma publicação compartilhada por Guillaume Kurkdjian (@guillaumekurkdjian) em Mar 17, 2017 às 6:15 PDT

Eerie Everyday Digital Art by Stuart Lippincott

Eerie Everyday Digital Art by Stuart Lippincott

We posted about Stuart Lippincott in the past but he keeps delivering some incredible images with his Everyday project. Stuart is creating a digital art every day in 2017 and he's been sharing monthly collections on his Behance profile. The images have a eerie mood bringing back some nostalgia feelings of the beginning of the digital era. People and futurist light sources or facing something mysterious ahead. The combination of people, 3D images and of course, glowing light is powerful. I'd just wanted to have all this images available as wallpapers for my phone and computer. Stuart Lippincott is a designer focused on motion graphics and animation . He is based in Bentonville, Arkansas and you should definitely follow him on Instagram at http://www.instagram.com/stuz0r  Digital art