Thomas Mansencal | Kel Solaar < Showcase < 298w

by bob on November 18, 2010

in Showcase

Another example of the usage of my Dutch Skies 360°: this time some amazing work by Thomas Mansencal aka Kel Solaar! Thomas is a very friendly creative guy who does next to the 3D / mattepainting etc work also some cool programming programs for the sIBL platform at HDRLabs. One of the (free) apps is sIBL GUI. That app is a standalone application for For 3ds Max, Maya, XSI…..

Check out Naruto Tribute – Tendo – The Six Paths Of Pain – ペイン六道 Pein Rikudō CGFeedback forum thread. Be sure to check the links below they contain a wealth of tricks & tips in the breakdown.

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ps you can contact Thomas Mansencal at kelsolaar_fool {aaaaaaaat} hotmail {doooooot ] com

Please note that all the material is copyrighted © 2010 Thomas Mansencal aka Kel Solaar

Some notes:

Background skies

* the background skies in all images (except Tendo) feature my Dutch Skies 360°.

lighting

* for lighting Tendo is lit with the Backyard Ibl Set and 2 Area Lights (the Backyard sIBL set can be found & downloaded here )
* Shinra_Tensei is using only DS360_005 from theDutch Skies 360° Volume 1 DVD.
* Chibaku_Tensei is using only DS360_064c from the Dutch Skies 360° Volume 3 DVD

Below you can see some renders (clicking on the image pop ups a larger version). WOW!

Tendo