Concept painting basics


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Concept painting basics

We're about to embark on this five part tutorial, where we'll create a matte painting over the plate we just prepared. But first, we're faced with the dilemma every artist encounters. What are we going to paint? You need a basic concept for your castle before you start work on your matte painting. Different artists have different approaches on how to get their ideas down. So let me share mine with you. I like to do a number of different ideas before I start a project, spending anywhere from 30 minutes to an hour on each one. Here are a few examples of what I did before I started this video series. Don't worry, I'll slow way down after this and walk you through it step by step. But the important thing is don't settle for your first idea. Try out a few before you start work on your final. These sketches here took anywhere from 30 minutes to an hour. If an idea is going well, I'll spend a little bit more time on it. If it looks like a dog, I'll cut my loses and start on ...

Concept painting basics
Video duration: 2m 29s 1h 40m Beginner

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Concept painting basics provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by David Mattingly as part of the Digital Matte Painting Essentials 1: Concept

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3D + Animation Design
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Photoshop
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