In this illustration with a Fire-Bellied Toad I intended to imply a semi-realistic but fairytale-like atmosphere. With the help of Corel Painthop Pro I controlled all parts of the drawing, the composition, the color concept and a number of light sources.
"On the Trail"
Made with Autodesk Sketchbook, Corel Paintshop Pro
Canvas effect: Ingres-Paper
Original size: 6000 x 4000 pixels
I think, that the use of traditional paper textures gives a very charming visual appearance. For this painting "Ingres-Paper" serves as digital canvas.
Unreal Engine is exceptionally innovative... What we can expect to face then? In any case exciting cinematic experiences! The following video clip shows how virtual production is changing the creative landscape for film, broadcast, and VFX studios.
Adjusting lights and shadows for a planned draft of an abbey scene. I'm working with Corel Paintshop Pro here, but apart from that (and Photoshop) there is a big competitor for the task of preparing light effects: Affinity Photo. See this screenshot:
From now, there will be published personal notes as well as documentary materials and tutorials related to my artistic projects. Furthermore, I would like to share my knowledge and experience with you with regard to workflow concepts and interesting software. Feel free to ask me anything!