hello! wow, its been a while since my last submission, huh!? but anyways, heres a "little" something to show that i'm still alive! Day And Night, i kinda like the name and it seems to suit it quite well, don't you think? but besides the name, i'm just loving the whole image! a lot and i mean a lot of work was put into this one! incluse time!
enjoy the image guys! and remember that comments and critiques are always welcome! and favs are always appreciated!
also, theres more on this one coming soon! something that should make you guys feel really happy!
time: ........................16-20 hours of actual work spread across a whole month. programs: ................ photoshop cs5, cosmic pack 3 actions and textures, knoll light factory aprox. # of layers: .... 150!
new techniques/ methods used:
-knoll light factory for the suns. -mixing nebulas. -glow to the night sides for lighting. -effects and adjustments layers to help everything blend in.
A new closeup with two additional color sets, that are coming around next monday [link] Used this great stock for the asteroids and an old render of a planet (which I've made a long time ago) for this.
Happy holidays... and Christmas... and a great new Year!