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Room With A View
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Published: August 19, 2013
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This one earned a special place in my heart. I wanted to try myself on something new. Well, not entirely new… but at least something different. I was always a fan of these clean and nice looking architectural visualization artworks. These artworks always have a certain look and especially a great lighting going on. I also wanted to have a picture that earned some merits before it even got officially published on my site or art communities. So I submitted it as an entry for Volume 11 of the Ballistic Publishing Expose artbook series. I expected other submissions to make it into the book but not really this one. Especially since it’s my first serious try in doing something like it. Dear lord… a lot of work and revisions went into this picture before I was somewhat happy with it.

I started to play with vector import in Vue quite some time ago. Soon after creating ‘Halcyon Awaits’, (which used a lot of vector imported shapes) I thought that the technique would also wonderfully work to play around with some clean cut scifi architecture design. Yet again I had to go through quite learning curve to get the results I wanted. And all that by going the most efficient way possible. I did not model all of the contents in the scene. I used models from DAZ and Archive3D.net. A lot of the models needed additional texturing which ate a lot of time. The result however was completely worth it. The flat/room itself is created with vector shapes and Vue’s Texttool. It’s funny what interesting results it can give you. It’s really fun to play with.

In the end it turned out that the pic got selected for inclusion into Expose Vol. 11. That blew me away. Very unexpected and an amazing motivational boost. I did something right. And to make good things better… it even got selected for inclusion into the next d’artiste: Matte Painting 3 book as well. At that point I was flattened. And that’s why this particular pic is very special for me.

If there is a particular story for it? Well. Lets just say it’s a wonderful friday morning. A glorious weekend ahead. A good motivation to welcome the last workday of the week! Fresh clean morning air in the room and soft warm sunlight on the skin to welcome you to a new day.

6571×3000 – Vue – Photoshop

Ballistic Publishing's Exposé 11 - Review

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foureyes's avatar
:thumbsup:....:love: Beautiful Creative Artwork, Brilliant composition Chris  +fav !!!
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Stephen-Fisher's avatar
It looks like Coruscant city to me! :D
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SpearHawk's avatar
I would love to live in a space like this! Holy crap!
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DimmuBorgirmi's avatar
How much is the rent???
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tigaer|Professional Digital Artist

Not even I could afford it. :D

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DimmuBorgirmi's avatar
The room definitely screams Out. Of. Your. Price. Range.
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errid7's avatar
This is a beautiful piece right here.
(Let's hope the windows of the future have one way settings...)
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tigaer|Professional Digital Artist

They probably will. :D So much more freedom in your own home!

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errid7's avatar
Now I notice that she has the glass door open. (Or that's just futuristic lighting but it really looks like an open door.) Is that such a good idea for her to do with the lack of clothing?
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tigaer|Professional Digital Artist

She's a strong and independent woman and it's the future... she just doesn't care. And some warm sunbeams on your skin... who could resist? :D

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mercisq|Hobbyist Digital Artist
Cool
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bungala-wombat's avatar
An excellent view of a future city.
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MASCH-ART|Hobbyist Digital Artist
top picture and work,
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addski's avatar
What an amazing piece!

For me it could be a scene from one of Iain M Banks' 'Culture' novels.
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MTJpub's avatar
Superb work!
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AlessandraImperio|Professional Digital Artist
The lights are fantastic!!
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tigaer|Professional Digital Artist
I worked my ass off to get the lighting for this scene right. Glad it worked out in the end. :) Thank you. :)
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Hyudn's avatar
Wow, really nice. So warm <3
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hardermob's avatar
I can feel the temperature, the cool air, the sun, hear the sounds outside... this painting is alive!
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acezero72's avatar
I just spent the last hour and a half looking for this picture. I had seen it twice in last two years and each time I have fallen in love with it.
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Yergas's avatar
So lovely! U should try this:
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If u enter the game you certainly not regret it. Just enter this world :3
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georgeart2's avatar
Beautiful and mesmerizing with a hint of sexuality, love it!
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13en-works's avatar
AMAZING!!!
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