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Digital painting tutorial spaceship take off on the beach, quick environmental concept scene.

How to draw and paint Robotech quick environmental illustration concept digital painting video demo. This step by step video show you from lay down the base color,
blocking in shape for painting to create under-painting then assigning value and color composition, and refining detail for the final concept painting. Demonstrating how to quickly create an efficient concept design from concept idea into visual. How to put rough idea onto the paper sketch.

Here is a final quick color sketch:

Here is step by step TUTORIAL images:

1) lay down the base color
2) blocking in shape for painting

2) blocking in shape further more to create focal aren of the image and arrange the composition.

3) assigning value and color composition. Adding micro detail.

4) Creating scale, depth of field using figure and refining the lighting and overall value.

Then from here you have the image that you can possibly take it as far as you can in term of pushing detail and realistic if you maintain the idea of the value, composition and color.

Here is a video tutorial: How to draw and paint Robotech Enviromental Concept Scene:

Drawing Software & Tools I used:-Adobe Photoshop CS2
-Wacom Intuos3 6X8 Pen Tablet
(or Bamboo (Small) Pen Tablet new from Wacom!) Economy for everyone.*You can just use pencil, paper, ink, screentone, pen, and gauche on this one. It's not that complex.

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Anonymous said…
Awesome, Keep up the good work, love the SDF-1.
andre said…
awesomeee! :o where i find the "\" brush that u used for the enary?
idrawgirls said…
andre> Thanks, it's just a PS round default brush. Goto brush setting then squeeze the circle shape together. That's all.