Really great source of inspirations and what is required to master to create Digital Painting.

Here is an Analysis of it:

OVERVIEW:

  • Select References
  • A Quick paper drawing of lines, positionning, horizon line – LAYOUTING. Shows the composition, path of the trees
  • Desires: Linearity embedded in the forest, symmetry, something graphic
  • Roff layout in Softimage
  • Scattering the forest using Clarisse
    • Trees
    • Small vegetation
    • Irregularities and variety. (Dead tree, big tree)
    • Medium vegetation to merge between small and big

Softwares :

  • Softimage
  • SpeedTree
  • Clarisse
  • Photoshop
  • Internal Tooling

Technical and Artistic skills:

  • Creating Trees
  • Scattering
  • Volumic Shading