November 19, 2012 8:00 AM
by B. N. Reporter
In addition to the Render of the Week Award,
www.BlenderNews.org is featuring PRODUCT VISUALIZATION IN BLENDER a regular series, showcasing quality product vidz realized in Blender,
selected from published artworks for (a) given week(s). If you would like to have your works featured in this series, please submit your professional-quality product vidz to www.blenderartist.org or to the Member's Gallery of this site, or Contact Us to show where your work is available on the internet.
- Editor in Chief
How good Blender can be for vehicle visualization? Are you interested in finding a competent Blender artist for your product viz? You might find the answers in the arts and comments made by the following artists:
by Shane Keppel
My name is Shane Keppel and I live in country Victoria, Australia. I'm probably what you would call a serious hobbiest. I started using Blender when it was at the 2.49a version and have been hooked ever since.
About "Strato Cruiser"
I liked the film, Christine, based on Stephen King's book and felt modelling the car would be a different challenge to newer models; I found it to be so with more ambiguity arrising from many customised cars out there and far fewer technical photos and drawings. This resulted in decissions having to be made about what to include when it came to modelling details. Basically I found an image I liked that offered the look of the car from the film and used it as my basic reference, with many other images to flesh out the details.
White Studio Camaro
by Cristian Enache
About "White Studio Camaro:"
Hi guys! Here I am back with a job not so much recent . Given that I've recently used only as Vray render, I wanted to try recreate the car with it. Part modeling, was a real commitment to the materials, textures and the environment. Regarding fittings and colors of the car, I realized. Post Production in PS, the time of render around 90 minutes, with average values.
The Open GT
I am an independent filmmaker and generalist freelancer specializing in 3D animation and modeling. I work with open-source computer softwares to create immersive virtual objects and worlds. "Orion Tear" is my short animation and I am currently working on Resilience Satelle for millzone.org, the non-profit production domain, founded by me. I live in Portugal.
About "The Open GT"
The car itself is available for download for free at the following WIP thread with a CC-BY license: