Matte painting - Deep in the mountains
Matte Painting - Upheaval
Based around a situation where the local government building has been ransacked and set ablaze by rioters.
3ds Max/Maya, Nuke, Photoshop, After FX
1. Make geometry in Houdini and set up camera.
2. Set up cameras i nuke and create projection cameras, render out front view.
3. Matte paint the building, find areas to patch and create patch cameras.
4. Set up cards with fire and FX to create the scene.
5. Grade and render, add in flicker effects in After FX
Originally this shot was going to be shot on a plate but due to recent events, I was not able to go out to shoot the plate. My work around was to go into 3D and project as the camera move wasn't super intense.
Matte Painting - Plagued Lands
Matte Painting - Death Valley