MattePainting.Org
HOME Gallery Store FAQ Members Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read
Go Back   MattePainting.Org > Search Forums
Reload this Page Search Results

Showing results 1 to 25 of 81
Search took 0.03 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Jim Maxwell
Forum: General Discussions 01-22-2009, 09:10 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,541
Posted By Jim Maxwell
Photoshop 32bit merge HDR issues with Shake

Hi there,

just wondering if anyone is having the same issue I am. After merging 3 CR2 raw files using Photoshop's merge HDR sequence, after I receive my 32bit image - I'm saving it as a...
Forum: General Discussions 12-29-2008, 03:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,717
Posted By Jim Maxwell
thanks anyway man, I figured it out - I had...

thanks anyway man,

I figured it out - I had combined intersecting objects loosely - my projection cam didn't like it and was trying to project onto a bunch of different geo faces - I just...
Forum: General Discussions 12-29-2008, 10:08 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,717
Posted By Jim Maxwell
texture display issues Maya projection matte

Hey guys,

wondering if anyone can answer my question. I'm doing a projection in Maya,
using my camera to project a texture onto an object - I'm using High Quality display
but the texture LOOKS...
Forum: General Discussions 08-21-2008, 07:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,206
Posted By Jim Maxwell
thanks very much.. it still needs a few...

thanks very much..

it still needs a few tweaks but it's almost there

Jim
Forum: Artists Showcase 08-19-2008, 12:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,328
Posted By Jim Maxwell
nice work l like how you handled the...

nice work

l like how you handled the foreground battleship....

good tone



Jim
Forum: General Discussions 08-19-2008, 08:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,206
Posted By Jim Maxwell
Jim Maxwell's updated website

Hi All,

I haven't been here for a while, as I've been busy with projects, Hulk, and Max Payne....

Here is my updated website and new reel

www.reviresco.info

cheers
Forum: Artists Showcase 06-02-2008, 08:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,781
Posted By Jim Maxwell
Re: The Cathedral

this is fantastic. nice work

Jim
Forum: Work in Progress 05-13-2008, 11:02 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,119
Posted By Jim Maxwell
nice work - love the WWII mattes...great stuff

nice work - love the WWII mattes...great stuff
Forum: Work in Progress 05-01-2008, 08:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,592
Posted By Jim Maxwell
nice progress - you might want to up your...

nice progress - you might want to up your contrast in the dark levels....there are moments that look like pure 0 black...

Jim
Forum: Work in Progress 04-26-2008, 03:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,273
Posted By Jim Maxwell
I'd suggest rotating towards camera, it may...

I'd suggest rotating towards camera, it may 'read' better, and will give you an opportunity to flesh out more it's structure...

Jim
Forum: Work in Progress 04-25-2008, 02:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,273
Posted By Jim Maxwell
looking really great - the greens in the bright...

looking really great - the greens in the bright areas on the right hill stand out a bit much, perhaps they could be warmed up a bit with some reds and yellows and texture

your structure on the...
Forum: General Discussions 04-16-2008, 11:49 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,022
Posted By Jim Maxwell
I was using building textures that were shot at...

I was using building textures that were shot at 16 bit and converted to Photoshop's 32bit in order to keep the whitest whites, and darkest darks in check for the sake of motion blur - the blur would...
Forum: General Discussions 04-16-2008, 08:24 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,022
Posted By Jim Maxwell
has anyone tried Photoshop's 32 bit? Unless...

has anyone tried Photoshop's 32 bit? Unless you're working straight into Shake and back and forth - Photoshop's 32bit is pretty awful - I think it was made more for photography than film.

the...
Forum: Work in Progress 04-04-2008, 06:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,142
Posted By Jim Maxwell
nice work, I like the strange muted colours, I...

nice work, I like the strange muted colours, I can't criticize the explosions, I think the fact that you've posted a projection matte painting in itself is pretty cool - pretty ambitious - keep it...
Forum: Work in Progress 04-03-2008, 06:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,342
Posted By Jim Maxwell
any signs of life - buildings, people,...

any signs of life - buildings, people, vehicles...etc...
Forum: Work in Progress 04-02-2008, 09:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,342
Posted By Jim Maxwell
nice work, Steve I think it's a great start...

nice work, Steve

I think it's a great start - nice shapes, and the perspective is really nice - I'd just try to decide on what kind of palette and mood you're going for - and whether or not your...
Forum: Work in Progress 03-27-2008, 05:46 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,284
Posted By Jim Maxwell
thanks man, how's your day for night...

thanks man,

how's your day for night lighthouse going?
Forum: Work in Progress 03-26-2008, 07:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,284
Posted By Jim Maxwell
The Arctic Greenhouses (updated)

Hey all,

thanks for your comments and critiques, after considering some suggestions, I felt that I would update this concept image

it's a victorian era environment where the residents have...
Forum: Sketch board 03-21-2008, 03:16 PM
Replies: 904
Views: 412,700
Posted By Jim Maxwell
very cool indeed - almost want to say "very Ralph...

very cool indeed - almost want to say "very Ralph McQuarrie inspired",

Don't know if it's the black and white tone (which is really effective by the way), but I can't help thinking of a more...
Forum: Work in Progress 03-21-2008, 07:58 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,284
Posted By Jim Maxwell
It's true - Toronto and eastern Canada got very...

It's true - Toronto and eastern Canada got very heavily dumped on with snow - a lot of shovelling!!!!! It's melted now, but I hear it's coming back in full force. I'm probably going to take this...
Forum: Work in Progress 03-21-2008, 07:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,037
Posted By Jim Maxwell
really nice - I like the landscape and buildings...

really nice - I like the landscape and buildings a lot - am not so crazy about the pink sky in the distance, it feels a bit artificial even for a concept painting...I think if you take the sky...
Forum: Work in Progress 03-15-2008, 12:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,348
Posted By Jim Maxwell
cool - I'm impressed you're using a mouse -...

cool - I'm impressed you're using a mouse - hopefully you'll get a pen and tablet soon - it might be nice to have some loose building formations in your image for point of interest's sake - Sureibit...
Forum: Work in Progress 03-15-2008, 10:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,348
Posted By Jim Maxwell
not a bad start - you should probably start...

not a bad start - you should probably start adding some definition to your piece now - your original photograph is a pretty stunning image in itself - so besides adding snowy mountains on the top...
Forum: Work in Progress 03-12-2008, 03:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,284
Posted By Jim Maxwell
Hi Tim, thanks for the kind comments and...

Hi Tim,

thanks for the kind comments and response - I do agree with you, and others that the chasm and cliff-face intersect in a confusing fashion - I had intended to place a 'victorian weather...
Forum: Work in Progress 03-11-2008, 07:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,284
Posted By Jim Maxwell
Hey guys, thanks for the comments and...

Hey guys,

thanks for the comments and critiques - Justin, sorry the chasm ruins the composition for you - I'm still good with it for what the piece is - extending the image to the right can open...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 81

 

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
vBulletin Skin developed by: vBStyles.com