Art Guide: Hawaii

By Jeff Bartzis

MattePaint Team
May 24 · 10 min read

Introduction

Tutorial


Step 1 — Combine and grade the images

QC Process

Matching Brightness/Luminance

Matching Hues and Saturation


Step 2 — CG renders

The render of the ‘shadow catcher object’ in Clarisse I created to make some shadow mattes.
Renders from Clarisse using kitbash elements

Quick Tip


Hand painted elements

Added google earth imagery to sell the scale in the BG.

3D Integration

Initial integration of the CG elements
Add haze and atmospherics to the CG to sit it into the base.

Step 3 — Final Additions and Grading

Notice the colour temperatures of various surfaces (left)

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