Feb 29, 2016

Materials test

Creative retouching is like a muscle -- it needs constant exercise.

In this instance the main goal was to test the usability of lineseed material as commercial backgrounds. Secondary: try reflective edges, realistic grass transparency, fast reflections, and more on color gradients. The last point can feel like fighting the machine in vectors, or something tedious but rewarding in bitmaps -- different approaches with different rewards.