Hi All, Presenting you some renders from a personal work , which I started longtime back and still working on(free time), to study new techniques and to test out different styles of lighting, texturing, landscaping and postproduction. I once had a dream, of millions of fireflies/lightning-bugs lighting up all around my house, I fancied them to be stars that took life and came down from the skies all around my home… So here I tried to recreate the same dream in 3d and photoshop. And for improving/testing my photoshop skills, I decided to render a day scene in 3d and convert it to night via photoshop. So here I used same base render for the Day and Night shots. I will update the making soon. Inspiration of location and cottage model is from my various journeys through mountain ranges of Indian Himalayas, The amazing places and pine forests I travelled through, those fairytale style houses in which I stayed as guest. Apparently I was falling in love with mountains especially Himalayas. 🙂 Then I researched about this cottage style of architecture, learned more about storybook or folkloric style and English Tudor style . After collecting various references from internet, I did a speed modelling as i am not really into modelling – I am more into other aspects of 3d and post. So I decided this will be my kind of dream house, covered by pine trees and will maintain the lawn grass manicured as in parks, so it will give me a mixed feel of a forest and a well maintained landscape.The cottage is made of natural rocks those are locally available. And i decided not to disrupt the terrain much, and to keep it as it is, so the cottage will fit the topography, unlike the otherway around.
amazing work really nice mood \m/