The Digital Matte Painting Handbook
The only how-to guide dedicated to mastering the technique ofdigital matte painting!
Matte painting affords seamless integration between anartistís painting with live action film footage and allowsfor greater flexibility and creative input in the appearance ofmovie settings. This unique book reveals a variety of tools andtechniques that are both industry and classroom tested and willenhance your existing skill set. Veteran author and instructorDavid Mattingly walks you through the process of creating a mattepainting, starting with rough concept sketches, working out theperspective drawing, adding light and shadow, and texturing all ofthe elements in the painting. Youíll gradually upgrade tousing Adobe After Effects and Autodesk Maya in order to fulfillyour matte painting vision.
Whether youíre creating a background for a studioproduction, independent film, TV commercial, or YouTube video,The Digital Matte Painting Handbook helps you successfullycomplete your project.
Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials arenot included as part of eBook file.