Wednesday, October 11, 2006

"LUX Provocateur" concept art

I really enjoyed working in this new technique in Photoshop. I used a custom brush with images of flowers and leaves in a random setting.

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"LUX Provocateur" character concepts

For a recent, challenging commercial done at Bent Image Lab, for the agency Santo-Buenos Aires, I was contracted to provide character designs and develope techniques to capture live facial performance that could then be manipulated, distorted, match moved and finally composited onto stop-motion puppets. Below are a few interesting results I came up with; part photo manipulation and a lot of hand painting in Photoshop.

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Katie Holmes

Natalie Imbruglia

Natalie Portman

Selma Hayek