I am but a man.
A man with a dream…
That dream: photorealism.
And today, I have come close.
Closer than ever before…
…by ONLY following tutorials.
It sounds crazy, i know, but I hope to achieve near-photorealism using only examples and knowledge found in online tutorials.
So far, I have accomplished this:
Now you can probably tell I used the below stated tutorials, but that’s okay. I just wanted it to look REAL. The above image is…um…not. real. But, It’s a good model (accomplishment #1, I’ve never been able to lay down a good head model, even with tutorials), and it looks at least fleshy.
Detailed Head Modelling - Carlos R. Bisqurett
Modelling Ears in 3D - Carlos R. Bisqurett
Skin Shading using multi-layered SSS - Victor Malherbe
Realistic Portrait - Alt_Ligury (eyes)
Broken Shadows - Portrait, Grunge theme - Len (eyes and eyeball texture)
Make Texture Map
Give him a little hair, but he IS bald…
Jacket and shirt
If there are any unlinked items in the todo list, PLEASE suggest tutorials (especially hair).
I hope you like it!