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Mechanika, Revised and Updated by Doug Chiang

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NEW DEMO

Illustrating a Scene

Drone

Mixing two distinct aesthetics can create strong hybrid designs that are often more interesting than the originals. This is a great way to design science-fiction machines. For this demo, I combined a helicopter with a locomotive aesthetic to create an aggressive armored flying drone.

Tools

Computer with Adobe Photoshop

STEP 1: Free-Form Painting

Paint a moody sky and ominous clouds by using the Soft and Hard Standard Texture brushes in Photoshop.

STEP 2: Block In the Silhouette

Using a midtone color, paint ...

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