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Rahul Venugopal
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Lives in Kochi
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Fjords matte painting breakdown
This post is going to be the first one in the series of breakdown / tutorials that I would be doing here in my blog. The purpose is to share my technique and thoughts process behind these personal projects.  Inspiration  My main source inspiration for this ...
This post is going to be the first one in the series of breakdown / tutorials that I would be doing here in my blog. The purpose is to share my technique and thoughts process behind these personal projects.  Inspiration  My...
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About 40 hours, a typical 2D matte painting of this sort would normally take a week from concept to finish.
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Fjords Matte Painting
I'm sharing my latest matte painting here, heavily inspired by Norwegian fjords and landscapes and color palette of Viking TV series. concept sketch for blocking the composition  final matte painting
I'm sharing my latest matte painting here, heavily inspired by Norwegian fjords and landscapes and color palette of Viking TV series. concept sketch for blocking the composition  final matte painting
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Mars Orbiter Mission Tribute
Here is quick one I did couple of days back as my tribute to the success of ISRO's Mars Orbiter Mission.
Here is quick one I did couple of days back as my tribute to the success of ISRO's Mars Orbiter Mission.
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Nice one guys, this really brought back some old school memories :) 
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Alaska sci-fi city landscape matte painting
Here is my latest matte painting based on a concept I did few years ago. Photo reference   Details Cheers, Rahul
Here is my latest matte painting based on a concept I did few years ago. Photo reference   Details Cheers, Rahul
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Vancouver
I moved to Vancouver last month and started working here at MPC as a Digital Matte Painter. It's been a great experience so far and I really look forward to learn from the amazing pack of artists here. This week I also noticed REDHOT VFX has posted a glimps...
I moved to Vancouver last month and started working here at MPC as a Digital Matte Painter. It's been a great experience so far and I really look forward to learn from the amazing pack of artists here. This week I also notice...
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Great Bro.... Keep Going...
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Monolithic city sunset
A personal piece started off as an entry to CGsociety August 2014 matte painting competition, I couldn't finish it on time due to my freelance commitments but I picked it up couple of days back and called it final today.
A personal piece started off as an entry to CGsociety August 2014 matte painting competition, I couldn't finish it on time due to my freelance commitments but I picked it up couple of days back and called it final today.
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Glenfinnan view DMP
Inspired by the magnificent view I had visiting Glenfinnan, Scotland last month. Loch Shiel is also heavily influenced the  fictional Black Lake near Hogwarts in the film versions of the Harry Potter series. Hope you enjoy it.  Details Concept sketch  
Inspired by the magnificent view I had visiting Glenfinnan, Scotland last month. Loch Shiel is also heavily influenced the fictional Black Lake near Hogwarts in the film versions of the Harry Potter series. Hope you enjoy i...
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more  beautiful than original
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I have spent some considerable time in recent months posting stills of what I consider to be exemplary examples of landscape art created over the last two hundred years; paintings which come predominantly from mainland and eastern European artists between 1830 and 1950. My reasons for showcasing these particular pieces as opposed to any other is simple and one which correlates directly with what I do now and how I approach the creative process. ...
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London Calling
It's been a busy couple of months and I haven't updated anything on this blog for a while. I moved to London last month to join as a Compositor at Double Negative Visual Effects. It's been a quite overwhelming experience here both at work and with life in t...
It's been a busy couple of months and I haven't updated anything on this blog for a while. I moved to London last month to join as a Compositor at Double Negative Visual Effects. It's been a quite overwhelming experience here...
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Digital Compositing, Digital Matte Painting
Employment
  • Redhot VFX
    Matte Painter, 2014 - present
  • Double Negative
    Compositor, 2014 - 2014
  • IDA Pictures
    Compoistor / Matte Painter, 2012 - 2013
  • Worldwide FX
    Matte Painter / Compositor, 2012 - 2012
  • Makuta VFX
    Senior Compositor, 2011 - 2012
  • Apostrophe films
    Compositor, 2009 - 2010
  • Film Magik
    Compositor, 2008 - 2009
  • Base FX
    Senior Compositor, 2013 - 2013
  • Freelance
    Compositor / Matte Painter, 2013 - 2014
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Kochi
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London - Istanbul - Chennai - Singapore - Hyderabad - Sofia - Beijing
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