Digital Matte Painting
NYDENION (2010) MATTE PAINTINGS
The following paintings were created for the feature film NYDENION (2010). All the matte paintings are done in photoshop to be ready for compositing and grading at Magna Mana FX.
The time spent on a painting varies from several hours up to a week, depending on size and multiple layers for depth.
Website of NYDENION / Watch the NYDENION 2010 trailer
Canyon, different landscapes, spaceship interior and galaxy nebula
The skies/clouds each had to represent a special planet and daytime in the movie. They also had to support the demanded mood of the scene it the pertaining situations.
Breakdown of the digital matte painting process
Breakdown of the digital matte painting process with live action footage