I managed to make a music composition on Sony Acid Pro, using samples taken from looperman.com. All samples belong to their respective owners.
Today’s exercise focused on color grading and how the change in color affects the overall mood of the picture. For this exercise, I found a picture on Flickr.com and used that as the canvas to experiment in color correction.
Picture below, named Horses of The New Forest, credited to Flickr user “danny george.”
This color edit, done on Adobe Photoshop, came about simply by me messing around with the color curves to come up with a darker look. As seen above, it’s a bit too dark, harsh and oversaturated.
In this picture, I once again used color curves to change the colors subtly, but also utilized brightness and contrast, as well as hues and saturation, in order to come up with a more pleasant look.
Below is my progress in modeling a dolphin in 3DS Max. So far I’ve completed the first step: create a basic shape on the dolphin itself.