Building a successful career in the entertainment industry takes careful planning. Below, concept artist and author Eliott Lilly reveals 10 key questions you should ask yourself before applying for your first art job.
We had the pleasure of interviewing Ian Spriggs, character artist responsible for the Portrait of Neill Blomkamp that swept CGSociety a couple of weeks ago. Ian has been in the industry for 10 years and has worked at studios including ILM and Mr. X prior to working with Neill. To stay updated on Ian's amazing portfolio of work, be sure to check out his website or CGSociety Portfolio.
I love creating environment scenes. The most exciting thing about landscapes is their potential to create immersion: something critical not only for the audience, but for the creator. The deeper you are able to dive into your made-up scenery, the more likely you are to be able to fill it with the details that will bring the scene to life.