Lizard Mage
Christopher barischoff lizard mage 02 v02

The final piece takes two unrelated models, and marries them together into something that looks finished.

Christopher barischoff lizard mage ao

The environment was 3D scan data of a real castle in Germany

Christopher barischoff lizard mage diffuse
Christopher barischoff lizard mage rawlight

It just needed a little bit of lighting love to start looking good.

Christopher barischoff lizard mage keylight

The key light is really what sells it

Christopher barischoff lizard mage volume

the volumetrics add some atmosphere, literally and figuratively.

This is a quick lighting piece I created on my vacation over the course of a couple hours.

Thanks for looking.

The models are used under the creative commons license:
Lizard Mage by Enalrem: https://sketchfab.com/3d-models/lizard-mage-817d52d9887948bfa0ca43aef6064eaa
Olavskirken ruin by Telemark fylkeskommune: https://sketchfab.com/3d-models/olavskirken-ruin-3a6c7c3425cb4cfa874eecf0860365d0

Original character concept by Alex Braun: https://axbraun.tumblr.com/post/146169201068/daily-doodle-illustration-drawing-sketch-art