3d art

3d art and CGI stillife

A desk of toys

A whole desk scenery full of toys. This was made for a website visual brand. The executive work is a variation of this, a bit less dirty and more formal. It may seem a kid desk, but the reality is that there are a bunch of references, some personal real old memories and some strange pieces not...

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The last coffee

The last coffee
last espresso coffee visual

Needed 4 espresso cups for a visual. Managed the standard fat, the thick napolitan, the glass one, and the flared. That was for a concept image representing the heterogeny and variation alternatives in the same field: do you know how many kinds of expresso coffee cups exist in italy?

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Roman ionic desk

Roman sculpt workshop
Roman ionic capital illustration

In this ancient Roman workshop stillife, eggs and pomegranates left by the artist on this temporarily marble desk are not coincidental. Popular groceries in ancient times, they were used as inspirational architectural elements on capitals decorations, wall paintings and mosaics. For example at...

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Grape in the bottle

Se la vendemmia fosse facile
grappolo in bottiglia

Bottles, crates, scissors, caps: the simbolic pieces of wine harvest and bottling. If only wine harvesting could be so easy. Cgi stillife with quite an hard work on translucency lights, scattering, refractive materials. An exercise mixing so many different shaders and lights: from glass...

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Left arm of a protocol droid

"Left arm of a protocol droid" it's the second amber fossil experiment after the amber galleon. This time the cristal rock keeps inside two iconic pieces of cinema. Two famous references crossing two stories to which I am very attached. A composite CGI illustration which tries to answer "Where is...

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Amber galleon

A cgi stillife
Amber pirate galleon cgi stillife illustration

This galleon model was trapped into an amber cristal. A wonderful stone worn by the ocean, where the amber hues blend on the smooth surface. The pirate sail ship is rusty, rotten and stuck in a tangle of ropes and torn nets. Can you see the figurehead on the bow? Composition updated with glasses,...

Tomb of the sphinxes

I made this illustration for a book cover. From the idea sketch to the final render and compositing. I was inspired by a real tomb recently discovered in greece which could be the Great Alexander family mausoleum.

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Makeshift table

O tavolo improvvisato. This CGI stillife assembled some typical wine elements in a simple and rustic atmosphered environment. Colored plastic boxes used for the grape harvest are very familiar in the Italian country so it is the old flask of wine covered with straws, the flat-cut sides glasses and...

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Square pattern ladybug

This rare square-patterned ladybug macro picture was discovered and shot in the forest of some 3d modeling experiments. The most fine details are added using particle hairs on the insect legs. A 360° hdri environment picture provide a background, transmit realistic reflections on the water drops...

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Legno, creatività e vita

Pubblico questo progetto da me realizzato ormai un pò di tempo fa, lo stand fieristico per il gruppo Balconi Giannino. Realizzato completamente in legno è stato utilizzato anche quest'anno al MadeEXPO 2015. Appena realizzate invece sono le infografiche che sono state integrate sul perimetro dello...

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10 years of DIY

DIY, cgi illustration utility
diy-illustration

A cgi illustration made for a national DIY magazine celebrating 10 years of guides, articles and reviews. A hardwork in texturing and compositing, for a single illustration that represents the variety and utility of its contents.

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Gaudì and the stormtroopers

La pedrera and the stormtrooper
La pedrera and the stormtrooper

When I visited the incredible rooftop of Gaudi's "La Pedrera" in Barcellona, I met a familiar iconic character from Star Wars. Or, better saying, what I considered just a coincidence in similarity between the design of the chimneys and the stormtrooper helmet. Guess what? It came out the...

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Coffee hardwork

 A digital stillife about the hardwork of coffee making. Cgi modeling and a lot of work in materials and lights realism. Aluminium, rust, wood, toasted grains and used machines, were the subject and the main idea of this composition. Time modeling, I decided to add different pieces enriching...

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Country of wine

Paesi e città del vino
paese-città-vino

Ho recuperato un vecchio lavoro di illustrazione di un bel pò di anni fa e ne ho realizzato uno scenario in CG3D, una specie di diorama. Il concorso aveva a che fare se non sbaglio con le città del vino; ho ritrovato la bozza del manifesto e ho pensato che era una buona idea utilizzare il medesimo...

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Logo animation per Hermes

Logo animation per Hermes
Logo animation per Hermes

Due fotogrammi estratti da una semplice logo animation realizzata per una presentazione interna del Laboratorio Medico Hermes. Semplice è quello che vuole essere: trasportare in CG un marchio pone diverse tentazioni che non dovrebbero mai essere assecondate.

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3d busto sculpting

3d modeling and sculpting
3d modeling and sculpting

Un magazzino negli archivi di un museo con alcuni reperti illuminati da un piccolo lucernario; gli appunti sul rinvenimento archeologico sono appesi alla scaffalatura. Ma il fuoco dell'immagine è sul busto in marmo lunense, di tipica manifattura romana augustea...

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CG Stillife: il Boby di Joe Colombo

CG Stillife: il boby di Joe Colombo
rendering-boby-joecolombo

Allestimento fotografico in studio per un famoso mobiletto in plastica. Si tratta del "boby" di Joe Colombo, un carrello per artisti e architetti creato nel 1970 e ora esposto al "Museum of Modern Art di New York" e alla "Triennale di Milano". Non c'è niente di peggio che un ospite durante la...

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La città futurista

Copertina per "La città nuova" tributo ad Antonio Sant'Elia
Copertina per il video "La città nuova"

Passando per la stazione di Varese non molto tempo fa mi sono imbattuto in una piccola struttura un pò scalcinata che ha rapito la mia attenzione. In quelle curve di cemento e vetro, rifinite di ruggine, ho riconosciuto qualcosa di così familiare. Si trattava di un edicola allungata, con gli...

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