No one will discuss the new destruction system below.
Besides, if you'd be involved in project budgeting you would be aware that the costs are growing and using cheap alternatives is inevitable. This is the business. first of all.
If you hate people that can make your life easier and see the threat in everything related to AI then you can hardly call yourself an artist. Rather than a kid who likes to be in a comfort zone.
CG Society has a brilliant recording of Live Session on August 19th 2016 with Andres Rodriguez that will tell you what it takes to get into the industry as an environment artist. The artist from Naughty Dogs also discussed some of the things he did for Uncharted 4.
Andres Rodriguez now teaches the elective class Intro to Environment Art at CGMA. The course has already started, but we’re sure you’ll have chance to join another one in the future. Learn more about the class here.
Make sure to check out the artist’s portfolio here.