Making 3D Characters Look Like 2D
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Making 3D Characters Look Like 2D
1 November, 2017

What makes 3D characters outstanding? Photorealistic results? An original idea? Sometimes you can make your art stand out by adding a 2D style. Sounds crazy, right? Here’s an example. A 3D artist Miki Bencz took a concept by j.f shi and turned it into an amazing 3D model that looks like an illustration. 

Wanted to do something relaxing, and this is what I settled on.. I LOVED the illustration and wanted to capture it in 3D to the best of my ability… 

Miki Bencz 

The artist created this work with the help of 3ds Max, 3D-Coat and Photoshop. Take a detailed look at the final model with Sketchfab: 

Have you tried this approach yourself? Share your results with us!

Source: ArtStation

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Really cool! It only looks proper to me if viewed at the correct angle that the light was “painted on”