Throughout these lessons we will look at the steps required to create concept art of a male and female transforming robot. We will start by using Photoshop to create a sketch of our character. Along the way we will use photographs and paint over techniques to help us detail our designs. By the end of this tutorial, you will have a solid understanding of the workflows used to create a male and female robot from one design. Software required: Photoshop CS6.
Introduction and Project Overview Hello my name is Ismail Wamala. I'm a freelance concept artist that has worked on a variety of projects, most recent being the movie, Transformers: Dark of the Moon. In this series of lessons of designing male and female transforming robots in Photoshop, we will look at the steps that I used to create concept art for presentation purposes. During the lessons, examples we will cover is how to relate car design to human anatomy, how to quickly rough out our designs and use photo collage and paint over techniques to render the final pieces. By the end of this tutorial you will have a solid understanding of the workflows that I used to help me design quick and detailed transforming robot concept art pieces. So let's go ahead and begin with a gathering and analysis of our reference material.