Steampunk - 3D Contest [11 entries]

SteamPunk R2D2 Picture

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The idea of this contest is to model an object, or scene based on the "Steampunk" genre. Pre-built meshes are allowed for this one. Take at look at the Wikipedia definition of steampunk.

To get an idea what it's about.
Here is an impressive example of a 3D steampunk render

SBS guides are mandatory for 3D contests.

Status: finished. Check out the winners below!
Suggested by: Missy

jamespaul: references allowed?? or shud b purely creative ?? ( 5 years and 1275 days ago )
jamespaul: it`ll be rather interesting if references are not allowed !!
just a thot ( 5 years and 1275 days ago )
Contest Moderator: References are allowed for this contest. They need to be posted in the SBS guide, along with a link to the reference. Copyrighted images are not allowed to be used as references though. ( 5 years and 1275 days ago )
MnMCarta: I keep looking at this contest and I have NO idea what a "steampunk" is... google here I come... again! ( 5 years and 1268 days ago )
MnMCarta: ok I googled it and still don't understand but I like the entries thus far ( 5 years and 1268 days ago )
JamesD: I don't quite understand steampunk either but I'm thinking it's a case of giving an everyday item a 'steam powered' look... or mechanical... steam ... powered ... look ... ( 5 years and 1268 days ago )
junkieball: Wikipedia definition of steampunk link seems to be dead or is it just me? ( 5 years and 1266 days ago )
junkieball: Wikipedia definition of steampunk link seems to be dead or is it just me? ( 5 years and 1266 days ago )
qwertyzx: correct the link in your browser ( 5 years and 1266 days ago )
VitalExpressions: Think Victorian style, meets what the world would look like if plastic and rubber where never used. ( 5 years and 1265 days ago )
also a beautiful render ( 5 years and 1264 days ago )
MnMCarta: ok I GOTCHA!! Thanks for the help ( 5 years and 1263 days ago )

Howdie stranger!
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SteamPunk R2D2 - created by genuine2009

SteamPunk R2D2
Favs: 5SBS: 7Hi-resRank: 1/11Score: 64.3% (35)18535 views

- Cinema 4D for modeling
- CorelDraw for some texture
- CS3 for contrast color

.....btw...i want to add. more details...but i don't have time to do this and my pc is not verry strong for details rendering!!!
(5 years and 1261 days ago)

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DYNETHIRI - created by muthultech

Favs: 0SBS: 14Hi-resRank: 2/11Score: 60.4% (30)13849 views

Hi,I modelled this in Autodesk 3dsmax and rendered this out with default scanline renderer.The modelling involves polygonal modelling, organic modelling,probooleans,spline modelling.I have elaborated the steps in SBS.All the best for all the participants....Thanks..... (5 years and 1261 days ago)

gram-top - created by mircea

Favs: 3SBS: 15Hi-resRank: 3/11Score: 60.3% (25)18463 views

could use a rig like that. (5 years and 1265 days ago)

Red Moon - created by CoyDog

Red Moon
Favs: 1SBS: 3Hi-resRank: 4/11Score: 60% (20)13907 views

I hope everyone like it. I made the Model in Hexagon and composed it in Carrara6. I used an old Daz V3 I had rigged in the Scene. (5 years and 1266 days ago)

Steampunk Socket Wrench - created by roach

Steampunk Socket Wrench
Favs: 1SBS: 4Hi-resRank: 5/11Score: 59.6% (15)18699 views

Steam powered socket wrench.
Created with DAZ Bryce 7 Pro.
IBL/HDRI Lighting.

Nothing special about the techniques here, just basic primitive modeling with some simple composites.
(5 years and 1261 days ago)