1957 VW Beetle “rat rod” style – a few more photos…

Here’s a few more photos I took of this VW Bug…

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1957 VW Beetle “rat rod” style

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1957 VW Beetle at the 50th Annual Halifax Antique Auto Car Show, Bedford, Nova Scotia, Aug 18, 2013…
Photograph by me..

Camera: Olympus E500
Software: Photoshop Elements 11, Topaz Adjust 5, Topaz Denoise 5, Photomatrix 4.0

Flying Saucers Attack Teenage Hot Rodders….

Digitally sketched and painted with my Wacom tablet and ArtRage 4.0…

In this image I combine my love of early American hot rods with my fascination with flying saucers and science fiction…
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Sky car

Skycar

I modelled the 100% of the Skycar using a fantastic piece of boolean modelling software called Groboto. Check my link below for Groboto.
It’s inexpensive and worth every penny but does have a bit of a learning curve…

Only the six hood stacks where not modelled in Groboto, for that task I used Wings3D which is a free 3D modelling app…

The model was textured and rendered in e-onsoftware’s Vue, using an HDRI photo as the background…

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1910 Franklin

This beauty and very rare car appeared at one of our local car shows last summer. The Franklin used an air cooled engine which was quite rare & unique in the early 1900’s…

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1935 Auburn 851 Speedster aka “The Boattail”

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The Auburn is a 3D model from Cornucopia3D and the background is a free stockphoto. The image was rendered in Vue Complete ver 10 with post processing in Photoshop Elements 10 & some touch up in Art Rage…

Modeling a car in Google Sketchup (tutorial)

Just found this tutorial by a very talented Russian artist. He models a car in Sketchup…

Modeling a car in Sketchup

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