Cinematic Canyon Terrain

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Overview - 30k tris, 4k textures

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Top view

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Just AO, unlit shader

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Close up

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Close up

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"Dramatic" shot - Noon

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"Dramatic" shot with GI

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"Dramatic" shot - Sunset

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"Cinematic" shot

For this project, I wanted to create a tight winding canyon for aerial and long distance shots. The canyons layout was drawn by hand, I wanted sharp turns and agressive erosion for this. It is not meant to look like 100% realistic - just wanted to archieve more of a dramatic, cinematic look.

Texturing was done in WM, with some minor tweaks to the colormap and I added some maps for PBR shading.

Best,
Karsten