AMG Technology Videos

All Things Media LLC. created a series of Advanced Technology videos for Mercedes-AMG. These videos covered the strategy behind the design of AMG vehicles utilizing an x-ray effect to reveal the components under the hood.

These videos were a team effort by the many talented artists at All Things Media LLC.

My Roles & Responsibilities:
Environment Look development and client pitch
Environment Artist - Created textures and materials, lit shots, dressed geometry with forest pack.
Scene Assembler - deployed modular environment for a multitude of shots across 5 videos. Also assisted team members on a shot to shot basis.
Render Wrangler - Monitoring renders, exposing and alleviating inefficiencies, Deadline Monitor queue management.
Environment Compositor - Established look and feel of final environment comp, adjusted on a per shot basis.

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Vehicle hero shot showcasing environment detail.

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Burnout

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Backplate

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Original look development plates I created as environment pitch material for client.

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Some of the render elements controlling the backplate comp.

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Nuke flow for environment renders. (NOTE: Matte paint of sky and mountains not seen here.)

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Backplate shot in 3ds Max viewport.

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Above view showcasing the size of the scene. We locked forest pack to camera FOV to aid in render speed.

ATM | CG Breakdown of AMG Technology Videos