Wintery photoshop expedition

This is the first (ever) image I’ve entirely done in photoshop. Due to the “severe” weather conditions over here in England, my fiance kept badgering me for a starship in the snow – so here we are…She also named it after a boat she used to have as a child, the U.S.S. Kirrin.

New Year, New ship

Here are some preliminary renders of a ship I’ve been working on in between cooking too much Turkey and singing Old Lang Syne: A ship provisionally billed as the Hawkings Class because, well, that’s just what came to mind.

A little reminiscent of the Sovereign and Interpid classes, I am more using the design to test the faster creation of models and to keep the poly count down. Currently I’m not too happy with the panels and the stardrive section needs windows along with lots of other detail, but from these pics you can get an early impression:

Sulaco type ship mock up

I mocked this up the other day as an Aliens Sulaco-type vessel. Thanks to it’s angular nature it didn’t take long, so I’m going to just do a little modelling tidy up and then move on to texturing it.