Once Upon a Time (2020)

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Another in my "faithful remake" series. This one sits in the middle between re-render and remake. Using Bucephalus and Vue 2016, I kept most of the original Vue7 scene but updated the foreground with new high resolution tree models, new grass, water and atmosphere". I wasn't sure whether to put this one in the 2003 gallery or the 2020, but in the end I decided it was new enough to put with my newer work.

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Cirulon
"This is beautiful! Thank you!"
Ryan, thanks so much for updating some of your best early renders--especially Once Upon a Time! My most recent laptop won't display your early renders, many of which are my favorites. I thought I would never be able to view them again. Also, I especially love the new Dome of the Blue Seeress render!

Sat May 30, 2020 at 4:42 pm

Zorz
"Great remake!"
I absolutely love these remakes! Please do the Rook next!

Mon May 25, 2020 at 11:39 pm

Gene
"Night Version Seekers"
Once upon a time (sorry...), 2003 to be exact, there was a very nice twilight version of the original of this beautiful piece. Perhaps we'll be fortunate enough to see a twilight/evening version of the 2020 rendering as well!

Sun May 24, 2020 at 10:28 am

Cheli in TX
"What Ben said!"
That is one thing I notice--that while I do like the daytime views, they don't last long as a background... my PC doesn't cooperate to fix text colors so I can see things!



Night mode in this would be cool.



PS. One of my favorites that is NOT blue-toned! ;)

Fri May 22, 2020 at 5:22 pm

Ben
"Need a night mode!"
Between my phone and computer one thing remains true, dark backgrounds help me reduce eye strain and keep my files more visible.



I'm seeing firelight on the watchtowers, moonlight on the lake, and lightning bugs frolicking.

Fri May 22, 2020 at 2:40 pm

Gene
"Amazing!!!"
The older version of this work, and its twilight twin were amongst my earliest DB favorites, and remain so to this day. I'm absolutely delighted to see the beautifully updated version. I'd have given it a "15", but the scale only goes up to 10...

Fri May 22, 2020 at 2:34 pm

Jenanne
"Remakes"
I love that you're doing remakes of some of your older works, Ryan. Many of these pieces are still my favorites, but don't have the resolutions I use today. Thank you!

Fri May 22, 2020 at 5:47 am

Annalisa
"Wonderful"
I loved this one back in the days, and now that you've reworked it, I love it even more.

Fri May 22, 2020 at 3:50 am

Littlemom
"Another Great Update"
Looks great! I'm loving these updates.

Thu May 21, 2020 at 10:46 pm

Michael
"Once Upon a Time"
Been waiting a long time for this one. It's amazing. Thanks

Thu May 21, 2020 at 8:33 pm

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