So I was wondering if the 3d modelers model off of drawings. Like T-pose drawings of the characters.
# 1 12/13/2012 5:10:18 PM
# 2 12/13/2012 8:09:18 PMIts a mix, for characters many times elements are broken down to into turnarounds. For environments there are lots of high level concepts that the artist will then use to guide their models. Things are only broken down to orthographic images when that extra level of precision is required to get the idea across.