Articles by Stefanie Winkler

New Collection: untypical christmas illustrations

 Hi,i started a new collection with untypical christmas illustrations.When you think you have an image, which fits in this collection, feel free and be a part of it :)it should be an illustration (Vector, drawing, rendering...) with an unusual christmas scene.Link to the collection:untypical christmas illustrationsI like that oneSnowman In Egypt(can i only insert my own pictures in the blog as picture?) continue reading

Same procedure as every year

   it is the first Advent and i have no Idea for Christmas-Presents... :/and why everyone i know has Birthday in December??? No ideas for Presents too... :/Today i go to the Tollwood-Festival in Munich. It is a big Music- and Theatre-Festival with a big Market, where you can find thousands of Ideas for Presents. I think, it is a good idea to go there today and leave my money there *lol* ;)i whish you a nice first Advent :)Best regardsStefanie   continue reading

inspired by LARP (Live Action Role Play)

(first; sorry for my english ;))One of my Hobbys is playing LARP (Live Action Role Play)Many people don`t know this kind of game, others think, there is only Fantasy-LARP. But there is much more ;)I prefere science-fiction and sometimes Horror-LARPs.One of my favorite things is also creating the Clothes for the Character i have to play and decorating the locations.Sometimes i get inspired to do some 3D-Artwork with the Theme of the LARP.For example:... continue reading

I started a new hobby this year. :o) Bonsai from seed

(First; sorry for my english ;o))This year i started a new hobby.Creating my own bonsai-trees from seed! :o)One of my little Plants is accepted in Dreamstime. Maybe next year i have luck and more pictures of it`s growing and bonsai training will be accepted here. :o)It tooks only 5 Days to get this little Plant from seed!It is a Bolusanthus speciosus (Elephant Wood)  First, i have to do, is to cut the tap-root, because as a bonsai it has to grow in a small flower pot and... continue reading

Mental connection - Bagpipes / Scottland - Why? ;o)

When i upload my 3d-Illustration of a german Bagpipe (Dudey), i had a look which kind of bagpipes are on Dreamstime. Many of them are scottish Bagpipes, but also some other kind of bagpipes (like a swedish bagpipe called "Säckpipa"), which has the wrong title scottish Bagpipe ;o)Many People thinks, there are only scottish Bagpipes, but this is wrong. It is the most popular bagpipe, thats true.But original the Bagpipes comes probably from the Orient (India). Via the silk road the bagpipe reached... continue reading

amazing little animal

(First: Sorry for my english; i do my best ;o))Some weeks ago, there was a little Contest for 3D-Artists (without adhesion contract for the pictures ;o)), where i took part.The subject was: "little very big" (i hope my translation is correct *g* )So i thought, this is the time for modeling a water bear (Tardigrade). It is an amazing little animal.Not bigger than 1mm but a very big survivalist.It`s usually habitat is in... continue reading

Origami without paper ;o)

Some day`s ago, on a rainy weekend and boring TV-Program, i decided to do some Origami.But i had no Origami-Paper :o(So i had the idea to try it in my 3D-Programm (Cinema 4D) and fold a Polygone-Plane ;o)by "cutting" the Polygon-Plane to get the seam for folding.This was not very easy, because of intersections which can´t happens to Origami-Paper.It is helpful when the Polygon-Plane is colored on only one side (like original Origami-Paper)And these are the results :o)Eagle... continue reading

On a MP3-Cover *lol*

i was on a "shopping-Tour" on a big Internet-Shop, which also sell`s MP3`s, when i noticed a MP3-Cover with an Picture, i know very well ;o)(you can find it with googles help too, when you use the keywords shiloh and antigen;o))i am very happy *ggg* continue reading

My first $100 *smile*

(sorry for my english, i hope you will understand my writing *g* ;o))i have only 40 uploads in my Portfolio, because i do 3D-Grafics and that needs lots of time.My first pictures are uploaded 12/12/2010 and it is allways a highlight, when there was a sale ;o)Today it is a very big highlight, because the last sale helped me to reach the earning balance of 100$ (60 images sold) ;o)Big THANK to all BuyersHere are the most wanted pictures of my portfolio :)21 Downloads Antigen/... continue reading

Time is money ;o)

(Sorry for my english, i hope you will understand my blog ;o))Since two days i have my brand new computer!because my (3 years) old computer takes to long for my renderings and starts to become some crazy behaviors... And the service can`t find the reason for the systemcrashes.After 6 Months Problems with the computer and the Service, i decided it`s time for a new and better one, bevor i got a mental breakdown...Today i installed my3D-Rendering Software (Cinema4D) to see, how fast my... continue reading

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