First name: Chang Lei
changlei96 : I come from Beijing, the historical old city where there are many places of interest to visit. In Beijing, there are a lot of games/CG companies and if you have good painting skills you can easily find a good job with a good salary. I majored in art design, including the game concept design, architectural design, etc…
changlei96 : I'm a freelance artist
changlei96 : I made a social game (SNS), some next generation games and for making these games I use FLASH software.
changlei96 : Yes, for instance the PlayStation 3, the XBox360, the Wii games and the online games on PC. They give me inspiration, I like their concept design. I am used to collect a lot of game data in order to analyze their drawings.
changlei96 : Yes, that's just a part of the conceptual design of a game character.
changlei96 : I design the main characters, the monsters, the NPCS, the scenes, the icons, etc … It generally depends on the project requirements.
changlei96 : Most of time, yes. Sometimes I also draw paper sketches and then I scan them into the computer.
changlei96 : I use PHOTOSHOP software base brushes.
changlei96 : Time needed for each painting is not the same. If the subject is concept design, it lasts about 3 to 4 days. A full illustration takes about 10 days.
changlei96 : I think this system is very good, it can promote every artist on Pixelitist.
changlei96 : I like many artists on Pixelitist. One of my favorite is Oliverlord.
changlei96 : Many of them!