Beneath the Waves Challenge: Ark of the Covenant

Despite not being able to complete the full challenge on Artstation- it was a great learning experience working on these pieces. the goal was to have a unique design language for these designs; blending the gothic aesthethics with early dive equipment. ANd a totally alien approach for the Ark itself.

ASSIGNMENT 1:  Completed Tide Knight Dive Armor

ASSIGNMENT 1: Completed Tide Knight Dive Armor

Main inspiration is the German Gothic armor and old timey diving gear.

Main inspiration is the German Gothic armor and old timey diving gear.

The initial concept pass gave off a far too bulky look for my liking

The initial concept pass gave off a far too bulky look for my liking

revised proportions and design to give a more heroic look

revised proportions and design to give a more heroic look

ASSIGNMENT 2: Completed Ocean Chapel Deep Sea Troop Carrier

ASSIGNMENT 2: Completed Ocean Chapel Deep Sea Troop Carrier

with Dive Knight launch bays open

with Dive Knight launch bays open

Inspiration was to combine chapel aesthethics into a submarine that hopefully looked plausible

Inspiration was to combine chapel aesthethics into a submarine that hopefully looked plausible

initial thumbnails exploring various bulks and fittings

initial thumbnails exploring various bulks and fittings

sail fin idea was introduced to push silhouette further- but eventually removed to accomodate for ocean floor docking

sail fin idea was introduced to push silhouette further- but eventually removed to accomodate for ocean floor docking

ASSIGNMENT 3 :  Completed Ark Core

ASSIGNMENT 3 : Completed Ark Core

Animation to show Anti-matter at the middle of the core

Animation to show Anti-matter at the middle of the core

without effects

without effects