Indian artist Vishwesh Taskar, who specializes in rendering 3D graphics, introduced hyper realistic portrait of Geralt of Rivia. An enthusiast recreated with CGI the main character of The Witcher with the appearance of Henry Cavill, who plays the hero in the Netflix series of the same name.
CGI version of Henry Cavill as a witcher:
According to the author, the character’s appearance was created without scanning the actor’s face. The model was created entirely by hand using programs such as Houdini and Substance 3D. A realistic portrait took a lot of time and effort, but the author is pleased with the result. The rejection of photogrammetry data allowed him to concentrate on cinematic lighting.
The process of creating a realistic model:
It is worth noting that the artist managed to create Henry Cavill in the image of Geralt even better than he was presented in the second season of the show. And the portrait itself is direct proof that modern scanning and automatic generation technologies will not replace the creative capabilities of a person.