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PLease see the link http://www.spookybookstore.com/samplepictures.htm.

Can anyone tell me how these pictures were done? I know I've seen this style somewhere before, but it escapes me. Anyone who has some insight into the process, please give input. Thanks in advance.
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It looks like they were created using a 3D program such as Daz3d, Poser or Maya.

http://www.daz3d.com/

http://poser.smithmicro.com/index.html

http://usa.autodesk.com/maya/

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Actually, I just read at the bottom of the page and it tells you what they used:

"A special Thanks to my great programs: Poser 7 - PSP x3 - Renderosity - Daz 3D - Expression Web 3
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Very sharp observer! Do these programs require a great deal of artistic talent or does much of it come from knowledge of the software?
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There are all kinds of support and products available.  Renderosity is a great source for free/fee models, clothes, textures, props, backgrounds and more. They offer tutorials on how to do things as well.

Depending on what all you want to do here is a breakdown of the three products IMHO.

DAZ 3d - least expensive, easiest to work with but has limitations. Doesn't need a real strong system to run.

Poser 3d - somewhat expensive, a little harder to work with but much more capabilities. Pretty high system requirements however I was able to use an older version for several years on a laptop and only found it mildly sluggish especially when rendering a very "busy" project.

Maya 3d - very expensive, much harder to work with but is used for professional work in movies. Also very high system requirements to really do anything with.

http://www.renderosity.com/
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Expert answer! Thanks for all the additional info! Happy to award you points!
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Glad I could help.  I have used all three programs myself.  I like DAZ for quick projects and Poser for more involved.  I have been looking at that site a little more and DAZ would work well for something like that without breaking the bank.   :)

When you want to get into animation or more complex work then I would suggest looking at Poser.

Best of luck and thank you for the points.
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