During my final hours in Auckland I started playing The Walking Dead. I got the majority of the way through episode one. I've just reopened it up on my laptop and playing it.
Here's a painting I did of Clem from the game:
And using some reference photos that I took recently I did this enviorment painting:
I used several different references for this - the first a clock tower photo in Levin, this also included the reference for the street lamps. The second reference was from Auckland - the Sky tower. The rest of the image was just tone building up from imagination - including the mountain. I'll like to do more of these photo studies rather than just work from my drawings.
Finally here's the video for this these paintings -