Unreal environments: An inside look at Saga Alayyoubi's Japanese-inspired sketches
Saga Alayyoubi, a Senior 3D Artist at Epic Games with a background in architecture and visual effects, is the brilliant mind behind this series of environment sketches inspired by ancient Japan, created using Unreal Engine 5. These sketches, which can be found on Alayyoubi’s Artstation profile, showcase exceptional talent in environment design and the ability to create rich and detailed worlds that are both beautiful and immersive.
Alayyoubi’s ancient Japan-inspired sketches feature breathtaking landscapes and intricate architecture that reflect traditional Japanese design elements, with attention to detail evident in every aspect of the environment, from the vibrant colors of the natural elements to the subtle textures of the buildings and objects.
One of the most impressive aspects of Alayyoubi’s work is their use of lighting. Different lighting sources are skillfully employed to create various moods and atmospheres throughout the environments. Be sure to check out Part 1 and Part 2 of Saga Alayyoubi’s Japanese sketches and view their full ArtStation portfolio here.