How do you plan your colors? They're gorgeous.
Well uh, this is gonna be long, so apologies for that—I wanted to type a short response but then it turned into like a tiny shittier tutorial whoops.
TL;DR: LOCAL COLOR + LIGHT
There’s a lot of consideration to take in lighting situations, and generally it’s all about context. For a lot of the work I do in CAR, most of the situations are based around 1) the local color of the characters and 2) the lighting. From time to time, it may also be based on 3) the mood I’m trying to convey.
Hang with me as I go into all this COLOR FUN TAAAALK