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Plastic Pollution
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Tools used: Cinema 4D, Zbrush, Octane Render, Substance Painter, Substance Designer, RizomUV, Houdini, Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator.




“ Countless container ships, barges, tankers, and other vessels are damaged every year by discarded 6-pack rings. It wraps around their hull or propeller, preventing them from sailing. Estimates place the yearly death toll at around 100,000 marine vessels.”






“ As seen in the image of the 787 with a plastic straw in it's engine, it’s easy for straws — which are sharper than they look — to injure flying machines. According to studies, more than 1 million aircrafts in coastal areas die every year after crashing onto striped plastic straws that they mistook for runways.”






“It is estimated that 16 billion disposable coffee cups are used each year, only 1% of which are being recycled, the rest pollutes the environment. The plastic cups are particularly dangerous to semi trucks, among other species. The unsuspecting trucks often mistaken the opening of a cup for a tunnel and the tractor gets stuck inside while the trailer is on the outside rendering it immobile.”



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Plastic Pollution
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Plastic Pollution

Had this fun little idea on my list for a while, so I decided to have some fun with it between jobs!
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