D0713 T2219 Y2008Planet Halo

When was the last time you visited Haloramics? Ever since our last update, TT L Burritoh has been hard at work bending the lens through which we see the battlefields that host our imagined war.

Below are some preview files for a new “Planetoid” series of images. Aren’t they just surreal? It makes perfect sense. We spend so much time on these maps, they do seem to become worlds unto themselves – places more real than those in your dreams.

We know what you are thinking: Something along the lines of “OMG I want that as my new wallpaper!” To access the Hi-Res, just visit Burritoh at his home away from the TTL webring. Mouse-over the expanded view of each image to reveal the menu and select “Original” for the raw files.

Caution. The original files are BIG. Some of these creations are the product of over 30 screenshots…

If you are a savvy designer who is thinking “I would like to see how my favorite map looks as its own planetoid”, we have updated the Tutorial page at Haloramics with a full debriefing on how these images were made.

All this, and more, is available at Haloramics. Enjoy!

As always, watch this space for updates.

Posted by XerxdeeJ

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  1. #LINK D0716 T0156
    Tortacular wrote...

    Wow, that waterworld is amazing! definitely my favorite one.

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    Cleanbeats wrote...


  3. #LINK D0721 T1248
    Zawaz132 wrote...

    Halotastic! I wish this were easier to do on more levels, but which ones would turn out this great? Avalanche would be nice, but it doesn’t seem like it would work :(

  4. #LINK D0721 T1619
    Adam Gilleard wrote...

    Balls, can’t believe I didn’t think of doing this before! Nice work

  5. #LINK D0721 T1749
    Michael Ryan wrote...

    that’s fuckin’ bad ass.

  6. #LINK D0721 T1842
    HiAperture wrote...

    Really awesome idea man, I was bored and created a background for my computer with my favorite shot.

  7. #LINK D0722 T0048
    Liam wrote...

    WOW, these are soo sweet!

  8. #LINK D0722 T0800
    Black knight wrote...

    The first one is personally my favourite and as for other maps this could work on, Im thinking Narrows.

  9. #LINK D0722 T0944
    Conor wrote...

    the last resort one is sick

  10. #LINK D0722 T0944
    hoages060391 wrote...

    they remind me of the game spore. and i think avalanche would make a great one too.

  11. #LINK D0722 T1611
    speeddemon6 wrote...

    Good work, keep it up, and please visit my fileshare (speeddemon6) to enjoy my best work!

    (Didnt mean to interrupt the discussion of these amazing ether-worldly pictures!)

  12. #LINK D0723 T0152
    Prof Nuggethead wrote...

    sick as hell dude. my favorite part of halo 3 is fooling around and taking pics. keep up the good work

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    Aaron Shazam wrote...

    hahaha thats badass it reminds me of kingdom hearts when you select worlds except better!
    good job

  14. #LINK D0723 T2034
    connor smith wrote...

    nice, i dont like being the guy who sounds like a little kid saying this, but i looks like you got some of your inspiration from super mario galaxy, my son plays that game.

  15. #LINK D0727 T1636
    kosen13 wrote...

    SAWEET that is a REALLY good contribution to the Bungie community

  16. #LINK D0727 T1942
    red boy wrote...

    my best map and by far most fav picture



  17. #LINK D0727 T2007
    Drew wrote...

    hows he do that?

  18. #LINK D0821 T1825
    kosen13 wrote...

    Those are awesome pictures the top one is the best! Make some in campaign mode! That would be awesome

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