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Old 20-02-2004, 12:44 AM   #1
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just started my a human head. comments in advice needed.
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one thing you might consider is the technique of adding geometry only as you desperately need it. You might be starting off a bit high.

also, reference images can work wonders in improving a face's construction.
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this should help u.
post ur progress dude:tup: :smoker:
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Talking finnaly got some time...

i have updates!!!
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comments and advice needed!!!
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I think it is a good start f.m.
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coming along pretty well. Just has some anatomy and proportion issues to work out. Take a look at reference photos, if you've not.
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i cleaned up the mesh quite a bit by removeing a bunch of un-needed verts and edges witch got rid of a lot of the lumps that were laying around here and there... give me more advice people tear it apart
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Default update again

another...
im about ready to make eyelids... whats the best way to do this???
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this is the charictor im going for here...
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thats coming along real nice. i have trouble making human heads but that one ref. pic i just saw posted here cleared up areas i was confused in. have fun man!
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