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Old 31-10-2005, 07:51 PM   #61
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What are your model made of? Subds or polys?
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Old 31-10-2005, 08:03 PM   #62
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nice pose, it definately shows your model off well

good luck with the textures and looking forward to seeing it up!
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looks like polys
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Old 01-11-2005, 05:36 AM   #64
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Final entry is up! The model is made of poly's. Hope it's not too dark for you all to see. If it is, brighten up your monitor a little. My monitor is set on graphics ( bright mode) for all my model work. This message board could use a darker themed background by the way.
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Old 01-11-2005, 06:06 AM   #65
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really nice!
I belive you have a great chance to win this one.

but the image looks littler dark even with my bright set it to up.

Anyway its looks great.
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Old 01-11-2005, 07:47 AM   #66
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Updated the final pic. It's a bit brighter now, you should be able to see it better.
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Old 01-11-2005, 10:43 AM   #67
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Wow, very good entry! With textures and lighting, it became really great. My only complain is that you should have done the entire model, not only a peace. If it was entire you would gain a lot in dramaticity. I didn't play Lifeforce during all my life, and I don't know what this snake do in the game. But if it attack the ship, you could have done a liitle ship and put it in front of the snake. So we could realize the real size of snake (of course I'm just imagining this, as I said, I don't know anything about the game). Many congrats for your results, I hope you win, old man.
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Old 01-11-2005, 11:26 AM   #68
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Thanks for the comment jramauri, that means alot to me!

I would have done the whole snake if I had the time, and if I was allowed to post at high resolution. I only had a few days out of the week between work to actually spend time on the model, and most of that was spent searching for refferences. I started to do the full body. I even had a WIP so show it, but time started to run out and I had to decide on something. That decision could very well cost me the challenge, but if I don't win, it doesn't bother me, It's the experience I gain that counts the most.

I enjoyed being part of this simply maya challenge, and if must say, I think I made a good impression as an old nooby.
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