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Old 09-10-2008, 10:37 AM   #1
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Default Slimy tongue

I am trying to create a shader for a tongue but all my efforts so far have been some way off the mark. Does anyone have any tips on how to create a shader to give the look of a wet slimy tongue.

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Old 09-10-2008, 12:07 PM   #2
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its about creating a specular hilite really with a subtle bump map to catch the light.

I suggest this shader http://www.highend3d.com/maya/downlo...Skin-3002.html

Its pretty good and fast to render, its a blinn set up with a few extra nodes and it works well in MR too. It has a blue spec on it to get rid of that cg yellow looking hilite that can happen in specular areas. You'll just need to make a color, bump and spec map in order get the full effect

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Old 10-10-2008, 02:17 AM   #3
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I personaly never met such and I'm sure that doityorself will be the easiest way for you. Just never met ready solutions for this
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Old 10-10-2008, 04:09 AM   #4
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Well Sometimes these things can give you a helping hand, thats what its there for!

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