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Old 14-08-2011, 05:29 PM   #1
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Default Free Friday Tutorial #10 Bevel vs Smooth

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An informative short tutorial on bevel and smoothing in Maya 2012 with some tips for hard surface modeling.
Many thanks to Rick for creating it!
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Nice one Rick...........dave

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Nicely done again Rick

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I really found it very useful..!! Thankyou
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Nice one. Learned a lot!
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If you are trying to save polycount on render-time by using lower segment vals, don't you run into issues with UV mapping and any other history? It seemed like that was a proposed benefit of using bevel with history on, but it sounds dangerous.
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thanks Rick, very interesting stuff, always liked the bevel option, but didn't realize object was lighter [vs smooth ] as a result, cheers...
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