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Old 07-11-2007, 01:33 AM   #16
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Originally posted by gster123:
The obvious movie to watch, if you can bear it, (didnt like it myself hence) would be days of thunder, lots of racing in there and lots of different camera angles to build up tension etc etc.
Yeah, Days of Thunder is a pretty crappy movie, but your right, it has alot of camera angles. That movie was on TV a couple of months ago I think. Mabe I should have watched it.


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I reckon no. 3 is a good bet, like through a helmet view, would have like a HUD kind of feel to it. But as others have mentioned, a mix of 3 and 4 could be really cool.
Time will tell which angle is best, but cheers for the suggestion.
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Sounds good THX1138, I'll be keeping an eye on this one

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Old 07-11-2007, 02:27 PM   #18
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cheers t1ck135! This project should be fun to do. I'm also going for photo real on this project. I was going for photoreal on my easter island challenge entry also, but time just wasn't with me. I wanted to put alot more into the heads and have an enviorment in with it, but I'm satisfied with how it turned out anyway, and I got 8 votes to boot. Thats not bad at all!
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I'd love to see some first results. I really like the idea.

Anything available yet ?
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Old 17-11-2007, 11:18 AM   #20
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Will have some stuff to show in a few days. I was waiting till after thanksgiving to actually start work on it. The leadup to thanksgiving at my theater is always pretty busy, and I work more hours during that time. The same thing goes for the christmas also.

Cheers for stopping by my thread !
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Old 21-11-2007, 04:19 PM   #21
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Man, have I been lazy lately. Anyway, here is a concept scene I rendered out just as a previsualization. I used and Audi and duped it a few times. This is just a start of a long series of wips. I believe I'm going to have to model the race track and stands first.
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Old 22-11-2007, 01:10 AM   #22
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were these cars modelled for the competition or r they jus 1s u made before and using them jus 2 get ur idea across? the cars look nice btw
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Old 22-11-2007, 05:46 AM   #23
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I didn't model the cars, they are just there to get the idea across. I got the car's here from the free models section.

Going to start the race track first. It's the biggest and most detailed piece.
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I'm starting to get a feel for where you are going. Can't wait to see the first lay out of the track.

Don't be too hard on yourself
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oh, this sounds cool! looking forward to seeing what you do with this.
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Cheers guys! Going to try to have some real progress up soon. Been searching for track refferences for a while.
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Old 15-12-2007, 07:30 AM   #27
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Sorry for the lack of progress guys, the holiday's have me swamped at work at my theater. Will haves ome progress to show off after the holidays are over with.
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