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Old 08-06-2010, 10:43 PM   #1
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Just started my work in progress, just wondering does the the hand look ok...I am thinking more of the spaces between the fingers??

Ideally I want to rig the character and animate afterwards it is in its low poly stages at present ?
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Hi silverspawn
I dont know if you are going to model this totaly in maya but if so you should have a bit more polys, each finger having six sides not four and you thumb should be at the side of the hand........dave

Edit:sorry did not answer you question I think it will be a case what detail you need to animate you scene
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Old 08-06-2010, 11:16 PM   #3
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Yes this will be totally modelled in maya, sorry the shot is a little poor, the character is in his block stages at ther moment, so there is no detail at all, the fingers do actually have 6 sides is just the angle I have took the shot.....but I will gladly post more shot as and when I add more detail

Just want to make sure I am going about this in the right way...so there is no odd creases when I hopefully get round to animate it .

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Old 08-06-2010, 11:20 PM   #4
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This is what I have so far
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Looks good for blocking. Make sure you use references though. This is also a good place to start taking a look into how you want your edge loops to flow, as you see, at the moment the shoulders are only being defined by one edge.

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Hiya Jason. Good to see you on here again. It's been a while. Keep up the good work

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Thanks guys

there is reference pics I am using I just dont diplsy them in my perspective mode, I will be cracking on with it over the weekend so hopefully have some things else to show beginning of the week

@ben

Thnaks its just the start hoping to make progress...Hey I have still got those things to send you I just have been so busy with uni and work and a lot of travelling...if you send me your addy I will get them in the post to you has I have finished uni now

How your progress going ?

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Just did a little more yesterday, mainly on the head. What do you guys think so???

Be easy

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Looking good, looks like you have a poly with more than 4 side hope you dont mind but add a fix (add edge in green, delete edge in red), try making poly with four sides if you can............dave
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Thanks Dave

Did not notice till you pointed it out...but followed what you added and corrected it

I willpost more as it develops
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I was doing a head model a little while back and was help with head proportions dont know if this is of any help........dave

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Check out the topology thread sticky at the top of this forum.

There are lots of examples of topology and edge lay out in there that should get you going.

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Hi silverspawn. I'll do a paintover for you tonight once I find my tablet.
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Thanxs nextdesign that will be helpful, but in the mean time here is a small update
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