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Old 05-08-2010, 11:52 AM   #1
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Hey guys

Anyone fancy a challenge? Thinking of creating a character, something like a horror style. New and or existing from movies, games or your mind.

What do you guys think?

If theses enough people that fancy it I'll set it up

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I will watch...horror sounds cool mate
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How long would it be Steve and what restrictions............dave
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Why not give it a go bullet?

Not too sure Dave, two months, no software restrictions? Can be a bust or whole character?
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Originally posted by gster123

...two months, no software restrictions? Can be a bust or whole character?
I might give it a go... seeing as my last comp fell through before we finished. But I don't have a reason not to finish a new project. Plus it'll probably get me back on the boards.

I have a few ideas for a Silent Hill style character.

If people don't feel too confident about entering to create a full character, then a bust would suffice. Or maybe if a base mesh was provided for those who would like that aid. Then they could just sculpt something up.
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Old 05-08-2010, 01:41 PM   #6
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Challenges are fun. Me and TwistedDraggon33 (I think thats his name on here) are doing a challenge....should probably post it up in the challenge forum. If anyone still goes in there....
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how about a lighting and rendering challenge? it could be a lot easier for people to participate in if they have other commitments.

we could use a model from turbosquid.
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Yes, a challenge would be very cool. I just might join in...
However, I do feel that the majority of competitions in the past year or so have been character modelling, which is fine, but like hammer, I think a different topic would be fun as well. My 2c.
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How's about a character challenge this time (for old times sake!) then a texturing, lighting and rendering challenge after that?

I'll dig out my 3D world CD's and put a scene together with the free models for the next one.

OR

If people are more into the rendering give me a couple of weeks to get a scene together.

The main thing is we need people to actually enter the challenge.
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Fair enough, when do we start?
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First of all I would like to have numbers of people who are up for it.
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I'll have a go.
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I would love to gster BUT

1: I cant model very well at all
2: I certainly cant model organics
3: I dont have the time ATM mate....I havent touched Maya in nearly 2 weeks. The model I am doing for the inner city estate (I posted in here somewhere, Real World Modelling) is taking its toll.

I have still a way to go on that one....I did get the head tutorial so WHEN I get time I can get used to trying it.

I really would like to but Im so tired ATM with this current project...and I mean tired.

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Go on, Go on, Go on, Go on, (father Ted).Bullet you would learn alot more by doing one of these because you have to learn new things but you actually learn them insted of following a tutorial..........hope you join in dave

Edit:Im talking if the time limit is two months, I do understand that time is limited but the leap in modelling you would gain and understanding
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Yeah, I can't model organics at all either (well, haven't really tried much at least) but if you're super tired and tied up with other projects, well, that's understandable.
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