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Old 22-03-2005, 12:26 AM   #1
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i want to know what way is best for texturing models.
Do u just stick with Maya or 3ds max or can u use photoshop, what do u receomend?

please and thanx
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Old 22-03-2005, 01:25 AM   #2
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Default Re: whats best for texturing

Originally posted by Myth2k5
i want to know what way is best for texturing models.
Do u just stick with Maya or 3ds max or can u use photoshop, what do u receomend?

please and thanx
maya's 3d paint is not good enough to make good textures, as a matter fact i would never use it to texture.
but if you have not yet textured anything, photoshop or gimp or paint .NET [ http://www.eecs.wsu.edu/paint.net/ ] is a good way to start. knowing how to properly lay out UVs for poly meshes is also a plus.
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Old 22-03-2005, 03:18 AM   #3
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photoshop is a bretty good start for textures.............
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