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Old 07-02-2006, 06:31 AM   #1
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Question how do i make text 3D

How do i make 3D text, does anyone know where i can find a tutorial or can someone just tell me how to start making text 3D

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Old 07-02-2006, 08:01 AM   #2
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There's a text tool somewhere that creates text outlines in curves. From there you just loft/extract/whatever to give it depth. I can't remember where it is, and I haven't got Maya open, but have a look in the Create menu or one of the NURBS ones as the curves are NURBS curves as far as I remember...
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its under the create menu
also u could use bevel plus to make the txt 3d
this will allow u to round of edges easier and makes the txt look a lot smoother
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