Maya Training

Creating characters In Maya and Zbrush

Maya Training

Creating character renders in Maya 2017 and Arnold

Maya Training

Spach-Alspaugh House the complete courseware
You are here > Home > SimplyMaya Community Forums

Welcome to Simply Maya

Please Sign in or Sign up for an account

Member Login

Lost your password?

Not a member yet? Sign Up!

Old 16-04-2008, 12:30 PM   #1
Registered User
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Massachusetts
Posts: 4
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Curving a Flat Surface

I'm trying to model a CRT monitor, what is the best way to make the screen shape/curve? What is the best way to take that single flat surface, and curve it?

Thanks alot
... I'm new here...
"There are no kinda dumb questions, only stupid people who ask really dumb questions."
Faction is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 16-04-2008, 01:41 PM   #2
Registered User
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Denmark
Posts: 30
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts

well i will use deformers first one way and then the other way, i will use the bend deformer under nonliner ...

but i dont know if that is the best way
loonitun is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 17-04-2008, 01:23 AM   #3
starjsjswars's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: IL
Posts: 1,052
Thanks: 1
Thanked 2 Times in 2 Posts

I just ploy model it then convert to sub-ds
A great mod for Jedi academy

Computer Rig-

64-bit vista
23.5 inch LCD + a 19 inch
Q6600 intell qaud
4 gigs of ddr2 ram
8800GTS 512 video card @700mhz
starjsjswars is offline   Reply With Quote

A little bit about who we are
Links you might find useful
Catch up with SimplyMaya
SimplyMaya specialises in Maya tutorials. We offer over 1,000 individual Maya training videos, ranging from basic Maya tutorials through to intermediate Maya tutorials. Our tutorials are created by instructors with industry experience and are designed to get you up and running in Maya quickly without making it seem like hard work.

Copyright © 1999-2017 SimplyMaya - vBulletin® Copyright © 2000-2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.