SimplyMaya Forums

Welcome to the forum, feel free to ask questions here.

Home / forum / Your Work / Work In Progress / oh my dear jollyjoker
Register FAQ Members List Calendar Mark Forums Read

New Thread
 
Thread Tools
Old 23-04-2003, 03:15 PM   #1
Lestat
Registered User
 
Join Date: Apr 2003
Location: Italy
Posts: 8
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default oh my dear jollyjoker

Hi to all that's my first post on WIP.
very preliminar phase of poly head modelling of my clown-joker... i have to split poly more and more.
if anyone have some tips or opinion i will be glad.
cheers
__________________
There's No Grace, there's No Guilt, this is
The Law, Do What Thou Wilt
Lestat is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 23-04-2003, 05:18 PM   #2
Alan
Moderator
 
Alan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2002
Location: London, UK
Posts: 2,800
Thanks: 0
Thanked 5 Times in 5 Posts
Default

nice clean mesh, can we see a smoothed rendered version? Mite be able to give a better crit from that



Ps. Images of 600 width are better to post (think of the little people on 56k's)
__________________
Technical Director - Framestore

Currently working on: Your Highness

IMDB
Alan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 23-04-2003, 07:15 PM   #3
Black Robe
Registered User
 
Black Robe's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2003
Location: Scotland
Posts: 131
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Im guessing that your using the monster head tut method??? Looking good for just now, how bout a smothed person.And ditto what P_M said bout the image size.
__________________
Black_Robe

''Where do we go now?Where do we go now?...''
Black Robe is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 24-04-2003, 04:02 AM   #4
Raull
Registered User
 
Raull's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2003
Posts: 165
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

looks sweet like ur name too.. louie.
Raull is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 24-04-2003, 07:37 AM   #5
Lestat
Registered User
 
Join Date: Apr 2003
Location: Italy
Posts: 8
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

ooook i'll post a smooth version;;;
you can see i'm in a really rough phase
sorry me for the size of the image! i was chilled out by my euphoria.
Black Robe: yes i have used the tecnique: "poly the profile, split a little,(drink wine) drag some points, split more (drink more wine) etc etc like Hobbitguy told.
ps: thans Raull
__________________
There's No Grace, there's No Guilt, this is
The Law, Do What Thou Wilt
Lestat is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 24-04-2003, 07:49 AM   #6
Pony
Subscriber
 
Pony's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2003
Location: with PonysGirl
Posts: 2,573
Thanks: 0
Thanked 6 Times in 6 Posts
Default

I think the corner of the mouth is cool. gose with the nose!

PS. let me know if you would like help getting ride of the creas in the midle. You probly have it covered though.
Pony is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 24-04-2003, 08:00 AM   #7
Lestat
Registered User
 
Join Date: Apr 2003
Location: Italy
Posts: 8
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

thanks pony, about the creas in the middle i leave it for last and i thought to make a kind of bridge but if you have aparticular tecnique feel free to write it. i'm happy to learn more
next i want to finish the eye, eyebrow and forehead.. and for the last i'll go to the nose. no ear this time cause ears will be covered by a joker sadomasostyle-hat

cheers
__________________
There's No Grace, there's No Guilt, this is
The Law, Do What Thou Wilt
Lestat is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 24-04-2003, 09:08 PM   #8
Pony
Subscriber
 
Pony's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2003
Location: with PonysGirl
Posts: 2,573
Thanks: 0
Thanked 6 Times in 6 Posts
Default

If your staying in polys, move the verts that are along the creased line back away from the midle in the x direction. Move them some what away from there. You will just have to expirament to get the feal of how to get what you want. But you should have good results from the start. The key is to leave at least 1 vertix on the midle line or very close to it.. the poly mirror geo will brige the gaps nice but kepp the 2 mirrored right ware they should be, becouse of the one vertex forcing the mirrored side to the right spot. but the mirror poly ( with attach terned on .. LOL ) will bridge the gap on the rest of them.

The reson the seam is there is becouse even thought it might look like there is just one edge there when you mirror. when you smoth it dosn't treat it like that.. it treats it like there are 2 edge there.. and it puts the extra geo that makes it smoth, inbetween thoughs spots, forming a edge..

I'm probly explaining porly, I could provide pic's if needed..
Pony is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 25-04-2003, 04:29 AM   #9
Vectorman
Subscriber
 
Vectorman's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2003
Location: Framingham, MA United States
Posts: 1,112
Thanks: 0
Thanked 3 Times in 3 Posts
Default

Looking good man, keep it up.
__________________

"When you are born, you have a resposiblilty to program you're own mind, if you do not accept this responsiblilty, then the world will do it for you"
Aol Instant messenger: mrcoolbp2
Vectorman is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 28-04-2003, 09:27 AM   #10
Lestat
Registered User
 
Join Date: Apr 2003
Location: Italy
Posts: 8
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Pony you are a good guy and i find cool the tecnique.. sure if you want to send me an example pic mail here bianchi@itistheend.com
thanks
drink with class
__________________
There's No Grace, there's No Guilt, this is
The Law, Do What Thou Wilt
Lestat is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 28-04-2003, 01:28 PM   #11
Pony
Subscriber
 
Pony's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2003
Location: with PonysGirl
Posts: 2,573
Thanks: 0
Thanked 6 Times in 6 Posts
Default

ok I will as soon as I'm up tomarow..
Pony is offline   Reply With Quote
New Thread

« Previous Thread | Next Thread »

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

1 Month

$34

Month-to-month billing
$34/month
Unlimited access to all videos
Project files to download
Easy to cancel at anytime
 
 

3 months

$87

Billing every 3 months
$29/month
Unlimited access to all videos
Project files to download
Easy to cancel at anytime
Save $5 per month or $15 in total compared to monthly billing with this package.

12 months

$288

Billing every 12 months
$24/month
Unlimited access to all videos
Project files to download
Easy to cancel at anytime
Save $10 per month or $120 in total compared to monthly billing with this package.

Your plan will automatically renew. You can cancel at any time via your PayPal account to avoid being charged again.

You can view the FAQ on our video plans here. You can contact us directly here. By clicking one of the buttons above, you agree to our Terms and Privacy Policy.