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Old 07-03-2004, 05:08 PM   #1
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Well, here I am, back at it again after many many months of no modeling at all. I found a neat droid to model from the "Star Wars Essential Guide to Droids" book I have. Making conceptual drawings into 3D is probably what I like to do the most.

Time taken: 7 hours.
Modeled all in polygons.
Concept art by Bill Hughes and schematics by Troy Vigil.

and no..... I don't plan to texture it. At least not any time soon.
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Old 07-03-2004, 06:07 PM   #2
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Lovely... Now let's see it textured and animated
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Old 07-03-2004, 06:43 PM   #3
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Pretty neat.
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lol. Well, I don't know if I even can because I don't know what it's supposed to look like really. The conceptual drawing was only a pencil version and google doesn't have any pictures of it, so I'm out of luck. I suppose I could texture it how I think it might look, but meh..... the second I do that, someone will stick what it's really supposed to look like up somewhere. =P

Here's a question though: I'd like to take a picture of the conceptual drawing so you all can see the comparison from pencil to 3D, but I don't know if it's legal to do that because I had to pay for the book it's from. Does anyone know if I'm allowed to do this?
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Old 07-03-2004, 08:23 PM   #5
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Nice Detailing
Maybe if you gave referance to the auther then it would be ok, at least you cant be held for blatent theft.
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ahh thankyou for reminding me dragonsfire. I edited the post to include the coneptualist and schematics dudes.
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Whery nice job, will you texturate it? and animate it?
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Thankyou Ankalagon. I will probably not texture it because I don't know what the texture is supposed to look like. I rarely animate in the first place, so if and when I do animate something, I would probably want to animate something that is textured, so this droid will probably just stay as it is right now.
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jup he can wait for right moment, just find some kind of safe place for him!!!
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good polymodeling! I love the details on it! good job..
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Thanks for the replies guys. Here's a few more shots.....
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Hey budy for how long are you working in maya. you have some nice skills there!!!Have you worked in some 3d studio???
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I have been working with Maya for a year and 7 months so far I believe, so not that long really. I should have more stuff completed for my website, but I don't have enough time unfortunately. And me working in a studio? lol not quite... I'm only 18 years old. I hope to work for a studio one day though or some kind of company that creates video games or special effects or something.

thanks for the comments though. You are too kind.
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