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Old 03-12-2002, 08:29 PM   #1
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Any suggestions for an easy way to emboss text into a plaque?

I'm after a chiselled look.
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Old 03-12-2002, 09:37 PM   #2
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could try polygon booleans.
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i agree with the boolean, but for chisled look you might want to use a photo editor and bump map it.
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