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Old 12-05-2009, 10:06 PM   #1
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I made this one in Max back in 2003 and it looks OK I guess. Now I'm doing it from scratch again aiming for more realism.



I've completed the modeling except for the back and bottom.
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Old 13-05-2009, 03:16 AM   #2
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if you dont mind me asking where did you learn to use maxwell as in any tutorials you could point me at your results are amazing
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Old 13-05-2009, 03:25 AM   #3
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DB your product visualization and hard surface modeling (and rendering) skills are superb!

Another great start to what is certain to be a jaw dropping project.
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ctbram, thanks for you kind words

anasasis, I didn't do any special tutorials for Maxwell. The manual is pretty god so I read that and I also read a lot on Maxwell's forum.

I modelled the back. So just the bottom left to do and maybe some minor tweaks, then it's on to textuering and materials.
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Very nice modeling (as usual). I like the blue clay. I know it's juts for previews sake.... but hey

Everything is looking nice and smooth.

Looking forward to seeing the renders.

I was thinking about picking up a copy of Vray or Maxwell, can't quite decide which. I'm starting to think that vray seems most apt when it comes to interior/architectural visualizations... and Maxwell seems to cover (well) everything else.... (correct if wrong) .


Anyway, nice work.
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are all those little indents and holes actual geometry (well i assume the holes are at most)? if so can i see the wires?
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cheers DJbLAZER
Just roughly what is the time on your renders thanx heaps for the heads up on the forums and the manual
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Chirone: Yes, everything is modeled, no bump or displacement on the renders, just a plain lambert.

anasasis: These was about 30 mins... but the render time heavily depends on the complexity on the materials and scene. But usually you get a good looking 640x480 image in 1-2 hours.

Mayaniac: Maxwell does phenomenal interiors aswell. Haven't tried V-ray but my guess is that it's probably a lot faster but needs more work to get a good looking render.
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Some material tests
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ah, wow, that's really cool!

wow...30 minutes for a render with a simple scene... i don't have the patience for such things so my hat goes off to you and anyone who uses maxwell this well

what did you do to get the gold material?
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A couple of minutes is good for test renders though.

For the gold shader I took the chrome shader and modified the colors.
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nice work dude.........
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So... I'm back after alomst two years

The textures are done, now on to the materials.

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Hey, welcome back. That looks really sweet.
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hey been a while are you still using maxwell for this
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