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Aljoker
01-28-2004, 07:34 AM
hi photoshop people,

i hope everybody are fine.

so, i want to learn photoshop to create my texture for my 3D models.

tell you the truth i faced alot of problems to create a good texture.

so, could anyone help me to understand how to make a good textur using photoshop.

i tried this tutorials, but i found it hard to understand.

http://www.secondreality.ch/tutorials/materials/wornmetal/wornmetal.html

any help. :blush:

maxFX
01-28-2004, 04:22 PM
A good way to start texturing metal is to photograph it using a film or digital camera and then editing/mixing in ps.
I find myself compositing a metal texture from 3-4 other sources.If you dont have a camera or you are lazzyyyy....
try this link, i am sure it will suit all your material needs.

http://www.imageafter.com :shrug:

Happy texturing!:thumbsup:

Aljoker
01-29-2004, 04:01 AM
hi maxFX

but, do you know a good tut for editing or mixing pictures ???

i think there is one but i dont remember the site

thanks for help

anim8r3d
01-29-2004, 05:23 AM
What kind of editing are you intending to do to the image? Depending on what you want to do, there are lots of tutorials out there... For example, are you just interested in making it dirtier, or do you want it to be able to repeat seamlessly, or rusty... the possibilities are endless.

Aljoker
01-29-2004, 05:33 AM
i want it to be like these people

http://www.cgtalk.com/showthread.php?threadid=117220

http://www.cgtalk.com/showthread.php?threadid=92108

and specially this one
http://www.cgnetworks.com/gallery/index.php?category=1


this is my model which i want to do the texture for.

http://img5.photobucket.com/albums/v15/CGDream/SHOOT10.jpg

thanks for help guys.

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