View Full Version : XSI: how to make "gaps" between car panels?
06-09-2004, 04:47 AM
whats the best way to make the "gaps" between car panels in softimage: XSI?
this is for Hi res car model.
what i do now is grab the edge, duplicate (ctrl+d) and pull it in the car a bit, then duplicate again and pull it in. then it sorta makes a nice sharp edge. but it just doesnt look right...
06-09-2004, 12:54 PM
I'm not sure what method you're using,but it really comes down to what the actual surface looks on close-up.
If there's a physically un-attached part,like panels,held by underhooks,then make them separate objects,it'll pay off to go as close as possible as the actual thing,from both a shading and manipulatability perspective.
06-10-2004, 12:13 PM
just search the whole entire board for cars and junk
there are a few tutorials on here
u basically bevel a bunch and make sure a few edges are close together to define the shape when its smoothed
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