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Ingurum
12-30-2004, 12:32 PM
Hija


working on this here(right).. i decided to refine it a bit and so i created the one left

it kinda looks to me more human less stylised but what do u think is more appropropriate?

http://www.ingurum.ch/rw/darkelf6.jpg
thanks, Ingurum

LordDubu
12-30-2004, 01:23 PM
Very nice start. I seriously love the eyebrows. Remind me of old-skool kung fu movies. Very good definition for such low poly work.

the_podman
12-30-2004, 02:50 PM
That's some very clean work on the face. Looks great. Always envious of ppl that can model faces acurately from comp art. It's not an easy task.

-pod

Ingurum
12-30-2004, 06:09 PM
thanks guys!

but which fits more? the left or the right?

JasonHall
12-30-2004, 06:16 PM
If you are trying to follow the concept drawing pretty closely, then I'd go with the one on the right. It is a much more angular face. It looks darker.

Ingurum
12-30-2004, 09:07 PM
mkay thanks guys!!

Ingurum
12-31-2004, 02:56 PM
small update, i tried to unwrapp it ... recycled an old faceskin.. it wont stay like that i think .. workin on the ear atm

http://www.ingurum.ch/rw/darkelf9.jpghttp://www.ingurum.ch/rw/darkelf10.jpg

Ceccotti
12-31-2004, 03:30 PM
Its looking Good I just got one question. How are you making those hard edges?..are you using smoothing groups or a different way please tell me.

Ingurum
12-31-2004, 05:03 PM
jupp simply smoothing groups

Ceccotti
12-31-2004, 05:16 PM
Thought so thanks.

tonll
01-01-2005, 05:53 AM
for a dark elf it has a little too much of looking like a human. i actually prefer the one on the right cuz of the sunken and longer thinned out face. so when you did out the texturing later as shown (as in the colouring), the only thing that hints its an elf is the ear. otherwise it juz looks human to me. or is that the way you wanted it to be? you might also want to do adjustments to make the ear tip more vertical instead of flat behind horizontally. juz a few views on my side. =) but other than that. the progress is pretty good. cant wait to see how it looks like when its finished.

Ingurum
01-01-2005, 12:06 PM
jupp i know the hair suck.. but i have no graphics tablet...

http://www.ingurum.ch/rw/darkelf13.jpg

Ingurum
01-01-2005, 06:00 PM
again small color changes
http://www.ingurum.ch/rw/darkelf15.jpg
http://www.ingurum.ch/rw/darkelf14.jpg

Ceccotti
01-01-2005, 06:15 PM
Looking good. For the hair I sugest using the eraser tool at 100% on the very ends of the hair then using one around 70% to just give it a lil more shape so it doesnt look like a straight edge. Its really awesome other then that and please post the texture maps and can you please make a tutorial on how to paint a face.

dpizzle
01-01-2005, 07:38 PM
very nice
i like the style very much, but his hair does need a little work.

would you mind posting the wire ?
i am working on a goblin head and having a ton of trouble with the flow of the mesh.

anyway, looking good.

dp

Ingurum
01-01-2005, 07:46 PM
jupp the hair ^^

well i got a small prob with my max maybe someone know how to fix that display artifacts.. from distance it looks solid, but the closer i go the more it has probs with the order of display.. or so ^^

http://www.ingurum.ch/rw/darkelf16.jpg

Ingurum
01-01-2005, 08:20 PM
and the texturemap... i m still learning unwrapping so its not very efficient..
http://www.ingurum.ch/rw/texmap.jpg

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