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{[(chizzers)]}
12-04-2005, 03:01 AM
hi everyone!..
im new to tho forum's so b nice :P
i am also new to lightwave, i have a basic knowlage of the programe
but not too much.
ok back on track!...

i want to use this image..

http://muchos.co.uk/members/chizz/angelfly.JPG

and put it as a template to work from.. im not quite sure how to do this so can someone plz help :S
also some tips on how to go about creating it would be veny nice :D

bodgy
12-04-2005, 08:01 AM
I no longer use Lightwave so this is from memory...

To use the pic as a reference - select keyboard 'd' > select Backdrop tab
The viewport will be probably the BR (Bottom Right) so select it and in the Image button drop down locate the image file.
How to go about modeling - that comes with practice - but for starters lay out a few primitives etc first and go from there (a disc for the barrel etc).

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