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ScudzAlmighty
01-20-2006, 05:28 PM
Latest WIP:

http://i20.photobucket.com/albums/b236/mrsunfish/Johnas_021.jpg
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Hi. in an ongoing effort to perect this little character of mine, i've decided to re-model him yet again. the earlier versions are in the game art W.I.P forum. this time, instead of just scaling everything up a bit and moving some verts, i'll be remaking him from the ground up. i found in my older versions there was a certain "dog-ness" to him, and i really don't want him to like someones dog. anyway, here's where i'm at with the head so far:

http://i20.photobucket.com/albums/b236/mrsunfish/J2_WIP_001.jpg

and a close up of the eye area, i can't quite figure out where to put these edges without increasing the detail in the area, and i really don't think more detail will help anything
http://i20.photobucket.com/albums/b236/mrsunfish/J2_WIP_002.jpg

ScudzAlmighty
01-20-2006, 08:29 PM
k, i've rounded off the head a fair bit, though i haven't added any definition to the neck muscles, etc (see first post). i think i've almost sorted out the eye, but i'm still stuck with this little triangle:
http://i20.photobucket.com/albums/b236/mrsunfish/J2_WIP_004.jpg
i could really use some help with this bit, as well as any C&C on the model itself,

i've also added a sorta "placeholder" point for the ears and horns, but i think maybe for horns they need to be a smidge more forward and for ears a little farther back on the head

again, any C&C would be greatly appreciated
thanks!

Intervain
01-20-2006, 08:34 PM
good start :) I'd personally run these lines across the nose towards the other eye... and push some that are running from the inside of the eyes across the nose a bit up - just make the lineflaw more regular...

ScudzAlmighty
01-20-2006, 08:53 PM
the funny lines you mean? i was gonna do that initially, but i didn't really want to add the extra detail that would give me. i'll see about making the lineflow more regular though, thanks

ScudzAlmighty
01-22-2006, 04:50 AM
nearly finished the head (see first post) just have the teeth and the rest of the inside of the mouth i think,

the current version is with one level of smoothing, which i'll drop after this, it's more to get a feel for how it looks, i've also added the horns,

here's my "when is it too much?" horn test:
http://i20.photobucket.com/albums/b236/mrsunfish/J2_WIP_005.jpg

basically i had made the blue ones first and felt that there was just too much horn going on, so i made the smaller ones, then put em both together for fun

C&C would be appreciated
thanks

ScudzAlmighty
06-09-2006, 06:27 PM
while Cyrus is in UV-limbo, i thought i might post a small update here, just to say i'm still working on him

http://i20.photobucket.com/albums/b236/mrsunfish/Johnas_022.jpg
http://i20.photobucket.com/albums/b236/mrsunfish/Johnas_023.jpg
http://i20.photobucket.com/albums/b236/mrsunfish/Johnas_024.jpg

while keeping the muscle structure basically humaniod, i'm trying to find a good way to blend it into a more animal form, i don't know if i've succeded or not, but i like the way it's turned out so far.

if the proportions seem funny,
http://i20.photobucket.com/albums/b236/mrsunfish/Scale_Ref.jpg
this is the sketch i did that i felt most accurately captured the character.

JackZhang
06-10-2006, 01:10 AM
help you to get all quatz.

http://i7.photobucket.com/albums/y271/Jackzhang/helpppl.jpg

ScudzAlmighty
06-10-2006, 01:54 AM
oh cool, i actually fixed that ages(as in months) ago, but thanks all the same:thumbsup:

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