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Frostie
11-05-2006, 12:18 PM
Can anyone help me out finding a decent site for finding modelling references?

I got a subscription to 3d.sk but there arent really any attractive female face references on there... So does anyone know where I can find any or whatever.

Thanks!

NR43
11-08-2006, 05:43 PM
just googled for attractive+female+face

>>this is what I got<< (http://images.google.be/images?hs=Y1r&hl=nl&client=firefox-a&rls=org.mozilla:nl:official_s&q=attractive%2Bfemale%2Bface&btnG=Zoeken&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8&sa=N&tab=wi)

ask around for beauty and fashion magazines with the women in your environment, I'm sure they'll have some with nice faces. If not go to a perfume store or clothing store or something and collect some brochures

Plenty of ways to find recourses ;)
hope it helps

Rebeccak
11-08-2006, 05:57 PM
Frostie,

There are a few attractive female references, keep changing your search parameters on 3D.sk and you should find them. :)

You can also go to www.characterdesigns.com / photosets.

Frostie
11-08-2006, 06:45 PM
Thanks alot everyone! Thing is on 3d.sk I dont get any results for attractive and quite a few synomyms... I will try a couple more but anyway suggestions before I take out the thesaurus?? :D

Rebeccak
11-08-2006, 07:01 PM
Heh, I would just enter the broadest possible parameters. ;)

culpin
11-08-2006, 09:28 PM
http://www.virtualpose.net/ check that out...

Frostie
11-09-2006, 12:56 PM
That virtual pose looks really good! But i dont know wether it has what im needing... I need face references from the front, perspective and side for 3d modelling.

Still not getting anything in 3d.sk searches, do you need a account to search? Because im getting nothing without one! Sorry for being a pain in the ass :D

Rebeccak
11-09-2006, 12:59 PM
Frostie,

Lol, I thought you had an account. :D Yes, you need an account to get anywhere - there are free samples on the site, but the true depth of the site is reserved for paying members. It's relatively inexpensive - $14 or so for a month, in which you can download as much content as you wish. There is simply TONS of reference on the site, including attractive men and women and orthographic views, searchable by different parameters. Definitely worth signing up for.

Frostie
11-09-2006, 02:40 PM
Sorry, you misunderstood me. I had a 3d.sk Account about 3 months ago, but I didnt come across any attractive references while I had it, so I downloaded a few and didnt renew the account. If I can actually get a attractive reference or 2 then I wouldnt mind re-subscribing.

ref3d
05-04-2007, 11:58 PM
(http://www.reference3d.com)www.reference3d.com (http://www.reference3d.com/)also has reference material available for download. If you donít see what you are looking for send us an e-mail and we'll try to capture it during our capture sessions.

Also feed back on how to provide better reference is always appreciated.

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