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TDP40oz
02-14-2007, 07:45 PM
I am currently learning how to model realistic cars in Maya. I understand that I need to use image planes, but if a client wants a certain car, where do I find those exact orthographic views of the top, side front etc. for that car in order to make my image planes?

SwarM22
02-14-2007, 10:40 PM
I go to www.suurland.com (http://www.suurland.com/) to get vehicle blurprints. Theres tons of different car types and vehicle types.

If what you need isnt there you can always google "car name" modelsheet or blueprints

TDP40oz
02-14-2007, 11:39 PM
Wow thanks swarm22 that's a great site for future reference.

But the car i'm looking for isn't there. I need a 2000-2005 chevrolet corvette. I even tried google and I can't find and great orthographic views. Any other ideas?

Thanks

TDP40oz
02-14-2007, 11:50 PM
Ok I found this site.

www.the-blueprints.com

Alot of stuff there.

scrimski
02-14-2007, 11:55 PM
Try http://www.smcars.net/

Do not rely on blueprints only, they are often not very exactly, be sure to get lots of photo references.

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