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12 December 2001, 08:10 AM


Here's a little character created for a school assignment. Most of the time was spent on the skeleton and deformations. Software used was Maya Unlimited 4.0

He needs some minor refinements and a proper environment.

12 December 2001, 08:33 AM
Now he is one hell of a cool looking character :) Great work nice pose too! Nothing to crit

12 December 2001, 09:41 AM
Great work! All you need now is a disco ball and one of those disco light up dance floors! He reminds me of the guy with the goldfish tank shoes in "I'm gonna git you sucka!" ahh, great movie...

12 December 2001, 10:35 AM
thanx for the positive feedback! I think i might try maya fur for the hair, but i fear that it might be too realistic compared to the rest of the character. I'll check out some possibilities..

12 December 2001, 01:17 PM
That dude is freakin hillarious. What a character! I cant wait to see him move. I dont know about the fur idea, he looks awesome the way he is. Just get that hair to jiggle or bounce a little when he moves. He sort of reminds me of a video game character, the huge afro guy in that boxing game. 'Rumble' something. I cant remember.

Nice character.


12 December 2001, 01:23 PM
good freakin job bud. makes me wanna dance.

how long did it take?

12 December 2001, 02:30 PM
Very very cool. Nice eyebrows :D

12 December 2001, 04:02 PM
He sure has loads of personality. I can definately envision him in motion. Great stuff.

12 December 2001, 09:23 AM
i'm very glad people like him:)
I'll probably keep him as he his and focus on some animation instead.

The modeling was done in a few hours. I put a lot of time into his skeleton and tweeking the deformations though. Since this is my first character setup with Maya, it took some extra time to get it right. I worked part time on this dude for a couple of weeks, most of the time was spent on learning the technical aspects of maya.

12 December 2001, 10:03 AM
its excellent !

i have no crits

12 December 2001, 12:09 PM
Nice one, canīt really say anything else.

12 December 2001, 01:37 PM
Excellent, luv it ! Maybee a little tweak on the eyes' specular ?

12 December 2001, 05:30 PM
Great work, I appreciate seeing the work posed also. If I had to make some type of nit picky criticism it would be to recommend removing the peace emblem. The disco era wasn't real big on mixing the paraphernalia of the preceding hippy era.

12 December 2001, 08:40 AM
just great ... make use of bump feature :)

12 December 2001, 10:38 AM
good work !!

cool ~~~~

12 December 2001, 12:31 PM
pimp daddy's on a roll...... :p

remember this song?
Everybody was Kung Fu Fighting
Those kids were fast as lightning
In fact it was a little bit frightening
But they fought with expert timing

retro disco...

rock!rock!rockzzzzzzz! :D

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