LC #42 Pipers Alley

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06-14-2006, 03:35 AM
I discovered this challenge a little late so I don't know how much I will be able to finish. Here's what I've got so far.

06-14-2006, 03:52 AM

Well you have until Friday, so good luck!


06-17-2006, 12:28 PM
Here's a little more work done. I lost a day thanks to several thousand files getting accidentally deleted, so I didn't want to use the comp for anything until I finished "resurrecting" them.

06-17-2006, 05:08 PM
Just thought I'd share more technical details in case anyone's interested.

Modeled in Lightwave 9.0 using a lot of LWCAD.
Currently 92,221 polygons
HDRI lightng
4m12s for distant shot
6m14s for close-up

06-18-2006, 08:32 PM
I was just looking thru the rules again and realised that I missed some of it, I didn't pay them much mind at fist since I didn't think I'd be finished anything in time thanks to starting so late. Anyway, Here's an ortho of the front:

and full res images

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