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blakbird
04 April 2008, 04:33 AM
Levent Göçer is entered in the "Uplift Universe Challenge" update: View Challenge Page (http://features.cgsociety.org/challenge/uplift_universe/view_entries.php?challenger=15332)

Latest Update: Work In Progress: acayip
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blakbird
04 April 2008, 04:34 AM
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Roughly the STORYBOARD.

blakbird
04 April 2008, 12:09 PM
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Reaction Forces designs

blakbird
04 April 2008, 06:10 PM
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Character sketches

blakbird
04 April 2008, 09:43 AM
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Wireframe appearance

blakbird
04 April 2008, 09:44 AM
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Overall appearance style.

blakbird
05 May 2008, 09:13 AM
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Proposed background color schemes for the planet.

blakbird
06 June 2008, 03:03 PM
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Spaceship

blakbird
06 June 2008, 03:05 PM
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Spaceship about to complete

blakbird
06 June 2008, 06:58 PM
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o oops
I have sent an image before i tell the happenings here and the recent development.

I have changed the story just because of the tight schedule and it seems i cant complete the previous story. But i liked the idea behind it and i am planning to do it later.

New story simply tells the story of a planet exploration, which spoiled by a mistake of the explorers. They bring some spores and seeds accidentally to a new mining planet, then these spores locate and grow and regretfully some seeds belong to some kind of small carnivore plants. But new minerals and climate helps them grow bigger and bigger than they become some human eaters!!!

Story is basic as you see, and hereby the aliens are -plants!-.

Not so original but certainly original for this challenge i think. Infact i dont prefer to use famous "grey" kind aliens or "alien" kind aliens :)

I am thinking of using a "RETRO" style sci-fi appearance like as if it was between 50's and 70's in general. I like them much. Pulp Sci-Fi comics were dominating the area in my childhood, i read much at those times.

You know those rocket ships and pipsqueak lazer guns ... :))

Anyway, lets continue to submit.

blakbird
06 June 2008, 07:02 PM
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“pioneers discovered a new mining planet, but they dont aware of the hijackers!”

blakbird
06 June 2008, 07:03 PM
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Character - “ 10 million tonnes of varium crystals!!!”

Crowd at space base ”..hurrah…!”

blakbird
06 June 2008, 07:05 PM
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Astronaut - "these fungus colony werent here, when we came"

blakbird
06 June 2008, 07:06 PM
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Woman - "they are growing so fast!!"

Scientist - "these plants are from planet Gandor and i think we brought the spores, unintendedly”

blakbird
06 June 2008, 07:07 PM
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Miner - "hans, send the ATV buggy... crystals piled, over..."

blakbird
06 June 2008, 07:11 PM
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dangerous times

blakbird
06 June 2008, 07:20 PM
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Base infiltrated

blakbird
06 June 2008, 07:22 PM
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Base under attack

blakbird
06 June 2008, 07:25 PM
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proposed astronaut suit (approximately)

blakbird
06 June 2008, 07:28 PM
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I preferred this kind of "cartoon" material to support the "retro" appearance. Cartoon material is produced with "falloff" maps of 3Dmax's own standart material.

blakbird
06 June 2008, 07:29 PM
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Same kind of materials are also OK for the planet environment. Here is a test screen.

blakbird
06 June 2008, 07:31 PM
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Sketch of the spaceship

blakbird
06 June 2008, 07:33 PM
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Space truck

blakbird
06 June 2008, 05:06 AM
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main character's progress

blakbird
06 June 2008, 07:39 PM
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The weaponry of the "short movie".
Two laser weapons.
Of course the style is "retro".

blakbird
06 June 2008, 05:01 AM
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hero face

blakbird
06 June 2008, 05:04 AM
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Astronaut/cosmonaut/spaceman whatever it is completed

blakbird
06 June 2008, 06:34 AM
It became apparant that it might not be completed until today even though the given extra week, i gave it up sunday evening.

I am sorry to not join to the finalists. However i hope i complete that one later and show it with the other similar video projects of mine altogeteher in my website soon.

Now the only thing i can do is watching the finalists and saying let the best wins. :)

Bye for now.

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