Roughing up a cube but ever so slightly

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Old 02 February 2013   #1
Roughing up a cube but ever so slightly

I'm scratching my head (my new C4D head) trying to figure out if there is a way to rough up a cube shape just ever so slightly. I want to make a hedge out of a cube shape and texture it with a hedge image. I could make a displacement map out of the texture image, but I haven't done that yet, so I was wondering if there was a way of going this in C4D without using displacement.
 
Old 02 February 2013   #2
Have toy tried the set point value in the mesh, commands menu..

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Old 02 February 2013   #3
Thanks Lee, that's greyed out for me.
Would Displacer work? I looked in the Help file and I can't see how to do anything with it.
 
Old 02 February 2013   #4
Just looking at your reel, Lee. Very impressive. All on C4D?
 
Old 02 February 2013   #5
yes.. all c4d most with varyc4d, thanks..

You need to be in either point/edge or polygon mode and the cube must be collapsed. in htat it is not a privative.

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Old 02 February 2013   #6
I had hit 'C', but hadn't used selected any of the poly tools you describe. Now that I have, it seems like an incredibly useful manipulator. So long as I make many segments beforehand, otherwise it won't look like a natural hedge.

But I guess a few more ploys is quicker to render than a displacement map. Or maybe I'm wrong.
 
Old 02 February 2013   #7
have you seen
http://www.c4dzone.com/en/shop/plug...dge-1-0-143.htm

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Old 02 February 2013   #8
Er...insane! Thanks dude!
 
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