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Old 07-05-2014, 09:09 AM   #1
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Curvature map for hipoly model

How can I create a curvature map for a hipoly model? Do I need a lowpol model for this?
 
Old 07-17-2014, 06:17 PM   #2
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What software (3d and renderer) are you using?

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What software (3d and renderer) are you using?

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3ds max and Vray mainly. Could be mental ray as well, if possible for those needs.
 
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Here's the technique I use: http://www.neilblevins.com/cg_educa...ex_map_wear.htm Wish there was a built in curvature map, but this technique works in a pinch.

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Thank you. Just curious, if you use smoothing groups for fast smoothing results in turbosmooth? It works really well.
 
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