Help for Beginner

Become a member of the CGSociety

Connect, Share, and Learn with our Large Growing CG Art Community. It's Free!

THREAD CLOSED
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  04 April 2002
Help for Beginner


I'm new in game the developement, we just formed our new group. And now I still have few questions of modeling low poly objects. We will use of course DirectX 8, but I don't know if I need to transfer my objects (I use Lightwave 7) in trinagles, I have plugin for transfering objects directly to .x files and they look ok in D3DX Viewer.
Does anybody can help me whit this:

Can I use polygons with more than 3 or 4 points
Can I use bump maps
Can I use reflections
Can I use ilumination
Smoothing the surface
and rest of great effect in Lightwave

Please help the new guy.

PS. what is meaning of WIP? :-/
__________________
Sadistiko
Lowcost Linux hosting:
http://adpgroup.hr
*Almost Done Productions*
 
  04 April 2002
http://www.lwg3d.org/cgi-bin/ultima...c&f=17&t=000003
A tutorial on lowpolymodeling in Lightwave

It all depends on how your renderengine works
But it is a good strategy to convert all you models to triangles.
Does it support bumpmaps?
How does it add reflections?
How does it add illumination?
Do it support smoothing?

And WIP stand for Work In Progress
I hope it helped
 
  04 April 2002
So, everithing is posible :-)

Thanx for link

I will send some models later, it will be space strateg/manager game.
__________________
Sadistiko
Lowcost Linux hosting:
http://adpgroup.hr
*Almost Done Productions*
 
  01 January 2006
Thread automatically closed

This thread has been automatically closed as it remained inactive for 12 months. If you wish to continue the discussion, please create a new thread in the appropriate forum.
__________________
CGTalk Policy/Legalities
Note that as CGTalk Members, you agree to the terms and conditions of using this website.
 
Thread Closed share thread



Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
CGSociety
Society of Digital Artists
www.cgsociety.org

Powered by vBulletin
Copyright 2000 - 2006,
Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Minimize Ads
Forum Jump
Miscellaneous

All times are GMT. The time now is 04:02 AM.


Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.