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Old 07-11-2010, 01:41 AM   #46
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i have a request if you are not done,
i watched your hard surface tutorial, but one thing you didnt explain was
when the mesh becomes really dense to support all the hard edges on curved surfaces,
how do you align all the vertices, do you do it by hand? every single vertices?
or do you have some tool to help you?


and if you do it by hand how do you know how much density you can handle?
i always seem to hit some spot where too many vertices becomes impossible to align

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Wait, what?
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Old 07-11-2010, 02:26 AM   #47
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He means, you start adding so many edge loops along a curve it can start to pinch/warp in places to which I'd say, yeh I manually fix stuff. You have to, unless it's a straight line and you can use the x,y,z snap tools on your selection.

Sorry about tutorial delay. Just lost a bit of time last couple of days and don't wanna sacrifice personal modeling time.

I will edit it asap. its not that amazing anyway haha.
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Old 07-11-2010, 02:48 AM   #48
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I thought so, but the wording was kinda weird.

Now get that tutorial done. Now. NOW.
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Old 07-11-2010, 05:03 PM   #49
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the relax modifier is quite handy for relaxing areas like that also.

but yeah

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ok thanks
then i think i must be missing some other piece of information ,maybe it has something to do when to not and when to redirect the polyflow to minimize edges, i will study you meshes further
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Did you ever post this tutorial?
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Well when i finished it , it had a terrible voice over and i just wasn't happy with it.
Last night I started re-recording it and it crashed camtasia after 1:20 in

Giving it another shot tonight.
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if camtasia's giving you **** try the microsoft expression encoder thing - I was very pleasantly surprised when i used it for some demos a week or two back
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Got it working now. Here's a sneak peek at what I have been doing. (hahaa have i really become a tutorial douche now? SNEAK PEAK? ****s sakeeeeeeee.)

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so, is that going to be a solid sheet with thickness and nice hard corners like i asked?
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Thats basically from the first 30 minutes. Whole thing is about 3 hours long.
I'm not going off reference and just designing it as I go so I don't really know or even care what you asked for/.
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well, I'm excited anyway.


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