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Author Topic: vessels... or sandwiches?  (Read 2785 times)

Thanos

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vessels... or sandwiches?
« on: March 25, 2008, 11:14:19 am »

Hi, I was trying to make an ancient Corinthean bireme, but I managed to create something between a sandwich and a bucket.
Does anyone know a good tutorial for making vessels (ships) ? Thanks for any help.
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lynn22

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Re: vessels... or sandwiches?
« Reply #1 on: March 25, 2008, 12:55:24 pm »

I don't know of any tutorials but there are some good photos at http://gallery.drydockmodels.com/greekbireme from model boat builders that may help you along.
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falloffalot

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Re: vessels... or sandwiches?
« Reply #2 on: March 25, 2008, 01:11:43 pm »

but I managed to create something between a sandwich and a bucket.
Ha ha ha you got any pics of what you made?
I've just got together the blue prints for a viking ship.
I was planning on using them as a reference image.

 www.mp3d.info/Anim8ortutorials/page1.html
Has a tutorial how to build a low poly helicopter using the same technique it maybe useful.
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Thanos

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Re: vessels... or sandwiches?
« Reply #3 on: March 25, 2008, 01:52:22 pm »

Thanks a lot guys
falloffalot... I have deleted the file, sorry
I meant that it was a bit... too circular for a ship XD
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Tanzim

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Re: vessels... or sandwiches?
« Reply #4 on: March 26, 2008, 08:44:56 am »

i've made a ship myself
maybe one day i right a tutorial, but what i basically did was, start of with a cube, connected the bottom points and went on from there
i used this as a reference image, might help you as well ;)
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Re: vessels... or sandwiches?
« Reply #5 on: March 27, 2008, 01:17:31 pm »

looks good :)
I could make use of it
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