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Post by EvilGrins » Mon Oct 14, 2013 7:57 pm

I hve a thread on this forum, somewhere, for my own skins. There's a 'Screenshots' thread for people to post their own projects but those are mainly just maps. When someone started to post their own work to my skins thread it occured to me there wasn't a currently active thread for other people's skinning work.

Yeah, there's a whole skinning section but I thought an actually current thread might be nice.

Post any and all skinning work, either stuff you've already done or projects you've got coming, here.

On a related note, I just finished a project for someone else · http://www.unrealfuzz.com/forums/viewto ... 2877#p2877
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Post by papercoffee » Tue Oct 15, 2013 11:14 pm

Thread is sticky... wash your hands after posting!!

Post your WIP skins ...now!!!

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Post by fudgonaut » Wed Oct 30, 2013 8:03 am

Reworking my very first skin (circa 13 years ago) from scratch.

Most of the detail & alignment is done.
Started on the shadow/lighting.
Then eventually on to color and weathering.

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Post by papercoffee » Wed Oct 30, 2013 2:10 pm

Can only see a banner from Flickr ..."This image or video is currently unavailable." :(

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Post by fudgonaut » Wed Oct 30, 2013 3:27 pm

Argh! I moved the picture off of flickr...does the image work now?

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Post by papercoffee » Wed Oct 30, 2013 3:53 pm

Now does it work ...nice work so far.
Do me a favor and keep this white skin as variant available. I like it. :tu:

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Post by fudgonaut » Wed Oct 30, 2013 7:38 pm

Thanks!

I can branch off a copy before I get to the weathering and coloration, and create 'new' and 'used' versions.

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Post by EvilGrins » Wed Oct 30, 2013 7:51 pm

papercoffee wrote:Do me a favor and keep this white skin as variant available. I like it. :tu:
A variant on paper's variant: for the white one, i'd recommend team coloring on the separated sections. By which I mean the chest area, those bits on the upper thighs and lower calves...

...basically the parts that have rivets in them, make those parts for team colors.

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Post by fudgonaut » Wed Oct 30, 2013 10:27 pm

i'd recommend team coloring on the separated sections.
Yep! That was their purpose in the first version, so it shall be in the remake.


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Post by papercoffee » Fri Nov 01, 2013 10:17 pm

fudgonaut is creating a new version. Diesel MK II

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Post by fudgonaut » Sun Nov 03, 2013 1:34 am

Progress update:

Added more detail - although inevitable detail loss due to reducing textures to 256x256
Darkened it overall - it was washed out with the white highlights
Fist pass on team color

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Next steps:

Tweak luminosity & detail
Tweak team colors
Details for the weathered version

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Post by fudgonaut » Sun Nov 03, 2013 11:48 pm

Adjusted lighting & team color
Added weathering

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Still a few more details to work out, but almost there...

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Post by papercoffee » Mon Nov 04, 2013 12:01 am

I like the weathering on the team-color parts but on the violet-grey one does it look too generic.

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Post by fudgonaut » Mon Nov 04, 2013 8:33 am

papercoffee wrote:the violet-grey one does it look too generic.
That's what I've been thinking. I'm trying a military/olive drab base paint instead of grey-ish metal.

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