Farmhouse WIP

WIP shot of a farmhouse I am working on.

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All modelled, Textured and Rendered in Lightwave 9.6 – The plan is to get it into vue and create a full on Landscape scene.

If I can get it out of lightwave successfully I will consider putting it up for sale on Renderosity (when its finished!)

Comments, suggestions or improvements welcomed.

Multiple Bump Paths in One texture – Lightwave 9.6 Tutorial

Currently I am working on a scene with an old house, part of which is covered with plaster, the other is exposed brickwork, therefore two bump types are required in one texture. I had a number of ideas of how to do this in the Node Editor of Lightwave 9.6, however they where all pretty much useless. After a lot of frustration and searching the internet with no success I had a final try and got it to work.

Below is the method which I used, it probably isnt the most elegant method, but it works.

Firstly I will start with a cube.
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Museum Animation

As part of the MSc course im taking our group is creating a museum space with a ubiquitous computing suprise!

I am currently creating a cgi environment to help put accross our ideas in context.

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This is the first frame of a 100 frame animation, all the work here is being done in Lightwave 9.6

keen viewers may recognise some models in this museum 😛