By Cheryl Cabrera
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Do they have an apple shaped torso? Is it round? Is it square? What shape is their face? Do they have big ears? How about a tail? Are they male or female? Do they have any physical abnormalities? ). 5. How does your character earn a living? What is their trade or career? Are they a student? Are they a criminal? 2: Create Character Model Sheets Materials Needed: pencil 8 1⁄2" ϫ 11" paper or smaller, but no smaller than 5" ϫ 7" black and blue markers or pen and ink access to a photocopier access to a scanner Adobe Photoshop or other image editing software.
This is necessary in order to rotate in the next step. Layer Ͼ Duplicate Layer … b. Go to [Edit Ͼ Free Transform] or press (ctrl ϩ t) on the keyboard and rotate the image so that the guidelines are perfectly horizontal across the image. If your image was placed straight on the scanner, and your drawing was not crooked, this will not be necessary. Edit Ͼ Free Transform. 21 22 C h a p te r O n e c. Go to [Image Ͼ Adjustments Ͼ Levels] or press (ctrl ϩ l) on the keyboard slide by click dragging the white triangle shape to the left to set the highlights of the image and remove any dark areas.
B. In the channels box, rescale the plane according to your image dimensions from Photoshop. My image is 586 pixels ϫ 1647 pixels. 86, the ScaleZ value. 47, the ScaleY value. c. Go to [Window Ͼ Rendering Editors Ͼ Hypershade]. In the hypershade, go to [Create Ͼ Materials Ͼ Lambert]. MMB click and drag the newly created lambert material onto your NURBS plane, front_reference_plane. d. Double-click on the newly created lambert material. Rename the material side_reference_lambert. e. Click on the checkered box to the right of Color, and then click on File listed under 2D Textures.