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stone effect
show user profile  azdarkiuc

im trying to make a stone and would like to get the edges to look non even like this pic here:

is there a tutorial some one can link me to please.

im trying ot do it myself by making a rectangle and then i dont know what modifier to add to it,am i thinking right to get a stone effect?

thank you.
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12/21/2011 1:05:56 PM (last edit: 12/21/2011 1:05:56 PM)
show user profile  DannyMax
take a look at the displacement mod that should get you on the right path :)

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12/21/2011 2:53:20 PM (last edit: 12/21/2011 2:53:20 PM)
show user profile  K-tonne

bit mudboxy but there's a stone tut that you'll get something out of i think

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12/21/2011 4:23:56 PM (last edit: 12/21/2011 4:23:56 PM)
show user profile  azdarkiuc
hello there k-tonne

yes thats the perfect stone,thats the tutorial i saw and followed,with the only exeption that the stone really too distorted,i would like for it to be more rectangular and not so can i get it to look more rectangular??

thank you.
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12/22/2011 12:43:14 AM (last edit: 12/22/2011 12:43:14 AM)
show user profile  K-tonne
i'd try adding a ffd modifier after the first cellular map goes on- that is of course if adjusting the cellular map doesn't work

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12/22/2011 12:54:59 AM (last edit: 12/22/2011 12:54:59 AM)
show user profile  azdarkiuc
a ffd is that abbreviation of an effect in the modyfier list?
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12/22/2011 1:17:58 AM (last edit: 12/22/2011 1:17:58 AM)
show user profile  azdarkiuc
this is the stone effect im more after

see its more rectangular in shape.
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12/22/2011 1:18:40 AM (last edit: 12/22/2011 1:18:40 AM)
show user profile  K-tonne
nah- ffd is a modifier
there's ffd sphere, cylinder and box with two below them that has user defined parameters
it sets up a grid that you can modify which in turn modifies the underlying mesh

ok- then back off the spherify modifier- put it to far less than 100% or just don't use it at all

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12/22/2011 1:23:59 AM (last edit: 12/22/2011 1:23:59 AM)
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