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Terrain program / Image type / techniques ?
show user profile  Mashedpot8er
Hi all, need help on the issue of modelling terrain. usually i tidy up data in autocad then import, thern convert to editable mesh, which leaves a messy mesh. I know I've come across a few people here who have a more professional approach to terrain, maybe using other software. I'm wondering about the using height data images then somehow converting to a mesh if possible. We need to be able to cut in roads etc, so a mesh is needed at the end, unkess there is some accurate way of manipulating height data images.

I need as much info as I can get at the mo, so fire away even if it seems obvious. Cheers folks, any help will be very appreciated. Cheers.




Cad Monkey


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4/24/2008 7:13:13 AM (last edit: 4/24/2008 7:13:13 AM)
show user profile  VKotek
displace modifier, then flatten the modifier stock?
Vojtech Kotek

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4/24/2008 7:58:33 AM (last edit: 4/24/2008 7:58:33 AM)
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terragen is a landscape editor
http://www.planetside.co.uk/terragen/


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