Correcting EPS errors


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Correcting EPS errors

I've gone ahead and loaded up the 04_02_FontBegin file. This is an Illustrator file that has been imported, and you can see that it's a very nice clean object. It's flat, however; it doesn't have a backside. And of course, we're working in a 3D animation program, so we want to be able to fly into it and put some bevels on it. So let's take this flat object and make it a 3D file. And the way I am going to do that is go to the Multiply tab. I am going to come down and choose Extrude, and in the Top view, I am just going to click and drag back.

Easy enough, got a nice 3D file but still a little bit plain. So I'll just click the Extrude tool to turn that off. Well, I want to bevel this. I want to give it some life because now that we do have a back and we have sides, well that's terrific, but we need to give it just a way for it to be highlighted as the light crosses in front of it. So what I am going to do is in Polygon mode here at the bottom of the screen, I am ...

Correcting EPS errors
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Correcting EPS errors provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by Dan Ablan as part of the LightWave 10 Essential Training

Subject:
3D + Animation
Software:
LightWave
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