Deforming and shaping objects


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Deforming and shaping objects

Creating subdivision surfaces is very easy to do for things like lamps, laptops, or even coffee cups. But sometimes you have more organic, more fun things to create, not so hard-shaped. So what I'm going to show you how to do is build just a simple cactus, and how easy it can be to create kind of a unique shape like that with a simple box and subdivisions. So from the Create tab, I'm going to choose my Box, and I'm going to click and drag out in the Top view like this. Now I've got some segments here already, but an easy way to create segments without opening the numeric panel is use your up arrow and your right arrow.

You can remove those by hitting the down arrow and the left arrow on your keyboard. Just a quick easy way to create some segments without a lot of effort and numerics. So I'll turn off the Box tool, I'll click and rotate to see my little flat polygon here, and I'll select that center polygon. Make sure here then in my Back View, I'm going to cl...

Deforming and shaping objects
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Deforming and shaping objects 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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