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Sphax Texturing Tutorials

Posted: 08 Mar 2014, 01:29
by Sillyman34
I am creating some texturing tutorials for you guys that are having a little bit of trouble. I will show details on the techniques and ways to get ultimate sphax textures. You may have already seen sparksters tutorials, mine are going to expand on his.

This is the channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/TheSillyman34

Photoshop Tools(See first if first time texturing): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Asl4XhdXY84

Ep#1 Texturing: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0fd4CUlWnzc
Ep#2 Path Creating: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C7mz3acDFdc
Hope these are helpful for you guys.

I will also be playing a wide range of games, and mod reviews. So if you enjoy them, a like or subscribe would be nice :D

Thanks

Re: Sphax Texturing Tutorials

Posted: 08 Mar 2014, 02:08
by HanFox
You didn't really explain why you were sliding the sliders around. Would have been a good chance to hammer home the relatively salient piece of information that PureBD generally uses non-fuzzy edges, etc. and no rounded edges unless you're doing nether/alive stuff.

Newbies have that desire to always blend and have that fuzzy edge technically it looks better as that's how light usually looks in real life.

It doesn't bring people in on level 1 of using PhotoShop which is the daunting thing about starting textures. You're expecting people to know where polygons are and how to add effects.

You might also want to make people aware PhotoShop CS2 is freely available on the net, too ;)

Maybe do an introduction video slowly pointing things out?

Re: Sphax Texturing Tutorials

Posted: 08 Mar 2014, 02:17
by Sillyman34
I was only planning to show the different techniques on the texturing itself. But sure i can do a video showing how to use photoshop tools for texturing.

Re: Sphax Texturing Tutorials

Posted: 08 Mar 2014, 02:26
by HanFox
Well if you do, I'll pin this as the "Official" Unofficial guides. Maybe even just go back over some of what Sparkst3r did.

Re: Sphax Texturing Tutorials

Posted: 08 Mar 2014, 02:31
by Sillyman34
I did another video before you gave me your comments, so again it wont have as much detail, but the next ones i do will definately show all the details.

Re: Sphax Texturing Tutorials

Posted: 08 Mar 2014, 04:16
by Sparkst3r
You do not.... sound like I expected you to!
Btw.... nearest neighbour for scaling up.
Either way, good start! I like them... but please be more regular than me xD

Re: Sphax Texturing Tutorials

Posted: 08 Mar 2014, 05:32
by Sillyman34
Hahhaha, I told you, we don't have an "aussie accent." I was stummbling a bit cos my first video, but the next ones will be better.

What do you mean "more regular"

Re: Sphax Texturing Tutorials

Posted: 08 Mar 2014, 06:19
by Sparkst3r
Sillyman34 wrote:Hahhaha, I told you, we don't have an "aussie accent." I was stummbling a bit cos my first video, but the next ones will be better.

What do you mean "more regular"
I still dont believe you ;)

More often them my bi monthly semi regular schedual. xD

Re: Sphax Texturing Tutorials

Posted: 08 Mar 2014, 08:21
by Sillyman34
I hope at least 1 a week :D

I am playing other games to (Mostly Minecraft)

Re: Sphax Texturing Tutorials

Posted: 06 Sep 2014, 10:06
by ashtreylil
just because links were not updated :ninja:

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