Archives par tag : Maya


Well , nothing really exciting on the Spook front… Been very slow on that. But anyway worked on the external stores. Did the TER (Triple Ejector Racks) and Mk 82s bombs with extended fuses. I plan to do the MER racks for the centerline pylon … Read More >

2011 First image

Happy New Year ! Well i’ve not been very active these last weeks… but anyway here my first 2011 image. Still working on that Spook model, very slowly, nothing much to show…Seeya later, and all the best 2011.

Old renders…

No modeling… but a lot of photoshoping. This WE i tried giving the kind of treatment i used on my Shahak#59 book images on some of my many MiG-21 renders. But with a kind of more old pictures look. Hope it makes the trick… Also … Read More >


Playing with Finn and his Kittyhawk… Did two more renders Also worked on the Spook today , Corrected the canopy shape a bit , and added some fuel tanks :

Today’s work

Did some Aim-7 Sparrow missiles for the Spook. Small corrections on the gun fairing shape : And some corrections done also on the rear part , near the blowpipes. But still some work to do there… :

Smokin’ Tiger

Finished Finn and his plane some time ago, and spend time doing bunch of renders. very pleasant and relaxing just to do renders ones the model is finished… after UVs , texturing, rigging… ect … Blahhh… I’ve spend too much time on this. Btw , … Read More >

Still texturing…

…Finn. Done the helmet , flying goggles, shirt, arms and hands… The above image is at iPad wallpaper size, 1024×1024, grab it here : Finn89-1024×1024.jpg Time for some few renders : Still have to finish his legs, shorts, boots… then i’ll do his plane colours.


Works on Finn textures resumed, he received some face colours… Meanwhile i did some wallpapers with his now fully bump mapped Kittyhawk model , 1920×1200 : Click and open images on new window to save it. Will have to do a dedicated wallpaper page some … Read More >

Fuselage Bump done… (And wing update).

Finished this Weekend. Did the greyscale bump map in Photoshop, then converted it to a normal map with Gimp… Cause the Nvidia normal map Photoshop plugin doesn’t work on MacOS … Anyway works very well with Gimp. Go figure why Photoshop doesn’t have a normal … Read More >

3 weeks without computer…

That was a long time it didn’t happen to me … Just to say these are not my holidays pictures. Came back last week, finished the UV set up for three 4096×4096 pixels maps, and just started the fuselage map… Here some images.

And wallpaper again !

Yes! two post in a day…Did that shot with a MiG render one evening, trying to fake an hdr photo with photoshop. well , it doesn’t look really hdr, but more like an old picture. And it’s my wallpaper now :) One 1024×1024 iPad format … Read More >

Modeling Finished

This project was on sleep since i started the Spook in Blender. Anyway, must finish that cartoonish P-40 and pilot one day. So here is Finn’s plane modeling and rigging finished. He seems quiet happy with the work. Me too… Kind of like better the … Read More >