Adding detail to Lightwave Models using UV mapper....The easy way

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This is just an easy way to UV map parts of you LWO's to add detail to you models.


bowen on 8:16AM Tue, 02 September 2003

Introduction



In this tutorial I will show you how to model and texture a simple Gauge set for a tank for a Harley type motorcycle. Fig 1 When I first started modeling in Lightwave I found out that Mapping UVs in Lightwave to add detail to your LWO, s is not an easy taskso I thought I would show you how to add detail the easy way.For this Tutorial you will need: -
Lightwave
Photoshop or Paint shop Pro (I am using Photoshop in this tutorial)
And UV mapper, which is available (as Freeware) from http://www.uvmapper.com