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Posted: 07 May 2013 03:46 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 106 ]
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bigh - 07 May 2013 03:38 AM

Can I use ANY of this in Carrara or DS ?
and Gmax is like done - gone long ago - it was pretty good for games stuff years ago ( many years ago ).

Directly from GMax no, you need to install a little plugin to enable the import/export as wavefront obj.
(Don’t ask me where to find it, I stopped using GMax a long time ago…)

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Posted: 07 May 2013 03:56 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 107 ]
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fonpaolo - 07 May 2013 03:46 AM
bigh - 07 May 2013 03:38 AM

Can I use ANY of this in Carrara or DS ?
and Gmax is like done - gone long ago - it was pretty good for games stuff years ago ( many years ago ).

Directly from GMax no, you need to install a little plugin to enable the import/export as wavefront obj.
(Don’t ask me where to find it, I stopped using GMax a long time ago…)

Thats what I said .

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Posted: 07 May 2013 08:24 PM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 108 ]
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thanks Dart, looks very interesting, will take a look wink

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Posted: 08 May 2013 05:18 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 109 ]
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Design Acrobat - 17 March 2013 08:46 PM

Not sure if it has been mentioned, but I’ll post this from the Xara Website:

Xara Xtreme is the perfect graphics tool for all your drawing, photo and design needs.  Whether you want to create illustrations, edit your photos, layout a brochure or create some web graphics, Xara Xtreme’s fast and easy to use design tools make it a pleasure to be creative.

Now you can get Xara Xtreme 5 for FREE! Yes, it’s true, completely free, no charge whatsover! This is the full download version of Xara Xtreme 5, as previously sold for $89!

You can read a bit more about what was new in v1 - v5, but why not just download it now for free and give it a try!

The offer will only last until 29th April 2013, so don’t hesitate!


http://www.xara.com/us/specialoffers/designer/

I just checked this website and Xara Xtreme 5 is still free, now untill 20th May 2013.

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Posted: 08 May 2013 05:52 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 110 ]
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Proxima Shining - 08 May 2013 05:18 AM
Design Acrobat - 17 March 2013 08:46 PM


http://www.xara.com/us/specialoffers/designer/

I just checked this website and Xara Xtreme 5 is still free, now untill 20th May 2013.

I’d grab it if you haven’t yet. It might not be their latest and greatest, but it is a full version with some excellent tools.

bigh,
I doubt you can use this inside of Carrara or DS or Poser or Hex… not even Bryce. Just sayin’

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Posted: 28 May 2013 08:25 PM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 111 ]
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been free before?

xfrog plants

http://xfrog.com/category/samples.html

from memory you need to fiddle with the transmaps ... invert them?

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Posted: 28 May 2013 10:07 PM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 112 ]
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if you are using anim8or for anything Steve has just released the first update in quite a while. looks good
not sure if there is soft select though

http://www.anim8or.com/smf/index.php?topic=4644.0

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Posted: 04 August 2013 04:29 PM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 113 ]
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Is LibreOffice in here anywhere?
I was planning to purchase an office suite so I can get my stonework invoices set up in a job tracking environment. I like writing in Excel, but I was hoping to find something a bit lighter on my wallet. I wasn’t even looking for a free suite. I have been using OpenOffice.org for years and really liked it, being free and all - and I thought that they did a great job. Reading some reviews on the software I was looking to buy, and one reviewer said, in regards to the software I was considering: “If you want to do any opening of MS Office files, don’t buy this - get LibreOffice instead. So I checked the link and it turned out to be a version spawned off of OpenOffice some years back(?), don’t really recall the details. I checked out the advertisements and thought I’d give it a try.
The one thing I was trying to get away from as far as OpenOffice is concerned, is the long load times. If I couldn’t find a faster or better solution, so be it - as I feel that OpenOffice is a very good product. But Libre was SO much faster - very complete and friendly… I went back to where I downloaded it and submit a donation for each of my three computers, each time I downloaded it - just to help the cause. I think it’s fantastic!

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Posted: 04 August 2013 04:38 PM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 114 ]
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bigh - 07 May 2013 03:38 AM

Can I use ANY of this in Carrara or DS ?
and Gmax is like done - gone long ago - it was pretty good for games stuff years ago ( many years ago ).

Well… no. not at all.
If this thread only contained links to stuff you can use directly in Carrara and/or DS it would be somewhat short, wouldn’t it?
At the time that I posted that, there was quite a bit of discussion going on with some friends of mine regarding games and content for games, conversions, etc., and yes… GMax was done long ago - to a point where you couldn’t even make it work any more if you had to reinstall it - as they weren’t giving authorization codes out anymore. When I discovered that TurboSquid gained access to authorize its use again (which likely happened some time ago - without my realizing it), I found it interesting enough to post here. It’s free and it makes life easier, if you plan to get into game model tweaking. It operates an amazingly similar to how 3ds Max 5 worked - which is pretty cool.

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Posted: 19 September 2013 10:05 PM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 115 ]
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http://stile.software.informer.com/

free texture tiling proggie, haven’t used it yet
might be handy if the texture sizes are big enough on output?

but it says:

Many programs available today can create seamless tiles, i.e. images that can be matched up together making a pattern with no hard edges or borders being apparent. The sTile software tile creator does this job, but it is different in that it is based on gradients where colors gradually merge together creating a 3D look to your tiles.

It is also a very artistic tool that provides a huge number of filters and distortions that you can use on your images creating unimaginable effects on the appearance of your tiles. sTile’s Multi Gradient Designer feature has been updated in this version 2.7 of the program so that it now provides you with an unlimited number of colors. The developer of sTile describes it as “a creativity exploration tool”, and in this he is correct. After uploading your image of choice, try out a few of the different settings in various combinations. You won’t be disappointed. If you love playing with color, the transformations you will be able to do using sTile will certainly provide you with a variety of bright colorful images. Once you discover a combination you like, the newly created image can be saved, and you can create as many different designs from one original image as you want to as the combinations are almost infinite. The program includes a help file for your guidance

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Posted: 21 January 2014 02:38 PM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 116 ]
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HitFilm 2 Express video editor free till early feb

http://community.hitfilm.com/index.php?/blog/1/entry-328-get-hitfilm-2-express-for-free

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Posted: 21 January 2014 03:03 PM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 117 ]
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head wax - 21 January 2014 02:38 PM

HitFilm 2 Express video editor free till early feb

http://community.hitfilm.com/index.php?/blog/1/entry-328-get-hitfilm-2-express-for-free


It may be 64 bit only, dunno for sure.

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Posted: 21 January 2014 03:41 PM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 118 ]
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Was going to download it but requires you have a Facebook or Twitter account.

head wax - 21 January 2014 02:38 PM

HitFilm 2 Express video editor free till early feb

http://community.hitfilm.com/index.php?/blog/1/entry-328-get-hitfilm-2-express-for-free

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Posted: 21 January 2014 05:58 PM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 119 ]
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Thanks to Sockratease for pointing us to this site.

Today I’ve picked up photostitcher 1.5 for Free (stitch photos together to form a landscape / backdrop).

http://www.giveawayoftheday.com/photostitcher-1-5/

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Posted: 21 January 2014 06:04 PM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 120 ]
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Hi,
you don´t need a account.

Close the window, then you can register and download the software.

rk.

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