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Betelgeuze

Textures(first time)

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Betelgeuze    145
Hey Im Betelgeuze but you can say Betel if you want ;). When I have some free time I love to make stuff with photoshop. Instead of making useless things I desided to make some textures. I never did that before, and I would love to get some feetback from you people. http://xs49.xs.to/pics/05400/EStexture3.jpg http://xs49.xs.to/pics/05400/EStexture6.jpg http://xs51.xs.to/pics/05426/EStexture8.jpg http://xs51.xs.to/pics/05426/wooda1vb.jpg http://xs51.xs.to/pics/05426/backgroundfull.jpg edit: links work now [Edited by - Betelgeuze on October 22, 2005 8:33:55 AM]

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DogCity    553
Those are very good, nice depth and colour. Did you have any specific environment in mind for these? They have a half-life feel, research institute style.

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Betelgeuze    145
Thanks! :)

Those are all try-outs, I was trying to make wood textures and after that I wanted to try some ski-fi stuff. I didnt really have any specific environment in mind, but maybe the fact that I love HL and HL2 has something to do with it.
Im happy you like it.

Suggestions are always welcome!

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Klora Jardi    109
Love your imaginations/realism. Do you intend them to tile seamlessly? Do they? I opened on in photoshop to see how it tiles and it doesn't but it still looks great!
I'd love to talk to you about how you do metal textures in photoshop, maybe we can trade secrets ;)

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Yeah wow those are great textures. You should make your own texture pack or something. Not many people have that kind of talent. Good stuff!

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brvids    163
Again wow! Those are exactly the kind of space backgrounds our game could use. I thought I was doing well. If you're interested we could perhaps use an artist to make some space backgrounds for our next game. No guarantees right now, but possibly in the near future.


beteogames

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brvids    163
Cool I'll save your info. Like most independant game developers we're on a shoestring budget so we probably wouldn't be able to pay(at least not on our next project) but you would get recognition and could be great for a resume! So if you're still interested let me know.

Thanks




beteogames

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Betelgeuze    145
No I dont want money ;) but dont expect to much from me. I dont have a lot of time and I dont know if I can do the things you expect from me, but I want to try.

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brvids    163
Hey no worries. You could just do whatever on your own time. We won't be getting into our next project for a little while yet anyway. Have you done skyboxes? Are you familiar with that?

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Jarrod1937    522
well i wouldn't mind offering my services. i'm a texture artist, although i don't work without pay, but the pay wouldn't be much. maybe something around $0.68 per texture. I'm also currently about to launch my seamless tileable game dev texture business soon (probably within 2 days) so you can check it out. you can go to surrealtextures.com to checkout soem samples (you can skip the intro if you want). i do any kind of texture imaginable (specialize in nature type textures though).
if you're not interested thats fine but if you're then thats cool too. give me a pm if interested.

P.s. i'm also experienced with making skybox textures, parallax, bump, and normal maps too.

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brvids    163
Yeah I've seen your website. Looks good, but it didn't look like you do scifi. You should post some scifi samples on your website.

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Jarrod1937    522
yeah, for the time being the majority of the textures are geared toward an outdoor type game like most rts's, fps..ect. however we have everything ranging from snow to grass to gravel to pebble piles to concrete to diamond plated metal to a ton of rock/stone...ect. I'm also in the middle of making a pack of around 40 or so alpha/opacity foilage textures, an example of a few of these can be seen here, http://img61.imageshack.us/my.php?image=screenshot00010mg.jpg and here, http://img61.imageshack.us/my.php?image=screenshot00005ey.jpg .
however i'm also going to start on making a few industrial/sci-fi texture packs too. could any of you perhaps offer suggestions on the general look you all are looking for in sci-fi textures?

btw Betelgeuze, those textures aren't too bad. but i think what is missing is the dirty look, they look a little too clean.

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