Adventure Forums - View Single Post - 3d modelling
Thread: 3d modelling
View Single Post
Old 03-27-2004, 03:46 AM   #21
Ninja Dodo
Senior Member
Ninja Dodo's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2003
Posts: 2,459

Yeah, I've seen that site before... cool artwork, but like I said, unless you're incredibly technically minded, coding is no way to creat 3D art... and even then, nothing beats visual feedback and directly manipulating things on a model or an animation... tinkering with numbers just isn't the same thing.

This is also another reason why I recommend trueSpace. While Maya, Max et all are quite visual in their own right, trueSpace has even less number juggling than they do, which makes for a much more comfortable working environment.

About keyboard commands... you don't have to use them. Everything is accessible through menus and buttons, they're just there for you to speed up your workflow if you want and they're always fully customizable anyway. I find it a lot harder to learn coding commands than to remember hotkeys, frankly.
Ninja Dodo is offline