May 12, 2007 Justin Chin

Sam Modeling Video Part 1

I did a video showing how I start modeling the human figure in SketchUp. This is Sam a character in Fuel & Fire, you can read about her in an earlier post (here).

To do next:

  • Arms.
  • Integrate the items that need to be wielded – arm to torso, legs to torso.
  • Boots.
  • Strange bulges on her legs will turn into pockets and pouches.
  • All the other details that are outlined in the sketch I posted earlier.
  • Her head will come later, I have some ideas about her face but I have yet to whip of a drawing.

The video:

My Camtasia trial ran out, so I’m testing CamStudio for this video. It worked pretty well, very simple and it did not crash like Camtasia and Adobe Captivate. I think I screwed up the compression, though, in Adobe Premiere.

The end product after 60 minutes of modeling work: