All fixed!

All fixed!

Well I figured out how to fix my previous mistake with my custom mane model for the Daz Horse 2 3d figure and then I decided to make a morph to temporarily fix the bending problem until I work out how to use Daz Studio's rigging.Fixing the broken geometryAt first I thought I'd lost around 8 hours worth of work with the mesh breaking on my object but luckily I had saved the base figure under a different name a couple of days previously so opened up the broken figure in NotePad++ (please note I always save my work uncompressed so that I can edit it if needed in a text editor) and searched for the .dsf file in it so that I could find it's location. I then opened the dsf file folder up in windows explorer and changed the file extension to .dsfbak. Continue reading
Banging head on keyboard….

Banging head on keyboard….

Sometimes I wonder why I just can't accept things as they are and move on to the next project. Instead I'm a tinkerer who is never happy if there is the possibility of improving one of my creations...Over the years I've created quite a few personal figures with Poser's built in tools and am quite happy with editing the figure rigging and adding things like ghost bones although I'm no way near being a guru i manage to muddle along.Well since last night I've been working on my mane for the Daz Horse 2 model, making some more morphs and editing the groups to help it to conform better when the horses neck bends, learning as I go. This morning I had the idea of making ghost bones for movement and so opened up the property editor and found out how to create a bone quite easily but could not figure out how to make it effect the forelock area that I was trying to make it bend. Continue reading
Free Downloads for the Daz Studio and Poser Horse Figures

Free Downloads for the Daz Studio and Poser Horse Figures

Free downloads for the various Poser 3d horse figures here. Includes stuff for the Daz 3d Millennium Horse (MilHorse), the Poser 4 horse and textures to transform the Daz Zebra to a cute little donkey! Continue reading