CSX in 3D
UPDATE 06/7/04 - There's now a link to the full animation below.
UPDATE 01/26/04 - I've added a rudimentary interior and made a new animation of the CSX model.
new animation excerpt (2.9MB AVI)
full version (7.1MB AVI)
A couple of weeks ago, a co-worker innocently asked me why I hadn't done a 3D model of my car. Dang! That got me started on this big waste of time!
Here's a small animation (320K AVI) when it was in an unfinished state.
This model was created with a freeware program called hamaPatch (or try the hamaPatch Resource page in English). It is made entirely of b-spline patches, which is not ideal, but it's what I know how to do. The renders were done with another excellent freeware program, POV-Ray.
Here's how the model developed:
And some of the other renders: