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PostSubject: Re: Microbe Stage Final Draft   Mon Oct 17, 2011 3:05 am

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Just bump them down to whatever level you think looks good, Alaska.
The trouble is without a background to work with, i don't know what will. On white the cells look a lot more solid than they do on black or green, for instance. Someone want to do a concept of what the backdrop would look like, and i'll try them out on that?
If you're using GIMP, put them on top of a layer of plasma noise. That should give you a wide range of test background colors.
Well, i can use a cloud effect (some people got Photoshop last christmas, Scio :p ). But i really wanted to use something that would be really relevant. Didn't you guys discuss what the background would look like somewhere? Did anybody do any concept art?
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PostSubject: Re: Microbe Stage Final Draft   Mon Oct 17, 2011 10:26 am

I think any green slimy texture from Google pictures would do the job.
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PostSubject: Re: Microbe Stage Final Draft   Mon Oct 17, 2011 10:59 am

The forum background would do, that's quite aquatic.
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PostSubject: Re: Microbe Stage Final Draft   Mon Oct 17, 2011 6:28 pm

US_of_Alaska wrote:
~sciocont wrote:
US_of_Alaska wrote:
~sciocont wrote:
Just bump them down to whatever level you think looks good, Alaska.
The trouble is without a background to work with, i don't know what will. On white the cells look a lot more solid than they do on black or green, for instance. Someone want to do a concept of what the backdrop would look like, and i'll try them out on that?
If you're using GIMP, put them on top of a layer of plasma noise. That should give you a wide range of test background colors.
Well, i can use a cloud effect (some people got Photoshop last christmas, Scio :p ). But i really wanted to use something that would be really relevant. Didn't you guys discuss what the background would look like somewhere? Did anybody do any concept art?
The background is basically an RGB gradient with a b/w gradient determining lightness. you can do this with simple gradients. one horizontal, one vertical.

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PostSubject: Re: Microbe Stage Final Draft   Tue Oct 18, 2011 2:56 am

~sciocont wrote:
The background is basically an RGB gradient with a b/w gradient determining lightness. you can do this with simple gradients. one horizontal, one vertical.
...I'm sorry, i don't understand. -hides-
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PostSubject: Re: Microbe Stage Final Draft   Tue Oct 18, 2011 10:53 am

Have a testing background...

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PostSubject: Re: Microbe Stage Final Draft   Tue Oct 18, 2011 4:48 pm

Yeah, something like that should be good.

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PostSubject: Re: Microbe Stage Final Draft   Wed Oct 19, 2011 10:46 am

I've done another one with just the alkali (or base...) - neutral - acid colours.

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They're the only colours the cells really need to look any good on. Red, orange, and yellow aren't really necessary.

P.S. If anyone here has a slow internet connection, sorry, I've yet again doubled the loading time. Although, if the problem is in any way major you'll just be skipping this thread by now anyway, so you won't be reading this...
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PostSubject: Re: Microbe Stage Final Draft   Wed Oct 19, 2011 6:49 pm

Thanks, Uteen

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PostSubject: Re: Microbe Stage Final Draft   Tue May 01, 2012 9:13 pm

I made three backgrounds using tiles I found on google images. The third one is pretty bad, that was the first one I put together.
http://imgur.com/UKGUD,OmlVG,vb17Z
Tell me which ones you guys like best.
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PostSubject: Re: Microbe Stage Final Draft   Tue May 01, 2012 11:40 pm

oh man the models look great, so you guys used that concept at last, nice, hope to see the prototype very soon, im looking forward to test it......
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PostSubject: Re: Microbe Stage Final Draft   Wed May 02, 2012 2:29 am

Gryphogrox wrote:
I made three backgrounds using tiles I found on google images. The third one is pretty bad, that was the first one I put together.
http://imgur.com/UKGUD,OmlVG,vb17Z
Tell me which ones you guys like best.

They seem really bright. I personally think that if #1 or 2 was coloured blue it would be pretty much perfect.
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PostSubject: Re: Microbe Stage Final Draft   Wed May 02, 2012 7:26 am

Yeah, I was going to recolour one or two, but there wasn't much point if nobody liked them, so I put them up first.
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PostSubject: Re: Microbe Stage Final Draft   Wed May 02, 2012 4:52 pm

Holomanga wrote:
Gryphogrox wrote:
I made three backgrounds using tiles I found on google images. The third one is pretty bad, that was the first one I put together.
http://imgur.com/UKGUD,OmlVG,vb17Z
Tell me which ones you guys like best.

They seem really bright. I personally think that if #1 or 2 was coloured blue it would be pretty much perfect.
Yeah, lower the contrast and use a bluish gray color.

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PostSubject: Re: Microbe Stage Final Draft   Wed May 02, 2012 5:30 pm

Okay, done.
http://imgur.com/EXkmf
And it's a tile, so it can be placed next to itself and will look like one picture.
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PostSubject: Re: Microbe Stage Final Draft   Wed May 02, 2012 5:42 pm

That looks brilliant and rather...calming
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PostSubject: Re: Microbe Stage Final Draft   Wed May 02, 2012 8:07 pm

WOW! that's a lot of work for a little prototype! Hope it works out!
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PostSubject: Re: Microbe Stage Final Draft   Fri May 04, 2012 3:02 pm

The background is amazing

Good job!
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PostSubject: Re: Microbe Stage Final Draft   Fri May 04, 2012 6:51 pm

That was outstanding! Great work!
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PostSubject: Re: Microbe Stage Final Draft   Sat May 05, 2012 9:44 am

I agree with everyone else that background is amazing!
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PostSubject: Re: Microbe Stage Final Draft   Sat May 05, 2012 10:01 am

Gryphogrox wrote:
Okay, done.
http://imgur.com/EXkmf
And it's a tile, so it can be placed next to itself and will look like one picture.

What would #2 look like with a blue-grey colour?


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PostSubject: Re: Microbe Stage Final Draft   Sat May 05, 2012 10:03 am

Hooray for tiling!

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PostSubject: Re: Microbe Stage Final Draft   Sat May 05, 2012 2:13 pm

So this is the most promissing topic I've found! Can I help with anything? I still have some information about cells and I'm installing 3ds max in this laptop right now.
Edit: Can't install the 3D Studio...
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PostSubject: Re: Microbe Stage Final Draft   Mon May 07, 2012 7:43 am

Holomanga wrote:
Gryphogrox wrote:
Okay, done.
http://imgur.com/EXkmf
And it's a tile, so it can be placed next to itself and will look like one picture.

What would #2 look liek with a blue-grey colour?
unfortunately not great, at least in my opinion.
http://imgur.com/U9zXU
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PostSubject: Re: Microbe Stage Final Draft   Fri May 11, 2012 9:12 pm

[I'll teake a look at these, later , because My computer is being wierd. Sounds like good progress though.
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