Dolphin

Dolphin



Start 3D Model Builder (Geometry Pack)

Click on and Project OpenOrganicsDolphin

Draw the lines

Draw the lines for one side as illustrated...

Draw the lines

Draw the lines for top down profile as illustrated...

Draw the head

Draw a line around the head as illustrated...

Copy the points

Copy and move the new points you just made for the head down the length of the body...

Draw lines

Draw lines connecting the new points as illustrated...

Re-shape the lines

Move the points around to improve the shape of the body as illustrated

Draw lines along the length of the body as illustrated...

Draw the nose

Draw new points and lines to create the shape for the nose as illustrated

Draw the triangles

Draw triangles for the nose and body as illustrated...

Press the lighting button to show smooth lighting

Draw the triangles

Draw triangles for the nose and body as illustrated...

Draw the nose

Draw new points and lines to create the tail as illustrated

Draw the triangles

Draw triangles for the tail and re-shape if necessary

Give the dorsal fin thickness

Move the points along the front and top of the dorsal fin in a bit to give the dorsal fin some thickness

Draw new points and lines to re-create the centre line of the dorsal fin

Draw triangles for the front and top edge of the fin and re-shape if necessary

Draw the triangles

Draw triangles for the side of the fin

Position the side fin

Select, rotate and move the side fin into a suitable position as illustrated

Give the side fin thickness

Copy the points along the front of the side fin down to give the fin some thickness

Draw the triangles

Draw triangles for the side fin and re-shape if necessary

Mirror the dolphin

Press the mirror button to automatically mirror the dolphin

Press Save to save the model

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