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  1. Version 12 should still continue to function as a...

    Version 12 should still continue to function as a perpetual license if you upgrade from your current perpetual license. If you want to upgrade to 13, you'll switch to subscription.
  2. This seems expected, like any other app that hits...

    This seems expected, like any other app that hits a feature plateau.
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    As a promotional venture, you may also consider...

    As a promotional venture, you may also consider creating a professional page on Facebook to expand your reach on the intertubes.



    That was a fun hunt...and a lot of great detail at that scale.
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    Will these attached objects be static or...

    Will these attached objects be static or animated? If animated, in what manner?
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    Sticky: Some knucklehead just created a topic where...

    Some knucklehead just created a topic where render optimizations can be discussed. https://forums.newtek.com/showthread.php/162739
  6. Optimizing render speed [ LW B747 Benchmark (LW 2020+) ]

    The original topic, quoted below, was intended as a benchmark test. However, some of us were unfamiliar with controlled experiments and the topic strayed a bit.

    Here's your opportunity to explore...
  7. As lertola2 notes, bones will not be affected by...

    As lertola2 notes, bones will not be affected by morphs. Bones will never be affected by the mesh. The mesh (with or without morphs) is affected by active bones.

    These are general concepts but...
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    There are a few paid and free plugins here:...

    There are a few paid and free plugins here: https://www.lightwave3d.com/assets/plugins/contains/pose/

    There are some more new plugins that may be useful here (not yet entered in the LW plugin...
  9. Are bones active and otherwise influencing the...

    Are bones active and otherwise influencing the model?

    Is the modifier stack arranged appropriately?...
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    Is itemshapedata() a function of lscript or a...

    Is itemshapedata() a function of lscript or a function of LightWave, exposed to lscript? The same function is accessible to Python as well so I assumed any change was in LightWave, not the scripting...
  11. Check out the free video training here:...

    Check out the free video training here: https://pixelandpoly.com/video.html

    There's even a specific video about threads but all of them give a good foundation to subpatch modeling.

    Also, if...
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    LScript is not different in 2020. LScript has not...

    LScript is not different in 2020. LScript has not changed. That is the issue.

    LScript is no longer being maintained, so any changes to the general program may not be fully accessible to LScript...
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    I see it was quoted but I wonder if John missed...

    I see it was quoted but I wonder if John missed the distracting squirrel I tossed at a degenerating conversation. :)

    Of course, we all know lscript's days are numbered. Vincent crafted the...
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    Is that a problem for LightWave 2020 and older...

    Is that a problem for LightWave 2020 and older releases?
  15. Unless you have video/photo records of people...

    Unless you have video/photo records of people interacting, a 3D replica may be unlikely to add to anyone's understanding. It may also distract from actual events.

    A 3D reenactment derived from a...
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    I submitted a bug report yesterday and had a...

    I submitted a bug report yesterday and had a decent interaction, with a full resolution/response within an hour. Remember that you're submitting reports to other humans who may have just wasted hours...
  17. I've tried a stock installation (new configs, no...

    I've tried a stock installation (new configs, no plugins) and it renders fine.

    I'm still working out whether I have a config conflict or a plugin conflict from my previous installation.

    I did...
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    Sticky: There are some issues with my benchmark test so...

    There are some issues with my benchmark test so don't assume any accuracy. I've unintentionally tarnished the reputation of 3950X. :)

    The CPU shows 3.89 GHz as reported during rendering. However,...
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    Sticky: Scene CPU GHz Threads Video RAM (GB)...

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    LW_B747_Bench
  20. I'm just now discovering a similar problem, with...

    I'm just now discovering a similar problem, with a slightly different setup.

    I was testing Lewis' benchmark scene ( https://forums.newtek.com/showthread.php/162674 ). The render would get up to...
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    Edge shading is a rendering trick and may be...

    Edge shading is a rendering trick and may be unpredictable in some cases. The LW docs promote modeling over this method for important scene items.

    You may also want to experiment with other edge...
  22. Correct. My mention of MakeHuman/DAZ/iClone was...

    Correct. My mention of MakeHuman/DAZ/iClone was just to use as a template for adjusting your own mesh in LW. It is a one-way flow out of those apps. I do not believe they would ingest something from...
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    2 Tips... Notice the name in the node panel is...

    2 Tips...

    Notice the name in the node panel is "edgeshader", not "edge shader". Be sure to type edgeshader in the LW docs search.

    You can also use quotation marks to search for specific...
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    FBX may be the interchange format you're seeking,...

    FBX may be the interchange format you're seeking, especially going back to your original query about LWS.
  25. With LScript support fading and an unknown future...

    With LScript support fading and an unknown future compatibility with FaceFactory... why not go backward in time?

    If you're not using any face tracking techniques (which primarily require bone...
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