Pauli's software -> Terragen resources -> TerraConv examples 1. 1. 2006  
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TerraConv Examples

Here you can see some examples of Terragen images I have created with help of TerraConv, and short tutorials on how they were made. The examples are ordered roughly by complexity, the first one being the simplest. New: Added an animation example, see bottom of the page.

Click on the thumbnail to see the large image.
Click on the text "How it was made" to see the tutorial.


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Smooth Hills

hills-20.jpg - 640x480, 66k

Smoothly sloping hills, done by blurring the terrain. (Click the link below for tutorial and more examples.)

How it was made

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Text Valley

text_valley.jpg - 800x600, 92k

Textual ponds on the terrain.

How it was made

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River

river3.jpg - 800x600, 85k

River slopes through Terragen landscape.

How it was made

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Castle

castle1.jpg - 800x600, 69k

Ancient castle ruins, done entirely by editing the terrain altitude data.

How it was made

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castle2.jpg - 1024x768, 144k

Another render of the ancient castle, this time as seen from the top of a tower.

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Road

road1.jpg - 800x600, 89k

Sand coated road crosses ravines and hills. This involves both editing the terrain and creating a mask for SoPack texture overlay.

How it was made

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road2.jpg - 1024x768, 125k

Another version of the road, this time done with double line which was substracted from the terrain instead of added, to create an effect of wheel tracks.

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Animations:

Download road2.avi (6.2 MB)

"Road Movie"

road2.avi - 6.2 MB

An animation using the Road2 world above. Animation script created with the Vehicle Cam function of CamPath 3.23.
Lengh:   46 sec, 15 fps, total 693 frames.
Size:   512 x 384 px
Codec: XviD

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