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for purchasing this product.
I am sure it
is obvious that this has been modelled based on the 2013 movie 'Oblivion'
starring Tom Cruise and Andrea Riseborough. The name Horizons comes from
the unpublished graphic novel written by the movies director, Joseph Kosinski.
If you haven't seen this movie, you can read a good synopsis at
website (spoiler alert). However, I would highly recommend seeing this
great sci-fi movie.
The SkyCopter, also known as a Bubbleship, is the primary mode of transportation
for the Resource Gatherer Support teams. A mix of a Bell helicopter and a
jet fighter, makes this craft extremely versatile and maneuverable. It is
also capable of low-orbit space travel.
opening cockpit doors, retractable landing gear, panable cockpit, tail rotor
spin, rotateable engine pods and winglets connected to the rudder pedals
(when using ERC sliders).
This model was
started by someone else, but was redesigned, textured and poserized by MeshWorks.
I trust you will find my attention to detail in this re-creation to your
satisfaction. As always, if you find discrepancies, let me know through the
'Contact Us' on the MeshWorks homepage.
Fully Daz and
|You can simply
unpack the zipped file to your CONTENT folder.
- or -
1. Create a TEMP
folder inside your CONTENT folder.
2. Unzip the contents in to the new TEMP folder.
3. Move the files from the TEMP folder and place them in the corresponding
The SkyCopter loads at the default center. If you are using the Horizons
SkyHab, you can use the supplied MatPose to place the SkyCopter on the
Landing Pad Turnstile.
All ERC sliders
can be located on the main body of the figure.
Landing Gear can be controlled by 'RetractGear' slider to smoothly stow the
gear under the fuselage just like seen in the Oblivion movie. Each leg can
be controlled separately. It's best to use the slider only and not the individual
Doors and Cockpit Pan can be controlled by slider.
Controls; These controls operate the Engine Pods, Winglets, Peddles in
tandem. Also the Tail Rotor spin/blur which is an alternate geometry.
Down and Stowed control files are supplied in the Pose folder for those that
can't access the landing gear ERC controls. Again, it's best to use the ERC
slider only and not the individual leg transforms.
SkyCopter...; This moves the SkyCopter to the SkyHab's landing pad. If
you want to rotate the SkyCopter with the Turnstile, parent to the Landing
Pad Turnstile. Optionally, select the BODY of the SkyHab 1- Main Floor,
to automatically parent the the Turnstile.
Select the BODY of the SkyCopter to automatically parent them.
This adds a Heads-up-display prop to the Cockpit. Several display styles
are available including; Auto-Return, Downloading, Flight, Standby, Targeting,
Warning and Default.
This is a decal
prop for the Tech designation. Select the BODY of the SkyCopter before loading.
The decals are a separate prop and can be modified using the 'TechGraphics#'
and 'TechGraphics-trans' images in the /textures/MeshWorks/Horizons/SkyHab/
folder. All decals are for Tech team 57. Watch for other themes and templates
at the MeshWorks website.
UV Maps and
This figure is
UV mapped and will accept a variety of textures such as camouflage or custom
Because D|S (still) doesn't recognize Reflection and Smoothing from cr2 and
pz2 files, it is important to use the 'default' mats on each figure loaded
in your scene. In the Materials folder, both pz2 and dsa files are
Must be located in this folder.
# Control files include matching png files.
2.3 or higher or Poser 4 or higher.
Tested with Daz|Studio Only.
or Coming Soon
Look for these
other Horizons products.
A new Mk2 version
Bubbleship is being created that will have a greater level of detail. These
new features will include opening cargo doors and operable pilot
The files enclosed
in the zip file are free to use for all non-commercial/personal renders.
Files may not be re-distributed without my express permission, and under
no circumstances are any part or whole of these files to be used for a commercial
3D product. Please don't sell it or claim it as your own.
Please feel free
to contact me with any comments, feedback or suggestions through Email or
the online form at the website.
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