Virginblue4
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How To Repaint Aircraft For FS9 & FSX?

Thu Oct 28, 2010 6:00 pm

Anyone here who repaints aircraft themselves?

How do you do it? How do you make it look so real?

Any help? I want to maybe give it a try  
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ZSOFN
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RE: How To Repaint Aircraft For FS9 & FSX?

Fri Oct 29, 2010 8:14 am

Hi virginblue,

It really depends on where you are with graphic / design outside of painting. If you have a good working knowledge of software like Photoshop it can help you get started far more quickly; for example getting your head round layers and blending effects.

There are a few tutorials on the following sites:

FlightSimWorld
Project Open Sky
Project Airbus

...but one of the best ways to get started is to download a paintkit, open it in Photoshop (or equivalent) and see how the whole thing is put together by showing / hiding layers one at a time.

I need to develop my own site (Flightsim Paints) a little more and add some tutorials...
 
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RE: How To Repaint Aircraft For FS9 & FSX?

Wed Jan 26, 2011 6:04 pm

can anyone repaint a boeing 777-200 and a 737-800 in the new air jamaica livery, i have tried and no luck, a noob at repainting.l
 
Burkhard
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RE: How To Repaint Aircraft For FS9 & FSX?

Mon Mar 14, 2011 9:54 am

As of now there aren't enough good photos available to do so I'm afraid, have to skip that myself to next version due to this lack.

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