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Soft Eyes

by MsBarrows Posted 24th Sep 2007 at 5:09 PM
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I've always wanted to try to make a good set of eyes. After looking over the sets of eyes I use most from my three favourite artists - Enayla (MTS2), BitzyBus (TSR), and schuldig_seiben (MTS2) - I wasn't terribly surprised to find that they had used very similar proportions of schlera, iris and pupil. The main problem I find with most downloaded sets is that the proportions of the visible part of the iris and pupil are incorrect, usually too small and/or too high set in relation to the bottom lid, giving sims a disturbingly pin-eyed look. The sets I was looking at were all ones where I was happy with the proportions of the eye.

I then created an eye layout of my own in Photoshop, using roughly the same proportions, and constructing it in layers so that all I had to do was alter the Hue/Saturation/Lightness of one layer to create different eye colours. And then, of course, I sat there for a while and did just that

Here's the result - three shades each of blue, brown, gold, green, hazel and purple, as well as a dark red vampire-type eye and an alien-type black eye with a subtle bit of iris showing.


I've also included a separate download of the alien eye as a default replacement. As with all default replacements, you can only have one of them at a time, so you'll need to remove or disable any alien default replacement eye you're currently using if you'd rather use this one.

Note: The eyes were created using the patched Pets bodyshop, so they should be base game compatible.

Additional Credits:
Thanks to deagh93 for the in-game photo of an alien baby with the DR eyes

This download has custom installation instructions!

In addition to the normal installation instructions, this download also has a custom instruction, as follows:

Please make sure to read it before commenting that it doesn't work. :)
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MsB_SoftEyes_Set.rar 338.9 KB 3,877 24th Sep 2007
MsB_SoftEyes_Black_DEFAULT_ALIEN.rar 4.6 KB 2,302 24th Sep 2007
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Tags: #alien, #default, #replacement