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I have been trying off and on to make a reasonable looking Wil Wheaton/Wesley Crusher Sim but I either have to stop before finishing him because my head is going or I can't get something to look the way I want it.  I am half tempted to put everything to the first option on the face templates and call it a day but I would like it to at least sort of look like him in a, if you glanced at it quickly and didn't really know what Wil Wheaton looked like you would be like, oh okay, I think I have seen that guy.  

I think the biggest issue right now is finding a picture of Wil that is large enough and straight on that I can see detail to use in comparing to what I am doing.  Guess for now I will keep looking for that image and then worry about making the Sim later.  I have a pretty good idea in my head of what I want to do with him, I just can't get past the making the Sim part and since this is an unpatched base game thanks to the patches causing my laptop problems, I can't just find one to download.
This should give you a reasonable 3/4 profile. I know he's making a face and talking, but it's at a similar angle to the TS3 CAS so could be used for reference.

This one is failry recent, I think. Though again, he's smiling.

A teenage Wil. When the image opens, click for it to go bigger.

This one should be pretty good.

A pretty good profile. That's his wife, Anne, in the foreground.

Hope those help!

Edited at 2010-07-17 09:33 am (UTC)
Thank you so much, those will be very useful.

The teenage one cracked me up because it has been so long since I have looked at one of those. I have seen pictures of his wife Anne before; I have always thought she was very beautiful and based on what he has said about her on his blog, I think he is very lucky to have to her in his life.

It is a good think we have a desktop and a laptop (I'll be playing the game on the laptop) because I will be able to have the images open on the desktop while in create a sim on the laptop. Now I just have to remind myself that it doesn't have to be perfect to get the point across, just "close enough for government work" as my dad would say.
When making a sim that is supposed to look like someone, I usually print out a picture of the face in a size that is approximately the same as the size of the face/head in CAS on the monitor. I then outline the major features (eyes, nose, mouth, eyebrows) using black pen or lead pencil and place the printed image over the monitor. You can see the sim through the paper and adjust the features to better match the printed image. I made some self-sims (of her and her husband) for a friend that way and she was very happy with them because the features lined up correctly and gave a good impression of them both.