The Ithil sword is a magic blade that comes from the temple of the moon. It's power waxes and wane s in accordance with the moon. It gives the wielder keener senses but makes them go a little crazy at the same time. This is particularly true of the full moon. This is a pictThe Sword was modeled in a free modelling utility called sPatch. It was then Rendered in TrueSpace with some home-brewed textures. In fact the whole point of this model was to teach me overlaying textures. The sword was rendered without a background and then photo montaged with one in a 2D paint program (the GIMP).