Tutorial Categories. View topic - Sintel's Eyes. 3D models, Tutorials, Gallery, Art works, Animation. For the colour maps to save some time I used some high detail photos from To add to these maps I painted lots of spot maps and colour maps that I could quickly apply to each texture. above is the texture for his right lower arm.
45+ Incredible Maya Tutorials Around. Autodesk Maya, or simply Maya, is a high-end 3D computer graphics and 3D modeling software package originally developed by Alias Systems Corporation, but now owned by Autodesk as part of the Media and Entertainment division.
Maya is a powerful, 3-D modeling, texturing, and rendering application, with all of the tools needed to do nearly every type of animation imaginable, from simulations of real-world physics to character animation with a wide spectrum of emotive expressions. In this article below, we’ll take a look at Various Maya Tutorials for your source of inspiration which help you to deal with high-end 3D computer graphics. However, they all have something in common: they all give you clean idea about latest techniques. For those, who don’t know what is Maya? Making of the Standing Beauty. Making of the Standing Beautyby Asan Umerov, Ukraine Zbrush and Refinements Definitive operational development of model and extraction displacement maps, I did in Zbrush.
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It’s intended to easily allow separation of different elements of the render into separate images. An easy example would be separating the diffuse light from the shadow. In practice it seems to be way more finicky ( or broken) than it ought to be. After many trials I’ve developed a workflow via After Effects that successfully composites all my passes so that they just about match the default composite render. Step 1. Maya Tutorials, Makings, Videos. Tutorials for visual effects artists, concept designers, sculptors and comic book illustrators and traditional artists using Maya, ZBrush, 3ds Max, Photoshop and Painter as well as traditional drawing and painting.
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Grass simulation with Fur and Hair. Valid for: Maya Unlimited 2008 2009.
Tools used: Fur, Hair. Low Poly Game Character Hair. And below are the textures for the head; remember to treat the hair on the head geometry in the same way regarding color/specular (same colors/brightness for the diffuse and specular textures).
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Tutorials. I'm posting a very simple tutorial on how to model and apply shaders to get realistic eyes, the "windows of your character's soul".
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