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The Order 1886 Team Post Hey everyone!My name is Adam Skutt, I'm the character lead over at Ready at Dawn.A bunch of us wanted to share some of our artwork with the Zbrush community. This was a great project to work on, there were so many talented artist involved in creating these assets. All of these images were rendered in Keyshot and sculpted in Zbrush Scot Andreason did the hair cards for Lakshmi, Majid Esmaeili sculpted the male glove and the weapons holster that was shared by most characters.If anyone has any questions feel free, beware of nudity!

100 Creative Packages for 2010 Details April 18, 2010 by Tom McCracken Introduction to Zbrush ZBrush is THE digital sculpting application that first revolutionized the concept of ‘sculpting’ in the computer. With the unorthodox “2.5D” technology at its core, intuitive sculpting “brushes”, and record-breaking poly counts, the application quickly became the industry-standard sculpting application. And while several competing apps have garneredd respect in the industry, ZBrush arguably maintains its lead as new ground-breaking features are consistently added. Since ZBrush pioneered such a radical new approach to manipulating 3D geometry, Pixologic had the difficult task of establishing efficient user-interaction with its technology.

100+ Maya 3D Tutorials For Beginners, Intermediate and Advanced Users When it comes to high-end 3d computer graphics and 3d modeling software package, Autodesk Maya is always one of application to be considered. Maya plays an important role in the 3d visualization and animation industry and they are top choices for many designers on large or small-scale production. Pin it Miniature Mentor - Miniature Painting and Sculpting Tutorials Tutorial Description Miniature Mentor is proud to present the S-65 Stalinez Heavy Tractor with The Weathering Magazine's resident editor and frequent contributor Rick Lawler. Rick recreates his masterpiece beginning with the preparation and assembly of the basic kit, the installation of the after-market engine and scratch building the roof and boom.

Free pack of 50 Mechanical brushes for ZBrush Hello all, I hope it's ok posting on this section.. I would like to share with all ZBrushers here a bunch of brushes I made recently, using the 3d modeled bolts, screws, rivets and several other mech props I built for a project of mine. Creating Ambient Occlusion with transparency texture– Tutorial In my previous post Dissecting the mib_amb_occlusion node. I talked about using transparency in Ambient occlusion, but I didn’t really cover the subject of using texture with alpha and having that casing AO on the nearby object. In this simple scene we have a texture file with alpha assigned to a separate geometry. If we would to render, we get this result. A regular AO pass would look something like so This in theory is accurate, since ambient occlusion doesn’t recognize alpha in texture files.

Photoshop CS5 Mixer Brush Tips and Tricks (This is the first of two articles on the Mixer Brush that I've written. The second can be found here.) Having wrestled with Photoshop's new Mixer Brush in CS5 for the past few months, I've come to the conclusion that the new tool is indeed a great addition, however with many caveats. Some of the problems are technical ones (such as painting in 8-bits/channel), others by design (not mixing with transparency). Here are the biggest hurdles I've come across while working with the new Mixer Brush, and how I've overcome them for the time being. 1.)

The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials Advertisement Ever wonder how animated films like Ice Age are made? Maya is the answer. Maya (or Autodesk Maya, having recently been acquired by Autodesk) is powerful 3D modeling, animation, texturing, rendering and visual effects software. introduzione zbrush in italiano This video series was first created under commission for a friend of mine, but in the end i decided to make this for free, and so i also put it as a free resource for all those lazy guys who have problems with english language and so cannot appreciate video tutorials from better international instructors The videos are put here as they were done, i didn't have time for extra editing and voiceovering, so take them as they are meant to be, a real introduction for people that have never used the software and want to have an overall look at all the possibilities the program offers. when i'll find some time i think i will voice over them in english, even though the same concepts can be found in about 2 or 3 millions tutorials out there All the tutorials hosted on this site are free of charge, made from a passionate person who loves to share his (very limited) knowledge with people.

ZBrush Custom UI Showcase It might be very slightly different in R2. Basically go to Preferences: Config: Enable Customize. From there, hold ctrl+alt and you can drag anything around (buttons, sliders, etc). Drag things from the palettes onto the UI to place them, and if you want to remove them, drag them onto the document instead. 3D printing 'Factory of the Future' opens in NYC 3D printing is changing the way creatives can make their designs and ideas a reality, and it's taken another big leap forward, with 3D printing marketplace and community Shapeways cutting the ribbon on its new 'Factory of the Future'. Based in New York and billed to be the world's largest 3D printing factory, it will house 30 to 50 high definition, industrial-sized 3D printers, each capable of producing more than 100 products a day and three to five million products a year. Shapeways' director of industrial engineering Kegan Fisher comments on its website: "We are building a factory that gives everyone the ability to create, where the only barrier to entry is imagination." We are building a factory where the only barrier to entry is imagination The 3D printing facility will have more than 50 engineers, craftsmen, 3D printing specialists, and industrial designers to ensure everything runs smoothly.

10 things you probably didn't know you could do with ZBrush As the industry standard in digital sculpting, ZBrush's toolset is flexible enough to allow it's users to choose a workflow that suits them best. With so many options available it can be easy to miss less used or older features that might be perfect for a particular situation. What follows are 10 things that you may or may not have known about ZBrush, mostly aimed at beginner and intermediate users - but there might be the odd one that is useful to seasoned users depending on your workflow of choice. 01.