ZBrush Characters and Creatures

Author: Kurt Papstein
Publisher: 3Dtotal Pub
ISBN: 1909414131
Release Date: 2014-12
Genre: Art

Step-by-step guides by industry experts reveal how to get professional results from the revolutionary digital sculpting and painting software ZBrush.

ZBrush Creature Design

Author: Scott Spencer
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118236260
Release Date: 2012-04-06
Genre: Computers

Zero in on the most cutting-edge trend in creature design for film and games: ZBrush! ZBrush allows you to develop a creature for film and games in realistic, 3D format. With this book, you will learn how to create a unique creature from start to finish and search for and repair any foreseeable problems. Clear instructions guide you through using Photoshop in combination with ZBrush to finely render a creature so you can see how it will appear on screen. Experienced ZBrush author and designer Scott Spencer shows you how to start with your concept in ZBrush as a preliminary digital model and then further refine it in Photoshop in order to fabricate a hyperrealistic image. Guides you through artistic concepts to visualize your creature Walks you through the process of conceptualizing a creature in ZBrush Details techniques for using Photoshop to refine your design Encourages you to use ZBrush as a sculpting and designing tool and then use Photoshop as a painting and finishing tool ZBrush Creature Design helps you bring your creature concepts to life.

ZBrush Character Creation

Author: Scott Spencer
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118099214
Release Date: 2011-05-18
Genre: Computers

ZBrush's popularity is exploding giving more CG artists the power to create stunning digital art with a distinctively fine art feel. ZBrush Character Creation: Advanced Digital Sculpting is the must-have guide to creating highly detailed, lush, organic models using the revolutionary ZBrush software. Digital sculptor Scott Spencer guides you through the full array of ZBrush tools, including brushes, textures and detailing. With a focus on both the artistry and the technical know-how, you'll learn how to apply traditional sculpting and painting techniques to 3D art while uncovering the "why" behind the "how" for each step. You'll gain inspiration and insight from the beautiful full-color illustrations and professional tips from experienced ZBrush artists included in the book. And, above all, you'll have a solid understanding of how applying time-honored artistic methods to your workflow can turn ordinary digital art into breathtaking digital masterpieces.

Zbrush Character Sculpting

Author: Simon Morse
Publisher: 3Dtotal Pub
ISBN: 0955153085
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Art

Explore the versatile modeling features of ZBrush and learn how traditional sculpting techniques can be applied to 3D character creation.

ZBrush Professional Tips and Techniques

Author: Paul Gaboury
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118236338
Release Date: 2012-05-18
Genre: Computers

Learn to work effectively and creatively with all versions of ZBrush! ZBrush is used by top artists in Hollywood to model and sculpt characters in such films as Avatar, Iron Man, and Pirates of the Caribbean. In addition, this amazing technology is also used in jewelry design, forensic science, aerospace, video games, toy creation, and the medical field. Written by Pixologic's in-house ZBrush expert Paul Gaboury, this full-color, beautifully illustrated guide provides you with the ultimate tips and tricks to maximize your use of all versions of ZBrush. Reveals numerous little-known tips and tricks that exist within ZBrush, but often go unexploited Shares an abundance of helpful techniques and insights that the author has acquired from years of helping professional artists in various industries Offers dozens of version-neutral solutions and shortcuts in areas such as sculpting, texturing, posing, rendering, and more Features "Artist Spotlights" from several ZBrush experts, offering their how-to's for using the feature-rich software in today's studios Improve your productivity and quality of work with this helpful, easy-to-understand resource.

ZBrush 4 Sculpting for Games

Author: Manuel Scherer
Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 9781849690805
Release Date: 2011-03-16
Genre: Computers

Sculpt machines, environments, and creatures for your game development projects.

Secrets of ZBrush Experts

Author: Daryl Wise
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781435458987
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Artists

Step inside the studios of some of today's top artists, illustrators, designers, and photographers working with digital art tools. SECRETS OF ZBRUSH EXPERTS: TIPS, TECHNIQUES, AND INSIGHTS FOR USERS OF ALL ABILITIES allow you one-on-one access to the crea

Beginner s Guide to Zbrush

Author: 3dtotal Publishing
Publisher: 3dtotal Publishing
ISBN: 1909414506
Release Date: 2017-12
Genre:

Beginner's Guide to ZBrush is an essential resource for newcomers to this powerful software, packed with detailed instructions and tutorials.

Sketching from the Imagination Characters

Author: 3dtotal Publishing
Publisher: 3dtotal Publishing
ISBN: 1909414395
Release Date: 2017-03-14
Genre: Art

An inspiring collection of drawings and articles exploring the sketchbooks and artistic practices of 50 talented character artists.

Getting Started in ZBrush

Author: Greg Johnson
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781134507177
Release Date: 2014-04-16
Genre: Art

Getting Started in ZBrush is a gentle introduction to ZBrush, today’s premier digital sculpting program. Beginning with the fundamentals of digital sculpting as well as a thorough introduction to the user interface, Getting Started in ZBrush will have you creating a variety of professional-level 3D models in no-time. More than just another button-pushing manual, this comprehensive guide is packed with start-to-finish projects that ease you into the workflow of the program, while at the same time providing tips and tricks that will allow you to achieve certain tasks much more quickly. After progressing through the tutorials, you will be shown how to customize brushes, materials, scripts, and the interface so that you can utilize these tools to their full advantage. Special consideration is given to ZBrush’s integration plug-ins with Maya and 3ds Max, allowing you to properly import and export your models in all programs. Texturing, painting, mapping, decimation, baking, and topology are also fully covered so your Zbrush creations can come to life without sacrificing that high-resolution look. Ease your way into this complex subject with this straight-forward approach to ZBrush Perfect your technique with step-by-step tutorials that allow you to create high res models from start to finish. Expand your knowledge by visiting the companion website, which features video demonstrations, project files, texture and model files, scripts, customized menus, brushes, and additional resources.

Introducing ZBrush 3rd Edition

Author: Eric Keller
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118330463
Release Date: 2012-05-11
Genre: Computers

Learn ZBrush inside and out with this updated new edition Get totally comfortable sculpting in a digital environment with the latest edition of this bestselling beginner's guide to ZBrush. Fully updated for the newest version of the software, ZBrush 4R3, this book dispels any fears you might have about the difficulty of using ZBrush and soon has you creating realistic, cartoon, and organic models with flair. Learn all the essentials, as you complete fun tutorials on painting, meshes, organic scripting, hard surface sculpting, lighting, rendering, and more. Introduces you to ZBrush, the sculpting software that lets you create digital art with a fine-art feel, which you can transfer into Maya or other 3D applications Covers painting, meshes, organic sculpting, hard surface sculpting, textures, lighting, rendering, working with other 3D applications, and scripting Walks you through a series of fun and engaging tutorials where you can start creating your own work, including human, cartoon, and organic models Fully updated for the newest version of ZBrush, ZBrush 4R3, including full coverage of its robust rendering tools Includes a DVD with helpful video examples and files to help you complete the tutorials Design remarkably realistic creatures, people, and objects with ZBrush and the new edition of this top-selling guide. The DVD is not included as part of the e-book file, but is available for download after purchase.

The Swordmaster

Author: Gavin Goulden
Publisher: 3Dtotal Pub
ISBN: 0956817173
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Art

Learn how to model, sculpt, unwrap, texture, and render a low poly game character using an industry-standard workflow.