CREATE DIGITAL SCULPTURES THAT ASTOUND
Design remarkably realistic creatures, people, and objects usingZBrush and the new edition of this top-selling book. ZBrush mightseem intimidating at first, but professional Hollywood animator andZBrush artist Eric Keller combines his firsthand experience withdetailed, step-by-step explanations to make you feel right at homewith the interface and tools.
The book reinforces the core concepts of ZBrush through fun,hands-on tutorials that will help you achieve amazing results.Whether you're a digital-art novice or a professional designerseeking to add ZBrush 4 to your toolkit, Introducing ZBrush 4 isthe book to get you there.
Understand ZBrush's unique sculpting and painting technology
Take a tour of ZBrush 4's innovative interface and powerfultoolkit
Work with digital clay and effectively use the full array ofsculpting brushes
Master ZSpheres for armature and ZSketching for creatingmeshes
Explore exciting new tools for creating hard surface objects
Learn how to set lighting, create materials, and render inZBrush
Create animated turntables within ZBrush to show off yourwork
VALUABLE COMPANION DVD
The DVD includes example files and models to help guide youthrough each lesson, as well as movies to show you the sculptingtechniques used to create many of the digital sculptures.
Render fur and fiber
Add realistic lighting and materials to your models
Master detailing and texturing techniques