Plunge your hands into digital sculpting with Mudbox
VALUABLE COMPANION DVD
You'll find over 10 GBs of movies, project files, models, andimages to complete all of the projects in the book.
You've found the perfect hands-on primer to Autodesk's Mudbox,the 3D modeling and sculpting tool artists have used to createrealistic creatures for The Dark Knight, 9, and other films. Thisbook is just what you need to get started. Get up to speed on theMudbox 2011 interface and tools, then follow step-by-step lessonsthat teach you the basics of digital sculpting, 3D painting,texturing, workflow, and more.
You'll find pages of tips and detailed instructions. So, roll upyour sleeves, open this book, and start sculpting and painting!
Create assets for film, television, and games with Mudbox2011
Save time for creativity by improving your workflows
Get to know the Mudbox user interface and tools in detail
Model a base mesh in Maya®, then use Mudbox to add surfacedetails such as surface wear and tear
Learn to paint directly onto models in 3D with Mudbox's 3Dpainting capabilities
Plan your sculpture, pose your mesh, and start sculpting
Import a 3D scan from a 3D scanner and clean it up in Mudbox
Get to know the Mudbox user interface
Learn to customize Mudbox brushes to get the results youneed
Learn how to use Mudbox's paint layers to composite realistictextures