Beginner’s Guide to Character Creation in Maya continues 3dtotal’s tradition of offering helpful guides for beginners looking to step into the world of digital art. Talented 3D Animator and Trainer, Jahirul Amin, gives an insightful breakdown of how to model from scratch using Maya and Mudbox. Not only will you learn about the principles of rigging and animation, with a step-by-step guide detailing how to link the joints and create constraints and controls for animation, you will also learn how to correctly light and render your scene for porfolio-worthy presentation. Plus, in-depth chapters on anatomy will provide you with a solid foundation on which to develop your 3D character skills, so that by the end of this book you will have created your very own realistic walk cycle.Incl. Tax: $39.13
Mudbox Female Character is 51 pages of priceless Mudbox tuition by Wayne Robson; one of the most respected Mudbox artists in the world. This eBook provides a comprehensive guide to sculpting female characters and creatures using Mudbox. Wayne Robson will talk us through how he identifies the characteristics that define what is unique in each of our female characters and gives detailed advice as to how to sculpt these, using many of the features and tools that are available when working in Mudbox. As an added bonus Wayne has provided the base mesh he used plus hours of video training to demonstrate some of Mudbox's versatile tolls in use. From an obese and elderly women, to a vampire and werewolf, this series covers everything any beginner or experienced Mudbox user could need.
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Our cartoon animals series has been great so far, with many of the fantastic images making their way onto the cover of the magazine. This month's cartoon animal is no exception. Borislav Kechashki uses both 3ds Max and ZBrush as he talks us through the creation of his stunning cartoon Scorpion.Incl. Tax: $3.59