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To create compelling characters, you need to make themrealistic, and ZBrush by itself can take you only so far. You alsoneed solid artistic skills. This full-color, illustrated guideteaches you the basics of human anatomy, so you can createcaptivating human figures that really come to life on screen.
Using ZBrush 3.5 tools, you'll sculpt a heroic male figure,learning each body part as you go, including head, neck, torso,arms, legs, bones, and muscle. This book emphasizes concepts thathave guided artists for centuries, such as gesture, form, andproportion, helping you develop foundational skills you can drawupon throughout your career. Transform your animation intoprofessional-level artistry with this must-have guide.
Master basic anatomical terms for skeletal regions and musclegroups
Break down the regions of the body into simple geometricshapes
Begin roughing in your figure with Claytubes and other tools
Create the impression of flesh over underlying muscle andbone
Learn ZBrush remeshing and color-mapping techniques
Flesh out your figure with fine detail and costuming
Repurpose your figure for film, video games, Web, or digitaloutput
Build skills you can also apply to Maya®, 3ds Max, Blender,and Photoshop
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Enhance your learning with video instruction that walks youthrough the projects in the book. You'll also find anatomy modelsto use for practice.
Use ZBrush tools to perfect the fine detail of muscleconstruction
Sculpt different kinds of fabric to clad a heroic character
Lay the groundwork for believable facial expression with a solidfoundation