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Painting-Introduction
The final addition to this incredible series of videos, will cover all that is necessary to texture the final helmet design. Polypainting, Spotlight, and Materials are some of the key features that will be covered.
Painting-Introduction Painting-Layer Masking
Using a combination of masking and layers, Joseph demonstrates a quick and easy method to applying a custom paint job to the helmet.
Painting-Layer Masking Painting-Spotlight Texturing
Spotlight allows the use of images loaded directly into ZBrush to apply texture information to your model. Joseph demonstrates how he uses this method to apply refined texture details.
Painting-Spotlight … Painting-Alpha Texturing
Alphas are one of the easiest ways to apply texture or sculptural details. Watch how Joseph utilizes this feature to add texture details to the helmet.
Painting-Alpha Text … Reference Introduction
Joseph Drust introduces the key features he will be covering in the following videos.
Reference Introduction Basemesh Introduction
this video gives a brief explanation of the various methods that will be covered in the following base mesh videos.
Basemesh Introduction Sculpting Introduction
Introducing the next topic of videos, sculpting. Joseph covers all topics that are involved in this series.
Sculpting Introduction
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Sculpting Monday
Hey everyone, We started last week 3D sculpting Monday: the idea is to share a quick & fast 3D sculpt on a given theme every Monday. The theme is announced on Friday, and you have the weekend to work on it, but no need to make something complicated! Winner gets features and wins a $25 Shapeways 3D printing coupon. How does that sound? This weekends theme is: DINOSAURS. More info on our blog. Last was Nature, below is the winner Common Toad. #3DSM1 by Mieke Roth on Sketchfab

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A couple of creatures:

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Hi all guys!! another character...i had really fun during the process I did this character because i fell in love with raf grassetti character design...just after seeing that model i tought "WOW that's freaking awesome!" and that's what came out Hope you like it!

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  • Jovon
    19 Hours Ago
    The RECAP is NICE.... Would you happen to have the entirety of FOOTAGE A link would SUFFICE
  • Totyo
    18 Hours Ago
    Vance Kovacs Presentation is already online, more to come soon! http://youtu.be/RCcp73RCAxg
  • Jovon
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    Thanks for the LINK sir! That's exactly what I wanted!
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Greymourn Mortar
It's a hand mortar based on a Greymourn Mortar from Mutant Chronicles: WarZone game. I took the basic idea of rotary loaded hand mortar and redesigned it in my way. I wanted it to look a little bit Fallout like style. Rockets are mounted on a revolving drum then are loaded inside with a small carriage. To minimize recoil mortar butt is equiped with pistons.

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Thanks. Here are some images about some more info and breakdown: Bpr of Zbrush high res model: I created a dynamesh model first then retopo it use Zsphere and finilize the model in Maya, and for the posed model I used TransPose Master. About the hair and fur, I used polyon to model the hair planes first ,then converted them to subd then to nurbs finally converted to hair curves,and applied some hair systems for different hair layers. the fur stuff like eyebrow,facial hair, beard, I used fiber mesh, I groomed them in Zbrush first, then I exported them to maya as curves, and applied the hair system to the curves. Really a lot of time saved by Fiber mesh. and for the hair render I used vray hair shader. About the textures, color maps are done in photoshop. specular/bump maps was converted or just from displacement map generated from Zbrush. For exemple: For Shaders , I used Vray mtl and Fast SSS for all models.For exemple the head shader is combined a sss shader and 2 vray mtl shader(for reflection,specular)

  • Philidor
    12-07-13
    super awesome job!! Great work man
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Thanks guys!! Cuvey Thanks. Actually after work on zbrush I add some noise map on displacement to get more variation on surface. I also turn off the blur on map to get more crisp details. Daily Sketch Mario (Mario Bros.) - Concept by Galdino Sa

  • Cuvey
    7 Hours Ago
    [QUOTE]Cuvey Thanks. [COLOR=#AAAAAA]Actually after work on zbrush I add some noise map on displacement to get more variation on surface. I also turn off the blur on map to get more...
  • jaynewk
    5 Hours Ago
    incredible sculpts!! Im a fan!
  • guayabeiro
    3 Hours Ago
    amazing stuff GUZ.. Really good interpretations. Love them
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Hi guys i've a new FB page if you want to like and share would be an honour. I'm posting more works there too if interested. Thank you very much. Page: https://www.facebook.com/valeriani.art

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  • Cuvey
    9 Hours Ago
    I really like that last one! The proportions and expression look really good
  • jaynewk
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    great stuff!! Im particularly fond of the Superman sculpt!!
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Thanks a lot for your comments. You can download a full-size image (3200 x 5000) http://www.icarus3d.com/images/portfolio_I001_L.PNG

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Hey everyone! Here's the newest piece I'm working on. She's supposed to be sort of an archeologist, hence the tool belt. Let me know what you all think. -Sam

  • Dman3d
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    Wow love all of it. The story, movement, detail all terrific.
  • acornboy
    8 Hours Ago
    Thanks for all the kind words everyone! I'm hoping to get her finished up soon, and then printed. -Sam
  • jaynewk
    5 Hours Ago
    really nice piece! I like the flow of everything.
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thanks a bunch, Nolan_R, Santis, Polyhead90, and Ryan! I moved recently, so I haven't had quite as much time to do personal work lately I'm fighting against that now though, so I did another timelapse. It's been a while since I did something in quite this style, so I decided to do a really anime-y Star Skipper This timelapse doesn't really use any special features of zbrush like the last ones, so hopefully it's not too boring for yallz! W-7psbsSWJk

  • Ehren
    03-17-14
    I always admire your sculpting
  • Looks like its influenced by the opening animation from Diebuster (Gun Buster 2)
  • Bigodon
    5 Hours Ago
    ice cream girl is my fave loved the style, loved her eyes very inspiring
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  • rohitsingh.bhui
    7 Hours Ago
    this one is cool, nice lighting as well...did u render in Zbrush?
  • Keongputer
    6 Hours Ago
    Rohit, It was render in Keyshot
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thx, ...more views

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Started a new work

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Fem Thief
Here's a game-ready character project I've just finished, it's based of Thief (2014). The high-poly character was almost entirely sculpted in ZBrush, with a few parts modeled in Maya and rebuilt in 3D-Coat. Images rendered in Marmoset Toolbag 2 and KeyShot. For more WIPs and some tutorials (one on using insert stitch burshes in ZBrush, one on threading lace using ZBrush and Maya) check out my artstation: http://www.artstation.com/artist/PaulP Please feel free to leave any comments, crits, or questions, and thanks for looking!

  • McNistor
    19 Hours Ago
    Looks fantastic!
  • Webhead
    7 Hours Ago
    Welcome to ZBC! Nice piece of work.
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  • Gedn
    19 Hours Ago
    wow!
  • Webhead
    7 Hours Ago
    Thanks for posting shots without the textures. I can really see all your beautiful detail work. Definitely top row.
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A bit more work on her, nearly finished her overall outfit. Her hat is currently missing a lot of bling. cheers.

  • Dman3d
    1 Day Ago
    Love the Anne Boleyn
  • Myselfsama
    8 Hours Ago
    I'm really impressed with the progress you've made through the course of this thread. Keep up the good work
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Forgot this close Up

  • Jet3D
    23 Hours Ago
    Mind blowing attention to detail..... one of my fav pieces. Great subject matter, executed to perfection.
  • jempix
    12 Hours Ago
    That's a kick ass ninja!
  • oR_Creeper
    8 Hours Ago
    Amazing detail, dynamic pose. Awesome job! Would love to see how you get that level of detail. Wow! Why is this not top row?
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Thanks a lot guys!! Daily Sketch - Charlie Brown (Peanuts)

  • loki_22
    18 Hours Ago
    very nice work!
  • Cuvey
    9 Hours Ago
    Those look awesome!! I love how you depicted them in your own style and how you can see the texture from the clay buildup brush. If you don't mind me asking, how did you get so much detail? Because with vray, and using decimated models, I can never make...
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Sketchbook 2014
Well I guess I should start a new sketchbook since I've found time to get some 3D stuff done. This guy is a character I came up with when I was about 8 or 9 years old (named him "fire dragon" back then, taken to calling him "Draco" now.) I was going through some old art work and came upon an old superhero drawing (I have that drawing attached) and decided I wanted to try and re-vamp it for fun. I'm pretty new to hard-surface modelling, but I'm having fun learning. This is the final concept mesh for the main body (there will be a tail part, but I'm not quite there yet, that will be next) before I start building individual armor parts. I'm open to any comments or criticism!

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Thanks guys for the kind words. Diablo: i will do that at the end for sure ! Bigodon: Hairs are basically made with the curve strap brush & the move brush Here is my progress, worked mainly on the swimsuit :

  • Diablo
    3 Days Ago
    thanks a lot man.really appreciated.good luck.
  • jempix
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    Cool style. I love the hair.
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Here is my final version of this model!

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Took a break from a bigger personal project that i'm working on right now and did this to clear my head. Far more fun than what i'm doing right now enjoy,

  • Vir Norin
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    I'm so happy to see that you came back to this girl. She is very nice looking and it is awesome to see her posed in a such beautiful way. Nice curves and interesting style
  • xada
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    hey hey! very good!
  • JohnnyRaptor
    12 Hours Ago
    Vir Norin, hey thanks man, glad you like her. This was mostly as a little break from the head i'm working on, but i like where this version is going and might make a polished version of it! Xada, thank you
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The Oracle
This time, I thought I'd do a personal piece in Zbrush. I chose to create a more fantastical/mystical creature. All the design and conception process was inside of Zbrush (and my head, too) SO, concepted, sculpted, polypainted, posed and rendered in Zbrush. Comped in PS.

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    beautiful concepts, congrats
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Some details of the eyes

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Just a bit of True Detective fan art.

  • Diablo
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    great job man.I really love stylized characters but I don't know how to make them.
  • kaisasose
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    Cheers, man. Just practice practice practice.
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Hi Guys, Here is my last one for the Blizzard Fest. Hope you like it Cheers, Sam

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Some crumpy old man sculpt