Channeling the power of the oil painting masters, ZBSee member Baolog brings the traditional to new heights. This digital sculpting copy of French painter Paul Delaroche’s, “Ejecucion de Lady Jane Grey” first painted in 1834 is an artistic “tour de force”. Check out Baolog’s user gallery for more brush strokes and clay dabs covering a wide range of subject matter. You’ll see everything from futuristic cosmonauts to historically inspired gentlemen. Visit ZClassroom and learn the skills you’ll need to create your very own masterpiece.
That monkey just climbed himself onto the Top Row! ZBSee member, seid brought the big guns on this one and added a touch of furry just for good measure. Check out more of seid’s work inside his user gallery. Be sure to visit ZClassroom to push your ZBrush projects further. With features like FiberMesh explained in detail, you’ll be one step closer to getting your “digital fur” groove on.
ZBSee member Ramirezz arms his latest piece with everything she’ll need to weather the harshest of storms. In this case, it’s looking like a shower of compliments is heading her way as she strolls across the Top Row. Find out more about how Ramirezz sculpted, posed, textured and completed most of the character using ZBrush. You won’t want to miss more of his ZBrush exploits inside his user gallery.
Strange is a term used to describe a wide range of designs in the art world. ZBSee member Rossonerixx has the market cornered in this regard. His latest work slithers its way onto the Top Row. It’s good to see some “left fielders” landing inside the forum. Take a look at his user gallery where he’s revisited some “classic” Marvel favorites. Start your own “creepy” sculpting project today with features like, Dynamesh and Insert Mesh Brushes.
Pablander takes us on a journey into the depths of the forest. It’s a good thing he’s provided a breakdown of how we’ll get there. Check out his latest ZBSee post to see how this winter wonderland and its strange inhabitant came to life. The piece was modeled using Dynamesh and the fur was created with Fibermesh. Pablander even rendered the final image using the BPR rendering capabilities found inside ZBrush. Overall, we’d say it’s a fairy tale come true.
Hossein Diba draws inspiration for his Top Row winner from what looks like a “Taxi Driver” era DeNiro. To find out if he’s “talkin’ to you”, visit Hossein’s user gallery. You’ll get a breakdown of Hossein’s workflow and see how to generate everything from eyes to hair. Take advantage of our video tutorial library inside ZClassroom.
Reaching into the caverns of his sub-conscience seems to come naturally to ZBSee member Gutalin aka Alex Kozhanov. This isn’t the first time he’s “wowed” us with his desolate environs. This latest piece captures the sentiment of an untold narrative and is driven forward by a lone protagonist, sitting in what appears to be a state of angst. Visit Gutalin’s user gallery for an “unabridged” tour of more “Space-Scapes”.
World Warrior Ryu makes his appearance on the Top Row. Check out ZBSee member Georgius’s rendition of the classic Street Fighter. You’ll get a fistful of tips with a render breakdown guaranteed to score a PERFECT inside this thread! See how Georgius manipulates material attributes, incorporates poly-painting and utilizes lighting and rendering properties to achieve a final look inside ZBrush worthy of a champion. You can learn more about rendering in ZBrush by visiting ZClassroom. Hadoken!
The ElseWorlds series of comics and figures from DC continues to inspire. For the uninitiated, the Elseworlds concept took characters from the existing DC universe and placed them in alternate realities. This Viking Batman hits all the right notes. He was a recent submission for the Game Artisan’s ComiCon Challenge. ZBSee member Caleb Nefzen ranked among the Top Ten and gave the Norse Gods something to cheer for in the 2014 challenge! Visit Caleb’s User Gallery to see more.
The annual Game Artisans ComicCon Challenge has come and gone. Yes, it’s hard to believe that another year of comic book action has already passed us by! This ZBSee post features an incredible collection of work created for the epic challenge. Visit our dedicated forum space for a walk down memory lane and your chance to see all the incredible ZBrush work leading up to the final days of the contest. ZBSee members Ballo, joymepls, Stepanchikov, Danpetro and CgNara landed themselves at the top of the superhero heap. They placed first through fifth respectively. It looks like ZBrush helped these artists land a crushing blow!