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Built For A Life In Resin

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ZBSee member mhfrandsen showcases a series of dripping cool creature busts in his latest thread. Look a little closer and you’ll see that one of the lucky beasts has even made the transition from screen to 3D print in the form of a resin kit! Yes it’s true, you too can wonder in delight at the possibilities of taking your very own designs from ZBrush to your table top. Visit Mikkel’s homepage to see more of his digital sculpting projects and a list of available resin kits.

 

Reconstructing The Past

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The Digital Sculpture Project is an undertaking of magnificent proportions. Professor Bernard “Bernie” Frischer leads a team of dedicated men and women committed to the preservation and restoration of priceless artifacts from the ancient world. The program represents the future of archeological preservation and strives to expand the study of how 3D technology “can be applied to the capture, representation and interpretation of sculpture from all periods and cultures.” Learn more about how ZBrush is being used to hold the past together in this telling video breakdown.

 

Wizard Of Blood and Fire

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ZBSee artist Akelarre, recently added a fire tossing illustration of the Wizard and Hydra character for the DeviantArt “Diablo III-Reaper of Souls” contest to the world of digital clay. Be sure to watch, as Akelarre breaks down the entire process for how the illustration came to life in an epic 4o part video! It’s safe to say he’s thrown us the kitchen sink.

 

Durer’s Mother Re-Imagined

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Trent Tate is an Austin based artist with an eye for the classics. He’s no stranger to the time honored traditions of producing classical drawings and paintings in materials like charcoal and egg tempera. His works have been on display at the Austin Museum of Art, Dallas Museum of Art and his clients include the likes of Dennis Quaid. Lately, he’s moved away from tempura paintings and focused his energy on ZBrush. This series of illustrations demonstrate that a little ingenuity goes a long way. Taking up the challenge of recreating a Durer drawing is no easy task, doing it using ZBrush isn’t something you see everyday! In this case, Trent has climbed the mountain and lived to tell the tale. You can find out more about Trent and his methods of illustration by visiting his website.

 

Game Artisans ComicCon Challenge Winners Land Crushing Blow!

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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!

Car Stylus

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Take your industrial design skills further with this in-depth look at automotive design. Car Stylus: Digital Tools & Techniques for Vehicle designers is a website dedicated to advancing your skills in the areas of vehicle and industrial design. With a mantra “geared” toward helping designers master the newest and latest tools, Car Stylus ensures “that busy designers get timely tips, tricks and techniques that’ll help improve digital workflows.” The video tutorials are thorough and hammer home key concepts that will no doubt help with your next project. For even more industrial design tutorials, check out our latest video series on designing a futuristic helmet.

 

The Sky’s The Limit

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Everyday millions of toys ride trucks to the shelves of toy stores around the world. This latest post reminds us that no matter how big or small, ZBrush helps to make some of those toys a reality. Be sure to check out more toy designs inside ZBSee member devoid’s user gallery.

 

Turn It Loose

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Mariano Steiner turns it loose with his latest ZBSee thread. Check out this high-caliber “digital clay” bad guy, along with a whole host of other ZBrush projects inside his user gallery. Mariano even shares some of his process for making accessories and rendering his final image. Learn more about taking your ZBrush projects further by visiting ZClassroom.

 

Enter The Museum Of The Ancients

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ZBSee member Aidin Salsabili recently shared news about an Iranian virtual museum exhibit. Check out Aidin’s videos for a behind the scenes look at the process used to create these priceless artifacts. Aidin’s user gallery will keep you busy exploring countless artifacts recreated using ZBrush.

 

The Rise Of Lexington

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This latest addition to the world of ZBSee has us all up in arms. Disney’s Gargoyles franchise is an old time favorite around here.  Rodrigo.G delivers the goods by bringing Ryan Lang’s Lexington concept to life inside ZBrush! You’ll see a breakdown of the process used to build the model and lots of other cool characters waiting for you inside his user gallery. Be sure to visit Rodrigo.G’s homepage for more digital clay excitement.






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