ZBrush artist Katerin takes this latest addition to the ZBrush universe to the next level. Be sure to visit her ZBrushCentral thread where you’ll see breakdowns for how this stylized character and her mythical companion came to life. Features like Noisemaker, Fibermesh and Polypainting were instrumental in helping to bring this duo to life.
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“3DTotal introduces a new series of anatomical reference figures for artists, offering the male anatomy in a full planar model – designed by popular demand! – Plus new full nude and full écorché versions. We also reveal how to create convincing bio-suits for male characters that fit the human anatomy perfectly!”
Visit the 3DTotal KickStarter page to help bring this latest offering to life.
Jumping from the “squared circle” to the big screen has come naturally for wrestling icon, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson.
If you “smell what the Rock is cooking”, chances are it involves another box office hit. Be sure to check out a behind the scenes breakdown of Hercules in this FXGuide interview. You’ll hear how concept artist Rob Bliss and the Weta Workshop used ZBrush to bring a sixteen foot lion to life. FXGuide is a premier publication committed to continually giving readers the goods on how their favorite special effects come to life.
Niko Nikizar aka nikizar inside the ZBrushcentral forum, wields a massive sword en route to his rightful place on the Top Row. Be sure to check out the other incredible digital art featured inside our Top Row Gallery. Bioware’s Dragon Age is a staple for RPG fans and continues to expand with the latest release of Dragon Age Inquisition. Get your copy today!
ZBrusher Zbynek_k puts the rub down on a the latest Voltaren topical cream advert. Check out a full collection of figures inside Zbynek_k’s user gallery. Be sure to check out our ZBrush Industry pages for more interesting uses of the world’s favorite digital sculpting software, ZBrush.
Join Pixologic at the CTN Animation Expo 2014 from November 21st – 23rd 2014 in Burbank (CA) as we present renowned film and gaming artists giving live ZBrush demonstrations.
In case you haven’t heard, CTN is short for the Creative Talent Network and the expo will no doubt be a hot bed for creative talent. With live demonstrations, networking receptions, master workshops, panel discussions and professional exhibits, you can bet on this year’s expo being more popular than ever!
Some of the artists appearing at the ZBrush booth (B52) include:
- Michael DeFeo (Freelance Artist: Despicable Me 2, The Lorax, Ice Age 4)
- Chadwick Dusenbery (Freelance Artist)
- Shaun Absher (Disney Animation)
- Dylan Ekren (Disney Animation)
- Alena Wooten (Disney Animation)
- Matt Thorup (Disney Animation)
- Tyler Bolyard (Nickelodeon Animation Studio)
- Danny Williams (Dreamworks Animation)
- Leticia Reinaldo (Freelance Artist: Frozen,Tinker Bell and the Pirate Fairy, Muppets Most Wanted)
- Steve Lord (McFarlane Toys)
To learn more about the artists, view some of their artwork and see a presentation schedule, visit the CTN Animation Expo UGM Page.
See you there!
It’s no secret that the Trojan Horse Was A Unicorn Festival 2014 went off like a roman candle exploding in the night. In a well-deserved feature interview with FXGuide, the team at Techno Image are finally getting the exposure they deserve. Comprised of Guilherme Proença, Lucas Leibholz, Pedro Conti, Tiago Hoisel and Rodnei Bassani, this team is a force to be reckoned with. Visit ZBrushCentral to see more of how this incredible trailer was brought to life with a little help from ZBrush.
If you are a ZBlog follower, you’ll no doubt have heard and seen their exploits before. Notable for their work in commercial advertising, the crew is poised to continue leaving a mark on the industry. Find out more about the Trojan Horse Was A Unicorn Festival by visiting their homepage.
Laika takes 3D printing to the next level with the fan-favorite, “Boxtrolls”. In this FXGuide exclusive, you’ll find out how ZBrush helped bring an unprecedented number of 3D printed expressions to life. It’s enough to make our printed heads spin.
Be sure to check out more from this talented group of artists by visiting their homepage.
Ryan Kingslien is a long-time ZBrusher, committed to providing learning options to students around the world.
Join Ryan and the UArtsy community to take your learning to the next level. Classes are offered online so you can join from anywhere in the world. Sign up today to start learning ZBrush. The class runs from Monday November 17th to Friday November 21st.
There’s incredible value in having the opportunity to sit with a master. UARTSY is at the forefront of providing learning options for artists, by artists. With online access, learning is only a click of a button away. The latest offering sees renowned sculptor and character development artist, Michael Defeo lead the charge in what promises to be an informational tour de force. Michael has worked over the years to bring characters to life for Blue Sky Studios and Illumination Entertainment among others. Sign up today! “Stylized Character Design” is a ten-week course designed to help you take your chops further. Classes start November 14, 2014.