ZBrush 4R7 is here!
Feb 01, 2015
ZBrush 4R7 was launched on 29 January 2015. And the response was incredible! With people around the world now taking their first steps with the latest release – the last within the ZBrush 4 series – we take a look at some of the highlights of ZBrush 4R7.
ZBrush in the industry
Jan 29, 2015
The new Industries section on Pixologic reveals how ZBrush is used in various industries around the world, including:
Seeing Is Believing
Dec 29, 2014
This graduating class scores top honours by leaping from the pages of the high school year book and into the 3D printed future. It looks like the trend for keeping your friends close is about to take on a new meaning. Students at the Seoul National School for the Blind are among the first to embark on the journey of being immortalized in plastic. The 3D printed busts were developed in an effort to help visually impaired students remember what their classmates look like. Check out how ZBrush helped these bright young graduates bounce off the screen and into the printed world.
Dec 29, 2014
There's no question that the latest home console experience is the greatest thing to happen to your living room since TV dinners. The newest addition to the Uncharted franchise sees the details dialed up to an uncanny level. The guys and gals at Naughty Dog are really doing their part to push the envelope! Take a closer look at the future of console gaming.
The Golden Pixie Comes Home
Dec 22, 2014
Studio Daily's Peter Plantec, recently announced this year's recipients for the Golden Pixie awards. You guessed it, ZBrush took home the hardware for best digital sculpting software. ZBrush wasn't the only winner. Be sure to check out the other incredible recipients including VFX guru, professor Paul Debevec. Here's to the winners and best of luck next year!
Taste Worth Smiling For
Dec 05, 2014
ZBrush artist ajuricic brings a Jean-Baptiste Monge piece to into the world of digital clay. Be sure to check out his process for generating surface textures and sculpting details and wrinkles. After the drinks were poured and the bubbles settled, this guy smiled his way onto the Top Row. You can see an entire collection of Top Row candidates inside the ZBrush Top Row Gallery.
The Collection Grows
Dec 03, 2014
ZBrush artists Dan Crossland and Blur Studio's Alessandro Baldasseroni take 3DTotal's anatomical reference figures to the next level!
"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.
Fighting For The Lion's Share
Dec 02, 2014
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.
Under The Surface
Dec 02, 2014
ZBrushCentral is the place to see the latest in digital sculpting goodness from around the world. This recent addition sees Acornboy aka Sam Greenwell bring an enchanted moment under the sea to life. Check out more from this talented "digital clay slinger" inside his user gallery.
3D Total Presents ZBrush Characters and Creatures
Nov 02, 2014
Get yourself on the pre-order list for this incredible new addition to the ZBrush universe! Visit the 3D Total website for more information and other resources. With ZBrush and 3DTotal's constantly expanding learning materials, you'll have everything you need to take your digital art to the next level.