Crafting the ears


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Crafting the ears

Most human ears are almost identical in the real world, but when it comes to cartoony stylization, the ears are one of the most varied parts of the body. They can be complex and detailed, or they can be nothing more than simple nubs that stick out from the head, or they might be done away with altogether. This video will show you one way to make a middle-ground ear--one that's pretty common in cartoony animation. After learning these techniques, you should be able to modify them to make almost any kind of ear you want. I want to start out making the ear as a separate object that I'll then combine to the head when it's done.

Let's start out making a box, and we'll position it over the ear in the reference. Let's go up to the Create panel and click Box. I'll just click and drag in the front view and click again once we got a nice size of that box and then right-click to lock it in. Let's use Rotate and Move to get this looking a little bit more lined up with t...

Crafting the ears
Video duration: 6m 9s 4h 31m Intermediate

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Crafting the ears provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by Ryan Kittleson as part of the Modeling a Character in 3ds Max

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3D + Animation
Software:
3ds Max
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