Shaping the eyes


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Shaping the eyes

Eyes are a crucial part of any character model. The window to the soul needs special attention in order to look its best. It's worth it to make sure that the eyes look right, because they're going to be conveying a lot of the character's emotions. Proper edge flow here is crucial to good deformations and by extension, good animation. Luckily, we've already established a solid flow zone for the eyes. From here, we just need to refine the shapes so we can really bring some personality to them. Before we continue shaping the eyelids, let's get an actual eyeball in place.

Having an actual sphere at this point is very helpful because it will give us an actual shape around which we can line up the eyelids. You have got the head see-through, so that when we make a sphere we can see it through the face. So let's just go to Create and make a sphere and just click and drag one out here. You may be asking yourself how large it should be. For realistic eyes on an anatomically co...

Shaping the eyes
Video duration: 10m 53s 4h 31m Intermediate

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Shaping the eyes 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
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3ds Max
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