Join Ryan Kittleson for an in-depth discussion in this video Using the exercise files, part of Modeling a Character in 3ds Max.
If you are a Premium member of the lynda.com Online Training Library, or if…you're watching this tutorial on a DVD-ROM, you have access to the exercise…files used throughout this title.…The exercise files are arranged according to the chapter and movie.…And if I go into the 04 subfolder, for example, you'll find different images and…files that I'm going to be using in this movie.…You'll be opening certain files inside 3D Studio Max.…
One thing that might happen is you might see this screen.…This pop-up is about color calibration settings,…so it's nothing we need to worry about for this course.…There's something else to watch out for when working with the exercise files in this course.…First we need to set Max to show its full resolution textures, so that we can…see all of the detail in the reference image.…Depending on the computer that you're using, the image might appear blocky or pixelated.…If that's the case, go to the Customize menu and click Preferences.…I'm going to go to the Viewports tab, and then I'll come down to Configure Driver.…
- Extruding edges and faces
- Working symmetrically
- Setting up the image planes
- Creating the basic facial structure and features
- Modeling and fleshing out the body
- Creating the hair with extruded NURBS curves
- Modeling clothes
- Putting on finishing touches
- Understanding UVW maps and seams
- Dealing with UVW maps across multiple objects
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Overview of Character Modeling Tools and Skills
2. Modeling the Head
3. Modeling the Body
4. Modeling the Hair
5. Modeling the Clothes
6. Finishing the Model
7. UV Mapping
Refining the UVW layout7m 1s
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