Giving the shark character by painting in the diffusion channel


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Giving the shark character by painting in the diffusion channel

With the Color channel complete we can move onto the Diffusion channel. The Diffusion channel is often called the dirt channel in a lot of 3D circles and the reason for that is it's the place where you give your objects character and add dirt to your materials. Now for our shark, we are going to be adding things that basically just look like modeling on the surface of the shark and scratches and just general texture that sort of breaks up the flatness of the gray on the shark, so that it's not just a perfect flat color all the way around. So we are using the Diffusion channel for that.

So here in my layout, I'm going to select a brush and I am going to be working in Projection Painting just like I was before, but I want to be careful about which channel I am painting in. So let's start off by selecting the right brush. I will go to the Brush tab and scrub down. I will close up Long Weekend and scrub all the way down to the BodyPaint 3-D Artist Brushes, and these are some exc...

Giving the shark character by painting in the diffusion channel
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Giving the shark character by painting in the diffusion channel provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by Rob Garrott as part of the CINEMA 4D: Designing a Promo

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