Working with material layers


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Working with material layers

BodyPaint is a full-fledged image editing application, and it works on a concept of layers just like Photoshop. In fact, you'll see a lot of the same types of commands in the menus that you would see in Photoshop, and it has full Photoshop integration. You can import your files from Photoshop right here in BodyPaint, and you can save your files out for Photoshop from inside the BodyPaint. Now, I'm in the BodyPaint 3D layout, so if you're not there, go ahead and get there already by going to the Layout menu and selecting BodyPaint 3D Layout. I've got my layer start file open.

Let's take a look at the Layers palette. Right now, we don't have anything showing in there. That's because I need to select my material. So go to Material Manager and click on Spacedude, and this little icon right here shows us what channel we're going to be painting in. And in this case, it's the Color channel, and it's showing me the state of the Color channel, whi...

Working with material layers
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Working with material layers provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by Rob Garrott as part of the CINEMA 4D Essentials 4: Materials, Texturing, and Lights

Subject:
3D + Animation
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CINEMA 4D
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