Exploring the Pinch Brush tool


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Exploring the Pinch Brush tool

The last modeling tool I want to show you is an addition to the sculpting tools. Now this works either on sculpt surfaces, which is for NURB surfaces, or sculpt geometry, which is for polygonal objects. Now I'm going to show you this on a polygonal object because I think it'll be a little bit more clear. So I'm going to use that same head that we were using before and I'm just going to go ahead and select it and then under Mesh I'm going to go Sculpt Geometry tool, and make sure I select my options here, which brings up this Options panel.

I'm sure you're pretty familiar with the Sculpt Geometry tool, but let me go ahead and just do a quick refresher here. We have a brush which you can see, which cover the model. We can change the brush size by touching the B key, B for brush, and just left clicking and dragging, and that gives us our brush size, and then we can also do a number of operations. One is to Push or Pull. So for example, if I pulled then we can pull...

Exploring the Pinch Brush tool
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Exploring the Pinch Brush tool provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by George Maestri as part of the Maya 2011 New Features

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3D + Animation
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Maya
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