Join Ryan Kittleson for an in-depth discussion in this video Focusing and framing, part of Mudbox 2013 Essential Training.
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Now that we've learned how to move the camera around, let me show you some…tips and tricks that can help you quickly position the camera relative to your models.…This is especially useful if you accidentally move the camera away from the…model and you can't find it again.…So let's go ahead and use the Basic Head for this.…One problem that you may run into while working is that the camera can…sometimes be zoomed, or rotated, so far that the model is no longer visible.…So let me go ahead and simulate that.…When this happens, it can become disorienting because you can't see anything,…and you don't know where to move the camera to get the model back again.…
The solution is to simply hit the A key.…This instantly snaps the camera to look at the currently active object.…If no objects are currently selected, then the camera snaps to show…everything in the scene.…Other times, you may find that you want to focus on a particular part of the model.…This is easily done by holding the cursor over the part that you want to focus…
- Optimizing a Wacom tablet for Mudbox
- Navigating the 3D space
- Editing materials
- Sculpting with stamps, stencils, and layers
- Creating and importing UV maps
- Texturing with Ptex
- Painting bump maps
- Creating ambient occlusion and displacement maps
- Posing characters with jointed skeletons
- Lighting a scene
- Rendering still images and movies from Mudbox
Skill Level Beginner
3ds Max 2013 Essential Trainingwith Aaron F. Ross7h 9m Beginner
1. Getting Started
3. Working with Multiple Objects
4. Painting Textures
5. Using Texture Channels
6. Posing a Character
7. Presenting Work
Lighting the scene5m 17s
Next steps1m 45s
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