Join Ryan Kittleson for an in-depth discussion in this video Translating objects, part of Mudbox 2013 Essential Training.
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Transforming is just a fancy way of saying moving, rotating, or scaling.…You'll often need to transform in Mudbox,…especially when working with Multiple Objects. It's how you position objects…relative to one another.…So we've got our war tortoise open, and as it is now, he doesn't have any eyes.…So let's make him some eyes. Let's go up to Create > Mesh and make a Sphere.…Now let's use the Transformation tools to put the eye where it belongs.…Let's go to the Select/Move tools tab.…
You could use the Translate, Rotate, and Scale under here, but I prefer to use…the hotkeys, W, E, and R.…Right now the tree is selected, so let's go and pick the sphere in the Object List.…Now if I hit W, we go into Move mode, and I can just simply grab these different…arrows and move it along different axes, position it where I need to.…Now we'll hit R to go into Scale mode and just shrink this down.…I am going to hit F to zoom in on this so I can see it more closely, and I am…just going to go back into Move mode-- so W--and I just want a better view on…
- 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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