Join Ryan Kittleson for an in-depth discussion in this video Adjusting the Transpose Manipulator, part of ZBrush 4 Essential Training.
The Transpose Manipulator is like a joint or a pivot point around which…the deformation occurs.…It's important to know how to place it so that the transposition…happens predictably.…Let's open up a SuperAverageMan to practice with.…Go into one of the Transpose modes and draw a mask down the arms so that the…edge of the mask is over the elbow.…I just want to zoom in to make this easier to do.…I am going to hold down Ctrl and click and drag. That's about on the elbow.…ZBrush automatically makes a manipulator along with the mask, but it's not really…where we want it to go.…
You can move either end of it by clicking and dragging on these yellow circles.…So when you move your mouse over them, they highlight, and so we know we…can move this one here.…Now, either end of this is going to be the pivot point for the movement,…so we want to make sure that's right over the elbow.…You could also move the entire manipulator at once with this yellow circle.…I also want to take a look at this from above to make sure we have got…
- Navigating the canvas
- Using perspective and floor
- Creating a mesh with a ZSketch
- Extracting from an existing mesh
- Managing subdivision levels
- Working with alphas
- Masking off parts of a model
- Using deformation
- Using subtools
- Deforming with Transpose
- Painting and texturing
- Creating UV maps
Skill Level Beginner
Q: This course was updated on 05/07/2015. What changed?
A: There is one new movie covering the update for ZBrush 4R7, and a new conclusion.
1. Understanding the Interface
2. Creating Meshes
3. Brushes and Sculpting
4. Working with Tools
5. Working with Subtools
6. Deforming with Transpose
Masking with Transpose1m 49s
7. Painting and Texturing with Color
8. Retopology: Making Riggable Models
Creating new topology3m 55s
9. UV Layout and Maps
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