Apply Transparency to Images Using ZBrush 3 for Windows


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Applying transparency

If you want to create an illustration that has the look of a transparent objects in it, there are couple of ways to do this. The first way is to actually use the Rgb Intensity slider. I'm going to switch to the Sphere 3D tool, and notice that by default Rgb Intensity has set to 100. I want to switch to the BasicMaterial. There is nothing about his material that is transparent by default. That's an opaque material. So I'm going to draw a sphere on to the canvas. Without changing the material at all, I'm going to lower the Rgb Intensity, and draw onto the canvas. And now we get, semi transparent sphere.

The more I lower the Intensity, the more transparent the sphere becomes. I can go to the Draw palette, and add a little bit of Refraction to this Transparency. It's only going to effect new spheres that I draw on the canvas that have a low Rgb Intensity. You can start to see some of that Refraction there. It might be a bit much so, let's pull that down to about 4,...

Applying transparency
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Applying transparency provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by Eric Keller as part of the ZBrush 3 for Windows Essential Training

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3D + Animation
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ZBrush
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