Join Ryan Kittleson for an in-depth discussion in this video Inverting brush effects, part of ZBrush 4 Essential Training.
Many brushes have the effect of pulling out or building up thickness on a model.…For those brushes you can quickly switch to Subtractive mode that will push in…or remove shape from the model.…So let's go open up the SuperAverageMan.…Now, if I zoom in, I can give you just quick demonstration of the standard way…that the brush is used.…You can see it's pulling out on the model.…There are two ways to switch a brush into Inverted or Subtract mode.…The first way is to change the brush from Zadd to Zsub up here at the top bar.…
So right now it's on Zadd. We'll just hit Zsub instead.…Now you can see when I stroke, the effect is inverted. It's pushing in.…Let's put it back on Zadd.…A faster way to do it that I prefer is just to hold down the Alt key while you stroke.…So now I am holding down Alt and it's pushing in.…If I release Alt, it goes back to additive sculpting.…One of the nice things about ZBrush is that most of the keyboard controls are…clustered around the Shift, Ctrl, and Alt keys, making it easy to access this and…
- 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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