Join Ryan Kittleson for an in-depth discussion in this video Restoring symmetry, part of ZBrush 4 Essential Training.
Sometimes you may be working on a model that you intend to be symmetrical, but…you forgot to turn on symmetrical sculpting beforehand.…Now, you've put all this work into one side and now you are dreading having…to redo all that work.…Not to fear: ZBrush can transfer detail from one side of a model to another with…a deformation called Smart ReSym.…Let's open up SuperAverageMan and expand the Deformation sub-palette.…Just for demonstration purposes, sculpt some random shape into one side of the model.…
Now, we want to get the same detail on the other side.…The Smart ReSym button allows you to set which axis you want to mirror.…By default, it's on X, and that is the one we want.…Now, if you click the button, you see that what it's done is average the two…halves to be the same.…Usually, this is not what you want it to do;…usually you want all the detail from one side to go over to the un-detailed side.…So, I'm going to hit Ctrl+Z to undo that.…In order to get all this detail from one side to the other, we need to mask the…
- 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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