Tuning shadows


show more Tuning shadows provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by Eric Keller as part of the ZBrush 3 for Windows Essential Training show less
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Tuning shadows

If you want to add shadows to your illustration while working in ZBrush, you can do this using Best Render Quality mode. The shadows in ZBrush are pretty accurate. They are not necessarily going to be the same kind of accurate shadow you get out of an advanced renderer in 3D package such as Maya but there are going to be a pretty good approximation and definitely something you can work with in lot of illustrations. I'm going to start by quickly creating a scene that can show off some of the shadow functions. So let's put the Tool palette here in the tray, I'm going to zoom out a little bit. Choose a plain 3D, switch to Rotate. Now you notice that the perspective of the plain seems kind of odd so I'm going to improve that by going to the Draw menu and clicking on Perspective. Now I have something that looks more like an actual perspective scene.

Switch to Move and go to Scale and Rotate it, so we have a flat plain there. Get down just a little bit and I want to choose a m...

Tuning shadows
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Tuning shadows 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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