Concepting the android with layers


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Concepting the android with layers

Now let's get in to concepting what the android is going to look like. If you're anything like me, the first thing that you do when sitting down to model something as complex as this is to freak out. There's a lot going on here and it's easy to get overwhelmed. But don't worry, there's an approach to doing it that takes a lot of the pressure off. We're going to break the work down into manageable chunks and use layers to play with design variations. Now, I'm not going to exactly recreate this android. But I do want to use it as a style guide.

I like how it's a mix of anatomical and mechanical shapes. Studying an image like this can give you some hints about how to break the forms down into smaller parts. They can also help you with ideas of what things should look like. But I'm not going to try to replicate anything here. I want my android to be unique. This is going to involve some experimentation and some iterative design work. So let's go into the Layers pa...

Concepting the android with layers
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Concepting the android with layers provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by Ryan Kittleson as part of the Modeling a Female Android in ZBrush

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3D + Animation
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ZBrush
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