How to Sketch Mechanical Shapes with Pixologic ZBrush


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Sketching mechanical shapes

We've already started on concepting the overall proportions of the android. At this stage, we can also concept the medium size mechanical shapes. In this video I'll talk about the difference between the sculpting that we've already done and sketch sculpting. So you can see we've got the two layers we've made already. One for the overall design, which is basically shapes that kind of cover the overall design that we're going for. And then we've also got details, which are sort of medium sized details like these different fins, and different shapes that we've created on the model.

Let's make a new layer called sketch. Let's click Rename here. You see the sculpting that we've done so far, is stuff that I intend on ending up in the final model. However, we can also do some sculpting that's just for sketching out ideas of what some of the more mechanical shapes might look like. For example, I might want to sketch out how the pivoting hip joint will look. So le...

Sketching mechanical shapes
Video duration: 4m 4s 4h 10m Intermediate

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Sketching mechanical shapes 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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