Archives for : October2021

Bring Characters to Life, and Discover Flocking Behaviour with Maxon

Fun and easy character animation techniques can help inject life into inanimate objects. With Cinema 4D, there’s no need for complex rigging techniques to animate objects or characters.

Learn how to inject energy and character into objects using Deformers in Cinema 4D with this project based series. This video will show you how to easily animate a mushroom character and apply the animation principle of Squash & Stretch to give the animation more interest and whimsy.

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Get familiar with Trapcode Particular with this tutorial. Join Harry Frank as he walks you through one of its latest features: evading particles in the Flocking Particle simulation.

V-Ray VFX & Animation Showreel 2021 Unveiled

Take a seat, dim the lights, and open this video full-screen. Check out the amazing effects creating in V-Ray and Phoenix for WandaVision, Black Widow, Free Guy, Justice League, and more!

ZBrush Summit 2021

Join this four day event as it is streamed live around the world, serving as a place to meet digital artists and connect with the Pixologic team. Each day is packed with talented artists sharing their techniques with you, along with a mixture of other activities to keep you engaged.

Thanks to the combination of streaming technology and social media, viewers will be able to become participants, interacting with each other and the Pixologic team no matter where they are located.

Streaming Live and 100% Online, October 23rd – 26th
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Events & Presentations

Live ZBrush Sculpt-Off – October 23rd
Join guest hosts Joseph Drust & Jessica Dru for the second-ever public LIVE ZBrush Sculpt-Off, featuring artists from around the world showcasing their digital sculpting skills.
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ZBrushLIVE Streamer Challenge Day 1 – October 24th
Six streamers will be sculpting based on a theme provided by Pixologic, with all six of their ZBrush screens and web cameras displayed simultaneously. Pixologic’s Paul Gaboury and guest host Ashley A. Adams will also be joining all six streamers to interact with the streamers during the hour challenge.

ZBrush Top Tips – October 24th
This segment will be full of top-notch ZBrush artists sharing their absolute best tips, tricks and techniques to improve your digital sculpting workflow. Every tip in this segment will be able to be completed in 10 minutes or less.

Realism idealized: Learning how to Observe – October 24th
Kris Costa will speak about an approach to observing and artistically interpreting reality specifically concerning portrait work, demonstrate techniques, speak about form hierarchy, likeness and lighting, among other subjects.

ZBrushLIVE Streamer Challenge Day 2 – October 25th

Creating micro detail maps for your creatures – October 25th
Marcin Klicki will be showing how to create detailed maps in ZBrush so you can use them later to detail your characters in ZBrush and other 3D rendering software.

ZBrushLIVE Streamer Challenge Day 3 – October 26th

Concept Vehicle Design in ZBrush – October 26th
PDS will cover their in-house techniques for designing vehicles inside ZBrush using their own custom kits which will be released for the 2021 ZBrush Summit.

Neville Page: Creative design techniques – October 26th
This workshop will be less about the technical use of ZBrush and more about the ways it can be used for creativity, including sharing a basic approach to design with ZBrush as the main design tool.