Keep up-to-date with Free tutorials!!

 

Sign up to our twice-monthly newsletter today for the latest tutorials, interviews and product information.

Sign me up to receive third-party emails from 3dtotal's partners, too!

- Latest news
- Exclusive Shop Offers
- Preview early content
- Plus much more

 

Not Ready to take that step? OK, Why not just Subscribe to the RSS Feed

 
submit tutorial
1 | 2 | 3
Making of 'Fisherman in Town'

| Your Rating:
rating star fullrating star fullrating star fullrating star fullrating star full
(Score 5 out of 5 after 2 Votes)
| 56318 Views
| 0 Comments
| Comments 0
Date Added: 9th December 2009
Software used:
Keywords:
508_tid_Fig19.jpg
This model was created in 3D Studio Max, and detail was later added in ZBrush. The scene was rendered with Mental Ray, using its SSS Fast skin shader. The hair was created with 3D Studio Max's native hair system, "Shave and Haircut", and the texturing (skin and face) used 3DTotal Textures V4:R2 (Humans & Creatures).

Creating 'Fisherman in Town'

Fig01 shows the basic model of the "Fisherman in Town". Before taking the model into ZBrush for further details, I completely unwrapped the model (Fig02).

508_tid_Fig01.jpg
Fig. 01

508_tid_Fig02.jpg
Fig. 02

I exported the model into ZBrush to add the details, like wrinkles in the skin and facial bumps. After adding all of the necessary details for the model to make it look older, I exported the displacement map with a 2048 by 2048 resolution (Fig03), and the outcome of this step can be seen in Fig04.

508_tid_Fig03.jpg
Fig. 03

508_tid_Fig04.jpg
Fig. 04


To begin texturing I painted the face texture by applying basic colours in all the right places. I then added some small wrinkle lines to add a little more detail to the skin (Fig05).

508_tid_Fig05.jpg
Fig. 05

continued on next page >

 
1 | 2 | 3
Related Tutorials

Making Of 'L'homme dans la foret'

by Stefan Stinga
published on 2009-12-09

Keywords: character, male, human, face,

rating star fullrating star fullrating star fullrating star fullrating star none (1)
Comments 0 Views 45568

Making Of 'Akiko'

by Tony MontaƱo
published on 2012-02-20

Keywords: character, portrait, girl, female, face, painting,

rating star fullrating star fullrating star fullrating star fullrating star full (4)
Comments 0 Views 85041

Making Of 'The Blue Dragon'

by Andrew Hou
published on 2009-12-09

Keywords: character, dragon, man, scene, water,

rating star nonerating star nonerating star nonerating star nonerating star none (0)
Comments 0 Views 25440

Making Of 'Valentyne'

by Paulo Silva
published on 2011-03-17

Keywords: man, skin, head, black,

rating star fullrating star fullrating star fullrating star fullrating star half (25)
Comments 2 Views 71980
Readers Comments (Newest on Top)
no comments!
No comments yet. Be the first to comment!
Add Your Comment..