Realistic Insect Sculpting Techniques in ZBrush
In this tutorial, we will be sculpting a scorpion and wasp scene in ZBrush. Software required: ZBrush, KeyShot, and Photoshop.
In this tutorial, we will be sculpting a scorpion and wasp scene in ZBrush. We will learn how to sculpt these creatures from a ZSphere armature, then work our way to a detailed sculpt. We will then finish the tutorial with a final render of the two creatures in KeyShot. Throughout these tutorials, you will become better acquainted with the tools in ZBrush that will aid you the most in developing a detailed insect sculpture for your own projects. By the end, you will be able to adapt these skills to create a wide range of your own creepy crawly creatures. Software required: ZBrush, KeyShot, and Photoshop.
Course SyllabusIntroduction and Project Overview- 0m 40s
—Introduction and Project Overview 0m 40sRealistic Insect Sculpting Techniques in ZBrush- 2h 20m
—Observing References of the Scorpion and Wasp 1m 15s
—Building an Armature Using Zspheres 6m 41s
—Blocking Out the Major Forms of the Scorpion 18m 20s
—Refining the Details of the Scorpion 13m 44s
—Sculpting the Tail and Detailing 13m 37s
—Finishing the Scorpion 14m 38s
—Sculpting the Wasp 15m 7s
—Refining the Details of the Wasp 12m 43s
—Creating Wings for the Wasp 16m 44s
—Rendering the Scene in KeyShot 10m 41s
—Adjusting the Final Image in Photoshop 17m 10s