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ZBrush 3 for Windows Essential Training: Palettes

Arranging the Palettes to your workflow By Eric Keller

Pixologic's ZBrush 3 stands at the forefront of digital 3D sculpting and 2.5D painting, a new medium that is taking the art and entertainment worlds by storm. Visual effects artist Eric Keller shares his expertise and talents in ZBrush 3 for Windows Essential Training. He presents the concepts behind digital sculpting, shows how to produce fantastic images using the unique ZBrush toolset and interface, and demonstrates the power of the Digital Clay and Sculpting brushes. To offer a richer understanding of the application, Eric gives a guided tour of the interface and addresses the most common problems experienced by new users.

In this clip, host Eric Keller gives a further description of ZBrush's menus and trays, and how to move tool menus into the interface's tray. ZBrush calls these menus palettes. He shows how to expand the palettes and sub-palettes, how to move palettes by clicking on the switch and dragging them into the tray, enabling you to arrange the tools in the way that you find most comfortable.



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Eric teaches at the Gnomon School of Visual Effects, where he also takes classes to deepen his understanding of both CG and traditional arts. In his spare time, he works as a freelance animator with an emphasis on scientific animation and character modeling.
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