Real World modo: The Authorized Guide (Book + scene files and video tutorials) | 3.2 GB Genre: Elearning
Explore one of the most exciting 3D tools on the market, modo, with Real-World modo - the Luxology approved, concept and principle-driven guide. Learn to apply the revolutionary, artist-friendly modo toolset with its powerful 3D rendering engine to your project workflows. In a clear, motivating, and entertaining style, Luxology insider, Wes McDermott, provides captivating 3D imagery, real world observations, and valuable tips and tricks all in one place - an invaluable resource for any digital artist.
Author: Wes McDermott Genre: 3D Publisher: Focal Press ISBN: 978-0240811994 Format: PDF Quality: eBook (original computer) Number of pages: 347 Language: English
Explore 3D techniques and principles with chapters on modelling, UV mapping, texturing, animation, lighting and rendering. Learn to leverage the technical elements of the modo rendering engine including Antialaising, Shading Rate and Irradiance Caching from an artist's perspective. Integrate modo with other 3D applications such as Maya and Mudbox and learn to properly setup a linear rendering workflow within modo. For practical, hands-on techniques, you can visit www.wesmcdermott.com for video walk-throughs that further enhance the coverage in the book.
Table of Contents: Chapter 1: Trench warfare: Working as a 3D artist Chapter 2: Becoming a modo-nauhght The modo interface and modo architecture Chapter 3: Modeling Chapter 4: UV Mapping: Becoming a Taxidermist Chapter 5: Texturing Chapter 6: Animation Chapter 7: Camera and Staging: Bringing it all in focus Chapter 8: Lighting and Rendering: Making the Difference Chapter 9: Advanced Rendering: Working in Linear Space Chapter 10: Integrating modo into your pipeline Chapter 11: Interactive 3D Design Chapter 12: Closing