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Black Pearl Treasure - Modeling Tutorial

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Date Added: 28th April 2011
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While in top view, create a backdrop item. Set Projection Type to "Top" and load the reference image into the Image slot. My reference image was found on Google (Fig.01).

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Fig. 01

Start modeling with the Pen tool, with Make Quads ticked (Fig.02).

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Fig. 02

Follow the lines of the reference image. Adjust the shape by the vertices and then assign topology to the skull (Fig.03 - 05).

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Fig. 03

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Fig. 04

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Fig. 05

Use the Thicken tool to add thickness the shape and Loop Slice to define the edges (Fig.06 - 08).

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Fig. 06


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Fig. 07

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Gfxengine on Fri, 29 April 2011 6:38am
Wow nice tutorial thx :)
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NinthJake (Forums) on Sun, 24 April 2011 12:56am
Very nice tutorial. Though I think there's something wrong with the description, it says Zbrush and Photoshop for the used software but all I see is Modo and Photoshop, no Zbrush.
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