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 'Prototype A'

| Your Rating:
rating star fullrating star fullrating star fullrating star fullrating star half
(Score 4.33 out of 5 after 36 Votes)
| 91527 Views
| 0 Comments
| Comments 0
Date Added: 23rd September 2010
Software used:
Keywords:
121_tid_image_11_final_render.jpg

Introduction

Hi everyone, I'm Won Gyo Lee and I'm going to show how I created my "Prototype A" image. I'll be focusing on how to make a detailed normal map and I hope you find this article interesting.

Concept

This story for this image is in the near future. A huge international company wants to use soldiers to monopolize special resources, so they create a prototype soldier for war. This character is one of those prototype soldiers.

To start, I gathered together some images to use as references (Fig.01).

121_tid_image_01_refrences.jpg
Fig. 01

Modeling

When modeling, I usually start with creating a whole, rough body, and then I decide to divide the hard surface parts and sculpt parts (Fig.02)

121_tid_image_02_character_modeling.jpg
Fig. 02



The next step is making the hard-surface modeling in 3ds Max and sculpting some parts using ZBrush (Fig.03a - 03b).

121_tid_image_03_hard_surface_modeling.jpg
Fig. 03a

121_tid_image_03b_sculpting.jpg
Fig. 03b


continued on next page >

 
1 | 2 | 3
Related Tutorials

Making Of 'Jean Grey'

by Gabriel Pereira
published on 2012-11-05

Keywords: character, jean grey, xmen, female,

rating star fullrating star fullrating star fullrating star fullrating star full (9)
Comments 4 Views 61711

Making Of 'Marcus'

by Andrea Bruschi
published on 2011-01-04

Keywords: character, man, police, officer,

rating star fullrating star fullrating star fullrating star fullrating star half (14)
Comments 5 Views 154070

Making Of 'Natalie'

by Dani Garcia aka Woody
published on 2009-12-09

Keywords: character, human, female, woman, natalie, room,

rating star fullrating star fullrating star fullrating star halfrating star none (3)
Comments 0 Views 85578

Making Of 'Mama'

by Albert Feliu
published on 2009-12-09

Keywords: character, woman, female, mama, mother,

rating star fullrating star fullrating star halfrating star nonerating star none (3)
Comments 0 Views 99966
Readers Comments (Newest on Top)
no comments!
No comments yet. Be the first to comment!
Add Your Comment..