|Playing with Shaders in DAZ|Studio|
Getting acquainted with the Surface Tab and making Shaders in DAZ|Studio
A short tutorial on a couple simple techniques I use to paint large and small bubbles. Can also be used for more general particle swarms.
|Second Skins and displacement|
A simple trick to add some depth to second skin textures using Poser 5/6 displacement mapping.
|DAZ Studio for beginners|
A set of six video tutorials designed for the newbie.
Tutorial No. 1 discusses the user interface and how the user can set it up to his/her own liking.
Tutorial No. 2 shows how Daz Studio reads content and how to get the most out of the content management system in Version 2+.
Tutorial No. 3 shows how to install content to the internal content folder, both using the Daz installer and by doing it manually.
Tutorial No. 4 shows how to set up an external content folder to install content to, and how to teach Daz Studio where to find the external folder.
Tutorial 5 takes a more advanced view at the content management feature of Daz Studio.
Tutorial 6 will show you how to create a new default scene that will load each time you open the program or create a new project.
The first four videos were captured at 1280x800 in a Windows XP Pro environment on a G5 Mac Pro, and were designed specifically for PC users.
|Creating Templates for Figures with Multiple Texture Maps|
This tutorial describes how to use UV Mapper Classic (free version) or UV Mapper Professional to create templates for models that have multiple texture maps. Also includes several images that show which materials appear on each texture map for all Poser 5 figures, as well as DAZ figures (Victoria 1, 2 and 3; Michael 1, 2 and 3; Millenium Kids; and Millenium Baby)
|Cartoon rendering with IBL|
It is a fast and simple way to render a cartoon, using the IBL function.
|Creating Poser figures|
An in depth tutorial on how to create articulated figures for Poser.
|Smooth Skin for your Fantasy Renders|
Just a way to get your models' skin to look nice in a fantasy render (bearing in mind that beauty IS in the eyes of the beholder :)). So if you like what you see in my galleries, here's how you can achieve it...:)
|Making Attractive Gallery Thumbnail Images|
One question that I see pop up in forums all the time is "How do I make a good image thumbnail in Photoshop?" I answered that question many times, and finally thought, "Hey, I'll write it all down as a tutorial." So here it is.
|My Take On Painting Cloth In Photoshop|
A small, but comprehensive guide to how I paint the cloth in my images :)
Various Digital painting tutorials, painting under/over linework, seamless textures, chrome text effects, etc.
|Vue Puff Clouds|
Using terrains to create puffy cumulous clouds. Includes using mixed materials, especially air. (And downloadable samples.)
|Full body morphs for Poser using Zbrush.|
This tutorial will guide you step by step by successfully achieve full body morphs in Poser.
|Importing Poser Figures Into Carrara Studio 2|
How to import a DAZ millennium figure into Carrara Studio 2. I'm also going to be using Grouper but you can adapt the same basic techniques if you're working on a Mac or in another rendering application.
|Painting cloth in Photoshop [nudity]|
One way of cloth painting in photoshop7.
|Vivifying Poser Renders in Photoshop|
This tutorial demonstrates a technique for bringing more life and realism to Poser renders in Photoshop. It assumes basic knowledge of Layer management and uses various Adjustments and Filters.
|Getting Started with Dynamic Cloth Props|
The sole purpose of this tutorial is to introduce you to the world of Poser 5 dynamic cloth props, and to the daunting, Poser 5 Cloth Room. I enjoyed preparing this, because I know the bitch of a time I had learning this the hard way. I truly wanted to save others the grief, hair pulling and gnashing of teeth that normally accompany first attempts to use this room. I also know if you follow the instructions to the letter, you will have a most satisfying and rewarding run. Enjoy. Jusletgo email@example.com
|Creating a Custom Morph in ZBrush 2 and Exporting It to Poser|
This tutorial goes through the process of importing your Poser mesh into Zbrush 2; how to manipulate the mesh to create a custom morph; how to export the mesh; how to import it into Poser 6; and how to create and install you new custom morph onto a Poser figure.
|the 30 second Poser render speed upgrade|
This tutorial will show you how to speed up renders, make Poser more responsive to the "cancel" button, and make the all around Poser experience more enjoyable.
|Creating Displacement Maps for use in Poser|
This tutorial will take you through the creation of a diffuse or texture map and the corresponding displacement map for use in Poser.
|Take the pose with a dynamic dress, to "Poser"|
This document shows my way of working with the dynamic clothes. Mainly the movement of a dynamic garment, when the character takes the wished pose, from his initial pose.
A tutorial on how to take an object from Amorphium, map it using UVMapper and then import it into Bryce 3D. Can be used for most any model created with any number of modeling programs.
|2D Portrait Tutorial TAKE TWO|
Tutorial on how to create portraits using Adobe Photoshop or other similar software
|How to add a tattoo to poser and DAZ figures|
Step by step graphic tutorial, showing differences between Poser default character textures and DAZ people textures.
|Another Hair Painting Tutorial|
I've been asked for a tutorial on hair painting, so here it is!