Modeling a CD Jewel Case in SOFTIMAGE|XSI

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 77

Learn how to create this realistic CD Jewel Case with polygons inside SOFTIMAGE|XSI. Learn tips and tricks used in the industry to create this model in a fast and efficient way that helps you save time.

i3D_Eddy on 6:21PM Tue, 06 May 2008

Duplicating and Cloning Objects in SOFTIMAGE|XSI

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 66

Learn how to duplicate objects in SOFTIMAGE|XSI, while acknowledging the difference between duplicating and cloning. We will also discuss duplication options.

i3D_Eddy on 6:19PM Tue, 06 May 2008

Creating Presets in SOFTIMAGE|XSI

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 38

Creating presets in SOFTIMAGE|XSI is very important in order to recycle options and parameter values, saving time and work when needed.

i3D_Eddy on 6:17PM Tue, 06 May 2008

Override Properties in SOFTIMAGE|XSI

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 31

Override properties can be used in many ways in SOFTIMAGE|XSI and can be quite useful for many situations. In this video we will see an example of applying an override to an object.

i3D_Eddy on 6:16PM Tue, 06 May 2008

Painting Weight Maps in SOFTIMAGE|XSI

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 70

Using weight maps in SOFTIMAGE|XSI is a great feature we can take advantage of to help us in many ways with our projects. Let's have a look further at using them and applying them.

i3D_Eddy on 6:15PM Tue, 06 May 2008

Clusters in SOFTIMAGE|XSI

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 39

Learn how to quickly create clusters in SOFTIMAGE|XSI, as well as some techniques for viewing and working with them.

i3D_Eddy on 6:13PM Tue, 06 May 2008

Creating Hierarchies in SOFTIMAGE|XSI

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 34

Being able to create hierarchies is very important in any 3d application. Learn to create, change, and manipulate hierarchies in SOFTIMAGE|XSI.

i3D_Eddy on 6:11PM Tue, 06 May 2008

Navigating in hierarchies in SOFTIMAGE|XSI

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 36

In this video, we will look at some methods for navigating through a hierarchy in SOFTIMAGE|XSI.

i3D_Eddy on 6:10PM Tue, 06 May 2008

Scene Layers Overview in SOFTIMAGE|XSI

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 73

Learn to use scene layers in SOFTIMAGE|XSI in order to better organize different assets and elements. This can help to increase the speed and efficiency of any project. (more)

i3D_Eddy on 6:08PM Tue, 06 May 2008

Accessing Commands and Tools in SOFTIMAGE|XSI Part2

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 55 / System Requirements: SOFTIMAGE|XSI

Accessing tools and knowing how to use them quickly is important to working quickly and efficiently. Fortunately, SOFTIMAGE|XSI has a few tricks up its sleeve. In this video, you will learn a few tricks to speed up your ability to use tools in SOFTIMAGE|XSI.

i3D_Eddy on 11:09PM Tue, 08 January 2008

Accessing Commands and Tools in SOFTIMAGE|XSI Part 1

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 74 / System Requirements: SOFTIMAGE|XSI

Accessing tools and knowing how to use them quickly is important to working quickly and efficiently. Fortunately, SOFTIMAGE|XSI has a few tricks up its sleeve. In this video, you will learn a few tricks to speed up your ability to use tools in SOFTIMAGE|XSI.

i3D_Eddy on 11:08PM Tue, 08 January 2008

Custom Toolbars and Shelves in SOFTIMAGE|XSI

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 71 / System Requirements: SOFTIMAGE|XSI

In SOFTIMAGE|XSI, we have access to special toolbars that can speed up our workflow and make our work easier. We will look at some examples, as well as how to open the toolbars.

i3D_Eddy on 11:05PM Tue, 08 January 2008

Choosing an Interaction Model in SOFTIMAGE|XSI

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 48 / System Requirements: SOFTIMAGE|XSI

SOFTIMAGE|XSI has the option to change the keyboard layout to a more familiar keyboard map for those users coming from 3dsMax or Maya. We will look at how to change the interaction model.

i3D_Eddy on 11:02PM Tue, 08 January 2008