Bloodsong's Quick Pose Tutorial

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 370 / System Requirements: Poser - Any Version

___ This is a quick tips and demonstration for new folks who are having difficulty posing in Poser (made for some folks on devArt).3 Basic Tips for Better posing:* Turn off IK* Use Limits* Use dials, not toolsKeyboard Shortcuts:* Moving up & down the heirarchy* Camera SwitchingMenu Items:* Figure Memorize & Restore* Figure Symmetry___ Includes a demonstration of technique, posing M3 into a target pose.Hopefully, this will help people who say it takes them hours and hours of screaming to get a figure into a pose.Enjoy!

bloodsong on 9:38AM Sun, 12 August 2012

P5 Quick Cloth Technique and Cloth Tips

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 1509 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC

basic steps for getting started in dynamic cloth; how to dynamically clothe the figure in a still image; tips on building and working with cloth objects.

bloodsong on 12:00AM Sun, 22 September 2002

Irridescent Lizard Skin Materials P5

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 807 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC

this covers material mixing theory; using the cellular node; using and stacking blender nodes, and how to use alpha channels with them. not to mention, it tells you how to achieve irridescence!

bloodsong on 12:00AM Tue, 10 September 2002

Feathering Birds (Making Textures

Skill Level: Regular / Views: 1635 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC; Photoshop Painter Paint Shop Pro

My feather-hosing technique for painting textures for bird models. Requires a 2D painting app (or two) that supports layers and image hoses/picture tubes.

bloodsong on 12:00AM Fri, 07 September 2001

Quickie Joint Parameters

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 1575 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC

A quick-start guide on understanding those arcane Joint Thingies.

bloodsong on 12:00AM Fri, 07 September 2001

Fixing abNormals with the Grouping Tool

Skill Level: Regular / Views: 1715 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC

Tips and Techniques for fixing reversed normals with the Poser Grouping Tool.

bloodsong on 12:00AM Fri, 16 February 2001

Illegitimate Children in Poser

Skill Level: Advanced / Views: 3692 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC

Discusses the figure creation rule that states each body part can only have one parent, and various methods for circumventing this rule. Includes info on the CR2 weld command.

bloodsong on 12:00AM Fri, 10 November 2000

Azimuth

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 1495 / System Requirements: Windows PC

A diagram/chart showing which way different azimuths point (sun, camera, materials).

bloodsong on 12:00AM Thu, 09 November 2000

Vue Puff Clouds

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 2064 / System Requirements: Windows PC

Using terrains to create puffy cumulous clouds. Includes using mixed materials, especially air. (And downloadable samples.)

bloodsong on 12:00AM Thu, 09 November 2000

Tesign's Splash Technique

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 2751 / System Requirements: Windows PC

One way to create a splashing water effect in Vue. Includes Tesign's splash material.

bloodsong on 12:00AM Thu, 09 November 2000