CullControlPolygon

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 412

CullControlPolygon, What is it and why do I care? For Rhino 3DIf you work with organics, you need to know how this works as it will save you many hours of hiding points.The command is called "CullControlPolygon".What it does is hide the control points on the back side (the side facing away from you) of a surface so you can work with the ones facing you.

Spike on 10:43AM Mon, 28 October 2002

How to add a tattoo to poser and DAZ figures

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 1885 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC; Poser and Photoshop or other image editor

Step by step graphic tutorial, showing differences between Poser default character textures and DAZ people textures.

enax on 12:00AM Fri, 18 October 2002

CREATE ABSTRACT IMAGES

Skill Level: Advanced / Views: 457 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC

This is a great tutorial by Christina Bartsch who shows you how to create abstaract images in Vue d'Esprit

gebe on 12:00AM Fri, 18 October 2002

Using 2d Aps to improve 3d

Skill Level: Regular / Views: 403 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC; Paint Shop Pro, Photoshop

This explains how you can use paint Shop Pro, or similar 2D application, to fix problems, and enhance 3d renderings.

silverblade33 on 12:00AM Tue, 15 October 2002

Poser 5 Cloth Room

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 1795 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC; Poser 3DSMax

Understanding cloth simulators, using poser 5 cloth Room and making clothes for Poser 5

sergemarck on 12:00AM Wed, 09 October 2002

Transparent Hair Mapping

Skill Level: Regular / Views: 936 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC; Vue d'Esprit, Poser, UV Mapper

Tutorial on Tranparent Hair Mapping with Poser 4 exports in OBJ format into Vue d'Esprit 3.x and above.

Red Dog on 12:00AM Mon, 07 October 2002

Creating and Animating Rain in Bryce 5

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 771 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC; Bryce 5

A step by step lesson in creating a volumetric texture to simulate rain in Bryce 5. Tutorial covers the Bryce Materials Lab and Deep Texture Editor.

Helen9 on 12:00AM Thu, 03 October 2002

Using Dynamic Clothing in Poser 5.... Harem Dancer example

Skill Level: Regular / Views: 1444 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC

Free belly dancer costume with detailed notes on how to use it in Poser 5

PhilC on 12:00AM Wed, 25 September 2002

Ringed Planet, making rings look good.

Skill Level: Intermediate / Views: 469 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC; Paint Shop Pro, Photoshop

There's several ways to make rings for gas giant planets in Bryce, however, most cannot make a CUSTOM, specific look. Here's how to do it, using a 2D app, like paint Shop Pro or Photoshop and a simple ring model in .obj format.Ring in .obj format and textures included in tutorial for download, enjoy :)

silverblade33 on 12:00AM Wed, 25 September 2002

How to make Poser 4 clothing work in Poser 5

Skill Level: Regular / Views: 754 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC

Double sided or capped clothing will not work as Poser 5 dynamic props because some of the mesh will be in contact with the figure when at the zero pose. Try this, it may not work with every item of clothing because there may still be some intersecting polygons, but it will give you a start.

PhilC on 12:00AM Tue, 24 September 2002

P5 Quick Cloth Technique and Cloth Tips

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 1505 / 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

UVW Mapping in 3ds Max 5

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 624 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC; Deep Paint 3d.

This tutorial examines methods for UVW-mapping object in 3d Studio Max 5, from quick automatic mapping modifiers, to manual methods.

Waylon on 12:00AM Sun, 22 September 2002

Irridescent Lizard Skin Materials P5

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 804 / 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

Creating Digital Paintings, Learn to paint Hair on your poser models

Skill Level: Regular / Views: 1313 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC; Photoshop 6, Paint Shop Pro 7

Learn to create a digital painting using a photo for reference or learn to paint hair onto your Poser models. Along with free psp7 tubes and photoshop 6 brushes. All in the members section! :) All free!

Nanilli on 12:00AM Wed, 04 September 2002

Better Scaling in Photoshop

Skill Level: Regular / Views: 343 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC; Photoshop

Better Scaling in Photoshop ;o)

sms on 12:00AM Wed, 28 August 2002

"Monarch Butterfly"

Skill Level: Regular / Views: 553 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC; Bryce 3D and Photoshop

A very in depth look into the Bryce "Terrain Editor" Starting with Photoshop to create and prepare your images to be modeled into detailed meshes and adding photo realistic texture maps. Completely posable insect wings, body, antenna's and legs. For beginners to advanced users.

ralphmanis on 12:00AM Sun, 25 August 2002

Image Map Texture Tutorial

Skill Level: Regular / Views: 714 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC

Tips and tricks for using 2D textures in Bryce.

CastIronFlamingo on 12:00AM Tue, 06 August 2002

Tubes, brushes, frames for PSP

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 571 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC; Paint Shop Pro

This tutorials showing how to create tubes, brushes and frames for PSP - for russian users only.

Avalontree on 12:00AM Mon, 15 July 2002

Work with Tree Lab

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 917 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC; Bryce 5

Creating realistic trees with Tree Lab (Bryce 5): coconut-palm, birch, maple,fur-tree, cupress, bonsai-pine etc. Note: please, wait till all images be loaded: it's important!

Avalontree on 12:00AM Sun, 14 July 2002

Modeling, UVW-Mapping, and Texturing Asteroids

Skill Level: Advanced / Views: 2626 / System Requirements: Windows PC; 3D Studio MAX

This tutorial explains a method of creating good-looking asteroids in 3ds Max. The tutorial focuses on setting up UVW-Mapping coordinates that minimize both stretching and seams.

Waylon on 12:00AM Fri, 05 July 2002

XenoDream Tutorials and Shapes

Skill Level: Regular / Views: 471 / System Requirements: Windows PC; None

Example images and topical discussions on:Initial BasicsBasic MetamorphsMixing Metamorph StylesClosest Point and Clip DistanceFlamesBackground & Unlit/Lit PicsPresetsAnti-AliasingWorking with RegionsCombining Lighting EffectsVarious Other Tips

Nahee on 12:00AM Thu, 04 July 2002

Importing Poser Figures Into Carrara Studio 2

Skill Level: Regular / Views: 2032 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC; Poser, Grouper

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.

CastIronFlamingo on 12:00AM Sun, 30 June 2002

PInstall Video Tutorial

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 439 / System Requirements: Windows PC; Poser, Pinstall

A video tutorial for PInstall.PInstall is a standalone application which allows you to install poser library objects (characters, poses, textures, etc) without needing to figure out which files go in which Poser subdirectory--PInstall does it for you. You don't even have to unzip library files stored in zip archives. Also, you can use PInstall to unzip and install a variable number of archives automatically!

markdc on 12:00AM Sat, 22 June 2002

Poser animation to Bryce

Skill Level: Advanced / Views: 730 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC; Poser, Bryce, any software to make the movie

Import your Poser animations into Bryce without the use of 3rd party software, for those on a budget or just wish to have more control over your imports.

Aldaron on 12:00AM Fri, 21 June 2002

BatchGen Video Tutorial

Skill Level: Regular / Views: 377 / System Requirements: Windows PC; Poser Pro Pack, BatchGen

A video tutorial for using BatchGen.BatchGen - the batch script creator for Poser. BatchGen creates Python scripts that can be used to render multiple Poser files automatically. With the scripts it creates you can render a animations from multiple files and multiple cameras while you sleep

markdc on 12:00AM Sat, 15 June 2002