Issue 116 of 3D Artist is out now!
Want to boost your rigs? Then look no further with our expert rigging workout from João Victor Ferreira. João takes us through his workflow for facial rigs, and tells us the ins and outs of using bones and morphers for rigging a head in 3ds Max.
We also go behind the scenes at game studio Ninja Theory to see the secrets behind making indie AA phenomenon Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice and the other great projects they’ve worked on over the years.
Meanwhile, the newest trend to come out of everybody lips are the digital humans. We’re seeing more and more of them crop up in films like Logan, Blade Runner 2049 and Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2, so Ian Failes has spoken to MPC, Lola VFX and Image Engine to find out more.
And if you want to upgrade your renders, then you can’t miss our 39 incredible top tips on rendering from the likes of Chaos Group, Pixar and other expert artists!
You can also learn how to create scientifically accurate atmospherics with Houdini and Clarisse to take your VFX shots to the next level, as well as animate soft forms in Blender, make sci-fi materials with Starbreeze Studios senior material/texture artist Chris Hodgson, design abstract terrains with Forest and more!
Finally don’t forget that tickets are now available for our debut event Vertex! Vertex is just one month away, so don’t miss out!
Enjoy the issue!
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This issue there’s also over 200 of resources courtesy of some really cool people to download for free from FileSilo.co.uk when you buy the magazine.
Your free downloads this month are:
• Maxwell Materials Pack courtesy of Artem Paramonov
• 3 premium CGAxis models
• 25 textures from 3DTotal
• Video tutorial from the Blender soft forms jellyfish tutorial
• Loads of hi-res images and WIPs to accompany our tutorials
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