This Course Will Cover:
- Creating a base mesh
- UV Unwrapping for Texturing
- Texture extraction and baking
- 3DSMax -> Mudbox workflow and best practices
- Sculpting and painting in Mudbox
- Working non-destructively with layers
- Additional painting in Photoshop
- Lighting and rendering in 3DSMax
- Finishing in Photoshop
Participants should have a basic knowledge of 3DSMax (a knowledge of Photoshop would be useful too).
Pete Mc Nally is a Technical Artist/3D Generalist with Havok, an Emmy award-winning games technology company in Dublin and also lectures part-time. He has also been a 3D Supervisor in the Commercials department of twice Oscar nominated Brown Bag Films and Lead Artist at Torc Interactive/Instinct Technology. Pete has over ten years experience in the Irish games/TV industry and has been involved with game art since the beginning of his career, more of his work can be seen at: http://petemcnally.wordpress.com/
Date & Times:
Thursdays 6.30pm-9.30pm, Dates: 25th September, 2nd October, 9th October, 16th October and 23rd October.
Guinness Enterprise Centre, Taylors Lane, Dublin 8 (http://gec.ie/directions-and-map).
Non Members: 100 Euro, Members: 80 Euro.
Payment can be made by credit card online (a link will be sent to you) or by cheque/postal order payable to Animation Skillnet C/O Dublin Business Innovation Centre.
Please apply by sending an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline for Applications:
Wednesday, 17th September.