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soil rock cutaway
Joey Parker Jr.
I need to do a cutaway showing relief soil and rock.
I was thinking of sculpting it in zbrush. I know I could do it with displacement map but wondered if anyone had any other ideas or any zbrush procedure advice.
Here's an example of what I want to create. Just the below ground part.
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9/17/2014 7:41:32 PM (last edit: 9/17/2014 7:41:32 PM)
I think you need to start.
Zbrush the main form. Try to bake some displacement map and export it all to max.
After that things will be more clear.
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9/17/2014 9:42:22 PM (last edit: 9/17/2014 9:43:19 PM)
displacement in MAX (ideally vray)....
What am I missing.....this doesn't seem too complex at all.
Are you flying in super close to it?
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9/17/2014 9:56:56 PM (last edit: 9/17/2014 9:56:56 PM)
Joey Parker Jr.
khamski - Thanks. I don't use zbrush but want to start and thought this would be a good project to start with. So I agree, I need to start :)
Dr Jim - I have to make very specific types of rock layers in very specific patterns and I don't have a bitmap image to go by so my thinking was to create it in zbrush. I guess I could try and "paint" it in photoshop and use that for my displacement. I will be panning around the still scene in AE and moving kinda close. It more that I want control over the texture in a very specific way.
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9/17/2014 10:22:52 PM (last edit: 9/17/2014 10:22:52 PM)
Yes....JPJ....I see the issue now.....hmmmm....
That is a tough one isnt it.....
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9/17/2014 11:20:51 PM (last edit: 9/17/2014 11:20:51 PM)
Keep this one updated. Cool project. :)
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9/18/2014 12:01:12 AM (last edit: 9/18/2014 12:01:12 AM)
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