Lynda – Animating in 2D Hair and Clothing

Lynda – Animating in 2D Hair and Clothing
English | Size: 215.6MB
Category: Animation

Hair and clothing are some of the most important but difficult details to animate. These features make the difference between engaging, life-like characters and stiff, boring ones. This course pulls together a professional animator’s time-tested techniques for animating hair, fur, clothing, flags, and other secondary animation items. Dermot O’ Connor explains the difference between primary and secondary animation, and helps you create smooth secondary motion that amplifies the interest and realism of your 2D characters. [Read more…]

Create Realistic 3D Hair With Zbrush and Maya (Fibermesh)

Create Realistic 3D Hair With Zbrush and Maya (Fibermesh)
English | Size: 346.86 MB
Category: Tutorial

Learn how to create hair in 3D using Fibermesh and Maya Hairsystems. I will show you the basics, then go through a working example. You will learn how to generate Fibermesh, How to sculpt it with full control, and then we will export the Fibermesh as curves when we are finished. I am including a script that will take the different subtool layers exported as curves from Zbrush, and convert them to groups with Hairsystems and PFX hair strokes neatly organized in a click of a button. This is necessary when creating advanced hair with many different layers. I also go into how to light and shade the hair for a nice render. This is a great shortcut for anyone who is new to the CG Industry. [Read more…]

CreativeLive – Retouching Techniques for Hair in Photoshop

CreativeLive – Retouching Techniques for Hair in Photoshop
English | Size: 602.9MB
Category:CBTs

Learn How To Retouch Hair For Beauty And Composite Photography
Retouching hair is hard! Demystify how to best treat hair for beauty and compositing jobs. Lisa Carney will teach how to create the best mask for hair using channel pulling, selections and masking. Lisa will go over techniques for illustrating hair, creating custom brushes, using hair parts and using Layer Blend modes to your advantage. Retouch, composite and edit with hair with confidence!
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