NEW! NOW OPEN FOR EARLY REGISTRATION

MASTERING ZBRUSH 4R8

DISCOVER ZBRUSH 4R8'S NEW TOOLSET WITH PIXOLOGIC'S IN-HOUSE EXPERT.

PURCHASE ON-DEMAND ACCESS ENROLL IN LIVE ACCESS

10 WEEK ONLINE, LIVE COURSE

FOCUSED, INDUSTRY SPECIFIC CURRICULUM

As part of the Pixologic team, Paul travels to various studios and schools around the world and is now bringing the same curriculum he uses at studios like Ubisoft, Epic and others directly to you.

WEEKLY LIVE, INTERACTIVE SESSIONS

Every class is LIVE and interactive.  Paul is known for a lively class and loves to answer your questions and help you really understand how ZBrush thinks.

PAY IN INSTALLMENTS

Can't pay all at once? No worries. Break your payment up into three month installments

What You'll Learn In The Course

  • Working with ZBrush's Brush System
  • Using Dynamesh, ZRemesher, Extraction, Panelloops and more.
  • How to make the most of ZModeler to create polygonal models entirely in ZBrush.
  • How to easily breakdown complex designs using ArrayMesh and NanoMesh.
  • Using Spotlight and Polypaint to texture your character and environment artwork.
  • Make the most of ZBrush's lighting and material system.
  • Output for 3D Printing as well as for Film and Games.

About Your Instructor

Paul Gaboury

Paul is Pixologic’s in-house ZBrush expert. He is responsible for developing and enhancing the digital sculpting pipelines at multiple area studios, working with artists ranging from feature animators to toy designers.

As part of the Pixologic team, Paul travels to various studios and schools, giving live demos and offering educational and artistic support.

Since he joined Pixologic in 2008, Paul has been instrumental in every version of ZBrush and today is regarded as one of the most knowledge people on ZBrush, it's uses in film and game pipelines as well as 3D printing.

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COURSE OUTLINE

This course includes live, weekly sessions where Paul Gaboury demonstrates and explains the ZBrush features set. Below you can see a week-by-week breakdown of what you'll learn.

Digital Sculpting Overview

A look at the Brush System, including ZModeler and how you can get amazing results using a few simple tools and techniques.

Dynamesh And Other Parts Of The Geometry System

Learn how to maximize ZBrush's Geometry tools like Dynamesh, ZRemesher, Extraction and more.

Hard Surface Tools

Deep dive into ZBrush's new hard surface polygonal modeling toolset focused around the new ZModeler brush.

ZModeler, ArrayMesh and NanoMesh's New Feature Set

Learn how to make short work of more elaborate and complex designs by extending the power of ZModeler with features like ArrayMesh and Nanomesh. 

Fibermesh, MicroMesh and BPR Geometry

Discover ZBrush's own fur system and how it can be integrated into environment artist and character artist pipelines.

Texturing System

Explore the functionality of PolyPaint to create environment and  character work using features like RGB and Spotlight.

Materials & Rendering

Discover ZBrush's powerful lighting, material and rendering system with this overview of the different Materials Types and Rendering Modes.

Lighting, LightCaps, BPR Filters

Deep dive into the lighting toolset with features like HDRI lighting, scene integration and more.

Outputting for 3D

Learn how to use ZBrush's built in feature set to create properly scaled and water-tight meshes for immediate 3D printing.

Outputting Maps

Learn how to out 2d maps from ZBrush to use in film and game pipelines. This includes normal maps, displacement maps and the new vector displacement maps.

NEW! ENROLLMENT OPTIONS:

There are two ways to enroll in this class. Learn more about each below.

ON-DEMAND ACCESS

$125

(Limited Time Only)

Begins JANUARY 8th

Lifetime Access

Video Lessons

Community Pass

Download Files

Over 30 hrs of lessons (in-process) 

ENROLL

LIVE MENTORING

$898

Begins JANUARY 6th

Live Instructor Interaction

Lifetime Access

Video Lessons

Community Pass

Download Files

Over 30 hrs of live training

ENROLL

Looking for the Payment Plan?  Click HERE to choose the LIVE ACCESS Three Monthly Payment option.

GET ANSWERS

We love questions, almost as much as we love providing answers. Here are a few samplings of what we're typically asked, along with our responses:

When is the live session?

SATURDAY at 10 AM Pacific / 1 PM Eastern

When is the first class session?

Starts January 6th @ 10 AM Pacific.

What if I miss a class? Can I download it later?

Yes, everything is recorded and downloadable. 

How long do I have access to the material?

You have lifetime access to the course material

How long are the live sessions?

The live sessions are between two and three hours long.

When do you get the downloads up?

We get the downloads of live sessions online about 24 to 48 hours after the live session ends.

How do I talk to the teacher?

You can talk freely during the class and also via the Facebook group and private forum.

Will I be able to ask questions?

Yes, if you have LIVE ACCESS.

Are there demonstrations or lectures?

Yes.  They will be live and recorded.  All downloads will be in your course.

More Questions?

Call us at +1 (888) 765-2999

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