Blender 2.8 - Hard Surface Character Creation
What you'll learn
- Hard Surface Modeling
- Creating Realistic Materials
- Creating Light Setups
- Creating Camera Setups
- Creating Renderings With Cycles
- Computer capable of running Blender 2.8 or beyond
- Blender 2.8 or beyond installed
- Blender basic skills (atleast navigating in 3D Viewport)
In this course we will use the open source 3D creation tool Blender to recreate one of the most iconic villain of movie history.
What you will learn
hard surface modeling to create the parts of the character (helmet, mask, chest armor)
creating realistic metal and glass materials with blenders shader editor
adding lighting around the character using emission shaders
setting up the virtual render camera
creating a high quality render with Blenders path tracing render engine Cycles
Merlin Peppler - Founder of CGI-Guy, Sci-Fi Nerd and 3D Artist @ CREATE 3D
Blender 2.8 or beyond
navigating in 3D Viewport
understanding of Verticies, Edges and Faces
usage of Modifiers (Mirror, Subsurf)
usage of Perspective and Orthographic Views
If you never used Blender before
Catch up all the basics for free by visiting my website - link in bio.
Included blueprints to use as reference for 3D modeling.
You will also receive my original .blend file with the finished project.
Assets (Free Licence)
Music: Olympus by Ross Bugden (Soundcloud)
Fonts: Bebas Neue by Ryoichi Tsunekawa (dafont), Star Jedi by Boba Fonts (dafont)
Intro / Outro / Notifications: Designed by RKMFX (Youtube) edited by CGI-Guy
Music: Blast by EdRecords (Bensound)
Software (Open Source)
Blender 2.8 by The Blender Foundation (3D Modeling)
Open Broadcaster Software by Jim (Video Capturing)
Vegas Pro 14 by MAGIX Software GmbH (Video Editing)
ERA-D by Accusonus (Audio Editing)
Who this course is for:
- Blender Beginners
- Advanced Blender users looking into Character Creation
- 3D Modeling Beginners
- 3D Modeling Advanced Users
Hi 3D Artists, my name is Merlin...
and I discovered my still growing passion for Blender during my Game Design education in 2015. I immediately fell in love with this amazing software and quickly gained a lot of experience thanks to the unstoppable Blender Community.
Time to give something back
My videos were created to teach upcoming Blender Artists everything they need to know to get started with the software and extend their knowlege.
For beginners and advanced Blender-users
Valuable know-how - Well explained - Step by step - Easy to pick up.
Btw. I'm not your casual school teacher
Because we are too cool for school! My content is designed to be educational and enjoyable to watch.