Great Interview with Digital Artist about using various software to achieve the desired look and effect.Watch the entire video series on YouTube below. Character was rendered in Lightwave.
Interview with the artist: http://www.cgheute.de/2010/05/interview-mit-greg-mutt/
Learn More mo-cap and 3D Scanning at http://www.cgfeedback.com/cgfeedback/showthread.php?t=468
Watch the Trailer -> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HOfdboHvshg
Documentary on the project/short animated animated movie Sintel using the open source 3D program Blender.
Install Blender 2.49b – Supports Import and Export of Lightwave models and other various data formats. Requires use of a 3 button mouse and scroll wheel.
- Download and Install Python – 2.6 ->DOWNLOAD LINK
- Download and Install for WINDOWS or MAC
- Watch Video Tutorial on how to use the program
- More Tutorials Available to help get you started
Blender Beta Version(2.55) has a new easier to understand User Interface(UI) and has more advanced features. For only having to spend money on training books and DVDs you can’t beat the price of Blender – FREE. The new interface is much easier to understand since it acts more like Lightwave and Maya.
Make Human – Generate Human 3D models quickly.
WATCH VIDEO: How to import MakeHuman Files into Blender
Online Books to Help get you started in Using Blender