3D Creatures are everywhere -- in movies, games, comics, videos, and advertising. Some of these creatures are lifelike and realistic, while others portray bizarre characters. No matter which type you want to create, you'll find insightful ideas and hands-on techniques for bringing your characters to life in this completely updated version of the best-selling 3D Creature Workshop.
Using a variety of popular programs and detailed tutorials, you'll investigate lofting, single mesh, metaform, and patch modeling techniques. From there you'll add the finishing touches to your models using a variety of of surfacing and texturing procedures, and then you'll bring them to life through insightful animation tips and ideas.
Whether you are just beginning in 3D modeling and animation, are a seasoned pro, or a creative hobbyist, you'll find innnovative tools and techniques to enhance your own creations.