Let your imagination come to life: build 3D models using modo 701 with Packt’s new book and eBook.

October 2013 | Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce the launch of its new book, Building 3D Models with modo 701, a step-by-step walkthrough of the real world of a 3D artist. The print book is 312 pages long and is competitively priced at $44.99, whilst the eBook and Kindle versions are available for $21.59.

 

About the author:

Juan Jiménez García started to doodle with 3D software back in 2004, with Lightwave 6. He specializes in modeling, especially hard surface modeling, such as cars, furniture, all kinds of machines and engineering-related stuff, and so on.

modo is a polygon and subdivision surface modeling, sculpting, 3D painting, animation, and rendering package developed by Luxology, LLC. The program incorporates features such as n-gons and edge weighting, and runs on Microsoft Windows, Linux, and Mac OS X platforms.

Building 3D Models with modo 701 will introduce readers to the world of next generation 3D content creation in a practical manner. It is not just a software manual, but a real-world guide that will skip the unnecessary details and focus on what's needed to complete a commission from a client. It will get readers the best results in the minimum time.

The book consists of the following essential topics:

Chapter 1: Knowing the Interface

Chapter 2: Beginning with Modeling

Chapter 3: Texturing and Materials

Chapter 4: Illuminating a Scene

Chapter 5: Preparing a Shot

Chapter 6: Rendering your Scene

Chapter 7: The Post-production Phase

Both newbie and experienced 3D artists will find this book an essential resource. To find out more about this book, check out the book page.


Building 3D Models with modo 701
Learn the art of next generation 3D content creation with step-by-step instructions from a real-world pro

For more information, please visit: http://www.packtpub.com/building-3d-models-with-modo-701/book

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