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Inside Lightwave 3D V10 [with DVD Rom] (Inside)

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This best-selling guide to NewTek's LightWave 3D animation software has now been completely updated for LightWave v10 by award-winning animator and trainer Dan Ablan. This down-to-earth, easy-to-follow guide offers an invaluable set of real-world project tutorials that teach you the ins and outs of LightWave and show you the techniques you need to master this powerful 3D software. Inside LightWave 3D v10's accompanying DVD features hours of high quality video training tutorials that will help you go further with each chapter. No other book has taught more LightWave 3D users than Inside LightWave.

Featured tutorials cover:

  • In-depth tour of the new LightWave v10 interface
  • Powerful surfacing with the Node Editor
  • Bones and rigging for character animation
  • Particle animation

  • Hard body and soft body dynamics
  • Rendering concepts
  • Advanced camera tools

Synopsis:

LightWave is a software package used for rendering 3D images, both animated and static. Version 10 is completely new and includes an all new code engine with a new interface and feature sets.

Written by award-winning animator and trainer, Dan Ablan, this down-to-earth, easy-to-follow guide offers an invaluable set of project tutorials that teach readers the ins and outs of LightWave and shows them the techniques they need to master this powerful 3D software. The accompanying DVD features hours of high-quality video training tutorials that will help readers take the projects in the book to new heights.

Table of Contents

Introduction

1 LightWave Modeler

2 LightWave Layout

3 Texture Creation

4 Lighting

5 3D Cameras

6 3D Animation

7 Motion Graphics

8 Modeling Everyday Things

9 Particle Animation

10 Dynamics in Motion

11 Bones and Rigging

12 The LightWave Render Engine

A Plug-ins and Additional Resources

What’s on the DVD

Index61

Product Details

ISBN:
9780321766618
Author:
Ablan, Dan
Publisher:
New Riders Publishing
Subject:
Graphics-Computer Animation
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Inside
Publication Date:
20110413
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
408
Dimensions:
8.98 x 7.43 x 0.822 in 689 gr

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Arts and Entertainment » Photography » Technique
Computers and Internet » Graphics » Digital Media » Graphics Applications
Computers and Internet » Graphics » Digital Media » Video and Animation
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Computers and Internet » Multimedia » Animation

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"Synopsis" by , LightWave is a software package used for rendering 3D images, both animated and static. Version 10 is completely new and includes an all new code engine with a new interface and feature sets.

Written by award-winning animator and trainer, Dan Ablan, this down-to-earth, easy-to-follow guide offers an invaluable set of project tutorials that teach readers the ins and outs of LightWave and shows them the techniques they need to master this powerful 3D software. The accompanying DVD features hours of high-quality video training tutorials that will help readers take the projects in the book to new heights.

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