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TERM DATES: Sep 30, 2018 - Dec 15, 2018
LEVEL: Intermediate 
COURSE PREREQUISITES: Introduction to 3D Modeling, Introduction to Rigging
Intermediate Modeling
Students use the polygon/subdivision-surface modeling tools mastered to make a character model, based on a chosen character design. Areas of focus are bodies and hands.

Through iterations and direction from the teacher, the students refine the shapes for maximum appeal and usability. Concepts like Normals, UV's texture projections, smoothing are discussed.

- Character design selection
- Body blocking and modeling
- Hands and feet
- Head Modeling
- Neutralizing and posing Characters
- Clothing and prop modeling
- Rendering turntables
critique time *
class time
Wednesday 11:00 PM - 12:30 AM
Saturday 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Jonathan Lin
United States
Jonathan Lin is currently a Modeler at Dreamworks Animation working on "Abominable" (2019). Previously he was a Modeler at Blue Sky Studios for 4.5 years and worked on 7 titles including: "Ferdinand", "Ice Age Collision Course", "Peanuts", "Rio 2", "Epic", and unannounced f...
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