- ISBN10: 0122605012
Mastering Lightwave Modeler
- List Price: $49.95
- Binding: Paperback
- Publisher: Morgan Kaufmann Pub
- Publish date: 12/01/2006
LightWave, the industry-standard animation application, comes with its own popular modeling program. Mastering LightWave Modeler is the perfect resource for the thousands of 3D animators who rely on LightWave Modeler. This book provides comprehensive instruction in all the modeling techniques supported by Modeler, focusing on the creation of images destined for animation -- particularly the highly detailed images demanded by film and broadcast media.
Inside, readers will learn strategies for planning that will improve the execution of their models. They'll also master all of Modeler's many tools, such as MetaForm and MetaNurbs, learning to choose the right tool for the job and avoid associated pitfalls. Supplementing the author's expert advice are more than twenty tutorials, which help readers develop the hands-on skills their work requires.