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Inside LightWave 3D v10

Inside LightWave 3D v10

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Publisher: New Riders

Publication Date: 13-APR-2011

Insert Date: 16-FEB-2011

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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...

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LIGHTWAVE V9 LIGHTING (W/CD)

LIGHTWAVE V9 LIGHTING (W/CD)

By: Nicholas Boughen

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

Publication Date: 22-OCT-2010

Insert Date: 30-OCT-2010

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Companion CD included with 30-day demo of LightWave v9! The process of creating accurate and pleasing lighting in CG environments demands both an understanding of the fundamentals of light and knowledge of the available tools. LightWave v9 Lighting addresses these issues in a practical guide that shows you how to achieve your lighting goals using the latest version of LightWave 3D. With this book discover the tools and features of LightWave v9 that can improve your lighting; understand lighting concepts including color, shadow, intent, and style; explore a number of tutorials that demonstrate...

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LIGHTWAVE V9 TEXTURING

LIGHTWAVE V9 TEXTURING

By: Angel Nieves

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

Publication Date: 25-OCT-2010

Insert Date: 28-OCT-2010

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LightWave v9 Texturing takes you behind the fine art of surfacing your 3D objects using LightWave 3D. Because many artists find texturing and prepping objects for texturing intimidating or confusing, this book breaks down the process and makes it easier to understand by guiding you through LightWave’s powerful surfacing toolset and a number of helpful tutorials. LightWave v9 Texturing also demonstrates how easy it is to create surfaces using LightWave’s new, powerful node-based shading system. With this book go beyond texturing theory to find out what makes a great realistic texture; learn...

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Inside LightWave v9

Inside LightWave v9

By: Dan Ablan

Publisher: New Riders

Publication Date: 30-MAR-2007

Insert Date: 28-MAR-2007

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You hold in your hands the best-selling guide to NewTek's LightWave 3D animation software, completely updated for LightWave v9 by award-winning animator and trainer Dan Ablan. Rather than rehash the documentation like other books, this down-to-earth, easy-to-follow guide offers an invaluable set of 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 v9's accompanying DVD features hours of high- quality video training tutorials that will help you take the projects in the book to new heights....

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Lightwave 3D® 8 Revealed

Lightwave 3D® 8 Revealed

By: Kelly L. Murdock

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 01-JAN-2005

Insert Date: 19-OCT-2005

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Coverage includes— KELLY L. MURDOCK has a background in engineering, specializing in computer graphics. This experience has led him to many interesting experiences, including using high-end CAD workstations for product design and analysis, working on several large-scale visualization projects, creating 3D models for several blockbuster movies, working as a freelance 3D artist and designer, doing 3D programming, and writing several high-profile computer graphics books. Aimed at the beginner, this book is based on the latest version of Lightwave, a 3D software...

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Inside LightWave® 7

Inside LightWave® 7

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Publisher: New Riders

Publication Date: 28-DEC-2001

Insert Date: 26-SEP-2002

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Inside LightWave 7 is designed for the intermediate to advanced 3D artist/animator who is looking to improve his or her skills and efficiency using LightWave. Inside LightWave 7 takes the reader beyond their basic knowledge of the features of LW to learn how to apply their knowledge to create professional-level scenes and animations. Inspirational graphics combined with real-world tutorials and insider tips make Inside LightWave 7 a must-have for every LightWave user....