Ambient Texturing for Hero Emblems

This is a technique that will show how to punch up your character lights and symbols if you want to make sure they don’t get covered by, or lost in the shadows. When it comes to character symbols and insignias, it can make them look more bold, like the normal rules of lighting don’t apply…

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3D Comics With Daz Studio – The Ambient Method

Welcome to the Ambient Method! This is a text write-up of the video I made for what I call The Ambient Method of making comics. This post is more like an outline, the video walks you through it a bit more. To get a really in-depth write-up of this technique, please sign up for my…

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Why Create Comics with 3D?

When I was a kid, I drew all the time. Drew on everything. I got in trouble for drawing on walls, on desks, the covers and interiors of books, not to mention the reams of paper I drew on and then just littered the house with. Many times in school I would crack open my…

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