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ZBrush and Keyshot for Product Design and Rendering

via LinkedIn Learning


In this ZBrush tutorial, learn how to make 3D models and learn how to render with KeyShot.


  • Welcome
  • What you should know
  • Exercise files
1. Making a 3D Model of the Product
  • Making the razor blade
  • Brainstorming design ideas
  • Designing variations
  • Modeling the chosen design
  • Adding the blade retraction switch
  • Detailing the retraction button
  • Making the clip hole
  • Modeling the grips
  • Crafting the logo
  • Challenge: Make the lock and unlock button
  • Solution: Make the lock and unlock button
  • Adding the finishing details
2. Preparing to Render
  • Getting the Booleaned mesh
  • Using DynaMesh to soften hard edges
  • Decimating to reduce polygon count
  • Render preparation
3. Rendering in KeyShot
  • Sending the scene to KeyShot
  • Applying the materials
  • Positioning the object in the scene
  • Setting up the lights
  • Setting up the renderer
  • Where to go from here

Taught by

Ryan Kittleson


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