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Poser 2010 Tutorial

A professionally created, self-study video training course
Includes 13 hours of easy to follow Poser 2010 video tutorials presented by an industry expert.
The training is delivered to your desktop allowing you to learn at a time that suits you and at your own pace.
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  • Tutor: Steve Pubrick
  • Duration: 13 hours
  • Video lessons: 240
  • Product code: 01601
  • In stock: YES
  • Available on: DVD & Download
  • Work files included: YES
  • Works on: MS Windows PC & Mac
  • Later course available: Yes, Poser Pro 2014 tutorial
Learn to create sophisticated art and realistic 3D human figures using this popular rendering software with the help of this Poser 2010 tutorial. Applicable to both Poser 8 and Poser Pro 2010, expert tutor Steve Purbrick presents high quality video training movies that demonstrate and explain the important tools, some recommended workflow's and the innovative new features, setting you on the right path to mastering Poser in a very short space of time. In over 13 hours of professionally created video training, the tuition includes a tour of the new interface, using the editing tools, dealing with props, how to animate figures, rendering, animating characters, and so much more. You can view the complete course contents below and start learning right away, click any of the blue linked lessons to sample the FREE Poser 2010 video tutorials...
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COMPLETE COURSE CONTENTS
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Introduction
What's New In Poser 8
Poser Pro 2010 New Features
Installing Poser 8 Content Libraries

Poser Interface
Menus
Document Styles
Camera Controls
More Camera Details - Changing Scale And Focal Length
Camera Presets
Light Controls
Loading Light And Camera Settings From The Library
UI Dots - Saving Camera And Pose
Undo/Redo
Handling Viewports
Poser Rooms

Interface
Start Poser And Organize The Interface Controls
Control Cameras
Control Lights
Change The Display Style
Change Viewport Layout And Tracking Mode
Change The Document Window Size
Configure And Save The Interface
Save Interface Layouts
Change Display Units
Access Poser Help

The Editing Tools
Moving And Changing Figure Elements
Using The Chain Break Tool
View Magnifier Tool
Grouping Tool
Morph Tools
Direct Manipulation Tool
Magnet Deformers
Wave Deformers

Editing And Posing Exercise
Position A Figure Within A Scene
Memorize And Restore The Figure Position
Name Figures
Select And Hide Elements
Editing Tools
Using The Direct Manipulation Tool
Using Parameter Dials
Changing Unique Parameters
Create A Parameter Group

New Library - Working With Content
Opening The Library Palette
Floating And Navigating The Library Palette
Switching Between Libraries
Searching For Content
Setting Library Preferences
Creating New Runtime Folders
Adding To And Removing Content From The Library
Create A Custom Library Thumbnail
Install Using New Poser 8 Library Features
Install Using Built-in Python Scripts

Library Exercise - Trying What You've Learnt
Open And Unlock The Library Palette
Search The Library
Load Content From The Library
Load Light And Camera Settings From The Library
Create A New Library
Add A Figure To The Library
Create A Custom Library Thumbnail
Rename Library Content
Create Favorites

The Pose Room - Posing Figures
Moving And Changing Figure Elements
Using Parameter Dials
Using Symmetry, Limits, Balance And Inverse Kinematics
Animated Poses
Opening The Hierarchy Editor
Hiding Items

Pose Room Exercise
Replace The Current Figure With A New Figure
Symmetry
Inverse Kinematics
Using The Chain Break Tool
Use The Hierarchy Editor To Hide Elements
Set A Figure's Parents
Adding A Figure Pose To The Library

Dealing With Props
Using Props From The Library
Loading External Props
Adding Props To The Library
Using The Editing Tools On Props
Using The Parameter Dials
Dropping Props To The Floor
Setting A Prop's Parents In The Hierarchy Editor
Replacing An Element With A Prop - Disabling The Bend Option
Loading Prop Hair
Loading Library Prop Clothes
Loading Library Conforming Clothes

Optimizing External Props For Use In Poser
Import Props
Select And Position Props - Duplicating Props
Attach A Prop To A Figure Element
Make A Figure Element Point At A Prop
Conform Clothes To A Figure

Animating Characters
Animate Using Only Poses
Opening The Animation Controls
Animation Palette Interface
Viewing And Selecting Keys
Creating And Deleting Keys
Sliding And Copying Keys
Creating A Walk Path
Using The Walk Designer
Using The Animation Graph Interface
Scaling The Graph View
Adding, Moving And Deleting Keys
Changing The Animation Curve's Shape
Animating Visibility
Using Animation Layers
Creating A New Animation Set
Importing Motion Capture Data (BVH Files)

Animating Figures and Scenes
Loading a Background Reference Video
Animate with Keyframes
Looking at the Animation Palette
Previewing the Finished Animation

The Material Room
Using The Shader Window
Selecting Material Groups With The Material Select Tool
The Simple Material Panel
Creating Simple Materials
The Advanced Material Panel
Using Advanced Material Nodes
Using Wacros
Creating Smoothing And Material Groups
Add Atmospheric Effects
Normal Map Support - Loading Normal Maps

Creating And Applying Materials
Access The Shader Window
Load A Material From The Library
Apply Simple Materials
Show A Skeleton Beneath Skin
Use Texture Nodes
Create A Ghost Material
Use A Normal Map
Create A Striped Material
Use A Lighting Node
Add An Image

The Face Room
Learn The Face Room Interface
Create A Face From Photos
Preparing A Face Image For Poser
Using The Photo Lineup Tool
Changing Texture Variations
Using Face Shaping Tools
Add The Face To The Figure
Create A Random Face

Face Room Exercise - Making A Digital Double
Create A REAL Face From Custom Photos
Add Texture Variation
Using Face Shaping
Face Shaping/Supplement
Save, Edit And Load A Face Texture Map

The Hair Room
Learn The Hair Room Interface
Growing And Styling Hair
Using Hair Dynamics
Changing Hair Material

Adding Hair
Making A Beard
Creating A Hair Growth Group
Create Guide Hairs
Use The Hairstyle Parameters
Use The Hairstyle Tool
Calculate Hair Dynamics
Create Carpet Or Grass

The Cloth Room
Understanding Cloth
Create Cloth Simulation
Create Cloth Groups
Simulate Cloth Dynamics

Dynamic Cloth
Create A New Simulation
Create Cloth
Using Existing Dynamic Dress Prop
Create Cloth Groups
Converting Conforming Clothes To Dynamic
Calculate A Simulation

The Setup Room
The Setup Room
Making A Prop Into A Figure
Access And Edit Existing Bone Structure
Create And Name Bones
Group Body Parts
Use Inverse Kinematics
Using The Joint Editor - Better Rigging

Rigging Bones In A New Figure
Figure Doesn't Have To Be A Human Figure
Edit An Existing Set Of Bones
Load A Skeleton
Create A New Skeleton
Group Body Parts
Create An IK Chain
Breaking The Parent-Child Relationship
Editing Joint Parameters
Define Falloff Zones
Edit Parameter Dials
Make Bulging Muscles

The Content Room
Access Content Paradise
Loading Custom Content Via The Content Room And Using Custom Installers
Mac File Structure - Managing Files
Windows File Structure - Managing Files

Working With Content Files
Load And Save A Scene File
Import A D Object
Export A Figure - Lesson 1
Export A Figure - Lesson 2
Add New Content
Searching Content Paradise

Facial Expressions And Animation
Using Expressions
Loading Expressions From The Library
Creating A Custom Expression
Using The Talk Designer Interface
Working With Sounds

Facial Expression And Lip Synching
Load An Expression From The Library
Save An Expression To The Library
Animate A Figure Talking
Add And Sync A Sound File

Rendering Scenes And Outputting From Poser
Render Images
Render Panel Controls
Access Render Settings
Using The Sketch Designer
Render Animations
Using Rendering Effects
Render In Background (POSER PRO 2010)
64-Bit Render Engine (POSER PRO 2010)
Network Render Queue (POSER PRO 2010)
HDRI (High Dynamic Range Image) Export (POSER PRO 2010)
Exporting BVH Motion Capture Data
Tone Mapping And Exposure Control
Gamma Correction/Linear Rendering (POSER PRO 2010)

Rendering
Rendering An Image
Compare Images
Set Render Dimensions
Render Images In Selected Document Style
Handling Render Settings
Make A Movie Using Best Quality Settings For Video
Make A Flash Movie

Using Poser With Other D Software
Using Poser With Other Smith Micro Products - Lesson 1
Using Poser With Other Smith Micro Products - Lesson 2
Using Poser With Other Smith Micro Products - Lesson 3
COLLADA Import/Export - Lesson 1 (POSER PRO 2010)
COLLADA Import/Export - Lesson 2 (POSER PRO 2010)
Poser Fusion Hosting Plugins (POSER PRO 2010)

Using Poser With Other Software
Opening Poser Images In Photoshop
Retouching Images - Post Work
Fixing Holes And Poke-through
Filtering Images To Give A Unique Look

Using Python Scripts
Accessing Pre-built Scripts
Using Wardrobe Wizard
Edit Python Scripts

Python Script
Install rd Party Script
Run Python Script - Render Results
Python Scripts Palette
Run Wardrobe Wizard And Convert And Inflate Clothes
Open A Script For Editing

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Poser Tutor Details
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