Free Japanese 3d software, part 4
In this last part of this article we will illustrate another interesting 3d modeling software for the realization of Anime: Rokkaku.
Rokkaku: a quick guide
Let's see what the captions of Menu in Rokkaku mean...
I recommend Rokkaku too.
It is a very interesting software. It does not have many feature, but only about modeling, this soft is not behind anyone on the commercial. Well, now we'll try to make a tutorial of Rokkaku in English. :) ...
Draw left-right symmetrical objects
at first draw left-right symmetrical objects on the screen.
Line tool [ ]
Add Points -Click
Line End -Dobble Click
Redo - Bs Key or R click
3D manga feature
Turn [ ]
3D model is automaticaly created from that picture when you change angle.
Click - turn
Click + Shift - Turn
at the Front Top or Left angle ,models are displayed in Ortho projection.
from those angle , improve the 3D Shapes.
Select and Move [ ]
Click - Select single
select the point and Drag - Move
Drag - select range
Click + Shift - Select with drag
Not to be prevented,We can hide selected lines
by menu " (H)" (Ctrl +H )
It is not selected by select tool [ ].
And without CTRL key , it can not fasten line to the hided vertex too.
Line tool [ ]
Click+CTRL key - fasten line to the hided vertex
Show all lines
Hided line is not selected by select tool.
But It can be selected by "menu Edit- select all (CTRL+A)"
then , Hided line is showed by " (S)"menu " (S)"
create lines more to make triangles and rectangles.
because Polygon is created on triangle and rectangle by
Menu" "-" " Ctrl+B
Make in detail.
If you want to add a vertex on the line
then you can use Line tool or Select tool pushing alt key.
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Click + Alt key - add vertex on the line
At the Parts which is difficult to be made by 3D Manga feature.
It have better to create Shapes by "??(S)"menu "??(F)"
Paint the faces
In this way, create the model
and then, Paint the object by Paint tool
Paint tool [ ]
Finally, our head 3d model finished!