Questions tagged [zbrush]

The tag has no usage guidance.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
0 votes
0 answers
41 views

How should I create a stylized, semi-waxy skin in Blender (Eevee)?

I am attempting to recreate the skin material created by Dmytro Bajda within zbrush, but in blender instead. I am specifically attempting to create procedural skin that looks like this: ^This is from ...
1 vote
0 answers
17 views

Transpose cloth tool like in Zbrush?

I starting to get more into the sculpt tab of Blender, and I wonder if there is a tool to do thing like this: https://www.instagram.com/p/Cjf5jLyr3Q4/?hl=fr My question is about the cheese: sure, I ...
  • 11
0 votes
0 answers
27 views

How to use Grab tool at multiple objects at same time?

I am new to blender. Is there any way to sculpt different object at same time. Just like zbrush Transpose master or T-Pose tool
  • 1
0 votes
0 answers
43 views

How do I do Catmull-Clark subdivision without losing mesh volume?

ZBrush has a pretty well known way to subdivide without losing volume or details but still using Catmull-Clark and getting the smoothing benefits: https://www.linkedin.com/learning/zbrush-tips-tricks/...
  • 1
0 votes
0 answers
7 views

Zbrush to Blender Mesh Missing [duplicate]

I'm a noob...I don't know what I'm doing wrong...every time I export my mesh from Zbrush into blender it shows the correct number of triangles and faces but the mesh is invisible. It shows the center ...
  • 1
1 vote
0 answers
271 views

GoZ- Blender to ZBrush - GoB

I would like to install a GoZ live link between ZBrush 2022 and Blender 3.0. I have installed the GoB Add-on(v3_5_66)in Blender:Edit>Preferences>Add-ons. In ZBrush I have updated >Preferences&...
  • 11
0 votes
0 answers
34 views

How to update uvmap in Zbrush after changing it in Blender

This is more about ZBrush but there's no zbrush stack exchange so here goes I exported a mesh to ZBrush using GoB, but included the wrong uvmap. I've already done some skin details and don't want to ...
0 votes
0 answers
107 views

Displacement maps from Zbrush not working

I've been trying to take models from zbrush to blender for rendering, but my displacement maps never work. I'm using just a simple sphere to test if i can make this work and still no result. I've been ...
  • 1
1 vote
1 answer
732 views

Are VDM brushes usable in blender?

Is there a converter/importer/native support for VDM brushes? There are many ZBrush brush libraries in VDM format.
  • 117
0 votes
0 answers
61 views

my polygon stretched out when sculpitng?

Hi, I'm working on this 3d sculpt in blender and Im having this issue on the arm where the lines get streched if you see the torso it looks fine but the arm is messed up. I pulled the arm out. I'm ...
  • 11
0 votes
0 answers
135 views

OBJ - FBX - From Z brush - Always crashing on import

I found out Maya LT cant export high res mesh's so got to find a new way to scale my sculpts for retopo, sadly right out of the gate every type of map from OBJ, to FBX. BIN just sends Blender ...
  • 1
0 votes
0 answers
380 views

Displacement map exporting trouble

So, following tutorial by creating Displacement map (through ProjectAll) and then exporting it with the model to Blender (through Multi Map Exporter plugin (UDIM format) and GoB addon) then applying ...
  • 1
1 vote
1 answer
1k views

How to convert ZBRUSH .ZBP to a .jpeg or .png that I can use in blender sculping

I bought a $20 texture scale alpha for my dinosaur modelling https://www.artstation.com/marketplace/p/mjq6/28-custom-brushes-for-zbrush-2018?utm_source=artstation&utm_medium=referral&...
1 vote
0 answers
97 views

Blender always crashes when I start working in sculpting mode

Blender always crashes when I start working in sculpting mode, it works good in other modes like object and edit mode but it crashes in sculpting mode, and my laptop does not have any issue related to ...
2 votes
1 answer
282 views

Marvelous designer to Zbrush to Substance painter to Blender workflow issue

I've been following the cyberpunk jacket tutorial I got by Travis Davids and everything has been going mostly smoothly until now when I imported my garment from Zbrush and Substance painter to Blender ...
  • 31
0 votes
0 answers
51 views

Prepping File From Zbrush to Blender Rendering

Trying to work out a workflow for taking my highly detailed ring designs in Zbrush into Blender for rendering. I can bring into Keyshot from Zbrush and render just fine but when taking the same ...
0 votes
0 answers
481 views

Blender to Zbrush problem

When importing my .obj from Blender to Zbrush it looks off. I've tried exporting it as a .fbx with no luck, and different kinds of subdiv levels. I'm not sure what info is relevant, so please ask, but ...
  • 35
1 vote
1 answer
191 views

Not sure how to make the topology uniform

I have a staff that I am creating and wanting to import into Zbrush, but I am having a hard time getting a good topology on the faces of this staff. Is there any way to make the faces into quads or a ...
0 votes
0 answers
17 views

Scuplting for Beginners [duplicate]

What are some free sculpting tutorials for absoute begineers in sculpting, Where each brushes explained in details with examples?
1 vote
1 answer
464 views

How to ease out the retopology works on Blender, like in Zbrush with groups and remesh, for a character you need to animate?

I've been using Blender to sculpt recently, and I'm sculpting a character that I want to animate. I'd like to make groups to remesh separately from the rest of the mesh, and ease out the retopology ...
  • 76
2 votes
1 answer
2k views

Can blender separate a sculpt mesh like zbrush?

I want to seperate a sculpted mesh and sculpt the on it without effecting the other mesh.
2 votes
0 answers
108 views

Move brush from zbrush

There is a brush in Zbrush called move. The brush itself moves parts of mesh and is similar to grab brush in blender but not the same. Is there anything like move brush that I could use in Blender?
3 votes
3 answers
2k views

Is there a move topological brush in Blender?

I can't find a way to change falloff to use the distance on the topology rather than the absolute distance. It is very difficult to sculpt things like fingers. When I grab one finger it automatically ...
6 votes
1 answer
2k views

Photogrammetry retopology/projection like Zbrush

I am doing some photogrammetry scans using Agisoft Photoscan and importing the scans to Blender. The problem is that the UV maps are a mess, the meshes have too many polygons. The most common ...
0 votes
0 answers
93 views

Does Blender2.8 havea Zbrush-style cursor for sculpting?

I mean that cursor of ZBRUSH thats projecting on the mesh .
2 votes
0 answers
160 views

Vector Displacement from Zbrush to Blender

How do I get Blender to render a vector displacement map from Zbrush properly? I have rendered the diagnostic scene from Zbrush, but none of them are accurate enough to be useful. I am running ...
  • 21
0 votes
1 answer
2k views

Rig a zbrush model in blender and send it back to zbrush with GOB?

Allright,there is the thing,I got a model build in ZBrush with subdivision levels,and I sended it in blender with GOB addons,rigged it,posed it,and then when I sent it back,it doesn't work,in zbrush ...
0 votes
2 answers
460 views

"Join as Shape" error when trying to import a file for shape keys from ZBrush

This is my first time asking a question on this forum and I'm new to Blender, so hello everyone! This is pretty much my first time using ZBrush, Substance Painter, and Blender. Web searches got me a ...
  • 169
2 votes
1 answer
2k views

SCULPTING: Is it possible to keep base mesh vertices in place while subdividing?

What I'm looking for: a way to stop the starting mesh from melting into an unidentifiable blob of vertices when applying a MultiResolution modifier. Background: I'm currently following a Game Design ...
1 vote
1 answer
5k views

It's possible to import and use Zbrush sculpt brushes into Blender?

I was searching for good textures and brushes and i found that there's a pack of brushes of a worker of Blizzard that can be used in Blender, the ORB's textures brushes. https://www.blendernation.com/...
  • 294
0 votes
1 answer
168 views

Imported zbrush mesh cannot be parented with automated weighted

I did a mesh in Zbrush, sculpt it with level subdivision 5. Send the mesh to Blender with GoB, automatically GoB import in blender Level 1 mesh (not a problem at all), so want parenting the mesh to my ...
0 votes
1 answer
3k views

Why can't I sculpt on a plane when using Subdivision Surface? [duplicate]

When I add Subdivision Surface I just simply can't sculpt anymore, but...it works with multiresolution...any ideas why is that? Thanks
0 votes
0 answers
125 views

How to make photo scanned 3D brushes?

How to make photo scanned brushes if I have these?
1 vote
1 answer
3k views

Custom brush for sculpting?

Can I make a custom brush for sculpting with this materials and imitate some of the brushes from this paid pack?(paid pack: https://blendermarket.com/products/the-rock-essentials )
0 votes
1 answer
485 views

How to quickly mark hard edges?

I'm learning the workflow between zBrush and Blender and lose all of the hard edge marks when transferring from zBrush to Blender, how can I either preserve the hard edges or remark them in Blender ...
  • 1,390
5 votes
1 answer
2k views

Zbrush Vector Displacement Maps

I'm trying to wrangle a vector displacement map from Zbrush into Blender but nothing seems to make it render properly. Instead it comes out mangled. Zbrush includes a helpful diagnostic model and map ...
10 votes
1 answer
9k views

ZBrush sculpting brushes equivalents in Blender

I'm sculpting a lot recently and most of the sculpt-related tutorials on Youtube are for ZBrush, nevertheless human anatomy knowledge contained therein is universally applicable. To get more out of ...
  • 2,758
1 vote
1 answer
20k views

Can I Move a mesh from Zbrush to Blender?

There is a way to transfer a mesh from Zbrush to Blender? I'm using Blender 2.77 and Zbrush 4R7.
  • 2,192
4 votes
1 answer
7k views

How to import Zbrush brushes(files .ZBP) to Blender

I wonder if there is an add-on to use Zbrush brushes in Blender sculpt mode.
  • 391
2 votes
1 answer
941 views

Can I animate a model made in ZBrush?

I'm new in game modeling and animation, and I really liked how ZBrush works, but blender is better in animation, much easier, but too difficult with modeling. Can I animate a model made in zBrush? ...