Maximizing Your Wacom Device for Mudbox

If you've used Mudbox for a while, there's a good chance that a Wacom tablet or pen display is a critical piece of hardware in your daily work.
Course info
Level
Beginner
Updated
Dec 1, 2012
Duration
48m
Table of contents
Description
Course info
Level
Beginner
Updated
Dec 1, 2012
Duration
48m
Description

If you've used Mudbox for a while, there's a good chance that a Wacom tablet or pen display is a critical piece of hardware in your daily work. The goal of this tutorial will be to help you maximize the features of your hardware, whether Cintiq, Intuos, or Bamboo, in a way that is specific to Mudbox. Whether it is your Grip Pen, ExpressKeys, Touch Strip or Radial Menu, each is a powerful feature that, when properly used, will extend the functionality of your Wacom product so that it is much more than a simple surface for sculpting or painting. We will learn how to set each one of these features up for Mudbox and then wrap up this course by learning how to backup and restore our customized tablet properties. After completing this course, you will be able to fully harness the power of your Wacom pen display or tablet when working in Mudbox.

About the author
About the author

Justin thrives as a lead modeling author at Pluralsight. Growing up, Justin found a deep interest for the computer graphics industry after watching movies like Jurassic Park, Toy Story and The Abyss. His ambition would lead him to work at Sony Imageworks in Los Angeles on movies like Monster House and Surf's Up. Justin has also had numerous articles, tutorials and images published in 3D World and 3D Artist.

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Section Introduction Transcripts
Section Introduction Transcripts

Introduction and Project Overview
[Autogenerated] Hello and welcome to this series of lessons focusing on maximizing your welcome tablet from my box presented by digital tutors. I'm Justin, and I'll be taking you through the steps that you can use to customize your walking tablet or pin display for use in my box. I'll be sharing with you some of the ways that I prefer to customize the tablet and give you some options for your own customized setup that'll help you really speed up your box. If you've used mud box for a while, there's a good chance that a walking tablet or pen displays a critical piece of hardware in your daily work. With the goal of this course will be to help you maximize the features of your hardware, whether it's antique into Ulster bamboo in a way that's specific to lead box and whether it's your grip thing, express keys or touch trip radio menu. Each of these is a powerful feature that would probably used will extend the functionality of your walking products, so that is much more than just a simple surface for sculpting painting. We'll learn how to set each one of these features up from my boxing and wrap up the course by learning how to back up and restore customized tablet properties. After completing the course, you'll be able to fully harness the power of your walking pen display or tablet when working in my box. So with that said, let's go ahead and get started.