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Polygon and Sub-D Modeling Workflows in XSI

by Kyle Green

Easily learn the fundamentals of Polygon and Sub-D modeling in XSI. XSI 3 Foundation and higher (5.1 required for project files).

What you'll learn

Easily learn the fundamentals of Polygon and Sub-D modeling in XSI. Contains over 3 hours of project-based training and time-saving techniques. Perfect for beginner and intermediate artists. Popular highlights include: Rotoscope Preparation; Add Polygon Tool; Symmetrizing Geometry; Cleaning Geometry; Extruding Faces; Localized Subdivision; Welding Points; Merging Multiple Surfaces; Subdivision Methods; Edge Loop Splitting; Collapsing Components; Modeling According to Musculature; Extracting Polygons; Proportional Modeling; Deformers; Modeling Tools Overview. Software required: XSI 3 Foundation and higher (5.1 required for project files).

About the author

Kyle was one of the first authors for Digital-Tutors, now a Pluralsight company. and has been a part of the team for over 10 years. Kyle began his career in computer graphics education as a college instructor and worked as a Digital-Tutors rendering tutor and curriculum manager since 2002. Kyle has contributed to many of the most popular projects and helped the Digital-Tutors team win awards throughout the company's history. Kyle has had the honor of having his art exhibited at the New York ... more

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