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Need Help With Fur/Feather Sim for Realistic Duck Characters!
Hey all, new user here, I am working on a personal project in which I am attempting to recreate a Duck with her Ducklings as realistic as I can make them. I am using Xgen with Maya. I've managed to g…
Jan 15 2021
[Xgen - maya] xgen doesn't load my descriptions
After reloading a scene or after some crash sometimes xgen does not load my descriptions.That can't be happening I need help. It happened to me 5 times the last month.Does anyone know what to do?
Jan 13 2021
After crash the xgen collection exists in outline but not in the "xgen tab"
What can I do, my previous save have the collection but I lose a lot of work..
Is there a way to change the color of specific guides in xgen?
For example changing the color of my selected guides? I know the way with painting a region map and then coloring the guides with that, but is there another way?Just curious it would help me slightly…
Xgen "Save Textures" what does it do exactly?
I heard that i have to click this button when i'm done but i never had any problem when i don't.Do you what it is exactly and if I should always click it when i'm done painting?
Help transferring facial hair with facial blendshapes
I have a character which had xgen eyebrows and eyelashes. The mesh has about 250 blendshapes for facial animation. I wanted to transfer this to UE4 and I did that by transferring the mesh with blends…
Head test WIP
Greetings allI would like to ask you all opinion or feedbacks on this piece. This head is supposed to be part of my bigger personal project but I have decided to put some more time on the head model …
Personal project Furthering practices with Xgen C&C are welcomeModeled everything in ZbrushXgen Fur done in MayaTexture done in Substance Painter and MariVray-RenderComped in Nuke and …
Import Xgen primitives
Hey everyone,wondering if anyone has tried importing xgen descriptions into Marmoset without converting to geometry. I tried alembic caches, but it doesn't seem to work. Just curious if anyone has ev…
Bake XGen Fur into Normal Map?
Hello thereI'm trying to make a horse model for game engine use, and I really want there to be a texture of the body fur. Given how short and sleek horse coats are, my lecturer suggested using Xgen t…
First post on the forum. My latest 3D work "Drunk Girl" . Based on the concept of https://www.pinterest.com/pin/402298179212819732/. Any feedback is welcome! made in ZBrush , Maya, and Substance…
(FINISHED) Sci-Fi Soldier + Lewis Gun
Hey guys!I don't post on polycount often, but I should!For the past few months I have been taking a course with CGMA called characters for Films and Cinematics with Pete Zoppi and I could not recomme…
Coiffure, Maya plug-in for real-time hair
Hello Polycount,I'm Florian Croquet, some of view might have already seen my previous tool called "Couture" than I released 2 years ago.I'm back today with a new tool called Coiffure and it's…
HelloI want to ask about something related to XGEN displacement with Arnold in Maya if you don’t mind.How to connect my grooms to the model displacement? Because when i start the render the hair disa…
Eren AOT FanArt
Eren fanart this my latest project i learned a lot from itskin displacement and skin color and the iris was sculpted and polypaint by hand in zbrushi’ll post more images from different posses soonhop…
A while ago I scribbled a small, amateur fantasy book and this is inspired by a character I wrote, a warrior black warg. The armor is mainly inspired by god of war and assassins creed with personal t…
XGen Hair below Hat
As shown in the image, how would you prevent xgen from penetrating the hat?I tried it with the modifier "collision" + "hat.abc", but that didn't worked out as we can see.
[Maya] Xgen not saving more than 3 descriptions
I'm having an issue where every time I create a 4th description the description is not saved when I exit Maya and reload it. I have created multiple files and restarted 3 times but the same issue kee…
MAYA XGen: Align scalp over new head mesh
I wonder if some great soul can help me. I have been struggling for two days and still couldn't find a solution on the Internet. I made a torso with separated scalp meshes where to create Xgen h…
Xgen to Unreal Alembic Hair Exporter Maya script
Hi guys, Just wanted to share this tool here for people who want an automated exporter from Xgen in Maya to the new Unreal Alembic Hair format without the hassle of having to prep the scene manually.…
XReal - XGen to Unreal
Hey there!I just wanted to let you know that I released a new "little" scriptwhich allows me to export XGen alembics from Maya to unreal in a fast way with a single click.(with the correct rotation)I…
hair for games
so I have been making this piece for games and I want some feedback. Hair concist of 9600 polly and is referd to atomic blonde
[WIP] Pine Marten
Hi all, welcome to my making a realistic Pine Marten adventure. This is the first realistic animal that I'm trying to make, and I'll try to document as much as I can here. I did start this project la…
Xgen No location found description error
I have been trying to use the preview on the guides I placed but it keeps giving me an error saying that there is no location found in the description. I'm new in xgen so I don't really know if I mis…
Arnold hair renders grainy/pixelated
Hey guys, I just started trying to learn XGen and how to make real time hair for hair cards and am following Adam Skutts Hair tutorial. I'm making grey hair for an old woman, but I'm getting th…
Maya XGen Previewing Odd/Workflow Suggestions?
Long time no post! I haven't really..had the need to post in polycount's tech area for awhile as i've been doing well at problem solving on my own but...not THIS TIME >_< . So i've been going a…
Unreal Engine 4
3d character artist