Difference between revisions of "Silo Tutorials"

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*[http://www.nevercenter.com/videos/?vidclip=navigation.mov Viewport Navigation Video] - Explains how to change angle and size used to view an object. Download [http://www.nevercenter.com/wiki/images/5/59/Navigation.mov here]
 
*[http://www.nevercenter.com/videos/?vidclip=navigation.mov Viewport Navigation Video] - Explains how to change angle and size used to view an object. Download [http://www.nevercenter.com/wiki/images/5/59/Navigation.mov here]
 
*[http://www.andykinsella.co.uk/tutorials.html Video Tutorials from Andy Kinsella (Cinnsealach)] Andy covers numerous modeling techniques, including Modeling Holes Without Booleans, Modeling Cogs, Modeling Threads, and Modeling coils.
 
*[http://www.andykinsella.co.uk/tutorials.html Video Tutorials from Andy Kinsella (Cinnsealach)] Andy covers numerous modeling techniques, including Modeling Holes Without Booleans, Modeling Cogs, Modeling Threads, and Modeling coils.
 
  
 
[[Silo Commands Mini-Videos | Guide to Silo Commands]] (Mini-Videos)
 
[[Silo Commands Mini-Videos | Guide to Silo Commands]] (Mini-Videos)
 
  
 
==Silo Workflows==
 
==Silo Workflows==
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*[http://uk.youtube.com/user/virtua3D Basic Polygon Modeling using Silo 1.4 (Creating Firefly Spaceship)] -  Very detailed 9 part series by John Graham virtua3D
 
*[http://uk.youtube.com/user/virtua3D Basic Polygon Modeling using Silo 1.4 (Creating Firefly Spaceship)] -  Very detailed 9 part series by John Graham virtua3D
 
*[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ySQSngZRASc&feature=channel Speed Cell Phone Box Model] - Video only by zilvergrafix
 
*[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ySQSngZRASc&feature=channel Speed Cell Phone Box Model] - Video only by zilvergrafix
 
 
'''Organic'''
 
'''Organic'''
 
*[http://uk.youtube.com/watch?v=TfJ3zut-17w&feature=related Box Modeled T-Shirt] - Video only by zilvergrafix
 
*[http://uk.youtube.com/watch?v=TfJ3zut-17w&feature=related Box Modeled T-Shirt] - Video only by zilvergrafix
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==Tips and Tricks==
 
==Tips and Tricks==
 
 
*[[MultiplySegments | How to quickly generate an object with multiple repeated segments (Video)]]
 
*[[MultiplySegments | How to quickly generate an object with multiple repeated segments (Video)]]
 
*[[Orient With Soft Selection (Video) | Using Orient with Soft Selection to modify pose and proportions (Video)]]
 
*[[Orient With Soft Selection (Video) | Using Orient with Soft Selection to modify pose and proportions (Video)]]
 
  
 
==Conversion Guides For Users of Other Software==
 
==Conversion Guides For Users of Other Software==
 
 
 
{{Common Page}}
 
{{Common Page}}

Revision as of 21:29, 3 December 2008

This page contains tutorials and information covering specific Silo tools, tips, and workflow. To add your own tutorials, click here. Modeling tutorials which may be of general interest should be added to General 3D Modeling Tutorials

General Concepts

  • Getting Started - Introduction into Silo basics including viewing, selecting and manipulating an object.
  • Sticky Keys - Explains how pressing and holding keys in Silo can temporarily engage or toggle a tool. Download here
  • Subdivision - Explains how subdivision can smooth the look of final model but still allow for base mesh manipulation. Download here
  • Customization - Explains the high degree of customization available in Silo. Download here
  • Selection Modes - Shows the various selection moddes available in Silo. Download here
  • Manipulators Video - Explains how the different manipulators work in Silo. Download here
  • Viewport Navigation Video - Explains how to change angle and size used to view an object. Download here
  • Video Tutorials from Andy Kinsella (Cinnsealach) Andy covers numerous modeling techniques, including Modeling Holes Without Booleans, Modeling Cogs, Modeling Threads, and Modeling coils.

Guide to Silo Commands (Mini-Videos)

Silo Workflows

Hard Surface

Organic

Tips and Tricks

Conversion Guides For Users of Other Software