3D digital painting and sculpting software

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Create beautiful characters and environments with Mudbox

Sculpt and paint highly detailed 3D geometry and textures. Mudbox® 3D digital sculpting and texture painting software gives you an intuitive, tactile toolset.

System requirements

Digital sculpting tool

Create highly detailed 3D characters and environments using an intuitive set of digital tools based on real sculpting techniques.

Paint directly on 3D models

Paint directly on your 3D assets across multiple channels.

Advanced retopology tools

Create clean, production-quality meshes from scanned, imported, or sculpted data.
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Dynamic tessellation

Add resolution to a mesh only in areas that need it with an artist-friendly, camera-based workflow. (video: 9:52 min.)

Tool integration

Move models between Mudbox and other software.

Texture baking

Bake normal, displacement, and ambient occlusion maps.

Maya interoperability

Import and export Ptex and multiple UV textures.

Smooth brush-based workflows

Get effective brush-based workflows for polygons and textures.
See how people are using Mudbox
OATS STUDIOS
Anti-Hollywood and proud
Neill Blomkamp’s Oats Studios releases its experimental short films online, for free, but the production values and visual effects rival many big-budget studio films.
Image Courtesy of Oats Studios
See how Mudbox works with other Autodesk software
Mudbox + Maya (video: 4:20 min.)
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Mudbox + Maya LT (video: 1:12 min.)
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Mudbox + Maya + 3ds Max + Arnold +
SketchBook Enterprise + ReCap Pro (video: 2:06 min.)
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