The PSD Interop is a PLugin for Zbrush together with a set of Photoshop Actions.
It allows for quick and seamless back and forth between the two programs, allowing you to utilize Zbrush in a slightly different way than the traditional sculpting. The Plugin suit is designed for Texture Artists.
1) Donwload and extract the Zip File
2) Place the .zsc file into your Zbrush/Startup/ZPlugs Directory
3) Load the .atn file via the Photoshop Actions Palette
After restarting Zbrush, the Plugin can be found in your Documents/PSD Interop Palette.
Video 1 - Intro
A quick overview of the core functionality --- sending displacement data back and forth between Zbrush and Photoshop
Video 2 - In-Depth Features
This Video explains in detail several functions of the PSD Interop Plugin, focusing on the Displacement Workflow
Video 3 - Support for matching color, displacement, masks and materials
This Video explains in detail several functions of the PSD Interop Plugin allowing for export of matching color, displacements, polygroups and materials
- certain commands in the plugin cause your active layer record mode to be turned off. If you want to continue sculpting, a popup will appear informing you that your do not have a layer in record mode. In that case please go to your layer subpalette and turn a layer into record mode