The Book of 3D Printing by Svetlana Quindt (Kamui Cosplay)


3D modeling and printing is an amazing way to create everything you want with a minimum of materials, tools and space! On 48 pages and over 230 images Kamui Cosplay will take you through everything you need to get started: from picking a printer, over how to work with different 3D modeling programs and finally how to turn your 3D printed plastic into a stunning masterpiece for your next costume. You'll also find guides on how to get a 3D scan of yourself, how to work with Pepakura and plenty of more useful step-by-step instructions and examples.

Over the years Kamui has written and made videos of many cosplay making tutorials, and now they are available in book form! This book is fully illustrated, with many step-by-step guides, tutorials and detailed explanations about the following topics:

– Why 3D printing?
– 3D printer overview
– Finding/making models to print
– Introduction to Fusion 360
– Introduction to Blender
– Best printing settings
– Finishing raw prints
– 3D body scans
– Working with Pepakura
– Working with resin printers

Featured examples include:

– Pip-boy (Fallout 4)
– Accessories (FFXIV Monk)
– Pipe Revolver (Fallout 4)
– Aloy (Horizon Zero Dawn)

The book is 48 pages long, in full colour, and written in English.