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Mastering Manga Studio 5 by Liz Staley

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Chapter 6. It's Only a (3D) Model

3D models are present in the Materials section of Manga Studio. However, working with 3D models is so different from working with a 2D pattern that giving them their own chapters only seemed right. Having 3D models of figures and other objects available right in Manga Studio is a really useful thing! It makes getting reference for a difficult pose much easier. You don't have to scour the Internet, or get friends together for a photo shoot when you're on a deadline.

A good thing to remember though about using 3D elements in your work is that you should really use them as a reference, a jumping off point, instead of the be-all-and-end-all of the piece. Use a model to get the general pose that you want, then draw ...

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