Welcome to ZBrush


With this documentation you will be able to quickly get started with ZBrush & ZBrushCore, understand basic concepts and explore the user interface. Along the way you will do your first sculpting and 3D painting, complete with a quick render!

The documentation is divided in separate parts to make your exploration easy:


  • ZBrushCore: the essential application for those new to 3D and exactly what its name implies – the heart of ZBrush
  • 4R8 Features: a brief outline of ZBrush’s features
  • Getting Started: an introduction to ZBrush designed to get you started as quickly as possible.
  • User Guide: all the ZBrush features and working methods explained.
  • Reference Guide: a comprehensive guide to the whole ZBrush interface ordered by palette.