There are really three avenues for creating hard surface work, modeling, hard surface sculpting, and a combination of the two. Modeling may provide some benefits when creating hard surface models, but might turn tricky and
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Joe Grundfast walks through creating the War Hammer concept using Zbrush & 3ds Max looking at some hard surface sculpting, damage and weathering techniques
3D Generalist by day, Character Artist by night David Richardson shares some of his ZBrush Techniques for Creating a Mech from Concept Art with this first part of a multi part tutorial showing how to sculpt mechanical and robotic features in ZBrush.