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Landscape Essential Concepts

In this course, you’ll learn how to use Unreal Engine’s Terrain tools to create outdoor environments.

Overview 

In "Landscape Essential Concepts", author Joel Bradley gets you up and running quickly with the Terrain tools inside Unreal Engine, explaining how to create outdoor environments for visualization and games.

You'll learn how to create a base terrain and then sculpt it using various brushes. You will see what each brush option does and how they affect the sculpting of the terrain.

To complete the terrain, Joel demonstrates how to apply and use terrain texture tools to create realistic materials for your landscape.
 

You will learn how to:

 
  • Create an editable base terrain with the Landscape tool.
  • Utilize different brush options to sculpt terrain.
  • Populate landscapes with foliage meshes using the painting tools.
  • Generate grass on a landscape based on a landscape’s material layer.
 

Course length

59 minutes
 

Author

Joel Bradley


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