TUTORIALS

I recently started making tutorials for Cineversity which has been great. Please check them out, if you have any feedback or topics that you'd like to see covered please let me know!

 
 
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Texturing and Rendering a Wine Bottle

In this tutorial series we will be texturing and rendering a wine bottle in Cinema 4d. We will be covering all the steps necessary to create, prepare and render the wine bottle in a simple studio environment for use in a magazine article.

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Creating a Sports Logo with CV-ArtSmart

In this tutorial series we’ll build a complex 3d logo using an illustrator file and the CV ArtSmart Plugin. Starting with a client provided illustrator file, the series will demonstrate how to prepare the logo file in illustrator and then use CV ArtSmart to get the logo into Cinema 4D. Once in Cinema the logo will then be enhanced using a variety of native Cinema 4D tools and then, using a combination of render takes and render tokens the output process will be streamlined and the final images rendered.

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CREATING A MOGRAPH ANIMATIC

In this series we will build a mograph sports intro animatic from start to finish. Using storyboards as our roadmap, we’ll use primitives and some simple modeling to keep the geometry as simple as possible which keeps the Cinema viewports and renders fast. Then we’ll use the mograph module, motion camera rigs and some simple keyframed animation to bring our scenes to life. After that we’ll sweeten the look with r18’s enhanced open gl hardware options and use hardware previews to output our work before switching to Adobe Premiere Pro for final assembly. Once in Premiere, we’ll use some basic tools to knock out a rough cut in just a few minutes and then see how to stack tracks making versioned renders easy to spit out for client review.