Optimising Scenes in Cinema 4D

Optimising Scenes in Cinema 4D

Optimising Scenes in Cinema 4D In this tutorial we look at a number of tricks for optimising scenes in Cinema 4D. Two of the biggest problems when working with 3D animation, are slow editor playback and long render times. In this tutorial, Tim looks at various methods of increasing both playback whilst working and speed…

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FREE TUTORIAL: 10 Tips for better lighting in Cinema 4D

  In these 10 tips for better lighting in Cinema 4D, I cover techniques which explore basic lighting concepts and how we can implement these using Maxon’s Cinema 4D. 1. Which type of light? Depending on the atmosphere you are trying to achieve, choosing the correct light can be fundamental. For a candle or a…

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C4D Physical Render – Tutorial Part Two

Cinema 4D Tutorial – C4D Physical Render – Tutorial Part Two This tutorial is the second part of a two part tutorial that Tim recently completed for 3D Artist magazine. If you would like to follow the first part where we set up a soft body dynamics simulation, then you’ll need to grab a copy…

Thinking Particle Tutorial - Motion Inheritance Preset

Thinking Particle Tutorial – Motion Inheritance Preset

So as promised, here is another preset for Thinking Particles. This is from the old HYPA archive that I am slowly resurrecting.  I told you I’d get them online eventually, my apologies that it is taking some time!  I’ve been pretty busy lately with projects and some new training, but more about that later.  On…

3 Day SALE!

Making It Look Great 7 and HDRI Light Kit Pro are now available in a THREE day sale. For only 3 days, Motionworks and Greyscalegorilla are getting together to bring you a bundle designed to help you get the most out of Cinema 4D. Learn real-world Cinema 4D MoGraph techniques and workflows with MILG07 and…

Lighting Presets for Cinema 4D

Lighting Presets for Cinema 4D

On my old download page I had a set of lighting presets for download. I have had a few requests for these and decided to update them to the newer GI and place them here for download. You do need Cinema4D r11.5 with the Advanced Render to use these, they all use Global Illumination. The…

Rendering an Instance

Here is one of my tests using the 11.5 Render Instances. Two lights with area shadows and global illumination. 1098001 objects 490380300 polygons 505851300 vertices Yes that’s 490 million polygons… You may ask why? Well, just because we can!