Mograph Shaders Part II

Demystifying Cinema 4D Mograph Shaders Part II

In this second tutorial on working with the Mograph Shaders, Tim expands upon the first tutorial, working with the Color Shader, by demonstrating how you can use this to control the colour of lights in your scene, as well as materials. To follow along, please download the Cinema 4D scene file here.   See Part…

Mograph Shaders Part 1

Demystifying Cinema 4D Mograph Shaders Part I

This is the first of three tutorials which cover the Mograph Shaders. I have had these tutorials recorded for a while and they were originally going to be part of a new training series for Mograph, but I decided to post them online for free instead. I have worked with many people and held a…

NAB 2018 Rewind 01

NAB 2018 Rewind Part 1

Another year and time for NAB Rewind 2018. This year the Cinema 4D presentations were amazing and if you were not lucky enough to make it along to the show in Vegas, then you can watch all of the presentations online. None of this would be possible without the incredible effort the artists make in…

Vivid Sydney

Vivid: Lighting the Sails at Sydney Opera House

Sydney Opera House: Lighting the Sails   Every year Sydney is transformed into a magical world for the annual Vivid Festival.  The highlight of the event is Lighting the Sails, when the Sydney Opera House is transformed into a huge canvas for incredible light projections.   Luxx were extremely privileged to be invited by Spinifex Group to contribute visuals…

WAKE

WAKE is a new short from two very talented artists,Dan Braga and Julz Lane, both currently studying at Billy Blue College of Design here in Sydney. Dan & Jules recently collaborated to create this stunning piece for one of their class projects. They wanted to test their storytelling abilities, whilst also pushing their 3D skills…

XP Xmas Advent

X-Particles * FREE SCENE FILES *

It’s the festive time of year once again, and here at helloluxx, we thought we’d share some XP Xmas Advent gifts with all you Cinema 4D users out there. Each day of December until the 24th, we offer you a free X-Particles scene file. It’s going to feel like Christmas everyday! Well, perhaps not, but…

Voronoi Fracture Walk

C4D R18 Voronoi Fracture Download

Voronoi Fracture! Cinema 4D R18 has hit the streets. It is a really great release and Maxon have given us a great selection of new features. One of the top features is the MoGraph Voronoi Fracture object. The integration is superb and it is so much fun to play with. I’ve uploaded a few files…

X-Particles Wind Twister

X-Particles Wind Twister Tutorial

X-Particles Wind Twister Tutorial This is a great tutorial for creating an X-Particles Wind Twister from Mario Tran Phuc from Insydium. Mario is a super talented guy and this tutorial shows his skills at work in X-Particles. The twister is created using the xpWind modifier and then Mario takes you through various styles, starting with…

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…