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News 21 July 2021
tips for better lighting

Ten tips for better lighting

Lighting a scene is a key component of story-telling, if you are new to 3D then these tips will teach you some core lighting concepts and techniques to improve your renders.

Cinema 4D 30 April 2021
Cinema 4D Camera Rig

Rig & Animate a Camera in C4D

In this free tutorial you can follow along with Tim Clapham and build this flexible C4D camera rig, then explore four types of shot and how to tackle them. We also included the rig as a free download.

Software 25 June 2019
2D Animation

2D Animation Resources

The lovely Bryan Lim from Sage Animation recently contacted helloluxx to share a 2D animation resource page he has been collating. Bryan has been creating 2D animation for years and has very kindly created a space to share what he believes to be, some of the most useful 2D animation tools.

Cinema 4D 11 September 2015

Siggraph 2015 C4D Scene Files

Thank you for all the wonderful responses to my Siggraph presentation this year, much appreciated! As a bonus, I’ve decided to offer the original C4D scene files for download. This does not include everything from my presentation as some of the files are part of commercial projects and I can’t distribute those. Hopefully there’s something […]

Resource 4 September 2015

Siggraph 2015 Rewind : Tim Clapham

Learn how Cinema 4D’s complete toolset comes together to create stunning Motion Graphics in these two Siggraph 2015 presentations from Tim Clapham of helloluxx. Tim explores many useful techniques for creating motion graphics with Cinema 4D.

Realflow 27 March 2015

RealFlow Tutorial - Josh Clos - Cinema 4D Fluid Dimension Challenge Winner

Shown below is a tutorial that takes you step-by-step through Josh’s process in creating the awesome RealFlow fluid simulation which won him the RealFlow / Cinema 4D Fluid Dimension Challenge in December 2014.

Realflow 6 February 2015

RealFlow : An Introduction for Beginners

The good people from RealFlow have been in touch with us from chilly Madrid. They bore wonderful news, a thorough and accessible introduction to RealFlow is now available!

Inspiration 12 November 2014

The Breakdown

This post is all about the process beyond the public window, the stuff we do. There’s a mix of motion graphics and visual effects, branding, commercials and feature film work, some from individuals up to huge facilities.

Cinema 4D 16 September 2014

Zabiegly Updates Shots of Xpresso

Matthias Zabiegly, lead 3D artist at Aixsponza, has recently updated his Shots of Xpresso webpage. This page is a great resource for all you Cinema 4D Xpresso junkies