DEM Earth 2 for Cinema 4D : Now Only $299!

Have you checked out DEM Earth 2 recently?  Easily generate your own dynamic Digital Elevation Models, now for only $299! Produce real-time interactive and dynamic landscapes which you can pan, zoom and animate and place anything on, in any way you want. For more information, view the product page:  DEM Earth 2 for Cinema 4D…

Creative Type using C4D Hair

Creative Type with Cinema 4D Hair, MoGraph & X-Particles

In this short tutorial I show you a simple, yet effective technique, for generating a write on type animation using the Cinema 4D Hair Renderer. I’ve split the tutorial into two steps, the first example uses the powerful MoGraph module, which makes this method accessible for most Cinema 4D users (if you don’t have the…

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Making It Look Great Cinema 4D Training: Half Price!

For one week only we are delighted to be offering any of the individual Making It Look Great training titles for 50% off. That’s Making It Look Great 6, 7, 8, 9 and 10 at half price! It’s never been done before and won’t ever be repeated so this is your one and only chance…

Simon Holmedal’s Cinema 4D Presentation from IBC 2014

You will certainly pick up some expert tips in Simon Holmedal’s presentation from IBC 2014.  Simon currently works for Man vs Machine in the UK and he is very talented both technically and creatively. In this presentation he shares a whole bunch of cool techniques which have been developed on real world production projects using…

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, Matthias has some excellent Xpresso setups and he also includes a PDF as part of the download. The PDF offers a detailed explanation of exactly how he…

Siggraph 2014 Cinema 4D Presentations

Maxon have uploaded the Siggraph 2014 Cinema 4D Presentations to Vimeo and they’re most definitely worth checking out as there were some incredibly talented artists offering a wealth of knowledge. No doubt you’ll learn some great tips from these dudes. Some guy called Tim Clapham Matthias Zabiegly from AixSponza Casey Hupke from Zoic Studios Tomasz…

Bounce Card Script for Cinema 4D

This is a handy Python Script for Cinema 4D that will make targeting those light hotspots much easier thanks to the scripting prowess of James Chiny Watch the video to see it in action, nice idea @hypoly and thanks for sharing with the community. You can grab the script here

Curve to Fresnel in Cinema 4D

This is a cool script that I came across on Vimeo and thought would share with you. From the very talented Simon Holmedal from ManvsMachine. Allows you to map your fresnel with a curve rather than a gradient, this offer a lot more control and is a great addition to your C4D toolset. Thanks @sholmedal…

Maxon to Reveal Arnold for Cinema 4D at Siggraph

SOLID ANGLE AND MAXON TO REVEAL ARNOLD FOR CINEMA 4D AT SIGGRAPH The new bridge between the two applications will debut at the MAXON booth (#1422) on August 12, 2014 MADRID & FRIEDRICHSDORF, 30 July, 2014 – SOLID ANGLE, maker of Arnold, the industry leading global illumination ray tracer, and MAXON, leading developer of professional…

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Binary Grid with X-Particles

Cinema 4D Tutorial for Binary Grid with X-Particles I cannot get enough of X-Particles for Cinema 4D, this particle system is so much fun! Here’s another quick tutorial to inspire you, it is a bit cheesy in that late 90’s Matrix kind of way but will hopefully motivate you to take this idea to another…