New! Soccer / Sports & Material Packs for C4D

The Pixel Lab have crammed this Material Pack for C4D with 500+ Cinema4D materials/textures. This pack not only helps you speed-up your workflow, it means you can focus on being creative. The files are .lib4d so you can load these textures into your Cinema4D Content Browser and easily access them at any time, the textures…

Cinema 4D Tutorial - Waxy Shader

Cinema 4D Tutorial – Waxy Shader

Cinema 4D Tutorial – Waxy Shader This is a quick tutorial which covers the creation of the waxy shader in Cinema 4D I used in an older tutorial — metaball typography — it’s a kind of fleshy waxy sub-surface scattering looking thing. Enjoy! Cinema 4D Tutorial – Waxy Shader

Lights and Geometry in NUKE

Hey everyone, so I got an email from a helloluxx user, who wanted me to explain, how to affect only some geometry connected to a scene, by the lights connected as well. The material in the video is all provided by Anderson Moreira, who wrote to me. Be sure to check out his vimeo channel:…

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Relative linking with Xpresso in Cinema 4D

Cinema 4D Tutorial – Relative linking with Xpresso in Cinema 4D In this tutorial I show you a simple technique which will allow you to attach an object to the top of an animated Extrude with Xpresso in Cinema 4D. Although this is probably quite a simple process for a lot of users I wanted…

Nuke 8 – Released

Hey everyone! Yesterday The Foundry team released Nuke 8, which have gotten a lot of improvements, as well as new features. So I suggest that we will start out the list of coming Nuke tutorials with an introduction to Nuke and Nuke 8’s new features. We will start out in the beginners end, and slowly…

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Springy Motion in Cinema 4D

Cinema 4D Tutorial – Springy Motion in Cinema 4D Someone on FXPHD recently asked me if there was a way to add some springiness to their Cinema 4D animation, you know the kind where an object overshoots it’s keyframed position (or any animated parameter). It can be overused, but if applied with some subtlety, it…

Nuke Tutorials

Hi, Since I uploaded my teaser/trailer for my Nuke tutorials a few weeks ago, I have gotten a lot of feedback. Mostly people saying that they are looking forward for it, which is fantastic! But also people writing in requests and ideas for tutorials. So I got the idea of starting out regularly short (free)…

NUKE – Basic UI (teaser)

Hello, my name is Jonas Jørgensen. I am a Danish vfx artist, and a Certified Nuke Trainer. This is my first of hopefully many tutorials, here on helloluxx.com! This is only meant as a quick teaser, to let you all know that I am working on a lot of great tutorials for Nuke. Some of…

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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…

C4D Light Dome

Cinema 4D Light Dome Update

Cinema 4D light dome update. I’ve made a small update to the C4D light dome preset and thought I’d share it with you all. The Cloner no longer uses the Target Effector, the lights are simply rotated to point to the centre of the Light Dome Sphere. Simpler solution, therefore less to calculate, although you…