Cinema 4D Tutorial : Mastering Xpresso from helloluxx

COMING SOON : Xpresso ‘Write-On’ from Ilir Beqiri

    ** COMING SOON : Xpresso ‘Write-On’ **     Learn how to use Xpresso and other native Cinema 4D tools to create this ‘write-on’ effect and take advantage of the great array of tools Cinema 4D offers to work with splines which, in many ways, surpass the abilities of Illustrator in simplicity and…

Joseph Wright

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…

NAB Show

NAB 2015 Rewind : Projection Mapping

  Maxon have worked fast this year and the first round of NAB presentations are already online at Cineversity and ready for your viewing pleasure. There are some incredibly talented artists presenting and you will pick up a whole bunch of useful tips and tricks, so they are definitely worth a look. Huge thanks to…


NAB 2015 Maxon Presentations

It is NAB time! An exciting show for everyone in the industry, especially for Cinema 4D users. Maxon always put on a great show with some of the most talented 3D artists presenting breakdowns of their work. A goldmine of tips and tricks awaits us. This year looks to be no exception, Maxon seem to…

xpVolumeEmit Featured

X-Particles 3 xpVolumeEmit

This tutorial shows you some techniques for working with the X-Particles 3 xpVolumeEmit object in Cinema 4D. One of the new objects with X-Particles 3 is xpVolumeEmit. The concept behind this object is simple, you use the volume of an object to control when particles are emitted. Basic usage is as simple as specifying the…

Quick Matte Pro from helloluxx

Additions to Quick Matte Pro v1.1

  Additions to Quick Matte Pro v1.1   Quick Matte Pro is essential for an optimised and fast workflow and will change the way you work in Cinema 4D. It has been designed to take care of all your matting & object buffer needs, quickly and efficiently, without having to worry about all the setup….

Mastering Materials 02 Reflectance in Cinema 4D

恭禧發財 – Gong Hey Fat Choy!

  恭禧發財 – Gong Hey Fat Choy!   Celebrate Chinese New Year at helloluxx with fantastic discounts on Laubwerk – Tim Clapham training and learn. Natural Environments training! For those of you who have already purchased learn. Natural Environments the EXTRA 20% Laubwerk discount you can score means there has never been a better time…

XParticles logo reveal

Logo Reveal with X-Particles

In this tutorial we create a logo reveal with X-Particles in Cinema 4D.  Starting with a simple polygon object, Tim Clapham takes you through the entire process step by step, emitting particles from geometry and using an animated texture to restrict the particle emission to specific areas of the object. We use particle groups to control…

Falloff Sampler Shader

Free Falloff Sampler Shader from Curious Animal

Falloff Sampler Shader Falloff Sampler Shader uses Cinema 4D’s Mograph Effector falloffs to create greyscale values for your object’s surface. This is handy for layering shader effects based on your falloffs, or just to use the falloff’s gizmo as a visual guide to help position your gradients. This is a bonus plugin – it’s free…