Mograph Shaders Part III

Demystifying Cinema 4D Mograph Shaders Part III

In this third and final part of the series, Tim works with the Cinema 4D Multishader to demonstrate how you can build a complete deck of playing cards, with each card unique and no duplicates, whilst using only one material. This method is then taken even further as Tim shows you how to isolate a…

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…

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…

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…

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

Cinema 4D Tutorial - Reflection Falloff

Cinema 4D Tutorial – Reflection Falloff?

There was a question over at The Motion Exchange about how to create a falloff type effect with reflections in Cinema4D. Well there are a few methods to achieve this, some are more accurate than others, but because of this, they are a little more costly with render times. The first and perhaps the most…