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2D Animation: Tips & Tricks
Get a new 2D animation tip every Tuesday. Learn the tricks professional animators use to save time and create more compelling characters.
Maya: Tips, Tricks, & Techniques
Get tips, tricks, and techniques to solve the most common issues Maya artists encounter in a live production environment in this new weekly series.
ZBrush: Tips & Tricks
Learn tips on how to optimize using ZBrush. Ryan Kittleson explains how to use 3D form modes, hot keys, custom layouts, grids, stamp brushes, and more.
Unreal Engine Motion Graphics Techniques
Expand your motion graphics skillset by learning how to prepare and import assets into the video game engine Unreal Engine 4 (UE4). In this course, Scott Pagano demonstrates techniques for designing and building animated assets that will translate with ease from Maya or Cinema 4D into UE4 for real-time motion graphics rendering. He covers importing and exporting workflows, blendshapes, rigs, using FBX and Alembic files, and rendering out a finished project.
Learn Autodesk Stingray
Create stunning real-time design visualizations with Autodesk Stingray and 3ds Max. Learn how to enhance, light, shade, and animate 3D assets and interactive environments in Stingray.
Photoshop for Designers: Practical 3D Designs
Learn how to use Adobe Photoshop to create 3D elements for commercial design work, including product advertisements and logos.
Matte Painting: Environments for Film
Learn current industry techniques for creating digital matte painting for features films, from DreamWorks artist Danny Janevski.
Rhino for Mac Essential Training
Learn the essentials of 3D modeling and rendering with Rhino for Mac. Discover how to use this organic but precise CAD software to design beautiful products.
12 Principles of Animation for CG Animators
The 12 principles of animation underlie everything animators do, fromrnmaking movies to video games. Learn how these principles translate to digital character animation and tools like Blender and Maya.
CINEMA 4D R18 Essential Training: Motion Graphics
Learn how to use CINEMA 4D R18 in a motion graphics workflow. Learn key foundational concepts, such as spline modeling, keyframe animation, and materials.
ZBrush: Sculpt a Scarecrow
Learn a variety of powerful digital sculpting techniques by creating a fun and whimsical Halloween scarecrow in ZBrush.
MODO Essential Training
Learn to model, texture, animate, and render 3D models and environments with MODO.
Mental Ray: Control Color Bleed in 3ds Max
Learn how to control and eliminate color bleed (aka indirect diffuse illumination) in your 3ds Max and mental ray renders.
CINEMA 4D R18: New Features
What's new in CINEMA 4D R18? Review the new Mograph, modeling, animation, and render tools, including Voronoi Fracture, the Thin Film shader, and more.
CINEMA 4D R18 Essential Training: The Basics
Create amazing motion graphics with CINEMA 4D R18. Learn the basics of using C4D's modeling, animation, sharing, and rendering tools.