• Cinema 4D Tutorial: advanced techniques for letter modeling
    Film & Video Teacher

    Cinema 4D Tutorial: advanced techniques for letter modeling

    Learn "old school" techniques to model lettering, creating plane by plane the whole object with Zigor Cinema 4D is one of the most widely used software on the market for modeling all kinds of 3D elements: characters, objects, lettering... Although its learning curve can be scary at first, the truth is that its interface is not as complex as it seems at first glance and once we overcome the initial bumps, we can try more and more customized techniques To get you into the world of 3D modeling of letters, we have a master in the field: the illustrator and 3D designer Zigor Samaniego, a professional teacher with a very long career related to the management of Cinema 4D. Discover below his advanced techniques for 3D lettering modeling:

  • Cinema 4D Tutorial: cloning methods in MoGraph
    3D & Animation Teacher

    Cinema 4D Tutorial: cloning methods in MoGraph

    Learn the best way to clone models using the Cinema 4D MoGraph module The MoGraph module is one of the most important tools that users of the Cinema 4D animation software have for animating objects and creating special effects. With MoGraph you can make models explode, control them using other objects, deform them or create infinite movements. Zigor Samaniego (@zigor), illustrator, modeler, and designer specialized in Photoshop, Cinema 4D and After Effects has a vast experience in this field. In this tutorial, he explains the different cloning modes and tools found within this module of Cinema 4D.

  • Cinematic Documentary 101: What makes a documentary cinematic?
    Film & Video

    Cinematic Documentary 101: What makes a documentary cinematic?

    A cinematic documentary is a genre of filmmaking that combines elements of traditional documentary storytelling with cinematic techniques often found in fictional narrative films. These techniques may include stylized cinematography, compelling sound design, dramatic music, creative editing, and visual effects. The purpose of a cinematic documentary is to present factual information and real-life stories in a more visually engaging and emotionally evocative manner, thereby enhancing the viewer's experience and connection to the subject matter.

  • Cinema 4D Tutorial: How to Create a Basic Animation
    3D & Animation

    Cinema 4D Tutorial: How to Create a Basic Animation

    Learn how to animate a cube in Cinema 4D step-by-step, with director, animator, and designer Danaé Gosset Cinema 4D is an essential program for anyone interested in animation, allowing you to create 3D models and bring them to life with innovative tools. Danaé Gosset (@danaegosset) is a director, animator, and designer who specializes in mixed-media moving images. Her work has been recognized by institutions such as SXSW, D&AD, The Art Directors Club, Graphis, Adobe, Indigo Awards, and the Type Directors Club. Join her in this beginner’s tutorial as she demonstrates some fun and simple ways to animate an object on Cinema 4D using the twist deformer tool.

  • 10 Online Courses to Learn 3D Animation For Beginners
    3D & Animation

    10 Online Courses to Learn 3D Animation For Beginners

    Learn how to use different programs and techniques to improve your 3D animation skills The world of 3D animation is becoming more and more popular, and it’s no wonder given all the exciting possibilities it offer. Moreover, you can choose from many software options that could fit your skills level and preferences to match your projects needs. Learning to create, design and manipulate three-dimensional graphics are indispensable skills in different disciplines and professions. Therefore, acquiring knowledge and practice in this area has become a must in design, architecture, content creation in different formats and digital communication projects. Whether you are taking your first steps or improving your 3D animation abilities, these ten courses will inspire you to reach new levels in your professional career.

  • Cinema 4D Tutorial: How to Create a Base Model
    3D & Animation

    Cinema 4D Tutorial: How to Create a Base Model

    Learn these simple steps for creating a base model using splines and sweeps on Cinema 4D easily, with Ali Sahba A base model forms the foundation of almost any creation on Cinema 4D, knowing how to create one that looks good and works well will ensure all your projects stand the best possible chance of success. Ali Sahba is a multidisciplinary digital artist who tells stories using photography and computer-generated imagery. In this tutorial, they will explain a simple way to create a base model on Cinema 4D.

  • Cinema 4D Tutorial: How to Animate Letters Simply
    Typography, Calligraphy and Lettering

    Cinema 4D Tutorial: How to Animate Letters Simply

    Learn a technique to animate letters using a motion capture from Mixamo bookstore with Holke Animating typography is a very useful resource for your experimental animation works. The possibilities are infinite and you can create very fun, interesting results In this tutorial, motion designer Holke 79 (@holke79) teaches us a quick and simple way to animate words or phrases in Cinema 4D, using the gallery of resources found at mixamo.com. You can find it here:

  • 5 Essential Animation Courses With After Effects
    3D & Animation

    5 Essential Animation Courses With After Effects

    Discover the multiple options this program has to offer and improve your animation skills For those who work in animation, motion graphics, or something that involves applying movement and effects to graphics, After Effects is one of the most popular programs available. If you’re just starting out with this tool or are looking to learn some new tricks, be sure to check out the following courses, which will help you fulfill your creative potential. Animation Techniques with 3D Effects in After Effects, a course by Moncho Massé In this course, illustrator and animator Moncho Massé will show you how to add depth to your animations without relying on the help of 3D software. Learn to use After Effects to create “fake 3D”, which adds three-dimensional effects to your objects and characters.

  • Cinema 4D Tutorial: Modeling From Simple Pieces
    3D & Animation

    Cinema 4D Tutorial: Modeling From Simple Pieces

    Learn step by step to model a spaceship in a simple way with Aarón Martínez Cinema 4D is one of the most popular 3D modeling softwares on the market, thanks to the variety of options it offers and the freedom of creation that its tools allow. It is a program, however, that can intimidate beginners, due to its interface and professional appearance. But, once we learn how to handle it, it becomes an extraordinary ally in any type of 3D design. Aarón Martínez (@aaronmartinez), designer and illustrator, shows us in this tutorial how to start modeling with the tools of [url=https: //www.domestika.org/es/courses/software/9-cinema-4d] Cinema 4D, creating a simple spacecraft shape that will help us understand the software much better. Find out more on the video below.

  • Where to Download 3D Objects for Free
    3D & Animation

    Where to Download 3D Objects for Free

    3D illustration and design expert Zigor reveals a few of his favorite sites to download material for limitless 3D projects 3D has become a crucial model for digital production, whether that’s in 3D printing, animation, video games, architecture or industrial design. Below are a few of the best platforms for finding 3D objects online, recommended by designer and illustrator Zigor Samaniego (@zigor), for anyone starting out in the professional world of 3D needing resources to realize renders when working on Cinema 4D. Thingiverse Considered to be the largest community of 3D printers in the world, Thingiverse is a free website where users share all kinds of digital material and anyone can generate new material on it and then print it in 3D. The site has a repository of more than 1.4 million 3D models created by its community and the designs are regulated by Creative Commons licenses. In addition, all objects have a description and instructions on how to print them.

  • The 20 essential keyboard shortcuts to boost your Cinema 4D productivity
    Web & App Design

    The 20 essential keyboard shortcuts to boost your Cinema 4D productivity

    Speed ​​up your workflow in any 3D project with these shortcuts for Cinema 4D The world of 3D has plenty of tools for almost anything you might need, from modeling, texturing and animating, illuminating, generating fluids, land or integrate advanced physical models in your designs. Cinema 4D is one of the most advanced programs for creating 3D graphics and animations, perhaps the most widely used and recognized by the worldwide creative community. True professionals know all the secrets of this software, but the first thing you must learn to become one and improve your workflow with Cinema 4D is the keyboard shortcuts for the most important tools. Here are a few essential ones you should know to be more efficient when working in your designs with Cinema 4D: