3D Mock-up Creation with Cinema 4D

A course by Lucas Luz , Designer and Art Director

Designer and Art Director. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Joined March 2019

Learn to create mock-ups from scratch and present impressive design projects with Cinema 4D, Octane, and Photoshop

  • Portuguese with subtitles in English
  • 95% positive reviews (42)
  • 1022 students

Learn to create mock-ups from scratch and present impressive design projects with Cinema 4D, Octane, and Photoshop

A course by Lucas Luz

If you work in graphic design, or any creative field, you must have wondered how best to present your projects for maximum impact, ease, and without relying on stock images. Designer and director Lucas Luz, better known as Luzcas, who has worked for studios such as Work & Co and &Walsh on projects for global brands, shows how 3D tools can facilitate this process by providing autonomy and improving the quality of your projects.

In this course, learn to create a series of mock-ups from scratch taking into account texture, lighting, and composition techniques to present realistic product proposals. Luzcas teaches the basic tools and characteristics of Cinema 4D, the features of the render engine, and how to edit and finalize your designs in Adobe Photoshop.

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What will you learn in this online course?

15 lessons & 19 downloads

Primitive Objects and Modifiers
14 minutes, 34 seconds
Editable Objects
8 minutes, 30 seconds
Modeling from Illustrator files
19 minutes, 11 seconds
Octane Area Light Lighting
15 minutes, 55 seconds
Portuguese with subtitles in English
  • 95% positive reviews (42)
  • 1022 students
  • 15 lessons (2h 40m)
  • 19 additional resources (11 files)
  • Online and at your own pace
  • Available on the app
  • Audio: Portuguese
  • Portuguese, Spanish, English, German, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch
  • Level: Beginner
  • Unlimited access forever

What is this course's project?

Create three mock-ups for a design project proposal.

Who is this online course for?

Designers and creative professionals who want to present their projects in a unique, versatile, and signature way, without depending on stock images.

Requirements and materials

For materials, all you need is a computer and some basic knowledge of Photoshop and 3D programs.


Reviews

1022 Students
42 Reviews
95% Positive ratings

Lucas Luz

A course by Lucas Luz

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Designer and Art Director

Lucas Luz, better known as Luzcas, is a Brazilian graphic designer and art director currently working at &Walsh. His projects are characterized by the combination of different fields including art direction, graphic design, 3D, and film production.

Throughout his career, he has created digital products and visual identities for important agencies and international brands such as Work&Co, &Walsh, Mailchimp, TED, T-Mobile, Dify, and Melissa. Luzcas also carries out personal projects, in parallel with his professional work, where he continues to explore his own artistic side.


Content

  • U1

    Introduction

    • Presentation
    • Influences
  • U2

    First steps in 3D

    • Cinema 4D interface and navigation
    • Primitive Objects and Modifiers
    • Editable Objects
    • Introduction to Octane and Textures
  • U3

    Creating your mock-ups

    • Modeling from Illustrator files
    • Octane Area Light Lighting
    • Modeling from primitive objects
    • HDRI lighting
    • Modeling from cutting knife and Quixel objects
    • Lighting with Octane Daylight
    • rendering
  • U4

    Applying the design

    • Color Post Production in Photoshop
    • Application of designs to images
  • FP

    Final project

    • 3D Mock-up Creation with Cinema 4D

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3D Mock-up Creation with Cinema 4D. 3D, and Animation course by Lucas Luz

3D Mock-up Creation with Cinema 4D

A course by Lucas Luz
Designer and Art Director. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Joined March 2019
  • 95% positive reviews (42)
  • 1022 students