Volume and Texture in Cinema 4D: Transform Objects

A course by Marius Visual Arts , 3D Artist and Motion Designer

3D Artist and Motion Designer. Lyon, France.
Joined September 2020

Immerse yourself in playful experimentation by having fun modeling an original 3D object with Cinema 4D and OctaneRender

  • 100% positive reviews (16)
  • 420 students
  • Audio: French
  • French, Spanish, English, Portuguese, German, Italian, Polish, Dutch

Immerse yourself in playful experimentation by having fun modeling an original 3D object with Cinema 4D and OctaneRender

A course by Marius Visual Arts

Ever thought it would be impossible to turn a game console into a microwave, toaster, or hamburger? Marius Longo, from Marius Visual Arts Studio, is here to prove you wrong!

In this online course, learn to walk the line between what's real and what's not in Cinema 4D by transforming an everyday object, from the initial concept to rendering in OctaneRender. Work on lights and textures inspired by pop culture, retro objects, and even toys from your childhood. By the end of the course, you'll have created an amazing 3D-modeled object with a touch of humor and quirkiness!

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What will you learn in this online course?

21 lessons & 14 downloads

Searching for Inspiration
3 minutes, 17 seconds
First Pencil Sketch
10 minutes, 47 seconds
Presentation of the oSftware
4 minutes, 32 seconds
The First Shapes 1
16 minutes, 40 seconds
The First Shapes 2
13 minutes, 3 seconds
Give Volume 1
17 minutes, 59 seconds
  • 100% positive reviews (16)
  • 420 students
  • 21 lessons (3h 10m)
  • 14 additional resources (2 files)
  • Online and at your own pace
  • Available on the app
  • Audio: French
  • French, Spanish, English, Portuguese, German, Italian, Polish, Dutch
  • Level: Beginner
  • Unlimited access forever

What is this course's project?

For the final project, model one or more everyday objects by playing around with real and unreal elements.

Projects by course students

Who is this online course for?

Anyone can take this course, although a basic understanding of 3D modeling and Cinema 4D will come in handy.

Requirements and materials

To take this course, you only need Cinema 4D, Adobe Photoshop, and the OctaneRender plugin.


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420 Students
16 Reviews
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Marius Visual Arts

A course by Marius Visual Arts

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3D Artist and Motion Designer

Marius Longo is the head of Marius Visual Art studio, based in Lyon, and specializes in motion design and 3D modeling. His style is easily recognizable and based on retro objects from his childhood such as old , VOD cassette tapes, and colorful Lego bricks.

The studio has collaborated with many brands in the creation of animations and unusual 3D objects. Whether it's for clients like Anex, eToro, One Plus, Wilson, or EDF, the result is always amazing.


Content

  • U1

    Introduction

    • About Me
    • Influences
  • U2

    Research and Creative Explorations

    • Searching for Inspiration
    • First Pencil Sketch
    • Presentation of the oSftware
  • U3

    Object Modeling

    • The First Shapes 1
    • The First Shapes 2
    • Give Volume 1
    • Give Volume 2
    • Modeling of Elements 1
    • Modelling of Elements 2
    • Discovery of Collision between Objects
  • U4

    Staging

    • Creating the Scene Environment
    • Realism Effects with HDRI
    • The Lights
    • Colors
    • Textures
    • Rendering and Finishes
    • To Learn More: Textures
  • U5

    Sharing the Work Online

    • Tips for Social Media
    • Other Dissemination Tools
  • FP

    Final project

    • Volume and Texture in Cinema 4D: Transform Objects

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Volume and Texture in Cinema 4D: Transform Objects. 3D, and Animation course by Marius Visual Arts

Volume and Texture in Cinema 4D: Transform Objects

A course by Marius Visual Arts
3D Artist and Motion Designer. Lyon, France.
Joined September 2020
  • 100% positive reviews (16)
  • 420 students