3D Fantasy ArchViz: From Design to NFT

A course by Max Sheika , 3D Artist and Architect

3D Artist and Architect. Eindhoven, Netherlands.
Joined March 2022

Learn how to design and animate surreal architectural visualizations using 3ds Max and After Effects and turn your renders into tradable NFTS

  • 100% positive reviews (4)
  • 261 students
  • Audio: English
  • English, Spanish, Portuguese, German, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch

Learn how to design and animate surreal architectural visualizations using 3ds Max and After Effects and turn your renders into tradable NFTS

A course by Max Sheika

Architectural visualization is a practical way to depict building designs before they exist, and by adding your imagination, you can construct new realities. Max Sheika is a 3D artist and architect who enjoys reimagining the world in lifelike renders with a surreal touch. He has produced promotional content for brands like Coca-Cola, Heineken, and Red Bull, as well as animated NFTs that have been featured at events like NFT NYC.

In this online course, learn to push the limits of design to create surreal 3D visualizations. Max teaches you how to sketch, model, and render a detailed scene in 3ds Max and animate it using After Effects. He also shows you how to turn your finished piece into a tradable NFT. Explore your creativity in motion and discover a new way to sell your artwork.

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What will you learn in this online course?

17 lessons & 15 downloads

Surreal Visualizations
4 minutes, 18 seconds
References and Inspirations
9 minutes, 0 seconds
The First Sketch
6 minutes, 21 seconds
Building up a Scene
19 minutes, 24 seconds
Lighting the Image
19 minutes, 55 seconds
  • 100% positive reviews (4)
  • 261 students
  • 17 lessons (3h 4m)
  • 15 additional resources (4 files)
  • Online and at your own pace
  • Available on the app
  • Audio: English
  • English, Spanish, Portuguese, German, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch
  • Level: Beginner
  • Unlimited access forever

What is this course's project?

Design and animate a surreal 3D architectural render that can be transformed into an NFT.

Who is this online course for?

Anyone interested in architectural visualization, animation, and NFTs.

Requirements and materials

A working knowledge of 3ds Max, Corona Renderer, and After Effects are required.

In terms of materials, you just need a computer with these programs installed.


Reviews

261 Students
4 Reviews
100% Positive ratings

Max Sheika

A course by Max Sheika

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3D Artist and Architect

Max Sheika is a Ukrainian 3D artist and architect based in the Netherlands. Raised in a creative family, he went on to complete a master's in architecture, where he discovered his passion for reimaging the world in 3D images. He began his career in ArchViz and slowly gravitated towards animation and NFTs as a way to bring his designs to life and make them profitable.

Max currently works at Dekkers International, producing branded content for global companies like Coca-Cola, Heineken, Red Bull, Invicta, and Corona. He is also heavily involved in the NFT space and has created animated pieces such as The Stratosphere, which was featured at NFT NYC, Bitcoin Bob for NFTglee, and Peace Pavilion in collaboration with Spatial and Polycount."


Content

  • U1

    Introduction

    • About Me
    • Influences
  • U2

    Theory and References

    • Surreal Visualizations
    • Art, Composition, and Color Theory
    • References and Inspirations
    • The First Sketch
  • U3

    Project Development

    • Building up a Scene
    • Lighting the Image
    • Materials and Details 1
    • Materials and Details 2
    • Achieving the Perfect Flow 1
    • Achieving the Perfect Flow 2
    • Achieving the Perfect Flow 3
    • Post-production
  • U4

    NFT

    • What Is an NFT?
    • NFT Technology, Categories, and Marketplaces
    • Turning Your Artwork into an NFT
  • FP

    Final project

    • 3D Fantasy ArchViz: From Design to NFT

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3D Fantasy ArchViz: From Design to NFT. 3D, and Animation course by Max Sheika

3D Fantasy ArchViz: From Design to NFT

A course by Max Sheika
3D Artist and Architect. Eindhoven, Netherlands.
Joined March 2022
  • 100% positive reviews (4)
  • 261 students