Tip20 Timeline Bookmarks in CINEMA 4D

Tip20 Timeline Bookmarks in CINEMA 4D

When you find you’re panning and zooming the timeline, or turning on and off various options, it can be quicker to work with bookmarks

Tip17 Unlock Icon in CINEMA 4D

Tip17 Unlock Icon in CINEMA 4D

Unlocking an icon can help speed things up when you need to use an icon repeatedly such as when adding an Extrude NURBS to several different objects

Tip14 Isoline Editing in CINEMA 4D

Tip14 Isoline Editing in CINEMA 4D

While modeling with HyperNURBS you may find it useful to switch off isoline editing so that you can more easily see the mesh structure of your model

Tip10 Snapping Tools in CINEMA 4D

Tip10 Snapping Tools in CINEMA 4D

You can access CINEMA 4D’s snapping tools via a shortcut that can be very useful, especially while you are modeling: ‘p’

Tip07 Switch Viewports in CINEMA 4D

Tip07 Switch Viewports in CINEMA 4D

Sometimes it can be deceiving where objects are when you are working in the Perspective view – you orbit the model only to find out some things are not where you thought they were. Fast viewport switching can help!

Tip02 Find Objects in CINEMA 4D

Tip02 Find Objects in CINEMA 4D

This tip shows you how you can quickly find an object in the Object manager, especially useful in complex scenes with large hierarchies

Intro To Using CINEMA 4D’s Content Browser

Intro To Using CINEMA 4D’s Content Browser

CINEMA 4D’s Content Browser makes it easy to work with pre-built materials and models and to find CINEMA 4D’s many presets and example scenes. If you haven’t used the Content Browser yet, this tutorial shows you your first steps in making use of this great tool

The Mancandy FAQ – ManCandy – Animation Setup

The Mancandy FAQ – ManCandy – Animation Setup

.blend files for this tutorial: /lib/mancandy_2.0.blend /tutorials/tutorial1.blend /tutorials/tutorial2.blend http://bazaar.launchpad.net/~daniel-rentzsch/bomw-mancandyfaq/blends/files Mancandy Rig Download: http://freefac.org/mancandy/mancandy_2.48.blend Video: (CC) (BY) to Bassam Kurdali / Blender Foundation http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/ You can support the Blender Foundation by purchasing the DVD here: http://www.blender3d.org/e-shop/default_dvds.php

Using CINEMA 4D’s Boole Union Mode To Cure Overlaps

Using CINEMA 4D’s Boole Union Mode To Cure Overlaps

At first glance it can look like CINEMA 4D’s Boole Tool doesn’t do much in Union Mode. But it can be very handy when you are cutting two or more “cutting” shapes that overlap out of an object. Unless you union the shapes, you’ll probably find there is no cut where the two cutter shapes ..

Adding Thickness in CINEMA 4D Using Explosion FX

Adding Thickness in CINEMA 4D Using Explosion FX

There are several ways to add thickness to objects. One way is to use Explosion FX. The nice thing about this is that you can adjust the thickness later on if you change your mind about how thick it should be, whereas if you’ve added thickness via polygon modeling, it can take longer to adjust ..

Using Scale to Mirror in CINEMA 4D

Using Scale to Mirror in CINEMA 4D

There are several ways to mirror objects in CINEMA 4D. One of the simplest is to use a scale of -1. This video shows how. Works great with hierarchies

Lincoln – Light Speed

Lincoln – Light Speed

I was a lead Nuke compositor on this show. credits: Directed by Carl Erik Rinsch For Digital Domain : VFX Producer : Chris Fieldhouse VFX Supervisor : Jonah Hall Houdini Artist : James Atkinson CG Artist : Casey Bern Nuke Compositors : Krista Benson Rafael Colon Senior Flame Artist : Stephan Pilon Lectez