Shader Deformer Redshift, Cycles 4D

In this lesson, we will be creating a universal shader deformer, that can be used with any kind of render engine, in order to manually define the position of texture influence.

13 Quick Tips for Blender and Cycles

Fast-track your Blender education with this collection of 13 quick tips. Imagine this. You find an obscure feature of Blender, that could have saved you thousands of hours of work. You cringe, but feel empowered at the same time.

Lighting and Baking Workflow: Blender Tutorial

Discover the complete workflow of setting up lighting in a nature scene. And then learn how to bake lighting for a blazing fast render (14 seconds per frame compared to 8 minutes!).

Introduction to Cycles Baking

Cycles Baking allows you to essentially “freeze” the calculated light data directly on to your meshes. Making this feature immensely useful for gaming and animations. Watch the vid to find out how.

Blender 2.79 release and new features

Get my exclusive tutorials: https://gumroad.com/zreinhardt In this video I will give you a quick (and dirty) overview about the new features in Blender 2.79. ___ Download Blender    |   Blender 2.79 Release Notes  

Striving for the Perfect Plastic Material in Blender

Learn how to make good plastic easily in Blender.

Methods for Optimizing Cycles Rendering

Blender tutorial showing you how to reduce your cycles render speeds. I’ll show you 18 methods for optimizing your scenes and rendering faster 🙂 (Text summary will be posted here later! Takes a while to make the gifs) Portal Tutorial: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oveSskhIEAc Adaptive Subdiv / Microdisplacements tutorial: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dRzzaRvVDng ——————— Follow me: Twitter: https://twitter.com/andrewpprice Instagram: http://instagram.com/andrewpprice Facebook: […]

Reduce Render Times With Cycles’ New DeNoising

Learn how to drastically reduce rendertime in Blender Cycles using the new denoising feature. Simply reducing noise without using higher samples rates. Get exclusive bonus tutorials: https://gumroad.com/zreinhardt Download latest Blender build: https://builder.blender.org/download/ ___ Website: http://zachariasreinhardt.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/artofzachariasreinhardt/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/zreinhardt3d Artstation: https://www.artstation.com/artist/zreinhardt Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/zacharias_reinhardt/ Newsletter: http://eepurl.com/cthkkf ___ Music: “Clear Day” by http://www.bensound.com/

Cycles 4D Updates with New Material Converter, Denoiser

If you’ve purchased Cycles 4D or are considering it, please watch this essential webinar by our Technical Director, Mario Tran Phuc. He will introduce you to dedicated workflows for rendering motion design content with Cycles 4D. Cycles 4D is INSYDIUM LTD’s dedicated bridge plugin allowing Cinema 4D users to access the Cycles Rendering Engine directly […]

Working With Cycles 4D For Motion Design

Recorded Webinar Session: Join us for this free webinar by Technical Director Mario Tran Phuc, in which he will introduce you to dedicated workflows for rendering motion design content with Cycles 4D. Cycles 4D is INSYDIUM LTD’s new dedicated bridge plugin allowing Cinema 4D users to access the Cycles Rendering Engine directly inside Cinema 4D. […]

How To Fix X-Particles Splines Issues When Rendering Cycles 4D

This is a quickie tutorial on how fix the black striping which occurs when rendering splines using X-particles and Cycles 4D. This effect happens is very visible when trying to render transparent materials.

Xpresso Linking C4D Textures to Cycles 4D

Quick runthrough demonstrating a simple X-Presso setup to link Cinema4D textures with Cycles 4D materials. Scenefile over here: http://forum.cycles4d.net/viewtopic.php?f=6&t=220&p=1019#p1019 tune: SPOQ – Brutalisme https://spoq.bandcamp.com/

How to Rotate an HDR Environment In Cycles 4D

In this quick tip I explain what you need to do in the Cycles node editor to rotate a HDRI environment. Maxime Roz site: http://www.maximeroz.com/ As always I hope you like it.

Get up To Speed With Blender’s Grease Pencil for 2D Animation

Mini-Quick Tuts Channel: https://vimeo.com/channels/1120948 Blender Grease Pencil works: vimeo.com/channels/greasepencil Wiki: https://wiki.blender.org/index.php/Dev:Ref/Release_Notes/2.78/GPencil Learn Blender basics: https://cgcookie.com/lesson/first-steps-with-blender/ https://cgcookie.com/flow/introduction-to-blender/ From Maya point of view http://www.nimblecollective.com/category/series/ ———————————————— Daniel M. Lara (Pepeland) twitter.com/_pepeland_ facebook.com/pepeland3D Pepe School Land https://twitter.com/PepeSchoolLand https://www.facebook.com/pepeschoolland/ ———————————————–

Introduction to PBR Materials in Blender Cycles

This video has mistakes. Please watch the updated version: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V3wghbZ-Vh4

Animating a Walk Cycle in Under 5 Minutes

This is an overview on how to animate a basic walk cycle in Autodesk Maya. For a tutorial in real time that covers every step of the process click here:

Fixing Common Mistakes When Animating Walk Cycles

Looking back at some older walkcycles I’ve animated a few years back the other day, I noticed I kept seeing the same mistake and I’ve seen it in other walkcycles from beginner animators too. So I thought I’d make a video discussing it. Hope it helps!

Fracturing & Exploding Type With Blender

Need a sweet looking Intro? This tutorial shows how to Fracture and Explode Text with Blender! Learn how to achieve great looking Smoke Simulations and realistic Rigid body physics! Download Blender! http://www.blender.org/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/CG-Geek/1424686177748374 Twitter: https://twitter.com/CGGeeks DevianArt: http://cg-geek.deviantart.com/ Also check out my DVD here! http://www.cgmasters.net/training-dvds/complete-dinosaur-creation/

Creating Realistic Outdoor Lighting with Cycles

Blender tutorial showing why HDRs are vital for lighting. Plus, get a new demo of the new Pro-Lighting: Skies addon: http://www.blenderguru.com/pro-lighting-skies-demo/

Reducing Noise in Blender Cycles With Light Portals

Blender HD – Blender Tutorials This requires Blender 2.75: https://builder.blender.org/download/ Interior scenes in Cycles are notorious for being noisy. Here’s a quick tip to help clear things up more quickly.