1. 3D & Motion Graphics

3D & Motion Graphics Learning Guides

Master 3D modelling and motion graphics with this awesome collection of learning guides. Each one is a collection of the best free tutorials to help you nail the topic of your choice.

For example, if you want to learn Adobe After Effects from scratch, you can't go wrong with the "Welcome to After Effects" guide. Then, when you've got the basics down, you can try some other guides like building a well-organised After Effects template or creating some stylish user interface elements.

You can also try plenty of other amazing learning guides covering practical projects in Cinema 4D, Maya, 3ds Max, and more.

  1. Commercial Production Series: Canon EFS 55-250mm Lens

    9 Posts
    In this massive nine part series, you'll learn how to create a stunning 36 second video advertisement for the Canon EPS 50-250mm zoom lens. The first three parts delve into the model's creation using 3D Studio Max. You'll then move into Cinema 4D for animation, materials and lighting and finish up with final compositing in After Effects.
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  2. Stylized Snowman and Xpresso Driven Trees in Cinema 4D

    4 Posts
    In this series, you'll create a very cool stylized snowman and some Xpresso-based Christmas trees. First, you’ll go through the modeling process where you'll create the snowman and use some basic sculpting techniques to create his scarf and hat. You'll then take a look at adding materials and lighting, and finish up by building some customizable Xpresso based trees for the background.
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  3. Product Modeling and Rendering in Cinema 4D

    2 Posts
    In this two part series, Aleksey Voznesenski takes you through the process of Modeling, Texturing, Lighting and Rendering a high poly lipstick container in C4D. Lessons include, box modeling, understanding Hypernurbs, creating and applying materials, setting up quick preview renders, and tweaking Global Illumination to achieve a high quality render.
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  4. Model, Texture and Render a Realistic Light Bulb

    2 Posts
    In this two part series, brothers Andrew and Stefan Surmabojov are teaming up to show you how to create an ultra-realistic light bulb. Utilizing a powerful combination of tools from both 3D Studio Max and Cinema 4D, this series will show you how the two programs can be used together to achieve fantastic results.
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