[#Video #Design] Selection Filters in Cinema 4D | Day 10 of 12 Days of Mograph

Selection Filters in Cinema 4D | Day 10 of 12 Days of Mograph

By School of Motion
Published: Dec 14, 2022

School of Motion Go walking in a winter wonderland…that you rendered in Cinema 4D with a free 1-year subscription from @MaxonVFX! Enter to win today’s #mographdays prize: https://som.bz/3XTzV7N

[#Script #Coding] Unreal Engine 5 – Full Course for Beginners

Unreal Engine 5 – Full Course for Beginners

By freeCodeCamp.org
Published: Jan 11, 2023

freeCodeCamp.org Learn how to create games with Unreal Engine 5 in this full course for beginners. This course will give you a solid foundation and will enable you to be able to develop any sort of game in Unreal Engine 5.

Course created by Gamium Dev. Check out their channel: https://www.youtube.com/@gamiumdev

    Course Contents:

  • (0:00:00) Introduction
  • (0:01:31) System Requirements
  • (0:03:34) Installing The Engine
  • (0:06:12) Creating A Project
  • (0:09:54) Unreal Editor Basics
  • (0:23:27) Creating Levels
  • (0:29:50) Landscapes
  • (0:35:42) Blueprints
  • (0:42:57) Blueprint: Variables
  • (0:49:42) Blueprint: Structures
  • (0:54:37) Blueprint: Enumerations
  • (0:59:36) Blueprint: Functions
  • (1:05:58) Blueprint: Macros
  • (1:09:25) Blueprint: Collapsed Graphs
  • (1:12:56) Blueprint: Branching
  • (1:14:51) Blueprint: Switch
  • (1:17:43) Blueprint: While Loop
  • (1:21:23) Blueprint: For Loop
  • (1:25:10) Blueprint: Array
  • (1:28:24) Blueprint: Flip-Flop
  • (1:30:21) Blueprint: Do-Once
  • (1:32:25) Object Oriented Programming
  • (1:39:29) Blueprint: Classes
  • (1:49:49) Blueprint: Actors
  • (2:02:41) Blueprint: Casting
  • (2:05:01) Basic Inheritance Hierarchy
  • (2:08:32) Blueprint: Character
  • (2:31:52) Blueprint: Timer (Example)
  • (2:37:05) Action Mappings
  • (2:43:26) Expose On Spawn
  • (2:46:38) Interaction System
  • (2:53:09) Blueprint: Linetrace (Raycast)
  • (3:03:17) Blueprint: UI
  • (3:32:12) Blueprint Function Library
  • (3:35:17) Plugins (Basics)
  • (3:40:39) Modelling Tools
  • (3:46:45) Static Mesh
  • (3:48:13) Nanite
  • (3:50:02) Materials
  • (4:05:31) Skeletal Mesh and Anim BP
  • (4:22:32) C++ Prerequisites
  • (4:39:37) C++: Basics
  • (4:45:04) Advanced Inheritance Hierarchy
  • (4:55:28) C++: Variables
  • (4:58:11) C++: Functions
  • (5:09:11) C++: USTRUCT
  • (5:17:52) C++: Using Unreal’s Functions
  • (5:22:10) C++: Enumerations
  • (5:24:53) Converting Blueprint To C++
  • (5:40:52) Blueprint Interface
  • (5:46:38) C++ Interface
  • (5:54:40) BlueprintImplementableEvent
  • (5:57:02) BlueprintNativeEvent
  • (6:01:40) C++: Array
  • (6:11:30) C++: Map
  • (6:17:31) Actor (Advanced)
  • (6:39:54) Character(Advanced)
  • (6:50:43) Player Controller(Advanced)
  • (6:52:46) Game Mode (Advanced)
  • (6:56:47) Game State (Advanced)
  • (7:06:17) Game Instance
  • (7:15:20) Creating Plugins
  • (7:33:53) Third Party Libraries(Static)
  • (7:51:42) Third Party Libraries(DLL)
  • (8:05:29) Networking
  • (8:07:06) Create/Join Sessions
  • (8:15:24) Network Replication
  • (8:22:48) Blueprint: Variable Replication
  • (8:27:53) Blueprint: RPCs
  • (8:43:46) Networking In C++
  • (9:01:22) Unreal Engine Source
  • (9:04:54) Switching Engine Versions
  • (9:12:11) Packaging
  • ((9:17:13) BONUS

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[#Video #Design] Create #3D Characters in #Adobe #Illustrator Super Easy!

Create #3D Characters in #Adobe #Illustrator Super Easy!

By School of Motion
Published: Dec 02, 2022

School of Motion Watch full video here! https://youtu.be/qNKsY5z35SU

Turn your 2D art into 3D! Learn how easy it is to turn 2D vector art into 3D character designs in Illustrator! Learn how to map 2D textures onto your 3D models in Illustrator and discover how to export your 3D character to other 3D applications like Adobe Stager, Blender or Cinema 4D! 3D is a super important skill to learn and Illustrator makes it easy for any 2D artist to enter the world of 3D.

Cinema 4D Basecamp

[#Video #Design] Intro to Redshift Renderer

Intro to Redshift Renderer

By School of Motion
Published: Apr 27, 2022

School of Motion DOWNLOAD THIS PROJECT FILE & ASSETS FOR FREE! https://som.bz/3vpFOMF
With Redshift being owned by Maxon, it’s only a matter of time before Redshift is fully integrated in Cinema 4D – making it an important render engine to learn. In this video you’ll learn essential Redshift concepts like how to use node materials, lights and cameras techniques, and important render settings that help create beautiful renders.

To follow along with this tutorial, download the project files above!


  • Website | jesussuarez.tv
  • Instagram | instagram.com/j.ssuarez
  • Twitter | twitter.com/j_ssuarez


  • 00:00 – Intro
  • 00:37 – Intro to Redshift RenderView
  • 02:36 – How to Use Node Materials
  • 11:23 – Lighting and Gobos
  • 19:16 – Redshift Render Settings
  • 26:27 – Wrap-Up

[#Script #Coding] Advanced OpenGL Tutorial – Skeletal Animations with Assimp

Advanced OpenGL Tutorial – Skeletal Animations with Assimp

By freeCodeCamp.org
Published: Mar 14, 2022

freeCodeCamp.org In this OpenGL Course, you will take your animation skills to the next level by learning about skeletal animations. This will help your character animations to feel more lifelike when they move thier limbs to do things like walking, running, and attacking.

You will learn how to use the Open Asset Import Library (assimp) to import and export various 3d-model-formats.

Course created by Etay Meiri. Check out his YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC7Z1…

    Course Contents

  • (0:00:00) Intro
  • (0:01:29) Loading models using Assimp
  • (0:27:36) Part 1: Rigging, Skinning, and Animating 3D Models
  • (0:48:21) Part 2: Mapping Vertices of Model to Bones
  • (1:03:15) Part 3: Transformation Matrices
  • (1:19:23) Part 4: Integrating Assimp Matrices into Skinned Mesh Class
  • (1:28:06) Part 5: Integrating Animation Data into Skinned Mesh Class


  • Clone the repo at https://github.com/emeiri/ogldev.git. The specific sources are in the following directories:
  • Loading models using Assimp: https://github.com/emeiri/ogldev/blob…
  • Skeletal Animation – Part 1: https://github.com/emeiri/ogldev/blob…
  • Skeletal Animation – Part 2: https://github.com/emeiri/ogldev/blob…
  • Skeletal Animation – Part 3: https://github.com/emeiri/ogldev/blob…
  • Skeletal Animation – Part 4: https://github.com/emeiri/ogldev/blob…
  • Skeletal Animation – Part 5: https://github.com/emeiri/ogldev/blob…

    Build Instructions

  • Linux – each source directory contains a build.sh and/or build_assimp_sandbox.sh script. Simply run this script from within the directory and it will generate a tutorial* executable that matches the index of the tutorial directory.
  • Run the executable from the same directory.
  • Windows – the directory ogldev/Windows/ogldev_vs_2019 contains a Visual Studio 2019 solution file. The relevant projects are:
    • Loading models using Assimp: Tutorial18
    • Skeletal Animation – Part 1: Tutorial24
    • Skeletal Animation – Part 2: Tutorial25, Tutorial25_assimp_sandbox
    • Skeletal Animation – Part 3: Tutorial26
    • Skeletal Animation – Part 4: Tutorial27
    • Skeletal Animation – Part 5: Tutorial28


  • Music: https://bensound.com and from the youtube audio library by the artists Huma-Huma and RKVC
  • Image from cleanpng.com by Isbelia
  • Images from pixabay.com by VOLLEX, Gordon Johnson, OpenClipart-Vectors
  • Video from pixabay.com by Timo Herbert

[#Video #Design] How to Set Up Your Cinema 4D Projects Like a Pro

How to Set Up Your Cinema 4D Projects Like a Pro

By School of Motion
Published: May 04, 2022

School of Motion Want a sneak peek at an amazing Holdframe Workshop? Echoic X Ident is a jam-packed animation made by Nidia Dias for Echoic Audio. The 11-second ident is bursting with particle sims, graphic compositions, and bold colors, and is a brilliant display of Nidia’s voice and vision.
While the Workshop focuses creating that perfect, brilliant shot, Nidia has a few great tips for how to set up your Cinema 4D project in order to have a professional workflow.

[#AfterEffects #Video] Make a 3D Character of YOURSELF (Unreal Engine 5 + Metahuman)

Make a 3D Character of YOURSELF (Unreal Engine 5 + Metahuman)

By Cinecom.net
Published: Dec 15, 2021

Cinecom.net Learn more about the Creator Z16: http://msi.gm/CreatorZ16Cinecom – Learn how to create and animate a 3D character from yourself using Metahumans and Unreal Engine 5. Use face tracking with your phone and Mixamo for stunning character animations.

[#Video #Design] Your First Day in ZBrush

Your First Day in ZBrush

By School of Motion
Published: Aug 10, 2022

School of Motion DOWNLOAD THIS PROJECT FILE & ASSETS FOR FREE! https://som.bz/3p313kR
Zbrush is the most powerful digital sculpting software out there, used in industries such as Films, Animation, Games, Collectibles, toys, and more! With it now included in Maxon One, there’s never been a better time for 3D artists to learn ZBrush!  However, getting started in this software can be a little daunting, so let’s explore your first day with ZBrush.

To follow along with this tutorial, download the project files above!




[#Video #Design] 3D Live Workshop with Elly Wade

3D Live Workshop with Elly Wade

By School of Motion
Published: Jun 03, 2022

School of Motion Take your first steps into the exciting world of 3D with Maxon trainer Elly Wade! Cinema 4D is the premier solution for 3D design and animation, and we’ll be getting you started with essential tools & techniques you can use immediately, in this free interactive workshop for beginners.

Along with Elly’s awesome demos, we’ll also be doing live Q&A, taking your questions about Cinema 4D and School of Motion’s awesome 3D courses, with Elly and our own 3D guru E.J. Hassenfratz.

[#Video #Design] 15 Must Know Shortcut Keys in Cinema 4D

15 Must Know Shortcut Keys in Cinema 4D

By School of Motion
Published: Apr 13, 2022

School of Motion DOWNLOAD THIS PROJECT FILE & ASSETS FOR FREE! https://som.bz/37JY2jG
If you want to step up your 3D animation and design game, you need to learn keyboard shortcuts in Cinema 4D. Knowing your hotkeys speeds up your workflow and allows you to focus on the creative aspect of the program rather than hunting through mentions to find a certain function.
In this tutorial, we’re going to take you from beginner to keyboard king.


  • 00:00 – Intro
  • 00:40 – Object Manager/Viewport
  • 05:22 – Viewport/Timeline
  • 09:29 – Cameras/Attributes Manager/Commander/Help
  • 13:56 – Wrap Up

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