New Octane Tutorial - Using the Octane Dirt Node

  1. Sign Up for Animation Fundamentals Class Now! 16 Comments

    Step 1: Watch this video above to learn about our upcoming class and how you can add realistic animation to your next project.
    Step 2: Learn More About the Animation Fundamentals Class, Here.


    Step Up Your Animation Game!

    We have been working on making this the best C4D animation course to help you step up your animation and production level this year. We have the perfect teacher and the perfect environment to learn the skills you need to make your next project shine. We just need YOU!

    The course will start Wednesday, October 5 – November 16th



    16 Comments Posted 1 day ago
  2. Top Five Free Windows Utilities for Motion Designers 27 Comments

    Whether you are new to Windows or an experienced user, you can always use new tools to make your day-to-day work easier. In this video, I break down my Top Five Free Windows Utilities for Motion Designers.

    So many Mac users are making the switch to Windows to take advantage of GPU renderers, that I thought I’d share some of my favorite little tools to help make their transition easier.

    Please add your favorite Windows utilities in the comments below! Sharing is caring.

    Links to the Top Five:


    27 Comments Posted 3 days ago
  3. New C4D Renderer Announced, New Season Of Ask GSG, and Our Favorite Youtube Channels 2 Comments

    In this episode, we talk about some Cinema 4D Rendering news, we announce the next season of AskGSG, and we share some of our favorite Youtube channels.

    Don’t forget to subscribe to the podcast and please give us a review.

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    Show Notes
    Standing Desk Jamis
    ASKGSG Season 3
    GSG Newsletter
    Subscribe on iTunes

    Recommended Youtube Channels
    Captain Disillusion
    CGP Grey
    Casually Explained
    Every Frame A Painting
    GeekyGlasses TV
    Sam Harris
    Primitive Technology
    The Great War
    Crash Course
    Red Letter Media
    Jelle Marble Runs
    Brave Wilderness
    Sean Cannell – Think Media
    Braile Skateboarding
    Linus Tech Tips

    2 Comments Posted 3 days ago
  4. Make Googly Eyes Using Cinema 4D Dynamics 3 Comments

    In this video you will learn how to model, texture & animate googly eyes quickly and easily using Dynamics in Cinema 4D!

    New to Cinema 4D?  Watch my Free Cinema 4D Lite for the 2D Animator Series!

    Topics covered include:
    • Modeling the plastic googly eye
    • How to use the Collision Deformer for modeling parametric objects
    • Create a nice glass texture
    • Learn how to use different Dynamic Shapes for perfect simulations
    • How to use the Expert Dynamic settings for error free simulations

    If you have any questions, be sure to post it in the comments section and if you create any googly eyed goodness, be sure to share it with me!  Thanks for giving me your googly eyes their undivided attention!

    To get sneak peeks at new tutorials before anyone else, sign up for the Eyedesyn Newsletter.


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    3 Comments Posted 1 week ago
  5. Getting Started With Cinema 4D: Intro To Cinema 4D Dynamics 6 Comments

    In this Intro Cinema 4D tutorial I will show you how to add dynamics to your objects in Cinema 4D. If you are new to Cinema 4D, you don’t want to miss this one.

    Dynamics is one of the things that really got me excited to learn Cinema 4D. And, it’s so simple to start to play with it in Cinema 4D.

    If you like this tutorial, be sure to check out our Intro to Cinema 4D Training series where we have an entire module dedicated to more dynamics training.

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    6 Comments Posted 1 week ago