Cinema 4D 201 – Cinema 4D Advanced

Class Description
In this 3-day Cinema 4D course Participants will learn how to use more sophisticated tools in Cinema 4D to create complex models, better lighting, advanced texturing, more photorealistic renders and better scene optimizing. This course will expand upon the concepts and technics explained in our  Cinema 4D 101. Our Instructors are well versed in Cinema 4D and 3D concepts and have a knack for making this challenging program less intimidating.

Course Benefits

  • Learn to create visually stunning 3D assets for use in any project
  • Use Cinema 4D to enhance 3D objects for use in video projects
  • Learn the best practices to create 3D Objects correctly and easily
  • Speed up Students 3D assets production time

Suggested Prerequisites
This class is for seasoned users of Cinema 4D. Experience with 3D concepts such as X, Y, and Z axises is expected and have completed or equivalent knowledge of the concepts in our Cinema 4D Level 1 class. We also recommend that you have the Cinema 4D software before starting the class. You can purchase the software or obtain a trial version of it from the Maxon web site.

Course Outline

  •  Intermediate Lighting – Creating a Dome Light
  • Intro to poly-modeling
  • Texturing – advanced materials, UV mapping, Baking materials
  • Animation – Re-timing animation, Baking animation
  • MoGraph – Creating clones, Effectors, Dealing with text, Caching / Baking, Dynamics
  • Rendering
  • Compositing
  • Customizing C4D

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Our goal is to make sure your class meets your objectives, not ours. Therefore, all of our outlines are treated as guides to help steer the workshop. This outline does not guarantee that all the topics listed will be covered in the time allowed. The amount of material covered is based on the skill level of the student audience. We may change or alter course topics to best suit the classroom situation.