Promats Vol 1: Coming soon

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I’ve been hard at work on new ways to help you get better results easily and it’s nearly ready. Promats is a collection of material packs, each with a particular focus, to give you the best results possible. Each pack will have Diffuse, Displacement, Normal, Weight and more channels as texture files ready for use with any material editor and render engine. Better yet, the packs will contain ready made materials for Cinema 4D, Cycles4D and Maxwell, so if you use them, then you are set to go the moment your download completes. The materials are all high resolution, so…

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sung Galaxy S8 concept on Techradar

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Hi all, you'll all have varying views and opinions on what phone companies will do next but there is no denying that that is a good thing. It's funny watching the comments roll in when videos are posted showing what could be coming. I love doing these jobs and recently got to do this one for the Samsung S8. The modeling, rendering and some animation was all done by me, but the post work has tweaked timings and the render just doesn't look as nice now. A real shame as Maxwell did a great job but there you go. YouTube...
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FUSION | Sliding text reveal tutorial

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https://youtu.be/m18z8JniQF0 Hi everybody. I was recently asked how to achieve a sliding text reveal in Fusion. This is a question I get a fair bit as it's a common task, so here is a video showing a couple of simple methods. One shows how to use the most basic text controls to animate, while the other uses animated polygonal masks. This is unedited video so you get to see me mess up too, something I think it's important to keep in. If you have any more tutorial requests or topics you'd like me to talk about let me know in...
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Cinema 4D Quick Tip: Using layered materials

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https://youtu.be/on0o956cRiU In this quick tip I talk about how you can use layered materials (not to be confused with the layer shader) inside Cinema 4D to enable quick and easy control of the size and placement of certain elements of your materials, with resorting to simple tiling, which may affect other aspects of the material. For a selection of over 340+ fully procedural materials head over to thepixellab.net and check out the pack.   .
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Fusion 8 tutorial: 3D fog

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Hi all, I get a lot of tutorial requests and in the last few weeks a good few people have been asking me to cover 3d fog in Fusion, so I decided to sit down and quickly record one. I start off in C4D putting together a really simple scene, so you can see that imported files work just as well as native fusion objects. Then, in fusion, I show how to set things up and get your fog in place. It's a very basic video but gets you started and shows how the nodes link up. If you would...
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Fusion 8 | Intro to 3D workspace and motion graphics

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In this video I show you the very very basics of getting started with motion graphics within Fusion. Fusion is about as capable and deep as it get's but can be intimidating to the newcomer. Hopefully this video will give you some starter tips to help you explore what is possible. Thanks to all my patreon supporters and if you like this video and want to learn more please check here: https://www.patreon.com/pariahstudios?ty=h
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Cinema 4D Essentials 03 | Particles (& happy holidays)

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Hi all. I did a tutorial a few years ago based on growing a festive tree, using splines and it was really popular, so I thought I'd revisit the idea this year and record a little tutorial to accompany the animation, so here it is.   Don't forget if you want to get hold of the scene files ofr all my tutorials and support me at the same time then please head over to check out my patreon page. Thanks to you all for a great year and see you a kilo or two heavier in a week or so!...
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Cinema 4D Essentials 02. Modeling with splines

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This series is all about getting back to basics. If you are new to 3D or cinema 4D then it's a great place to start, as it shows you how to get the most out of a few simple tools. This second video introduces the spline tools and I go through four methods of creating geometry using splines. This is a really quick way to model certain things and in some cases the only real way. Also a huge thanks to my patreon supporters: James, Juan, Mohammad and Peter. Your support means the world to me! For more info and...
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