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  • view course page for Learning V-Ray for Maya: A Professional Reference Guide

    Covers all the key aspects of V-Ray, the powerful rendering plug-in for Maya.

    4h 52m
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  • view course page for Getting Started with 3ds Max

    Make models with 3D objects, edit polygonal meshes, create surfaces and models with 2D shapes and splines, and more.

    4h 15m
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  • view course page for Getting Started with MODO 601

    Introduces you to the MODO interface and workflow, teaching you how to create models, textures, lighting, animation, and finished renderings.

    5h 9m
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  • view course page for CINEMA 4D Essentials 9: Particles and Dynamics

    Introduces particles (used to simulate effects like snow, sparks, fog, or fire) and dynamics (which allow you to define how objects interact with their environment).

    1h 27m
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  • view course page for CINEMA 4D Essentials 4: Materials, Texturing, and Lights

    Shows how to lend 3D objects color, transparency, and life with materials, textures, and lights.

    2h 24m
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  • view course page for CINEMA 4D Essentials 1: Interface, Objects, and Hierarchies

    Introduces the CINEMA environment and illustrates the importance of the object hierarchy.

    1h 22m
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  • view course page for Mudbox 2013 Essential Training

    Teaches digital artists how to create realistic assets such as 3D characters, immersive game environments, and product designs in Mudbox.

    4h 14m
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  • view course page for Maya Essentials 4: Creating Textures and Materials

    Introduces the basics of creating Maya materials, the skins on 3D objects that lend them color, transparency, and texture.

    1h 51m
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  • view course page for V-Ray 2.0 for 3ds Max Essential Training

    Introduces the features of the V-Ray 2.0 rendering engine and demonstrates how to extend the range of 3ds Max with its state-of-the-art tools.

    5h 11m
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  • view course page for V-Ray 2.0 for Maya Essential Training

    Introduces the features of the V-Ray 2.0 rendering engine and demonstrates how to extend the range of Maya with its state-of-the-art tools.

    4h 46m
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  • view course page for MODO 501 Essential Training

    Walks through the process of understanding the MODO workflow while learning to create 3D models and animations.

    7h 32m
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  • view course page for ZBrush 4 Essential Training

    Covers the most popular tools and techniques for digital painting and sculpting in ZBrush, and explains how to export models and texture maps to other programs for use in games, film, fine art, or 3D printing.

    2h 57m
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  • view course page for ZBrush 3 for Windows Essential Training

    Presents the concepts behind digital sculpting, shows how to produce images using the ZBrush tool set, and demonstrates the Digital Clay and Sculpting brushes.

    6h 9m
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