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  • view course page for Up and Running with mental ray in 3ds Max

    Introduces the basic and not-so-basic features of mental ray, the production-proven renderer of choice for many 3ds Max users.

    4h 7m
    Intermediate
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  • view course page for Artists and Their Work: Conversations about Mograph, VFX, and Digital Art

    Rob Garrott interviews storyboard artists, animators, VFX artists, and other film-industry pros in this series of creative conversations.

    4h 25m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Creating Cityscapes in 3ds Max

    Learn to design and model a city from almost any era, with Illustrator (or any other vector drawing program) and 3ds Max.

    3h 22m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Blender UV Mapping

    Blender UV Mapping with Darrin Lile

    Learn how to apply 2D images to your 3D models with these UV mapping techniques in Blender.

    1h 16m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Product Shots in Blender

    Product Shots in Blender with George Maestri

    Learn how to model basic objects in Blender and create professional-quality renders of product designs.

    2h 6m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Rendering with Rhino and V-Ray: Product Design

    Promote your design concepts better with beautiful product renderings built with Rhino and V-Ray.

    2h 54m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Blender 2.6 Essential Training

    Provides an overview of modeling, animating, and rendering 3D graphics in the open-source software Blender 2.6.

    7h 47m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Cloth Simulation in Blender

    Learn how to simulate cloth, control its appearance, and make it interact realistically with other objects in your scene, using Blender.

    2h 0m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Character Rigging in 3ds Max

    Character Rigging in 3ds Max with George Maestri

    Learn how to rig your 3D characters for realistic motion and animation with 3ds Max.

    3h 45m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Digital Product Photography with CINEMA 4D

    Learn how to create realistic product renderings for print and video advertising with CINEMA 4D.

    1h 29m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Rigging a Winged Animal in Maya

    Learn how to rig a bird for animation in Maya.

    1h 54m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Rigging a Quadruped in Maya

    Learn how to rig a four-legged creature (aka a quadruped) in Maya.

    1h 55m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Edge Animate Essential Training

    Discover how to use the complete Edge Animate toolset to lay out and animate motion graphics for your website, mobile devices, digital magazine, iBooks, and more.

    5h 8m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Rendering Exteriors in 3ds Max

    Learn how to light and render the exterior of a building with 3ds Max, and composite the final scene in Nuke and After Effects.

    3h 43m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Rendering Exteriors in Maya

    Learn how to render the exterior of a building with both day and night lighting rigs using Maya, and composite the final scene in Nuke and After Effects.

    4h 5m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Maya 2015 Essential Training

    Maya 2015 Essential Training with George Maestri

    Learn how to model, texture, render, and animate 3D characters and scenes with Maya 2015.

    7h 45m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Flash Professional: Creative Cloud Updates

    Learn about the interface changes and performance improvements that come with the latest release of Flash Professional CC.

    1h 51m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Introducing Photoshop: 3D

    Introducing Photoshop: 3D with Deke McClelland

    Learn the basics of Photoshop's 3D capabilities with Deke. Discover how to build simple 3D objects, add materials and lighting to your scene, and even create 3D type.

    4h 33m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Advanced Unity 3D Game Programming

    Learn how to use Unity's advanced features like scripting, custom GUI elements, prefab customization, networking, and code optimization.

    3h 45m
    Advanced
     
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  • view course page for 3D Printing with ZBrush

    3D Printing with ZBrush with Ryan Kittleson

    Get your models ready for 3D printing with ZBrush. Learn how to size objects correctly, save on material costs, and make sure colors print true.

    1h 14m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Fundamentals of Character Animation: Locomotion

    Learn how to create walk, run, and skip animations that give your character style and subtly move the story along.

    2h 41m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for 3D Printing Project: Designing a Replacement Part

    Learn how to create replacements parts for household appliances, furniture, and more with Tinkercad and a desktop 3D printer.

    55m 17s
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Dynamics in CINEMA 4D

    Dynamics in CINEMA 4D with Thanassis Pozantzis

    Learn how to use CINEMA 4D dynamics to create physically accurate object animations, using real-world physics like gravity, collisions, and bounces.

    3h 1m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Creating Product Shots in Maya

    Render product shots in their best light with Maya and After Effects.

    4h 6m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Creating Product Shots in 3ds Max

    Present product renderings in their best light with 3ds Max and After Effects.

    3h 25m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for 3ds Max 2015 Essential Training

    Learn how to build 3D models, graphics, and animation with 3ds Max 2015.

    10h 43m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for 3D Printing with Photoshop

    3D Printing with Photoshop with Ryan Kittleson

    Learn how to prepare and print your 3D models with Photoshop.

    50m 43s
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Rendering Interiors in 3ds Max

    Learn how to replicate three unique lighting setups for the inside of any building in 3ds Max, including daylight, dusk, and night shots.

    3h 21m
    Advanced
     
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  • view course page for Hand-Drawn Animation in Flash

    Hand-Drawn Animation in Flash with Dermot O' Connor

    Achieve a richer, more dynamic look for your Flash-based animation by incorporating hand-drawn animation techniques.

    2h 54m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Modeling an F1 Wheel in Maya

    Model and render a fully realized Formula 1 steering wheel from an initial product concept sketch.

    2h 6m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for 2D Animation Principles

    2D Animation Principles with Dermot O' Connor

    Bring a cast of characters to life. By following the basic principles of animation, you can build characters that interact naturally with their environments, convey realistic emotion, and talk and walk convincingly.

    2h 25m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Rendering Interiors in Maya

    Learn how to replicate three unique lighting setups for a fully detailed modern office lobby in Maya, starting with direct daylight.

    3h 21m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Motion Graphic Music Videos: The Work of Scott Pagano

    Scott Pagano, head of LA design studio Neither-Field, walks us through the motion-based, viral music videos he designed for the electronic music trio the M Machine.

    36m 53s
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Cloth Simulation in 3ds Max

    Create realistic garments and fabrics, from T-shirts to tablecloths, with the Cloth system in 3ds Max.

    3h 20m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Facial Rigging in Maya

    Facial Rigging in Maya with Jason Baskin

    Use blend shapes and a joint-based approach to build facial controls that are versatile and easy to use.

    2h 38m
    Intermediate
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  • view course page for Dan Roarty's Realistic 3D Portraits: Start to Finish

    Learn how character artist Dan Roarty creates his hyperrealistic 3D portraits with tools like Maya, Mudbox, Knald, and Photoshop.

    35m 8s
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Revit Construction Modeling Tools

    Make construction models that work for everyone on your team. Learn how to use Revit's parts, assemblies, and displacement views to break your model down and add detail and refinement.

    2h 9m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Unity 4.3 Essential Training

    Learn to create a simple game in Unity, and get introduced to the basics of scripting and game functionality.

    6h 49m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for The Creative Spark: Between Two Worlds, The Hybrid Animation of Tiny Inventions

    The founders of Tiny Inventions explain how their (tiny) two-person animation studio evolved and share the process behind their film Between Times.

    26m 1s
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Mograph Techniques: Dynamic Falling Objects in CINEMA 4D

    Use CINEMA 4D's Dynamic module to animate falling coins that bounce and collide realistically, in this project-based course.

    1h 7m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with 3D Printing

    Learn the basics of what 3D printing is and how you can use it to create amazing objects, from prototypes to working tools.

    1h 16m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Entertainment Creation Suite: Getting Started with Toxik

    Meet Toxik, a node-based compositor for Maya.

    45m 38s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Cinematography in Maya

    Cinematography in Maya with Aaron F. Ross

    Learn how to expertly control and animate cameras in your Maya projects and give viewers a window into your 3D world.

    3h 43m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Primitive and Spline Modeling in CINEMA 4D

    Take a reference photograph and create a model from its shapes and pieces with the primitive and spline modeling tools in CINEMA 4D and C4D Lite.

    2h 53m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Maya Tips and Tricks

    Maya Tips and Tricks with Aaron F. Ross

    A collection of over 40 tips and tricks will help you work smarter, not harder, and build more sophisticated models in Maya.

    2h 44m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Entertainment Creation Suite: Getting Started with Backburner

    Introduces you to Backburner and the basic concepts behind network rendering, a more efficient method of rendering that spreads the workload to servers, one frame at a time.

    24m 47s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Entertainment Creation Suite: Getting Started with MatchMover

    Learn how to perform 2D and 3D camera tracking with MatchMover and import the results in Maya.

    1h 6m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Mograph Techniques: Mixing 2D and 3D with After Effects and CINEMA 4D

    Create 3D objects in CINEMA 4D and seamlessly composite them inside a 2D project in After Effects, using the CINEWARE plugin.

    1h 5m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for VFX Techniques: Space Scene 01: Maya Animation and Dynamic Simulation

    Learn how to animate and render a professional-looking 3D space scene with Maya.

    3h 8m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Web Motion for Beginners: Animate a CSS Sprite Sheet

    Add an animation to your web projects with a CSS sprite sheet, in this quick, project-based course.

    30m 25s
    Beginner
     
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