New Features: How to Use the Cinema 4D Brick Shader


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Brick shader

The Brick shader is one of those features that really doesn't seem all that interesting, until of course you actually need to make a brick wall. The redesigned Brick shader in R13 makes this repeating pattern super easy. So I have here a very basic scene, it's just a Cube object, and it's sitting on a plane that has a stone material applied to it, and what I want to do is to create a new material for the brick pattern to reside in. So let's go down here to the Material Manager, and double-click to create a new material, and I'm going to name this material Brick, and let's apply this brick material directly to the Cube object.

Let's bring up the Interactive Render Region, Option+R or Alt+R on the PC, and the Interactive Render Region, I've got the Quality slider turned all the way up here, and I've sized it, so that I can see my entire brick wall. Let's deselect the cube, so we don't see these arrows and handles, and then let's select the a...

Brick shader
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Brick shader provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by Rob Garrott as part of the CINEMA 4D R13 New Features

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3D + Animation
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CINEMA 4D
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