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  • view course page for ZBrush: Tips & Tricks

    ZBrush: Tips & Tricks

    with Ryan Kittleson

    Learn tips on how to optimize using ZBrush. Ryan Kittleson explains how to use 3D form modes, hot keys, custom layouts, grids, stamp brushes, and more.

    3h 0m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for 2D Animation: Tips & Tricks

    2D Animation: Tips & Tricks

    with Dermot O' Connor

    Get a new 2D animation tip every Tuesday. Learn the tricks professional animators use to save time and create more compelling characters.

    1h 27m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Maya: Tips, Tricks, & Techniques

    Get tips, tricks, and techniques to solve the most common issues Maya artists encounter in a live production environment in this new weekly series.

    39m 25s
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Unreal Engine Motion Graphics Techniques

    Expand your motion graphics skillset by learning how to prepare and import assets into the video game engine Unreal Engine 4 (UE4). In this course, Scott Pagano demonstrates techniques for designing and building animated assets that will translate with ease from Maya or Cinema 4D into UE4 for real-time motion graphics rendering. He covers importing and exporting workflows, blendshapes, rigs, using FBX and Alembic files, and rendering out a finished project.

    1h 35m
    Advanced
     
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  • view course page for Learn Autodesk Stingray

    Learn Autodesk Stingray

    with Chris Murray

    Create stunning real-time design visualizations with Autodesk Stingray and 3ds Max. Learn how to enhance, light, shade, and animate 3D assets and interactive environments in Stingray.

    2h 57m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Photoshop for Designers: Practical 3D Designs

  • view course page for Matte Painting: Environments for Film

    Learn current industry techniques for creating digital matte painting for features films, from DreamWorks artist Danny Janevski.

    3h 21m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Rhino for Mac Essential Training

    Learn the essentials of 3D modeling and rendering with Rhino for Mac. Discover how to use this organic but precise CAD software to design beautiful products.

    5h 4m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for 12 Principles of Animation for CG Animators

    The 12 principles of animation underlie everything animators do, from making movies to video games. Learn how these principles translate to digital character animation and tools like Blender and Maya.

    1h 23m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for CINEMA 4D R18 Essential Training: Motion Graphics

    Learn how to use CINEMA 4D R18 in a motion graphics workflow. Learn key foundational concepts, such as spline modeling, keyframe animation, and materials.

    5h 12m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for MODO Essential Training

    MODO Essential Training

    with Henry Santos

    Learn to model, texture, animate, and render 3D models and environments with MODO.

    5h 25m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for ZBrush: Sculpt a Scarecrow

    ZBrush: Sculpt a Scarecrow

    with Michael Ingrassia

    Learn a variety of powerful digital sculpting techniques by creating a fun and whimsical Halloween scarecrow in ZBrush.

    4h 44m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Mental Ray: Control Color Bleed in 3ds Max

  • view course page for CINEMA 4D R18: New Features

    What's new in CINEMA 4D R18? Review the new Mograph, modeling, animation, and render tools, including Voronoi Fracture, the Thin Film shader, and more.

    46m 51s
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for CINEMA 4D R18 Essential Training: The Basics

  • view course page for Toon Boom Storyboard Pro Essential Training

    Learn to storyboard commercials, features, games, or TV shows with Storyboard Pro. Get tips to speed up your storyboarding workflow and get the most from Storyboard Pro's drawing tools.

    5h 13m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Harmony to Unity: Animate 2D Characters

    Learn how to rig and animate characters in Toon Boon Harmony, and then export the characters for use in Unity's game engine.

    1h 30m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Blender Essential Training

    Blender Essential Training

    with George Maestri

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

    8h 14m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Blender: V-Ray 3.0 Basics

    Blender: V-Ray 3.0 Basics

    with Brian Bradley

    Create more professional renders in Blender using V-Ray 3.0, the fast and flexible lighting and rendering plugin.

    2h 35m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for 3ds Max: Advanced Materials

    3ds Max features advanced material tools and techniques for physically based rendering. Learn to design realistic shading networks in 3ds Max: Advanced Materials.

    2h 34m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Animation Foundations: Gesture

    Gestures make animated characters more interesting and believable. Veteran Pixar animator Andrew Gordon shows how to use reference material and simple animation principles to create more expressive gestures.

    1h 19m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Python Scripting for Blender

    Python Scripting for Blender

    with Patrick W. Crawford

    Extend the possibilities for animation in Blender with Python scripting. Learn how to script common animation tasks, customize the interface, and even build add-ons to sell to other users.

    2h 1m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Cert Prep: 3ds Max Certified Professional

    Study to become a 3ds Max Certified Professional. Review the specific skills covered by the certification exam, including modeling, shading, rendering, effects, animation, and rigging.

    4h 13m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Houdini: Advanced Motion Graphics

    Learn four advanced procedural animation techniques that leverage the unique strengths of Houdini: strand movement, audio-reactive motion graphics, a vine-growing system, and dynamic simulations for destroying objects.

    4h 23m
    Advanced
     
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  • view course page for Maya Bifröst: Dynamic Simulations

  • view course page for ZBrush: Rendering

    ZBrush: Rendering

    with Michael Ingrassia

    Take your ZBrush model to the next level. Learn different workflows for rendering 3D sculpts for refinement in programs like Maya and Photoshop.

    49m 51s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Learn Adobe Animate CC: Animation

    Create your first digital animation with Adobe Animate CC. Learn how to create symbols, tweens, keyframes, effects, and more.

    2h 17m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for ZBrush: Polypaint

    ZBrush: Polypaint

    with Michael Ingrassia

    Learn how to use Polypaint for basic-to-advanced texturing in ZBrush.

    1h 13m
     
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  • view course page for Animation Foundations: Storyboarding

    Get started in storyboard animation. Learn storyboarding techniques for illustrating action, angles, shot composition, character, and drama.

    1h 32m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Maya 2017 Essential Training

    Maya 2017 Essential Training

    with George Maestri

    Get the essential training you need to create high-quality 3D models and animations in Maya 2017. Learn core Maya skills such as modeling, texturing, rendering, and animation.

    8h 1m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Maya: Time Editor

    Maya: Time Editor

    with George Maestri

    Learn how to reuse, blend, and move animation between characters with the Time Editor in Maya 2017.

    50m 58s
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for 3D Content Creation for Virtual Reality

    Learn modeling, texturing, and rendering techniques to produce compelling 3D content for virtual reality games and simulations with Maya, Unity, and Unreal.

    1h 57m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Blender: Model a Motorcycle

    Learn how to replicate man-made machined parts in Blender and build up a complex object with proper scale and proportions—a Harley-Davidson Fat Boy motorcycle.

    4h 1m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Game Art: Environment Kit Design

    Game Art: Environment Kit Design

    with Christian Bradley

    Learn how to use 3ds Max to make kits of scalable, modular assets and textures for your 3D games.

    2h 38m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Unreal: Learn Lighting

    Unreal: Learn Lighting

    with Tom Sirdevan

    Create realistic, physically based lighting for 2D and 3D games with Unreal Engine 4.

    1h 32m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Traditional 2D Animation in Harmony

    Learn how to draw and animate a simple gesture in Toon Boom Harmony. Animator and cartoonist Dermot O'Connor shows you how to draw lines, create extremes and in-betweens, use a virtual light table, make timing charts, test poses, color the animation, and more.

    27m 7s
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for ZBrush: Stylized Sculpting

    ZBrush: Stylized Sculpting

    with Michael Ingrassia

    Explore some interesting and easy sculpting techniques geared toward beginning to intermediate ZBrush users.

    3h 22m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Blender: Interior Environments for Games

  • view course page for Introduction to 3D

    Introduction to 3D

    with George Maestri

    Learn the basic concepts underlying all 3D modeling and rendering software: navigating 3D space, modeling, texturing, rendering, and more.

    4h 23m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for VUE: Animating a Landscape

    VUE: Animating a Landscape

    with Aaron F. Ross

    Learn how to create an animated, digital landscape, achieving photorealistic nature effects, using VUE. Aaron F. Ross demonstrates modeling natural objects and materials, creating specific lighting conditions, keyframing, rendering the animation, and more.

    2h 3m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Unity 5.4: New Features

    Find out what's new in Unity 5.4, the latest version of the powerful and ever-evolving game development platform.

    1h 11m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Projection Mapping Union Station's History

    Be inspired by watching a short documentary. Quixotic, a Kansas City–based design team, explain the technical challenges and design choices behind their Union Station projection mapping project.

    14m 5s
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Using Vray RT in Production Rendering

    Find out how to use V-Ray RT in 3ds Max as a bona fide production renderer, even in a compositing-based pipeline with After Effects.

    3h 23m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Substance Painter: Petrol Pump Game Asset

    Learn how to texture an existing 3D model of a petrol pump using Substance Painter, and create and apply materials like metal, rubber, plastic, and glass.

    1h 32m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for After Effects Motion Graphics: Creating Fire and Brimstone Type Animation

  • view course page for Up and Running with Substance Designer

    Get started with Substance Designer, the node-based texturing tool for creating high-quality, procedural textures and materials.

    2h 59m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Learn Adobe Fuse CC: The Basics

    Make custom 3D characters for your Photoshop projects with Adobe Fuse, the powerful app for building realistic human models that can be fully posed and animated.

    1h 25m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Realtime Motion Graphics with Unreal Engine 4

    Speed up your motion graphics workflow by taking advantage of the real-time processing power of Unreal Engine 4. Find out how to take static and animated geometry from Maya and C4D and render it in Unreal.

    4h 17m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Story and Character Development for Animation

    Learn the secrets of developing great characters and telling stories for animation. Animators Andrew Gordon and Nate Stanton recreate the story process for us.

    15m 4s
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Maya 2016 Extension 2 New Features

    Find out how to use the new features in Maya 2016 Extension 2, including the Content Browser, MASH networks, Quick Rig, the Pose Editor, Light Editor, and Render Setup dialog.

    1h 24m
    Intermediate
     
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