Modeling a Tilable Decorative Element Using a Reference Photo in 3ds Max

 

In this tutorial I would like to show you process of making decorative element for interior. Effect, I think, is pretty good and this technique combined with another can be used to model more complicated elements. Level of difficulty depends mostly on your knowledge about 3ds Max (you don’t have to be pro to be able to achieve final result fast).

How to Use Hair and Fur in 3d Studio Max

A short How-To article about the use of the Hair and Fur modifier in 3D Studio Max to create a fur like cloth on a bedroom chair

How to Make the 2010 Winter Olympics Ice Cube Event Bumpers – Part 1

In this tutorial, I show you how to make the ice cube bumpers that have been popular on the NBC’s presentation of the olympics. I show you how to build an ice cube using material displacement, refraction, transparency, reflection, and specular highlights. I also cut out a photo of a snowboarder to add to the ice cube logo. Then, we animate the rotation of the ice cube and prepare it for After Effects where we will add the rest of the elements for the final piece.

How to Make a Cascading Text Animation with Cinema 4d and after Effects – Part 2

In the second part of this tutorial, we color correct and composite our final animation in After Effects using a combination of blending modes, luma keys, blurs, vignettes, glows, and gradients.

How to Make a Cascading Text Animation with Cinema 4d and after Effects – Part 1

In this tutorial, I show you how to make a fun cascading text effect shown below using Cinema 4D. Mograph, shader effectors, step effectors, and extrude nurbs. I also show you how to light the scene by using some reflective white cards and my upcoming Studio Light Kit.