Posts Tagged ‘tutorial’

NVidia CUDA Tutorial Slides (UPDATED)

by Randall Handon June 15, 2009
Slides from NVidia's full-day CUDA tutorial, covering OpenCL, CUDA, NVPP and more, are now available for viewing and download

Shattering Glass with Illustrator, AfterEffects, & Cinema4D

by Randall Handon June 9, 2009
A three part tutorial from John Dickinson at Motionworks shows how to use Illustrator, AfterEffects, and Cinema4D to create a shattered glass effect.

General Purpose GPU & CUDA Tutorials from the DOD

by Randall Handon June 5, 2009
Agencies within the US Department of Defense have begun posting CUDA & GPGPU tutorials online, with surprising detail.

Create Leather Material in 3ds max

by Randall Handon May 20, 2009
The Florence Design Academy has a good tutorial showing how to combine a scanned image of crumpled paper with a simple photoshop mosaic texture to create a realistic Leather texture suitable for use in 3ds Max. CGArena – Create Leather Material in 3ds max.

Neoclassic Livingroom Lighting and Rendering using Maxwell Renderer

by Randall Handon May 11, 2009
Hot on the heels of the Maxwell 2 previews, CGArena has a tutorial on rendering a beautifull neoclassic livingroom suite with Maxwell. Neoclassic Livingroom Lighting and Rendering using Maxwell Renderer – CGArena.

Makar Verigo talks about his BMW C1 mini-scooter image

by Randall Handon May 7, 2009
Makar Verigo won a Master Award for his BMW C1 mini-scooter image, featuered in EXPOSE7.  Now, he’s got a walkthrough of the project up on CGSociety showing all fo the details of the modeling, rendering, and environment setup. CGSociety – BMW C1 EXPOSE 7 TUTORIAL.

Jose Martin’s Making of Mrs. Pear

by Randall Handon May 4, 2009
Jose Maria Andres Martin has a mini-tutorial online at CGArena about his “Ms Pear” picture, done in MudBox and Photoshop. Making of Mrs. Pear – CGArena.

Best Tutorials For Cinematic Visual Effects

by Randall Handon May 4, 2009
Visual Effects are everywhere these days, and everyone wants to try their hand at it.  If you’re somewhat new to the field, or even if you’re an old pro, there’s probably something you can learn from one of the tutorials listed over at Smashing Magazine’s “Best Tutorials for Cinematic Visual Effects”.  The tutorials range from […]

115+ Ultimate Round-Up of 3D Studio Max Tutorials

by Randall Handon April 20, 2009
Autodesk’s 3D Studio Max is one of the premiere tools used in the animation and gaming industry for modeling and rendering, but it can be a bit daunting to get a grip on when you first start. has come to your rescue, rounding up 115 of the best 3DS max tutorials on the net […]

Head Sculpting Techniques in MudBox

by Randall Handon April 20, 2009
Rod Seffen has a tutorial on CGArena showing head sculpting techniques in Autodesk’s Mudbox2009. Video Tutorial: Head Sculpting Techniques.