Tips + Tutorials

Top 5 Cinema 4D Tutorial Websites

Apr 07, 2017 at 02:05 pm by -gToon

Maxon's Cinema 4D has some of the largest communities of users on the net. We've spent some time searching through dozens of C4D sites and have decided on the top five. Most o.... Read More

Let's Build a Workstation PC! Part 5: Overclock, Testing and Final Thoughts

Mar 23, 2017 at 10:09 pm by -gToon

In my previous four installments of Let's Build a Workstation PC (one, two, three, four), I covered research for the build, choosing the parts, putting the parts together to c.... Read More

Modular Power Supplies: Plug-in Cabling for the Proper Connections

Mar 19, 2017 at 04:20 pm by Warlord720

A good portion of our readers either put together their own PC (whitebox) or at the very least change out components and upgrade their existing manufactured pc when needed. Mo.... Read More

Photoshop Training: Part 2 Color of the Year Tutorial

Mar 15, 2017 at 09:07 pm by Warlord720

Matching Colors In Photoshop Part 2 - Curves Adjustment Layer In part one of this tutorial we looked at matching the Pantone Color of The Year, Greenery, on to a coffee cup by.... Read More

Solving YouTube Channel Problems

Mar 08, 2017 at 12:39 pm by Warlord720

f you run a YouTube channel and use the Chrome browser, then chances are you've run into some problems over there. Some of these problems include a "no reply" button, "failed.... Read More

Cinema 4D Quick Tip - 133: How to fracture hollow objects

Feb 26, 2017 at 07:16 pm by -gToon

Cinema 4D Quick Tip with Glenn Frey

Let's Build a Workstation PC! Part 4: Installing Windows + Drivers

Feb 25, 2017 at 09:43 pm by -gToon

In my previous two installments of Let's Build a Workstation PC (one, two), I covered research for the build, choosing the parts and putting the parts together to create the w.... Read More

How to Brickfilm! Create Your Own Stop-Motion Lego Film!

Feb 17, 2017 at 01:00 pm by -gToon

This presentation is from an event at the Brick Loot retail store and serves as overview of many of the concepts in The LEGO Animation Book: Make Your Own LEGO Movies. I talk.... Read More

16 Time-Saving Tips for Making Awesome Videos With Your iPhone

Feb 16, 2017 at 08:24 pm by -gToon

[Source: Adobe Spark Blog] So you want to create videos for your business, brand, cause, or just for fun. Smart choice! Video captures attention and engages audiences in way.... Read More

Photoshop Training: Part 1 Color of the Year Tutorial

Feb 15, 2017 at 12:59 pm by -gToon

Matching Colors In Photoshop Part 1: Blending Modes Every year, the Pantone Color Institute has chosen a color that reflects the current cultural climate. The Color of the Yea.... Read More

Let's Build a Workstation PC! Part 3

Feb 11, 2017 at 10:37 pm by -gToon

The second entry in my workstation build focused on the parts we chose for the computer. Now that we have them, it's time to put them together into a functioning workstation!.... Read More

Let's Build a New Workstation PC! Part 2

Feb 03, 2017 at 10:10 pm by -gToon

The first entry in my workstation build tips article focused on what the workstation would be used for. I decided that I wanted a computer that would render 3D/2D very well a.... Read More

Lets Build a New Workstation PC!

Jan 25, 2017 at 10:53 pm by -gToon

Every 3 or 4 years I build a new PC Workstation, usually combining new computer technology while scavenging my old computer for parts (or I just give the old computer away to.... Read More

Creating a 3D Logo in Cinema 4D

Jan 16, 2017 at 08:06 pm by Warlord720

Creating a 3D Logo in Cinema 4D from Michael Balchaitis on Vimeo. This tutorial will show you how to create a 3D logo in Cinema 4D. I will go over a primitive, deformer, a.... Read More

Cinema 4D Quick Tip: Physical Sky Object Atmosphere

Jan 05, 2017 at 10:01 pm by Warlord720

Cinema 4D Quick Tip: Physical Sky Object Atmosphere from The Pixel Lab on Vimeo. Just a little tip for adding some depth/realism to your scene when using the Physical Sky Obj.... Read More

Create a Unique Holiday Card with an Adobe Stock Template

Dec 23, 2016 at 12:44 pm by Warlord720

[source: Adobe blog] It's easy to design an artful holiday greeting with a template from Adobe Stock. Templates can be opened directly inside Adobe Photoshop CC or Illustra.... Read More

Learn Five editing basics in Premiere Pro CC

Dec 21, 2016 at 12:55 pm by Warlord720

See how easy it is to import your footage, create a sequence, add a title, adjust audio levels, and export video in Adobe Premiere Pro. There are five basic things you should.... Read More

Step by Step: Locked and Loaded from Motionographer

Nov 30, 2016 at 12:35 pm by Warlord720

We are thrilled to bring you the work of David Brodeur, otherwise known as Locked and Loading, for a Step by Step profile. David is an insanely talented designer and a.... Read More

How Poser Can Make You a Better Writer

Sep 28, 2016 at 05:12 pm by nemirc

Creating compelling characters is one of the most important parts of writing fiction. We writers do that on paper, be it physical or digital. While this is a good and necessar.... Read More

View iClone Work in Vive with Unity 3D

Sep 03, 2016 at 09:17 pm by Warlord720

The basics for getting your iClone work into the Virtual Reality environment in Unity 3D. How to prep models in iClone 6.5 then into 3DXchange and out as an FBX file. From the.... Read More