Toolfarm Inspirations In-Depth - Greyscalegorilla HQ and the Half Rez 2 Event


By Alicia VanHeulen on Oct 24, 2013 at 03:26 AM

The team at Greyscalegorilla have always been very generous with their time, offering a wealth of freebies, tips and tutorials for any learning stage - along with fantastic products. The Half Rez 2 event breaks away from the computer screen for an excellent opportunity for networking, learning, creativity and fun!

Toolfarm In-Depth Inspirations: Half Rez 2 in Chicago, Plus a Look Inside Greyscalegorilla HQ

Greyscalegorilla has always been about learning and sharing knowledge as a supportive creative community. They have been very generous with their time, offering a wealth of freebies, tips and tutorials for any learning stage - along with some fantastic products for CINEMA 4D. The Half Rez event breaks away from the computer screen for an excellent opportunity for networking, learning, creativity and fun! 

Be sure to check out the videos below, including our tour of Greyscalegorilla HQ!

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This year's event at Haymarket Brewery in Chicago was at capacity - and then some!

Kes Akalaonu, aka @NLE_Ninja on Twitter says: "Half Rez was an event not to be missed. So many talented folks in one room is phenomenal."

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Nick Campbell of Greyscalegorilla presents 'What's new in C4D R15'

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Mathias Omotola of MAXON gives a presentation called 'Live 3D Pipeline between CINEMA 4D and Adobe After Effects CC'.

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Amador Valenzuela (of Digital Black Book) gives his presentation, 'Designing For Motion Graphics'.

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Nick announces the Cube races while Chris Schmidt gets his presentation going. 

Prizes

Nick and Jana Kinsman of Greyscalegorilla give away prizes from some of the sponsors.

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A Glimpse into Greyscalegorilla HQ!

 

Video - Tour of Greyscalegorilla HQ

Behind the scenes at Greyscalegorilla. Meet Nick Campbell, Chris and Danny Schmidt, Dave Kiss and Jack Danger! Expect an update to Greyscalegorilla Transform soon, with new helpful tools centered around typeography and creating slick animations for title sequences.

There was also some news of a brand-new upcoming product in the works!

Link to video on YouTube

 

Chris Schmidt's Tutorial from Half Rez- 30 Minutes of Tips & Tricks for C4D:

At Half Rez 2013 in Chicago, Chris Schmidt of Greyscalegorilla presented a rapid fire series of tutorials, tips, and tricks for Cinema 4D. Covering everything from shader options, previewing hair instantly, spring tricks, and secret checkboxes to make your Sketch & Toon scenes render properly, this video covers it all!

 

Nick Campbell's tutorials from Half Rez- What's New in CINEMA 4D R15

"In this video recorded at Half Rez 2013, I will show you some of my favorite new features of Cinema 4D R15. First, I will jump into all the new GI rendering presets and modes that allow you to get more light bouncing around your scene and create flicker free GI animations. Then, I will show you the new type settings including individual letter kerning and scaling."

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