Webinar: Around the World in 3 Days: From Maxon to Quixel and Back Again – Dec. 15 – 17, 2020
On December 15th, 16th and 17th, join Maxon Master Trainer Darrin Frankovitz as he shows you how to create the most amazing materials for almost any 3D application using Cinema 4D and the Quixel suite.
Around the World in 3 Days: From Maxon to Quixel and Back Again
December 15 – 17, 2020 at 9:00 am PST | 12:00 pm EST (One Hour Sessions)
Maxon Master Trainer Darrin Frankovitz will show you how to create the most amazing materials for almost any 3D application using Cinema 4D and the Quixel suite. These techniques will also work with Unreal, 3DS Max, Maya, Unity, Blender, Houdini, Clarisse, Marmoset, Redshift, V-Ray, and Octane.
December 15: Intro to Quixel Megascans & Bridge in Cinema 4D
How to model, prepare, and save a simple table to be textured in Quixel mixer using photometric scanned surfaces from around the world, including how to use Bridge and Megascans in Cinema 4D to bring your materials to the next “level!”
December 16: Texturing a Cinema 4D model in mixer and exporting it to Bridge
How to use Quixel’s “Mixer” with Megascans to create complex realistic materials for your Cinema 4D models which will blow your mind(!), including how you can easily open custom models and realistic materials practically anywhere in the 3D world by clicking on a single button… one button to rule them all! …well not exactly. 😉
December 17: Converting Cinema 4D projects to Redshift
How to convert a Cinema 4D scene from the Standard or Physical renderer to Redshift, including some of the features, tips, and gotchas to be aware of.
Maxon Cinema 4D
Maxon Cinema 4D R23 breathes life into characters and animations with outstanding new tools and workflow enhancements. Key improvements to animation workflow make it easier to create and manipulate keyframes, produce fantastic new character rigs, and manage poses, retargeting, and skinning. Enjoy all the UV and Viewport updates from S22, as well as additional refinements to both. Step into the future with a preview of the new Scene Nodes system-the power and performance of Cinema 4D’s future. R23 includes Red Giant’s Magic Bullet Looks technology. In addition, there are Deformer enhancements. Markedly, Maxon has updated integrations for Python 3, OBJ, FBX, and USD.
Redshift is a powerful GPU-accelerated renderer, built to meet the specific demands of contemporary high-end production rendering. Tailored to support creative individuals and studios of every size, Redshift offers a suite of powerful features and integrates with industry-standard CG applications.
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