Animation (104 Tutorials)

Maxon 3D & Motion Design Show from IBC

Maxon IBC 2022 Archives – More videos added!

September 23, 2022

Missed some of the great presentations from Maxon during IBC 2022? Well, don’t fret because the Maxon IBC 2022 Archives are now online.

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Autodesk Maya Bonus Tools 2023

Get the Autodesk Maya Bonus Tools 2019-2023 #mayamonday

August 22, 2022

Download the free collection, Autodesk Maya Bonus Tools 2019-2023 from Autodesk. It includes a plethora of useful Maya scripts and plug-ins.

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physics simulations

Physics Simulations in After Effects with Element 3D

July 12, 2022

Ben Eshagpoor shows some basic physics simulations with Newton in After Effects, with Element 3D, attached using null objects.

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Maxon’s 3D Motion Show June 2022

June 22, 2022

Streaming right now, catch the June edition of the Maxon 3D Motion Show. Below the video, read the schedule for today’s presentations.

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helium basic tutorial

Helium Basic Tutorial

June 21, 2022

Roland Hartmann of graphicinmotion.com demonstrates how to use Helium for After effects; from importing a 3D Model to adding primitives and much more.

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waving flag

Waving Flag Tutorials Roundup

June 14, 2022

To celebrate Flag Day, we’ve collected a series of tutorials about animating waving flags in a variety of applications.

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Maxon's 3D and Motion Design Show

Maxon 3D Motion Show // May 2022

May 18, 2022

The Maxon 3D Motion Show for May 18, 2022, includes a great lineup with Mathias Omotola, Mehdi Hadi, Michael Rosen, Ross Morris, Will Harvey.

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How to Fake 2.5D in After Effects using BAO Boa

How to Fake 2.5D in After Effects using BAO Boa

May 17, 2022

Matt Jedrzejewski shows how to use BAO Boa to make a truly mesmerizing 2.5D effect in After Effects. Summer of Sales, May 16-20, 2022.

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Maya: Mesh to Volume [Bifrost Editor] #mayamonday

Maya: Mesh to Volume [Bifrost Editor] #mayamonday

May 9, 2022

Maximilian Schönherr walks you through the Mesh to Volume node to simply create a volume, as opposed to a surface, in Maya with Bifrost.

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Maxon’s NAB 2022 Presentation Archives

April 28, 2022

Watch Maxon’s NAB 2022 presentations and product announcements, all in one place. We have time codes listed so you can easily jump ahead.

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Animation Crash Course: 6 Big ideas and how to use them together

Animation Crash Course + After Effects Animation Tools

April 6, 2022

Watch part 1 of Alex Grigg’s Animation Crash Course. It explains six fundamentals of animation. Learn acceleration, squash & stretch, more.

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c4d pen to paper tutorial

Cinema 4D: Pen on Paper Effects

March 15, 2022

If you’ve ever wanted to create a pen on paper effect in Cinema 4D, but are not sure of the best way to do it, check out this tutorial.   David Todman shows you how to create a flexible and art-directable rig for animating a seismograph needle in C4D.  Then, he also shows you a trick for creating pen on paper effects using Redshift render.

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in depth gunfire and muzzle flash effects

Gunfire & Muzzle Flash Effects, Part 1

February 22, 2022

In the first article in the series on gunfire & muzzle flash, we break down real gunfire shots, to help add realism to your own effects.

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DEM Earth Beginner's Guide

DEM Earth Beginner’s Guide

January 26, 2022

Jonathan Winbush has a fantastic overview for DEM Earth, a plugin from CinemaPlugins that works in Maxon Cinema 4D.

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Maya Monday Unreal Live Link

Free Unreal Live Link for Maya #mayamonday

January 17, 2022

Unreal Live Link speeds up your workflow with this free tool for streaming data from Maya to Unreal Engine.

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