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Programming / Scripting (8 Tutorials)

compcode tutorial

RenderTom compCode Tutorial #gettingstarted

May 21, 2019

This tutorial shows you how to use comCode to convert your project files into shareable After Effects scripts.

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Maya Monday

Maya Monday: Useful Scripts & Tools

May 13, 2019

A few useful scripts and tools can really help speed up your workflow. These scripts and tools automate time-consuming tasks, in particular. Free Useful Script Automatically Finds Hard Edges In Maya Lester Banks posted this free and definitely script last week that comes from Play Creative. It saves you time by automatically selecting hard edges….

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Build a Rubik’s Cube/Pyramid in Cinema 4D with Xpresso

Build a Rubik’s Cube/Pyramid in Cinema 4D with Xpresso

January 8, 2019

In this 2 part tutorial series, Ilir Beqiri explains how to set up a Rubik’s Cube type puzzle game and a Pyramid puzzle using Xpresso in Cinema 4D. The tutorial is clear and easy to follow. Knowing some Xpresso is a skill that will carry on to many other projects so watch and learn!

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In Depth: 8 Free 3D Game Engines and Free Language Learning Resources

In Depth: 8 Free 3D Game Engines and Free Language Learning Resources

January 9, 2018

If you’re thinking of getting into game design and development in 2018, a field that is going to be exploding with growth over the next 5 years, this is a great time to jump in. Most 3D software includes tools specifically for developing game assets and a lot of game engines are now free. Here are a few popular free 3D game engines with some details to help you decide.

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C4D Spotlight: Learning Python to Expand Cinema 4D

C4D Spotlight: Learning Python to Expand Cinema 4D

April 14, 2017

Okay, I know what you’re thinking. Learning Python will be difficult and I don’t have time. Well, learning just a bit, enough to be dangerous, can expand what you do in Cinema 4D and automate repetitive tasks to speed up your workflow. I promise that I will not get technical in this post. This is an overview of what Python is, why you might want to learn Python, and where you can learn Python for free. And, of course, a bunch of tutorials and free Python scripts!

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Animated Counter Numbers in After Effects

Animated Counter Numbers in After Effects

March 28, 2017

Animating a counter was one of the first things I ever had to create in After Effects, and it wasn’t tough, but there are a few “gotchas”.

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Set up Ray Switching in Seconds by Using a VRay Ray Switcher Script

August 29, 2014

Ray switching is a quick way to save time on renders, and you can do that quickly with the VRay Ray Switcher.

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In Depth: Camera Shake Plug-ins, Presets and Tutorials

June 12, 2013

If you’re looking to add some visible camera shake or frame-to-frame jitter to your footage, there are a few different ways to achieve this effect.

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