Cinema 4D Tutorial | Projecting Splines onto a Deformed Mesh

A rookie mistake when working with Extruded Text and deformed geometry is just to perform a standard Extruded Text Object without regard to the shape of the geometry you may be pairing the Extruded Text with.  The result is uneven extruded text that doesn't look stamped or molded of the geometry.

Cinema 4D Tutorial | Model a Submarine

This For Beginners Only tutorial shows you how to take a parametric capsule object in Cinema 4D and turn it into a submarine.

Top 10 Cinema 4D Modeling Tips For Beginners

Cinema 4D modeling. Where do you begin? Is there a right and wrong way to go about it? Polygonal modeling or spline modeling? Below are some tips to help you get started thinking about how to approach 3D modeling in Cinema 4D. Unfortunately, there are no shortcuts to become a better 3D modeler. 

Using USGS Data For Motion Graphics

If you are working on a motion graphics project where you need to provide some geographical information, the USGS website (United States Geological Survey) is going to be a good resource for you.  Best of all, most of the information and files on the USGS website are in public domain and free to use.

Cinema 4D Quick Tip | Subsurface Scattering and the Connect Object

Subsurface Scattering is used to create translucent surfaces such as wax, skin, and soap. Pulling off the subsurface scattering effect is mostly dependent on loading Subsurface Scattering into the luminance channel of a material and using a light behind the object you are applying the effect to.

Introduction to Adobe Illustrator for Motion Graphics Artists