Create A Planetary Dinosaur Egg Using X-Particles

Patrick Foley, Visual Artist

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10 Lessons (1h 23m)
    • 1. Introduction

      0:57
    • 2. Explanation

      1:26
    • 3. Layout / Camera / Pre-render Settings

      9:19
    • 4. X-Particles (Skinner)

      9:42
    • 5. Smoothing & Perfecting Geometry

      2:33
    • 6. Lighting

      4:21
    • 7. Dynamics (Ring)

      12:09
    • 8. Texturing (Crafting Custom Image-Based)

      28:51
    • 9. Render Settings

      1:27
    • 10. Post Coloring & 2D Elements

      12:02

About This Class

In this class, you'll be able to create an infinite amount of complex organic forms using X-Particles, a third party plugin within Cinema 4D. 

PROGRAMS NEEDED:

  • Cinema 4D
  • Photoshop
  • X-Particles (3rd party plugin only necessary for first part of class and NOT essential to follow along)

Going over everything from:

  • Layout
  • Camera Settings
  • Modeling
  • X-Particles (Skinner)
  • Displacement Deformers
  • Lighting (HDRI / Infinite)
  • Texturing (Photoshop / Imaged based custom textures)
  • Dynamics
  • Render Settings
  • Post Editing / FX in Photoshop

This class covers everything from start to finish.

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