Learn Cinema 4D: Low Poly Tree

Jonathan Lam, Graphic Designer | Game Artist

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11 Videos (46m)
    • 01 Introduction

    • 02 Tree Sketches

    • 03 Cinema4D Overview

    • 04 Create Tree Trunk

    • 05 Create Tree Branches

    • 06 Create Tree Leaves

    • 07 Adding Colours

    • 08 Adding Light

    • 09 Rendering

    • 10 Photoshop

    • 11 Final Thoughts


About This Class

This lesson will take you through the basics of how to create a Low Poly abstract tree using Cinema 4D and Photoshop. In this class you'll learn the step-by-step process for creating basic 3D shapes and turning them into parts for your abstract tree. This class is perfect for designers, illustrators and anyone else who would like to learn a bit of 3D modelling to add to their designs. The class is for beginners - intermediate. Topics will include some basic 3D modelling techniques and how to use lighting to improve the overall look of the illustration.

25 of 26 students recommendSee All

I always love Jonathan's classes. The pace is fun and not at all stressful. It's not one of those tutorials where you have to rewind every 10 seconds. He has a playful approach that makes it easy to follow and there are lots of things to learn. Thanks Jonathan!
Ryan Lockhart

Visually Addicted

It`s hard to believe it`s this easy to get started in c4d. (take it from someone that uses 3ds max and maya!) Great beginner`s class
Juan carlos Flores

Cg artist





Jonathan Lam

Graphic Designer | Game Artist

Jonathan Lam currently works for Ubisoft as a concept and marketing artist. His work include digital matte painting, lighting, rendering, concept art and video editing. Some of the projects he has worked on include Hungry Shark World, Hungry Shark Evolution and the Kickstarter Funded Game called Eminence: Xander's Tales.

In 2008, Jonathan earned his BA in illustration from Middlesex University in the UK, specialising in character and landscape artwork. Shortly after, Jonathan began di...

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