Motion Graphics in Cinema 4D: Design an 80s-Inspired Animated GIF

Gustavo Torres, Art Director | Motion Designer

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10 Lessons (1h 5m)
    • 1. Introduction

      1:47
    • 2. Sketching Your Scene

      2:06
    • 3. Building Mountains in Cinema 4D

      9:16
    • 4. Making Your Sun in Cinema 4D

      6:47
    • 5. Adding Color and Texture

      11:17
    • 6. Animating Your Landscape

      7:49
    • 7. Rendering Your GIF

      5:11
    • 8. Finalizing with After Effects

      14:57
    • 9. Export Your Final GIF

      5:33
    • 10. Explore Design on Skillshare

      0:37
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Project Description

Create your animated GIF!

Follow along with Gustavo and create an looping landscape GIF in Cinema 4D. Share sketches and screenshots along the way then upload your final piece to the Tumblr Project Gallery here! Familiarity with Cinema 4D is suggested, along with access to After Effects and Photoshop. 

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