Intro to Cinema 4D with Dustin Valkema

Intro to Cinema 4D with Dustin Valkema

15 Seasons

Dustin welcomes you to the world of 3D by introducing you to Cinema 4D by Maxon. Walking through the program's interfaces, functions, basic uses, and quick tips, Dustin will have you on your way to understanding the vast 3D experience that awaits you.

Intro to Cinema 4D with Dustin Valkema
  • Creating Our First Set Of Materials Together

    Episode 1

    Let’s take a moment and practice making our first materials together! Be sure to download the course content if you haven’t done so already. We’ll be using what we’ve learned so far as a base in this practice.

  • Metal Materials

    Episode 2

    Dustin walks you through step one of a multiple phase project developing and using materials for a 3D model of a chair. In this first step you will work on perfecting the metal base of the chair.

  • Plastic Material

    Episode 3

    Jumping into step two of this multiple phase project developing and using materials for a 3D model of a chair. In this second step, you will work on perfecting the plastic seat base of the chair.

  • Wood Material

    Episode 4

    Dustin continues working with the chair model but now introducing wood grains into the equation. Working with grains can be tricky because of repeating patterns. Dustin talks about his tricks to make wood function.

  • Fabric Material

    Episode 5

    Continuing work on the chair, we work with fabric on the surface of the seat. Trying various materials and sizes of materials on the chair.

  • Glass Material

    Episode 6

    We continue to practice with the model chair by introducing glass to the chair. Dustin uses the final material on the chair to help you understand the principles of glass.