Maxon Cinema 4d

Learn Maxon Cinema 4d from Cinema 4d experts in London and also create projects for your portfolio

Upcoming Class
26 Mar 2018
8
Day(s) course
18:30 pm - 21:30 pm
850per person
722.50 (when you book any 3 courses *)
This course will take place in 3-4 Kirby Street, London, EC1N 8TS. Find on map
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Upcoming dates

Date Day(s) Course Session Time Price
26 Mar 2018 8 Mon & Thu 18:30 - 21:30 £850 Reserve
09 Apr 2018 4 Mon to Thu 10:00 - 17:00 £850 Reserve
22 Apr 2018 4 Sun 10:00 - 17:00 £850 Reserve
12 May 2018 4 Sat 10:00 - 17:00 £850 Reserve
21 May 2018 4 Mon to Thu 10:00 - 17:00 £850 Reserve
04 Jun 2018 8 Mon & Thu 10:00 - 17:00 £850 Reserve
26 Mar 2018
Mon to Thu
18pm - 21pm
8 day(s)
£850.00
09 Apr 2018
Mon to Thu
10am - 17pm
4 day(s)
£850.00
22 Apr 2018
Sun
10am - 17pm
4 day(s)
£850.00
12 May 2018
Sat
10am - 17pm
4 day(s)
£850.00
21 May 2018
Mon to Thu
10am - 17pm
4 day(s)
£850.00
04 Jun 2018
Mon to Thu
10am - 17pm
8 day(s)
£850.00

Course Outline

Maxon Cinema 4d course overview

Maxon Cinema 4d software provide powerful, integrated 3D modeling, animation, and rendering tools that enable artists and designers to focus more energy on creative, rather than technical challenges. It is capable of procedural and polygonal/subd modeling, animating, lighting, texturing, rendering, and common features found in 3d modelling applications.

In this course, we will cover Modelling, Motion Graphics, Mapping Textures, Camera Basics, Lighting, Keyframe Animation and Rendering effects using 3d Studio Max.

Few practical Cinema 4d based projects at the end of the course will ensure that you can apply Cinema 4d on your projects.

This short Cinema 4d course is hands-on, instructor-led and classroom based. This training can be taken as a part-time evening course or even on the weekends. A list of all upcoming public Cinema 4d training course is given on training dragon website. Each course is restricted to a maximum of ten delegates to ensure an excellent training experience.


Who is Maxon Cinema 4d training for?

This course is for you if you would like to take full advantage of the best software for all things in 3D animation and modeling. Whether it is modeling, animation or rendering, this software is an industry standard and the most powerful one in its range.


Prerequisites for Maxon Cinema 4d course

Basic computer literacy and Knowledge of OS X is required


What will I get?

  • Training from professional Cinema 4d experts:

    Training Dragon consultants have been creating professional Cinema 4d models and animation for many years. Those consultants write and teach our Cinema 4d training courses, so their experience directly informs course content.

  • Real-time Practice and Projects:

    Our Cinema 4d courses are designed to get you started in Cinema 4d. We work on industry related projects and tasks in this Cinema 4d course.

  • Course Material:

    Cinema 4d electronic notes are included in this course.

  • Course Completion Certificate:

    After completing this training your will receive Cinema 4d course completion certificate.

  • Support and Careers Advice:

    After the course if you have any problems or questions regarding Cinema 4d do not hesitate to contact us. Training Dragon’s trainers are expert in their fields and if you need any help with you career choice, please speak to one of our trainers.


Maxon Cinema 4d Course Contents

Introduction to Maxon Cinema 4D

  • Overview
  • Overview of Cinema 4D
  • The Cinema 4D interface
  • The Camera and Object views
  • Customising your workspace

Modelling

  • Creating a manipulating primitive shapes
  • Creating and understanding splines
  • Creating Nurbs
  • Shapes and parameters
  • Deformers
  • Polygon modelling tools
  • Creating and applying textures
  • Adding text & company logos
  • Importing Adobe Illustrator paths

Creating a scene

  • Adding a floor object
  • Adding the Sky object
  • Adding Lighting
  • Light textures, projections & shadows
  • The Material Manager
  • Creating new materials
  • Concepts of colour, transparency, reflection…
  • Applying a material to an object
  • Changing a materials mapping
  • Applying Video textures to objects

Body Paint 3D

  • Introduction to UV maps
  • How to use Body Paint 3D to create textures
  • Camera mapping your new models flawlessly into existing imagery
  • Projection Painting/Texturing
  • How to leverage Adobe Photoshop to really enhance the texturing process.

Animation

  • Timeline concepts
  • Setting Keyframes
  • Animating objects and cameras
  • Editing animation sequences
  • Creating an animation path for your object
  • Animating the camera
  • Rendering the animation
  • Animating Nurbs
  • Multiple cameras
  • Animating the light

Rendering / Exporting

  • Rendering a view
  • Rendering settings
  • Rendering for Print
  • Rendering for Video
  • Rendering with Alpha Channels
  • Creating a Render queue
  • Importing and exporting from other 3D packages
  • Rendering your project to different formats (MOV, Image sequences & Quicktime VR)

Advanced Techniques

  • Lighting and Materials
  • The Material Manager
  • Creating new materials
  • Concepts of colour, transparency, reflection…
  • Applying a material to an object
  • Changing a materials mapping
  • Manipulating lights

Learn

  • Customising the interface
  • Tailoring cinema 4D for you
  • Intelligent working methods
  • Filtering out surplus information

Rendering

  • Lighting schemes
  • Improve quality
  • Enhance realism
  • Vastly reduce render times

Modelling & Materials

  • Deformers
  • Optimising meshes
  • SLA advanced textures
  • Volumetric materials

Animation

  • Animating everything
  • F-Curve control
  • Particle systems
  • XPresso nodes

 Project in Cinema 4d Course

Project: Create an industry standard animation and model using Cinema 4d

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Our Trainers

Emiliano
Emiliano
Leads our teaching team with many years of experience in teaching web development.
Ross
Ross
Brings many years of Python and Java software development experience to classrooms.
Olu
Olu
Microsoft and Oracle certified developer with years teaching experience in Android, .NET and databases.

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