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Digital Tutors - Tips & Techniquest for Working Quickly in ZBrush
Digital Tutors - Tips & Techniquest for Working Quickly in ZBrush
English | h264 1280x720 15 fps | AAC 188 Kbps 44.1 KHz | 1.07 GB
Genre: eLearning

In this series of ZBrush tutorials, we will talk about a number of techniques you can use to speed up your ZBrush workflow. ZBrush is a powerful application but once you begin working with large models consisting of many subtools, the speed with which you can execute even simple tasks becomes even more important. In addition, each artist will often find different ways of setting up the interface or using tools that will enhance the particular way they like to work.


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Digital Tutors - Utilizing State Sets in 3ds Max 2013
Digital Tutors - Utilizing State Sets in 3ds Max 2013
English | h264 1280x720 15 fps | AAC 188 Kbps 44.1 KHz | 530 MB
Genre: eLearning

In this series of 3ds Max 2013 tutorials, we'll learn how to take advantage of the State Set tools found in 3ds Max. With the State Set tools, we have a very powerful system for creating and managing render layers in 3ds Max, as well as providing two-way transfer of data between 3ds Max and After Effects. We will begin our course by familiarizing ourselves with the basic functionality of the State Sets, and using them to create a number of highly customized render passes for our scene. We'll learn how to use the Compositor view to preview the final assembled result of our passes, and we'll learn how to send all of our passes and 3D data from 3ds Max directly to After Effects using the Media Sync toolset. Finally, we'll explore the process of utilizing 3ds Max data and 3D layers directly inside of After Effects as part of our compositing pipeline.


Digital Tutors - Utilizing State Sets in 3ds Max 2013.rar

Digital Tutors - Creative Development: Viscous Liquids in RealFlow and CINEMA 4D
Digital Tutors - Creative Development: Viscous Liquids in RealFlow and CINEMA 4D
English | h264 1280x720 15 fps | AAC 188 Kbps 44.1 KHz | 450 MB
Genre: eLearning

In this RealFlow tutorial we will learn fundamentals for creating successful simulations of viscous liquids. Throughout these lesson we will become familiar with key parameters that are frequently overlooked which will in turn supply us with a stable simulation. We will start with the basics behind getting a standard look and then we will go further to create stylized caramel and honey.


Digital Tutors - Creative Development: Viscous Liquids in RealFlow and CINEMA 4D.rar

Digital Tutors - A Designer's Guide to Printing with InDesign CS6
Digital Tutors - A Designer's Guide to Printing with InDesign CS6
English | h264 1280x720 15 fps | AAC 188 Kbps 44.1 KHz | 1.74 GB
Genre: eLearning

We’ll get started by learning about the RGB and CMYK color models which is something every designer must understand. From here, we will begin learning about several topics that are specific to preparing jobs for commercial printing. First, we will spend a little bit of time learning about the difference between screen resolution and print resolution. Next, we’ll move on and learn about topics like spot color and process color, the appearance of black, overprinting and trapping as well as managing our ink levels. We’ll wrap up this course by learning how to prepare a press ready PDF in InDesign. After completing this course, you will have a good understanding of the concepts, tools and techniques used to prepare print ready documents in Adobe InDesign.


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Digital Tutors - Asset Workflows for Modular Level Design in 3ds Max
Digital Tutors - Asset Workflows for Modular Level Design in 3ds Max
English | h264 1280x720 15 fps | AAC 188 Kbps 44.1 KHz | 3.14 GB
Genre: eLearning

In this series of tutorials, we will discuss the process for creating assets for use in Modular Level Design. We will start off by planning out a texture sheet using reference. In this phase we'll discuss the importance of building a solid texture sheet that is flexible to accommodate most geometry. After that we will set up our Photoshop document by creating a grid that blocks out our texture space. Then we'll jump into creating several textures that will be utilized by our modular assets.


Digital Tutors - Asset Workflows for Modular Level Design in 3ds Max.rar

Digital Tutors - Creating Custom Muscles in Maya 2013
Digital Tutors - Creating Custom Muscles in Maya 2013
English | h264 1280x720 15 fps | AAC 188 Kbps 44.1 KHz | 3.41 GB
Genre: eLearning

In this set of Maya tutorials we will learn techniques that you can use to add volume and musculature to your characters without sacrificing the rig's speed. Throughout the tutorial you'll learn everything from how to create custom Pose Space Deformers, which do a wonderful job at maintaining volume in areas that are prone to collapse. We'll cover how to create custom muscles that slide underneath the skin, and we'll also learn how to create a modular rigging component we can incorporate to add an extra level of flexibility and stability to your control rigs.


Digital Tutors - Creating Custom Muscles in Maya 2013.rar

Digital Tutors - Creating Cartoon Characters in Maya 2013
Digital Tutors - Creating Cartoon Characters in Maya 2013
English | h264 1280x720 15 fps | AAC 188 Kbps 44.1 KHz | 3.41 GB
Genre: eLearning

In this series of Maya tutorials, we will go step-by-step through the process of building and texturing a child character in a cartoony style. Cartoony, stylized characters are prevalent in the world of TV and film CG, as well as video games. These types of characters are a lot of fun to build, but they do present their own set of challenges.


Digital Tutors - Creating Cartoon Characters in Maya 2013.rar

Digital Tutors - Creating Dynamic PDF Forms with InDesign CS6
Digital Tutors - Creating Dynamic PDF Forms with InDesign CS6
English | h264 1280x720 15 fps | AAC 188 Kbps 44.1 KHz | 925 MB
Genre: eLearning

When it comes to creating forms, the process used to be rather tedious simply because it required you to design the form inside InDesign and then make it usable digitally inside Acrobat Professional. With the release of InDesign CS6, many of these worries fall by the wayside. In this course, we will walk through creating each and every form element that InDesign offers.


Digital Tutors - Creating Dynamic PDF Forms with InDesign CS6.rar

Digital Tutors - Creative Development: Creating Light Rigs in Maya
Digital Tutors - Creative Development: Creating Light Rigs in Maya
English | h264 1280x720 15 fps | AAC 188 Kbps 44.1 KHz | 2.26 GB
Genre: eLearning

In this tutorial we will learn how to set up a simple light rig to effectively highlight and show off your modeled assets. This series of lessons will walk through the absolute basics of lighting for presentation - or, simply, lighting from a non-lighter's perspective


Digital Tutors - Creative Development: Creating Light Rigs in Maya.rar

Digital Tutors - Creative Development: Creating a Sci-Fi Hero in Maya 2013 and Silo 2.2
Digital Tutors - Creative Development: Creating a Sci-Fi Hero in Maya 2013 and Silo 2.2
English | h264 1280x720 15 fps | AAC 188 Kbps 44.1 KHz | 5.09 GB
Genre: eLearning

Throughout this tutorial we will see how to build, UV, texture, pose, light, and render the Sci-Fi Hero. We are going to cover all bases as we create this Sci-Fi Hero character.


Digital Tutors - Creative Development: Creating a Sci-Fi Hero in Maya 2013 and Silo 2.2.rar

Digital Tutors - Creature Creation in CINEMA 4D R14
Digital Tutors - Creature Creation in CINEMA 4D R14
English | h264 1280x720 15 fps | AAC 188 Kbps 44.1 KHz | 4.05 GB
Genre: eLearning

With the addition of sculpting tools to CINEMA 4D studio, it's become possible to complete creature projects without leaving the software. In this CINEMA 4D sculpting tutorial we will discuss the modeling of a base mesh in CINEMA 4D, using a variety of modeling tools.


Digital Tutors - Creature Creation in CINEMA 4D R14.rar

Digital Tutors - Designing a Game Boss in Photoshop CS6
Digital Tutors - Designing a Game Boss in Photoshop CS6
English | h264 1280x720 15 fps | AAC 188 Kbps 44.1 KHz | 2.56 GB
Genre: eLearning

In this Photoshop tutorial, members will learn the tools and a technique that can be used to take your idea for a game boss and realize it in a piece of concept art.


Digital Tutors - Designing a Game Boss in Photoshop CS6.rar

Digital Tutors - Designing Otherworldly Creatures in Photoshop CS6
Digital Tutors - Designing Otherworldly Creatures in Photoshop CS6
English | h264 1280x720 15 fps | AAC 188 Kbps 44.1 KHz | 2.32 GB
Genre: eLearning

In this tutorial, members will learn a creative method that can be used to help design new creatures.


Digital Tutors - Designing Otherworldly Creatures in Photoshop CS6.rar

Digital Tutors - Introduction to Lighting in 3ds Max 2013
Digital Tutors - Introduction to Lighting in 3ds Max 2013
English | h264 1280x720 15 fps | AAC 188 Kbps 44.1 KHz | 2.34 GB
Genre: eLearning

Getting acquainted with the core lighting tools and features of 3ds Max is an important skill for anyone who is getting started with this powerful 3D application. This training will begin with us learning about the various types of lights found in 3ds Max and how to precisely control your light parameters and find the right mixture of physical accuracy, and your own artistic desires.


Digital Tutors - Introduction to Lighting in 3ds Max 2013.rar

Digital Tutors - Illustrating Form and Folds for Clothing in Photoshop CS6
Digital Tutors - Illustrating Form and Folds for Clothing in Photoshop CS6
English | h264 1280x720 15 fps | AAC 188 Kbps 44.1 KHz | 1.43 GB
Genre: eLearning

In this tutorial, members will learn proven techniques for illustrating realistic form and folds for clothing. We'll begin this process by breaking down specific body parts into simple shapes and examine how they appear in three dimensional space. Based on this information, we'll learn how we can apply accurate clothing hemlines and edges onto varies parts of the body, allowing us to block in articles of clothing.


Digital Tutors - Illustrating Form and Folds for Clothing in Photoshop CS6.rar

Digital Tutors - Creative Development: Destroying Urban Environments in NUKEX
Digital Tutors - Creative Development: Destroying Urban Environments in NUKEX
English | h264 1280x720 15 fps | AAC 188 Kbps 44.1 KHz | 3.75 GB
Genre: eLearning

In this tutorial we are going to create a destruction scene using the great tools found in NUKEX.


Digital Tutors - Creative Development: Destroying Urban Environments in NUKEX.rar

Digital Tutors - Introduction to mental ray in 3ds Max 2013
Digital Tutors - Introduction to mental ray in 3ds Max 2013
English | h264 1280x720 15 fps | AAC 188 Kbps 44.1 KHz | 2.75 GB
Genre: eLearning

Having a solid understanding of mental ray's core features, and how they work, is a crucial step toward becoming an efficient and productive rendering artist in 3ds Max. We will begin our training in this series of tutorials by learning two different methods for simulating realistic indirect lighting in 3ds Max, the first method will use global illumination, then we will learn about the second method using final gather.


Digital Tutors - Introduction to mental ray in 3ds Max 2013.rar

Digital Tutors - Maximizing Your Wacom Device for MARI
Digital Tutors - Maximizing Your Wacom Device for MARI
English | h264 1280x720 15 fps | AAC 188 Kbps 44.1 KHz | 1.35 GB
Genre: eLearning

Whether you are a 2D or 3D artist, it’s a good possibility that the tablet is a critical piece of hardware in your day to day work. The goal of this course will be to help you maximize the features of your tablet in a way that is specific to texture painting in MARI. Whether it is your grip pen, express keys, touch strip or radial menu, each is a powerful feature that, when properly utilized, will extend the functionality of your Wacom product so that it is much more than a simple surface for drawing or painting.


Digital Tutors - Maximizing Your Wacom Device for MARI.rar

Digital Tutors - Maximizing Your Wacom Device for Maya
Digital Tutors - Maximizing Your Wacom Device for Maya
English | h264 1280x720 15 fps | AAC 188 Kbps 44.1 KHz | 635 MB
Genre: eLearning

Whether you are a 2D or a 3D artist, it is a good possibility that the tablet is a critical piece of hardware in your daily work. However, when it comes to working in Maya, your first inclination may be to put your pen down, and go back to working with your mouse and keyboard. However, this series of tutorials will help you set up the features of your Wacom tablet in a way that is specific to Maya, allowing you to keep your tablet in front of you at all times, and using your tablet to it's full potential.


Digital Tutors - Maximizing Your Wacom Device for Maya.rar

Digital Tutors - Creative Development: Look Development for Visual Effects in Maya
Digital Tutors - Creative Development: Look Development for Visual Effects in Maya
English | h264 1280x720 15 fps | AAC 188 Kbps 44.1 KHz | 6.33 GB
Genre: eLearning

In this tutorial we will learn how to create textures and shaders for a digital asset.

Throughout these lessons we will look at the steps required to create a professional UV mapping. With proven techniques and workflows used in the visual effects industry, we will create a highly detailed textures and cover all the steps involved during the look development process.


Digital Tutors - Creative Development: Look Development for Visual Effects in Maya.rar