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Maxon Cinema 4D Introduction 2 Days - Glasgow
Wow your audience by creating 3D designs and animations. Learn the fundamentals of this cutting-edge program, even if you have no prior experience of working in 3D. This course provides a perfect introduction for designers wanting to enhance their visual output.
After we give you a complete tour of the Cinema 4D environment, we will show you the basics of modelling, texturing, animation, and rendering. You will learn about importing CAD models and Adobe Illustrator content, and will end the course having exported a working animation. This is the ideal course for anyone looking to move into the exciting field of 3D visual design.
|Price:||£549.00 ex VAT|
|Version:||Maxon Cinema 4D|
|Duration:||2 Days (10am-5pm)|
|Computer:||Windows & Mac|
17 May - 18 May
Cinema 4D Introduction 2 Days
Central Glasgow, Scotland
Next available Glasgow course dates
- 17 May - 18 May
- 12 Jul - 13 Jul
- 13 Sep - 14 Sep
Cinema 4D Introduction 2 Days Overview
This 2-day Introduction course helps you learn about the tools and features available in Maxon Cinema 4D, and is a great starting point for anyone with an interest in moving into the field of 3D design. Together, we will cover the fundamentals of creating and manipulating objects, animating scenes, and rendering the results.
Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to:
- Navigate the Cinema 4D environment
- Create and manipulate objects
- Import content from other programs
- Apply textures to surfaces
- Animate 3D systems
- Render scenes to produce the final output
Our goals are for you to create your own 3D designs and character animations, and for you to grasp both basic and sophisticated features of the program.
Course Target Audience and delegate prerequisites
This course is intended for designers who have little or no experience of any 3D programs.
You will need basic PC or Mac skills, including a solid understanding of a computer's operating system (Windows or Mac OS). You will also need to know how to launch a program, create and save files, and copy files from CDs and other media.
Cinema 4D Introduction 2 Days Course OutlineIntroduction to Maxon Cinema 4D R20
- Customising the interface to make life easier
- Navigation and object manipulation
- Complete interface tour
- Which parts you can safely ignore
- Polygon tools
- Spline manipulation
- Working with imported CAD models
- Loading Adobe Illustrator paths
- Working to scale
- Polygon efficiency for faster renders
- openVDB volumetric modelling
- Material channels
- File formats and their advantages
- Shaders - textures - animated textures
- Applying materials in the right place
- Reflections and Transparencies
- Key frames
- Easing in and smooth motion
- Animating parameters
- Camera animations and walkthroughs
- Particle systems
- Lighting techniques
- Render settings and project set up
- Final render export
- Rendering animations
The following are provided for your best experience on this course:
- All computers for your use with choice of Windows or Mac systems
- Small class size (limited to a maximum of 4-6 attendees on all sessions)
- Quality reference manual for post course reference to take away with you
- 6 months post course support to assist you where needed
- Official Maxon Authorised Certificate for your successful completion of the course
- Lunch To give you the most flexible options for lunch we provide lunch vouchers which can be redeemed locally at a number of popular eateries including Pret A Manger, EAT, Starbucks, Tesco, Sainsburys, Boots and Greggs
- Refreshments to keep you on top form are available for you throughout the course with a full range of teas, coffees and biscuits
- Pads and pens
Daily course times run between 10am and 5pm with an hour break for lunch and both mid morning and mid-afternoon refreshment breaks. We recommend arrival at 9.45am for registration on the first day of the course.
Further details on benefits included with this Maxon Cinema 4D course:
Included with our Cinema 4D courses is the Cinema 4D Beginner’s Guide provided for free to use as a post course reference resource. This is a full 300+ page manual to supplement the content covered during the course.
Included with your course booking for all delegates on this course is 6 months free support so if you run into problems or need assistance relating to anything covered during your course we would be happy to assist you during this time.
After your class with XChange Training you will receive our official Certificate as a record of your successful completion of the course.
Delegates attending scheduled or bespoke courses at our training centres will receive lunch and plentiful refreshments including tea, coffee and hot chocolate for each day of the course.
This course is provided at our Scotland training centre located in central Glasgow at:Centrum Business Centre
38 Queen Street
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The Glasgow training centre is located on Queen Street in the heart of Glasgow close to Central Station, Queen Street Station and Argyle Street Station.
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Bespoke Maxon Cinema 4D Training
Our bespoke course options for Maxon Cinema 4D training are shown below:
Bespoke Maxon Cinema 4D Training Courses
Really interesting and stimulating stuff, clearly taught and explained.
David Parish, STI Line, Maxon Cinema 4D - 2 Day Introduction
Totally impressed with the depth of material covered and the instructor's interaction with both the software and ourselves.
Emily Theodore, Catersales, Maxon Cinema 4D - 2 Day Intermediate Course
Having never used Cinema 4D before this was a great introduction to a very complex program. The basic tools were well covered and have provided a good starting knowledge to look into the workings of this program further.
Siobhan Hooper, Headline Publishing, Maxon Cinema 4D - 2 Day Introduction
Size of classes are perfect. Everyone was able to ask questions and get them answered. The trainer was knowledgeable and got through a huge amount of information in an understanding way...
Ian Alwis, Cut and Polish, Maxon Cinema 4D - 2 Day Intermediate
The trainer was very knowledgeable, patient and adaptable. A very pleasant introduction to Cinema 4D -thank you.
Graham Martin, Rapier, Maxon Cinema 4D - 2 Day Introduction
Extremely useful professional knowledge from someone in the industry who knows what they're talking about.
Michael Riley, Selfridges, Maxon Cinema 4D - 4 Day Masterclass
A worthwhile training course. A very experienced instructor who gave useful tips and tricks in addition to the scheduled course.
Andy Hunt, Totem Agency, Maxon Cinema 4D - 2 Day Intermediate
The 6 months support available is a fantastic addition to the course and I would definitely use XChange Training again in the future.
Charles Townsend, MRM Meteorite, Maxon Cinema 4D - 2 Day Intermediate
Great experience. Thanks for giving me a good grounding into Cinema 4D over a short period.
Paul Dunkley, Maxon Cinema 4D - 2 Day Introduction
I found the training went at a great pace and the instructor was extremely helpful and answered all the questions that were thrown at him, plus a good few tips and pointers. Very Pleased.
Antony Frangos, Pentland Brands, Cinema 4D - 2 Day Introduction