Making the Raging Sea in "The Summoning"

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 1588

This tutorial takes you step by step throught the making of the raging sea in my image 'The Summoning', how to create the waves and foam to final assembly....

Zhann on 12:36AM Wed, 20 August 2003

The Making of Curaya

Skill Level: Intermediate / Views: 997

A sort of Humidity Jungle v.2, which allows you to create a much larger variety of jungle imagery.

thomaskrahn on 10:21AM Wed, 20 August 2003

Motion Blur with Photoshop for Beginners

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 335

This is a simple tutorial for a simple way to create a motion blur in Photoshop for any image..

XdeFett on 12:09AM Sat, 23 August 2003

Basic cuts (comic colouring) for Photoshop

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 580

A beginner's tutorial to doing cuts-style comic book colouring

OrcaDesignStudios on 8:59PM Sun, 24 August 2003

Real World Modeling with Dems

Skill Level: Advanced / Views: 957

Combining and modeling real world geography in Vue

Robot17 on 10:19PM Sun, 24 August 2003

Make a flowering tree

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 747

With this technique you can make a variety of flowering plants in Bryce.

brittmccary on 9:11PM Wed, 27 August 2003

Adding detail to Lightwave Models using UV mapper....The easy way

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 803

This is just an easy way to UV map parts of you LWO's to add detail to you models.

bowen on 8:16AM Tue, 02 September 2003

Pingo's island scene - a walkthrough

Skill Level: Intermediate / Views: 1138

Pingo explains to us how he created his island scene - the winning image of the June Cinema 4D challenge.

audity on 10:57AM Sat, 06 September 2003

Writing the Fiction Synopsis--The Hunt for Stumpy in Firecracker Forest

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 155

A synopsis is critical to selling your fiction writing. It can be fun, too!

dvitola on 5:42PM Tue, 09 September 2003

From Live to Statue

Skill Level: Advanced / Views: 716

Change a photographed person into a photographed statue. I've always loved the idea of statues. Life size replicas posed in an eternal state.

cockjuice on 10:06AM Mon, 15 September 2003

Mastering Celestial Lighting In Bryce 5.0

Skill Level: Intermediate / Views: 684

A fun and informative 'how to' on the ins and outs of mastering celestial lighting effects in bryce 5.0

Dash101 on 10:12PM Mon, 15 September 2003

Soccer table walkthrough

Skill Level: Intermediate / Views: 1070

A small walkthrough of the july-august challenge of the Cinema 4D forum.

segart on 3:40AM Mon, 06 October 2003

Modelling a trash-container

Skill Level: Intermediate / Views: 936

This tutorial gives a little guidance into modelling with nurbs in Cinema 4D.

rollmops on 10:53AM Fri, 10 October 2003

Bring back the detail by Adjusting Sub Patch weight

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 357

This is a really quick tutorial on how you can get some of the detail back into your model when using sub patches...

bowen on 9:18PM Tue, 21 October 2003

Mixed Traditional/Digital work

Skill Level: Advanced / Views: 240 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC; scanner, any paint program with layers option

Adi Granov wrote this tutorial showing his steps from pencil to computer. Simple yet thorough.

Varian on 12:00AM Thu, 23 October 2003

Digital Painting for Realism

Skill Level: Regular / Views: 597 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC; any paint program that supports layers

Ursula Vernon offers many tips and tricks from her years of experience painting digital realism.

Varian on 12:00AM Thu, 23 October 2003

"Bridge/2" walk-through.

Skill Level: Intermediate / Views: 1155

Tips and techniques for effective lighting, haze and fog in Vue d'Esprit.

erka on 4:23PM Wed, 29 October 2003

Create your own grassy backyard

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 753

First learn how to use Displacement Maps to create terrains and then learn how to bring your land to life by growing some grass on it using the SasLite plugin :)Good for anyone who doesn't know how to make grass in Lightwave or hasn't worked with Displacement Maps before :)

RaysOfLight on 8:34PM Sat, 01 November 2003

Curved, High Altitude Horizons in Bryce

Skill Level: Intermediate / Views: 583

This tutorial explains how you can use Bryce quickly and easily create dramatic, curved horizons to make images that appear to have been made from the upper atmosphere or beyond. (This tutorial works in Bryce 4 & 5)

padawanNick on 10:14PM Fri, 07 November 2003

Landscape tutorials

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 1657 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC; Carrara studio

There are currently 4 tutorials that help Carrara users create landscape images.Topics are terrains and sky so far. I hope to include other kinds of tuts as well .

mmoir on 12:00AM Tue, 11 November 2003

Making Reflections in Poser 5 (and above)

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 799 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC; Poser 5 (and above)

Sure, you've always been able to make reflections in Poser 5 (and above), but what settings should you use? Just where does that Reflect node go? Read on!

JHoagland on 12:00AM Tue, 11 November 2003

Creating Templates for Models with Multiple Texture Maps

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 898 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC; UV Mapper, UV Mapper Professional, Poser

This tutorial explains how to use UV Mapper or UV Mapper Pro to create texture templates for models that use more than one texture map. It also contains tables that show which material zones appear on the head, body, or other templates for Poser 5 models (Don, Judy, Will and Penny), and for the DAZ figures.

Deecey on 12:00AM Sun, 16 November 2003

How To Make "Animation-Style" Images

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 1266

A very brief tutorial on how to achieve that anime-feeling on our Poser cartoon/manga images with Paint Shop Pro 8.

da_mc on 8:24AM Sun, 16 November 2003

Make a Basic Refrigerator Prop

Skill Level: Advanced / Views: 200 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC; Poser, Lightwave, UV Mapper, Notepad

A mega-tutorial (spanning 3 pages) taking the user from building a refrigerator (in Lightwave) to UV mapping (in UV Mapper) to importing and scaling (in Poser).Some basic knowledge of Lightwave is needed, but not required- the tutorial explains which tools to use (and where they are located).

JHoagland on 12:00AM Wed, 19 November 2003

Creating Templates for Figures with Multiple Texture Maps

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 2839

This tutorial describes how to use UV Mapper Classic (free version) or UV Mapper Professional to create templates for models that have multiple texture maps. Also includes several images that show which materials appear on each texture map for all Poser 5 figures, as well as DAZ figures (Victoria 1, 2 and 3; Michael 1, 2 and 3; Millenium Kids; and Millenium Baby)

Deecey on 12:19PM Sat, 22 November 2003