How to Make it Rain with Photoshop

Skill Level: Intermediate / Views: 271 / System Requirements: Adobe Photoshop

Ever wanted to add a rain effect to a photograph? Here's a way you can do it with basic Photoshop tools, no extra downloads necessary!

OniDrEvil on 11:33PM Tue, 04 January 2011

Poser Rigging for Dummies

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 1734 / System Requirements: Poser

The basics of Poser rigging.

BionicRooster on 8:04PM Sat, 01 January 2011

A Guide to Basic Photo Editing with Photoshop

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 207 / System Requirements: Adobe Photoshop

In this guide, designed for beginners, I break down some of the basic photo editing tools found in Adobe Photoshop (CS version). This includes, but is not limited to, brightness/contrast, color balance, and saturation. If you want to know where to get started with Photoshop then look no further.

OniDrEvil on 4:31AM Wed, 15 December 2010

How to Deploy MaxScript Scripts

Skill Level: Intermediate / Views: 67

Learn the 3 major ways of deploying scripts to employees or fans. We'll cover executable scripts, Macroscripts, and scripted plug-ins.

Mr-Bluesummers on 11:23AM Wed, 01 December 2010

How to Make 3D Wallpapers with DAZ Studio

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 470 / System Requirements: DAZ Studio

If you've ever wanted to make 3D wallpapers for your computer, you may be surprised by how easy it is. By using DAZ Studio and adjusting a few settings, your renders instantly become whatever kind of wallpaper you can imagine!

OniDrEvil on 9:56PM Sun, 28 November 2010

Bryce Test (2004)

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 154 / System Requirements: PC, Bryce 5 and higher

Test the speed of your computer by using the Bryce. You can also test the speed of rendering different Bryce versions.

PoserUserFromRussia on 7:46AM Sat, 27 November 2010

How to make a Blueprint style render in Carrara.

Skill Level: Intermediate / Views: 158

How to make a Blueprint style render in Carrara.

cripeman on 6:31PM Thu, 25 November 2010

Tips to Improve Your 3D Renders

Skill Level: Intermediate / Views: 1025 / System Requirements: DAZ Studio and Image Editing Program

Ever wonder why your renders don't look as good as the ones you're finding online? Sometimes its because they have better hardware and software, but don't give up because of that! There are a bunch of little things you can change about both the program you're using and your artistic process that can make the difference between a good render and a great render.

OniDrEvil on 9:59PM Sun, 07 November 2010

Gallery Thumbnails Using Paint Shop Pro

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 146 / System Requirements: Paint Shop Pro

A failure proof way to make quality thumbnails for your gallery images.

Acadia on 7:33PM Sun, 07 November 2010

Building a Texture Using Overlays

Skill Level: Regular / Views: 949 / System Requirements: Photoshop, almost any version or similar software

Using the various blending modes Photoshop offers you can add a level of richness and authenticity to your texture. The appearance of rust, mold, cracks, a wood grain, and virtually anything you can think of can be made to look like it is part of the overall texture. Overlays are powerful and they should be used carefully or they can override the base texture. Here is a guide to best use them in your work.

LukeA on 1:47AM Fri, 29 October 2010

Introduction to PFMatchit

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 2101

PFMatchit is a new, affordable match-moving application from The Pixel Farm. This video is a basic introduction to the program. It's meant to accompany a front page review at Renderosity.com by Ricky Grove (gToon).

gToon on 9:01PM Thu, 28 October 2010

Detail Polygon Modeling with 3dsMax 2011

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 197

In this video taken from our Introduction to Polygon Modeling: 3dsMax 2011 training product, see how to use some of the robust polygon modeling tools within 3dsMax 2011 to model detail into our object quickly and easily. We will go over modeling details that would be seen on real world objects, such as mechanical cuts, plugs, and connectors that are present on many real world electronic devices. Mimicking details like this as much as possible is what makes our CG model appear realistic, convincing, and believable to the viewer.

i3DTutorials on 1:15PM Thu, 28 October 2010

Detail Polygon Modeling with Softimage 2011

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 87

In this video taken from our Introduction to Polygon Modeling: Softimage 2011 training product, see how to use some of the robust polygon modeling tools within Softimage 2011 to model detail into our object quickly and easily. We will go over modeling details that would be seen on real world objects, such as creating detailed headphone and audio jacks that are present on many real world electronic devices. Mimicking details like this as much as possible is what makes our CG model appear realistic, convincing, and believable to the viewer.

i3DTutorials on 1:14PM Thu, 28 October 2010

Creating Scenes from Textures - Tutorial 17

Skill Level: Advanced / Views: 333 / System Requirements: Corel Paint Shop Pro version 6 or higher

The tutorial teaches the user how to create a background scene using brushes. Brushes, textures and additional items are included free. I give step by step instructions with images so the user can see the progress of each step.Note: I updated this on June 23rd 2012. I realized the zip folders were not at my domain so they now are there and the tutorial is complete again.

gsdesktops on 4:55PM Fri, 22 October 2010

How to Make Custom MATs for DAZ Studio

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 939 / System Requirements: DAZ Studio and Image Editing Program

With the help of this easy tutorial, you'll be able to make your own custom textures for nearly any figure in DAZ Studio. Using MAT or MAP files and an image editing program, you can be creating original scenes in no time.

OniDrEvil on 3:20AM Thu, 21 October 2010

CityEngine Basics

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 2015

This tutorial shows how to quickly create a city from scratch. It introduces the complete workflow through all the parts of the CityEngine. You will learn how to setup a new project, how to create a street network and extract lots from it. You will write your first CGA rule file and generate the city's building models.Video courtesy of Procedural Inc., www.procedural.comRead about CityEngine 2010.2 here...

nickcharles on 10:28PM Sun, 17 October 2010

How to Morph Objects in DAZ Studio

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 805 / System Requirements: DAZ Studio

This tutorial focuses on the ability to alter the size and shapes of objects in DAZ Studio. It's called morphing and it can do anything from making a tree taller to turning your human figure into a vampire.

OniDrEvil on 1:00AM Wed, 06 October 2010

Running Out of Memory?

Skill Level: Regular / Views: 678 / System Requirements: Windows 32-bit

Enough physical RAM for all your simultaneous programs, and enough user memory for one single program, really are separate things.Solving one will not solve the other.This tutorial leads the way for those who experience out-of-memory problems when rendering 3D, video or music in a 32-bit environment.

aRtBee on 4:41AM Fri, 01 October 2010

How to Make Your Own Props in DAZ Studio

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 549 / System Requirements: DAZ Studio

While I can't tell you how to use advanced 3D modeling programs, I can show you a shortcut (using primitives) to create some truly original props in DAZ Studio.

OniDrEvil on 10:08PM Thu, 30 September 2010

A Beginner's Guide to 3D Art and DAZ Studio

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 798 / System Requirements: DAZ Studio

This tutorial is designed to introduce newcomers to the world of 3D rendering. If you are already familiar with 3D rendering, it also outlines some of the basic functions of DAZ Studio, for anyone who is interested in learning more about the program.

OniDrEvil on 11:01PM Wed, 22 September 2010

One way to put a planet/moon in the sky

Skill Level: Intermediate / Views: 923 / System Requirements: Carrara

This is a tutorial designed to show you one possible way to make a "splat" that can be hung in the sky for moons or planets.

Kixum on 9:04PM Wed, 22 September 2010

Adobe CS Review and Premiere Pro CS5

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 2544 / System Requirements: Adobe Photoshop

This tutorial shows you how to take advantage of Premiere Pro CS5's new ability to use CS Review to do online client reviews of Video.

nickcharles on 2:10AM Wed, 22 September 2010

Creating Threads for a bolt

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 513 / System Requirements: Carrara

This is a tutorial which will show you how to make threads which can be used for a bolt or nut.

Kixum on 10:10AM Sat, 04 September 2010

Product Upload

Skill Level: Intermediate / Views: 317

This is a step-by-step tutorial on how to upload a product for sale at Renderosity. For questions about selling products in our Marketplace, please visit our FAQ section or email vendors@renderosity.com.

JeniferC on 5:37PM Wed, 04 August 2010

Cool Cut-outs

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 435 / System Requirements: Gimp 2

A simple tutorial showing you how create an image with a 'cut out' effect like a stencil

TruForm on 4:49PM Mon, 02 August 2010