Vue d'Esprit to Lightwave

Skill Level: Intermediate / Views: 890

A short simple tutorial on how to export a Vue d'Esprit terrain as a usable object for Lightwave.

Fillingim on 7:43PM Fri, 06 December 2002

Modeling a Simple Couch in Rhino

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 828

How to model a simple couch model using very simple and basic functions.

Xurge on 1:16PM Tue, 03 December 2002

Barbutte Rhino Tutorial

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 963

A great little tutorial on how to make a Barbutte.

Axe on 10:50AM Sat, 30 November 2002

How to make a faucet in Rhino 2.0

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 1431

A Faucet tutorial. You will learn commands like:Osnap, Sweep Along 2 Rails, Rebuild, Environment Map, Blend surface, Smooth, Extrude and Split.

Spike on 9:41AM Sat, 30 November 2002

How to make a car rim with Rhino

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 1497

Here is a tutorial that will teach you one of the many ways to make a car rim using Rhino.

Spike on 5:16PM Fri, 29 November 2002

Lasershow Effect

Skill Level: Intermediate / Views: 450

With this effect you can do some lovely lasershow effects with terragen. Also it's possible to make an animation of this effect.

turx on 9:16AM Thu, 28 November 2002

Realistic Indoor Lighting, Part One

Skill Level: Regular / Views: 694 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC; Vue d'Esprit

This tutorial discusses basic indoor lighting techniques for Vue d'Esprit. All techniques described are applicable to release 4.11, but the principles will work with earlier versions of Vue as well as other render packages with no global illumination and/or proper radiosity options. The tutorial is aimed at beginner to intermediate level users.

nggalai on 12:00AM Thu, 28 November 2002

Painting Animated Text

Skill Level: Advanced / Views: 226 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC; Painter, Utilities

Learn how to create fluid, animated text using Painter, ImageReady and Tubular Neon. The nozzles are included with the PDF tutorial.

DigArts on 12:00AM Wed, 27 November 2002

Painting Masked Tiling Textures

Skill Level: Regular / Views: 472 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC; 2D Graphics, Bryce, Painter, Terragen, Vue d'Esprit, UV Mapping

Learn how to paint dimensional, realistic foliage textures for use on your terrain models with this easy PDF tutorial, Painter 5-9.5 and Bryce, Vue or World Builder.

DigArts on 12:00AM Wed, 27 November 2002

Painting Trees & Foliage

Skill Level: Regular / Views: 456 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC; Painter, Paint Shop Pro, PhotoPaint

Learn how to paint real looking trees using Jungle 3D and Painter, Paint Shop Pro or PhotoPaint. The nozzles, tubes and lists are included.

DigArts on 12:00AM Wed, 27 November 2002

Quick and Dirty MOR Pose Creation

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 752

Use Cr2editor to quickly make a MOR pose file for Poser

pam on 1:26PM Thu, 21 November 2002

Using Animation Master's Metallic Plugin...

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 337

This is a simple tutorial demonsrating how I used A:M's metallic plugin to get the metal look on my CarnBike..

DarkLimit on 8:19AM Thu, 21 November 2002


Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 1615

How to make a MAT pose with Mat Pose Edit by Scourge. Available at

Stormrage on 1:16PM Wed, 20 November 2002

Volumetric Light

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 1483

How to setup the Poser 5 atmosphere shader to simulate volumetric light.

nerd on 1:58AM Wed, 20 November 2002

Smart Props

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 1483

This will take the user through importing 3DS and OBJ files and scaling them to fit a poser figure, then smart propping that object to the figure.

BlueBeard on 7:42AM Mon, 18 November 2002

Poser to Lightwave

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 671

The tutorial covers how to setup Lightwave to accept Poser Scenes. You will need LightWave and Poser ProPack to take this tutorial. LightWave 7.5 is supported by this tutorial.

scaramouche on 12:28PM Sun, 17 November 2002

Render Better

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 880

A tutorial design to show the beginner how to improve their renders by utilizing Radiosity

loganarts on 4:11AM Sun, 17 November 2002

Simple Photon Torpedo

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 859

Using Lightwave 7.5 Layout only build and animate a Photon Torpedo.

Fillingim on 6:51PM Thu, 14 November 2002

How to make complex buttons

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 773

This tutorial will show you how to make buttons and hatches that fit perfectly in solid surfaces using "Boolean Intersection".

Spike on 4:50PM Thu, 14 November 2002

Teardrops by Dalinise.

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 681

This tutorial will help you create the effect of tears running down the face of your character.

dalinise on 12:06AM Thu, 14 November 2002

Boolean Union with Surfaces

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 689

One Command, Four ResultsThis tutorial will show you how and why the "boolean Union" can work using surfaces and how you can predict your results

Spike on 3:31PM Wed, 13 November 2002

How to soften a image using just a few tools

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 1042

Ever wonder how some of those models get such smooth skin? Here is a tutorial using Photoshop that will show you how.

Spike on 3:43PM Mon, 04 November 2002

Boolean Difference, Not just for solids

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 678

This tutorial will show you how to use the "boolean Difference" with soloids and surfaces.

Spike on 3:11PM Mon, 04 November 2002


Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 412

CullControlPolygon, What is it and why do I care? For Rhino 3DIf you work with organics, you need to know how this works as it will save you many hours of hiding points.The command is called "CullControlPolygon".What it does is hide the control points on the back side (the side facing away from you) of a surface so you can work with the ones facing you.

Spike on 10:43AM Mon, 28 October 2002

How to add a tattoo to poser and DAZ figures

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 1895 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC; Poser and Photoshop or other image editor

Step by step graphic tutorial, showing differences between Poser default character textures and DAZ people textures.

enax on 12:00AM Fri, 18 October 2002