Lynda – 3ds Max Advanced Lighting

Lynda – 3ds Max: Advanced Lighting
English | Size: 691.7MB
Category: Tutorial


Realistic lighting is easier, faster, and better than ever in 3ds Max. Photometric lighting and a choice of rendering options gives you the power to create a convincing illusion. This course focuses on architectural visualization, but the techniques apply to other applications such as motion picture production. Author Aaron F. Ross provides a conceptual overview of advanced lighting and rendering, then demonstrates how to construct various lighting scenarios in 3ds Max. He shows how to render scenes with exterior and interior daylight, practical artificial lighting, and manufacturer photometric data. The course includes a chapter on special effects such as light exclusion and lens effects. By the end of the course, you’ll have seen how to control the powerful lighting tools in 3ds Max to achieve photorealistic results. [Read more…]

Learn Adobe Illustrator CC for Graphic Design and Illustration Adobe Certified Exam Preparation

Learn Adobe Illustrator CC for Graphic Design and Illustration: Adobe Certified Exam Preparation
English | Size: 1.2GB
Category: Tutorial


This study guide uses text integrated with video to help you gain real-world skills that will get you started in your career in graphics, design, or illustration, and lays the foundation for taking the Illustrator ACA exam.

A mix of project-based lessons, practical videos, and regular assessments throughout prepares you for an entry-level position in a competitive job market.
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John J. Park – Intro to Concept Props Weapon Design

John J. Park – Intro to Concept Props: Weapon Design
English | Size: 1.0GB
Category: Tutorial


Intro to Concept Props: Weapon Design

Intro to weapon design:

1. basic research

2. silhouette design

3. using research – photo

4. painting/designing

5. basic lighting [Read more…]

Gumroad – Xgen Hair for Characters

Gumroad – Xgen Hair for Characters
English | Size:2.2GB
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Recently I decided to learn Xgen for Maya because I wanted to give my character some convincing hair. I found it strange that there was very few quality tutorials out there explaining a solid process of doing this.

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Evermotion – Archmodels for UE Vol 4

Evermotion – Archmodels for UE Vol 4
English | Size: 2.4GB
Category: Tutorial


Features:
• 60 models: 54 trees + stones, bough, trunk and fern models.
• All foliage models are animated….

Features:
• 60 models: 54 trees + stones, bough, trunk and fern models.
• All foliage models are animated.
• Added 12 animated cameras using new sequence editor.
• Trees have vertex paint for Unreal Engine.
• Each model has at least 1k textures for leaves and 2k textures for trunk.
• Average polycount: 80k.
• Grass and grass material are included in the scene.
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Essentials of Cryptography and Network Security

Essentials of Cryptography and Network Security
English | Size: 317.34 MB
Category: Tutorial


Though technology changes rapidly, the need to assure the confidentiality, integrity, authenticity, and accountability of information does not.

Though technology changes rapidly, the need to assure the confidentiality, integrity, authenticity, and accountability of information does not. Understanding the basics of cryptography is fundamental to keeping your networks, systems, and data secure. In this course, Lisa Bock reviews the historical and present-day uses of encryption, including techniques such as symmetric and asymmetric encryption, algorithms, and hashing. She also reviews message digest and passwords and provides a demonstration of a typical SSL transaction. By the end of this course, you’ll have a solid understanding of what it takes to move and store data securely. [Read more…]

Digital Vision Arc Flowerscapes-CPs

Digital Vision Arc Flowerscapes-CPs
English | Size: 590 MB
Category: Photo


Digital Vision Arc Flowerscapes-CPs
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Digital Vision Arc Beaches and Islands-CPs

Digital Vision Arc Beaches and Islands-CPs
English | Size:1.25 GB
Category: Photo


Digital Vision Arc Beaches and Islands
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DV ENLIGHTENMENT Cinematography Series

DV ENLIGHTENMENT Cinematography Series
English | Size: 550 MB
Category: Ebooks


People are always asking, ‘How do I make my video look more like film?’….. well for starters, light it like film, that is to say, light it professionally.

People are always asking, ‘How do I make my video look more like film?’….. well for starters, light it like film, that is to say, light it professionally. I have been a still photographer all my life and I can tell you that it is all about light. So many people pick up a camera, turn on auto-exposure, set white balance and start shooting away, totally unaware of the fact that they are neglecting one of the most important elements of composing a scene, lighting. It is lighting that adds mood and character, time and place, depth and tone, light is an actor in your story, a most important actor at that.
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Evermotion – Archmodels vol. 66 – VRAY + Textures

Evermotion – Archmodels vol. 66 – VRAY + Textures
English | Size:190 MB
Category: Tutorial


High detailed Models of Plants.
V-Ray *.max with textures and shaders [Read more…]