Peter Schwartz – In Defense of Selfishness Why the Code of Self-Sacrifice Is Unjust and Destructive

Peter Schwartz – In Defense of Selfishness: Why the Code of Self-Sacrifice Is Unjust and Destructive
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Category:Psychology / Body Language


From childhood, we’re taught one central, non-controversial idea about morality: self-sacrifice is a virtue. It is universally accepted that serving the needs of others, rather than our own, is the essence of morality. To be ethical–it is believed–is to be altruistic. Questioning this belief is regarded as tantamount to questioning the self-evident. [Read more…]

DigitalTutors – Destructive Shattering Effects in Cinema 4D

DigitalTutors – Destructive Shattering Effects in Cinema 4D
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Category: Tutorial


In this CINEMA 4D tutorial we will learn how to create a destruction effects shot.
Throughout these lessons we will look at the steps required to prepare and build it all from scratch within CINEMA 4D. We will start by learning the basic mathematical concepts and fundamentals that are needed to understand what we want to achieve.
Along the way we will use Softimage ICE, Thinking Particles, and Dynamics in CINEMA 4D and V-Ray. By the end of this tutorial you will have a solid understanding of the workflows that are required to create a detailed FX shot including particles, dynamics, and fracturing. [Read more…]