MAXON Newsroom

March 27, 2015

From April 13-16, 2015, MAXON will be showcasing the newest developments and outstanding productions with Cinema 4D R16 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, booth SL10405. All presentations will be broadcast live at!

March 23, 2015

British comic artist Kevin Hopgood uses Cinema 4D to reveal the inner secrets of Marvel's mechanoid monsters.

March 11, 2015

Cinema 4D artists can let their imaginations go wild with this unique animation contest from March 15 to July 1, 2015!

March 5, 2015

London studio Neon mixes live action and CG in this finely spun yarn.

March 3, 2015

All of Pingo’s presentations from the Cinema 4D Advanced Production Techniques 2 expert symposium, which took place in December 2014 are now available at Vimeo on Demand!

March 2, 2015

Discover how Munk Studios brought some of the world's most dangerous aquatic animals to life

March 2, 2015

The all-new Release 1.7-1 of the 3D crowd simulator an(i)ma® from AXYZ Design is available immediately for OSX.

February 27, 2015

Experience MAXON’s streamlined Unity Workflow and be among the first to preview the integration with Allegorithmic Substance Designer at the Game Developers Conference, San Francisco, March 4-6, 2015

February 12, 2015

The current edition of this Digital-Tutors classic offers an ideal introduction to modeling in Cinema 4D and shows how to use the most important tools in Release 16.


February 11, 2015

Cinema 4D comes out the winner in this long-term project to reconstruct the Temple of the Goddess of Victory

February 10, 2015

Animation studio Job, Joris & Marieke centered their workflow around Cinema 4D.

February 5, 2015

An event management company asked Trevor Kerr to supply video and image material for concerts. Motion graphics artist Trevor Kerr used Cinema 4D to bring his client’s vision to life!

February 4, 2015

When the BBC's own in-house CG specialist wasn't available, the Corporation turned to Xrayvision to help complete a preview for the Games

February 2, 2015

The new service update 16.038 is available for free download

January 29, 2015

Originally planned as a short film and serve as a reference, this project ended up taking three years to produce, and thanks to a great deal of creativity and Cinema 4D, became much more than was planned …

January 28, 2015

at MAXON Computer GmbH in Friedrichsdorf, Germany

January 19, 2015

The Dutch studio Job, Joris & Marieke is in the running this year with their short film 'A Single Life', which was created using Cinema 4D.

January 16, 2015

The Bevel tool, PolyPen and fire and fluid simulations are the focus of Digital Tutors’ new video tutorials.

January 9, 2015

at MAXON Computer GmbH in Friedrichsdorf, Germany or MAXON Canada, Inc.

January 9, 2015

at MAXON Computer GmbH in Friedrichsdorf, Germany or MAXON Canada, Inc.

January 9, 2015

at MAXON Computer GmbH in Friedrichsdorf, Germany or MAXON Canada, Inc.

December 19, 2014

at MAXON Computer GmbH in Friedrichsdorf, Germany or MAXON Canada, Inc.

December 18, 2014

Los Angeles-based Imaginary Forces is always on the lookout for tools that meet or exceed the standards set forth by their demanding team of artists. This creates an ideal environment for testing Cinema 4D Release 16.

December 17, 2014

Cinema 4D newcomer Joshua Clos impresses both the jury and the general public to win in both competition categories.

December 11, 2014

Plant Kit 5 from Potsdam, Germany-based digital landscapers Laubwerk offers ten different coniferous trees – with the Christmas version included.

December 10, 2014

at MAXON Computer GmbH in Friedrichsdorf, Germany

December 5, 2014

Real-life models of 3D objects remain an important part of architectural visualizations. Objects that were laboriously modeled in the recent past are now printed in 3D – also using Cinema 4D.

December 4, 2014

Professional techniques for designing interior and exterior architecture, living space accessories and furnishings using Cinema 4D R16.

December 4, 2014

In 3D Fluff’s newest Cinema 4D tutorial, Cinema 4D expert Alberto Blasi shows how to get the most out of Cinema 4D’s polygon tools when modeling complex objects.

December 1, 2014

MAXON has strengthened its SDK support team and created a new, clearly organized web platform that offers all plugin developers enhanced support

November 28, 2014

To show off its new Gtech Multi hand-held vacuum cleaner, Grey Technology turned to Bomper Studios for this polished promo video

November 7, 2014

Version 2015 of E-on Software’s plug-in for creating complex and detailed object groups and is available immediately.

November 6, 2014

In the course of eight weeks Marc will share his vast commercial production experience with course participants

November 5, 2014

Clément Morin uses Cinema 4D to create a film that shows how a tool that connects various social media channels works.

October 29, 2014

Bassetts Licorice Allsorts uses Cinema 4D to revamp their mascot - lickety-split!

October 27, 2014

Normally, Andy Lefton works in the field of advertising but with ‘Two Worlds’ he ventures into new territory – with the help of Cinema 4D.


October 22, 2014

Munich, Germany-based Cinema 4D powerhouse Aixsponza wins this year's animago AWARD in the category 'Best Visualization"

October 21, 2014

Made with Cinema 4D: Intergalactic interface design for an old spaceship, a crew of cosmic criminals and a virtual walkman ...

October 15, 2014

When Scardigno Design was asked to design a retail concession in Harrods, Cinema 4D was called upon to create the visuals that balanced upmarket looks with available floor space.

October 10, 2014

With its outstanding animations, Aixsponza has made a name for itself in many branches – with the exception of game trailers. Their new creation for Dreadnought successfully catapults them into yet another genre.

October 7, 2014

HDRI lighting is a key element of hyper-realistic rendering. The new plugin C4Dome 2 is supported by the Cinema 4D render engine and lets you achieve spectacular results!

October 6, 2014

Oculus Rift is one of the most important new innovations for the media sector. Students Nguyen (Kenji) Duong and Felix Droessler are tapping this market and are using Cinema 4D to create interactive content.

September 23, 2014

Next Limit and MAXON present the great RealFlow Fluid Dimension Challenge

September 22, 2014

Digital-Tutors is offering 5 new tutorials for Cinema 4D professionals.

September 22, 2014

Expert symposium for production techniques with Cinema 4D – after a resounding success in Denmark, this event is now coming to Germany and will include leading Cinema 4D professionals.

September 8, 2014

at MAXON Computer GmbH in Friedrichsdorf, Germany

September 5, 2014

The new version of Viz Artist with an integrated Cineware Live 3D pipeline will be premiering from Sept. 12 – 16 at the Vizrt booth 7.A10 in hall 7

September 5, 2014

MAXON will be presenting the brand-new Cinema 4D R16 and its groundbreaking alliances from Sept. 12-16 at their booth #H39, hall 7 at the IBC 2014 in Amsterdam

September 4, 2014

This new workflow for flexible editing of materials and lighting will make its European premier at the MAXON booth 7.H39 in hall 7 at the IBC 2014 in Amsterdam

August 29, 2014

The Furryball renderer from AAA Productions delivers faster rendering with GPU support.

August 27, 2014

Download a fully-functioning plant demo for Cinema 4D

August 26, 2014

Shading, lighting and rendering are the foundation of good visualization and are the focus of this master class course by Marc Potocnik, a.k.a. renderbaron.

August 25, 2014

Artist Murat Sayginer uses Cinema 4D to create a mysterious flood of images with a deserted island as a backdrop.

August 19, 2014

For their latest in-house project, creative agency DBLG turned to 3D printing as way of making their ideas solid

August 7, 2014

Join MAXON from August 12 –14, 2014 at booth 1422 and live online at as they present the newest technologies and outstanding projects around Cinema 4D

August 5, 2014

From August 1 through August 31, 2014, new and existing MAXON customers can take advantage of great savings and make a secure investment for the future during MAXON's August special.

July 31, 2014

Teamwork and Team Render save the day

July 29, 2014

Digital-Tutors offers a new training, which provides an introductory look at the MoGraph toolset in CINEMA 4D.

July 28, 2014

Every year the University of Graz’ TANKIA Team constructs a race car as part of a practical learning project – and this year CINEMA 4D was part of the team as well.

July 18, 2014

The new v.1.0.9 makes Laubwerk's digital botanics for CINEMA 4D even faster, more realistic and user-friendly.

July 17, 2014

National Geographic is known for its high standards when it comes to photo reporting. And where real-world photography reaches its limits, Cinema 4D is there to help get the job done.

July 10, 2014

TOKYO DESIGNERS WEEK features an animation created with Cinema 4D and After Effects that perfectly illustrates how the Adobe Cloud works!

July 4, 2014

A slightly macabre but thoroughly enjoyable music video created by Job, Joris and Marieke using Cinema 4D.

June 27, 2014

Music and images are often intertwined in new media – and CINEMA 4D often plays an important role in adding impressive imagery to music.

June 26, 2014

Submit your CINEMA 4D project to compete in the category 'Best of CGI' at photokina 2014. Entry deadline is August 1, 2014.


June 26, 2014

UK training specialists at 3D Fluff show how to quickly and efficiently create high-end images and animations of great-looking interior spaces.

June 23, 2014

Motion graphics are essential for all TV broadcasters. This new tutorial from Ditigal-Tutors also makes it easy for beginners to get a great start.

June 16, 2014

Animated paper with human characteristics is all the rage! CINEMA 4D artist Pingo van der Brinkloev has now made his know-how regarding animated paper characters available in the form of an exciting tutorial.

June 11, 2014

Dark clouds loom over the closely monitored city. Drum beats defy the complete surveillance and create magical, colorful patterns in the sky.

June 2, 2014

To represent a resurgent economy, this BBC designer created a booming paper town

May 26, 2014

View all workshops at the MAXON YouTube channel

May 23, 2014

Entries can be submitted through June 20, 2014 for this year’s animago AWARDS. This year, MAXON will be sponsoring the category “Best Opener/Trailer”.

May 20, 2014

Next Limit Technologies has released its Maxwell Render V3.02 plug-in for CINEMA 4D.

May 19, 2014

Headlining the Coachella 2014 festival, Fatboy Slim mixed electronic dance music with hi-res CG visuals for the ultimate live show performance

May 8, 2014

Design, packaging, typography, animation – Digital-Tutors leads you through all visualization phases in their new professional product presentation tutorial.

May 6, 2014

Create photorealistic visualizations in ARCHIDAD with the integrated CINEMA 4D render engine

May 5, 2014

Not long after being introduced to CINEMA 4D, student artist Matthias Ries created a short film that features a complex animated character on a unique emotional journey.

April 23, 2014

A soldier from the future interning at the office? Brennan Ieyoub uses CINEMA 4D to create an entertaining video clip for Ubisoft.

April 17, 2014

Visit us at the FMX in Stuttgart, Germany from April 22-25, 2014.

April 15, 2014

How RPM created a range of 3D spirit bottles indistinguishable from photos

April 14, 2014

The long awaited CINEMA 4D version of Thinkbox’s acclaimed software gives users access to its powerful particle renderer feature set.

April 14, 2014

Danish CINEMA 4D artist Pingo van der Brinkloev uses live workshop footage with a renowned lineup to create a collection of stylishly unorthodox, technically challenging tutorials.

April 11, 2014

Digital-Tutors has a new tutorial that shows how to digitally add make-up effects using CINEMA 4D and Adobe After Effects.

April 10, 2014

Thea Render offers CINEMA 4D plugin with comprehensive material libraries for impressive image quality for visualizations and animations.

April 10, 2014

Pluralsight acquires Digital-Tutors, the leading supplier of CGI online training, and broadens its range of products for leading GFX applications.

April 4, 2014

Whether you’re creating a crowd of people or a flock of birds, an(i)ma V1.6 makes generating all sorts of swarms even easier.

April 3, 2014

MAXON’s 3D Software Solutions and Creativity Take Center Stage at NAB Show, Las Vegas, April 7 – 10, 2014 (Booth# SL 8620)

April 3, 2014

The plugin known for generating realistic-looking 3D plants is now available for CINEMA 4D R15

April 1, 2014

The CINEMA 4D character toolset makes it possible to quickly get started in 3D animation's most prestigious discipline. In this new tutorial, Digital-Tutors shows how to quickly get up to speed and set up a fully functional, versatile character rig.

March 27, 2014

Austrian satire is often mordant and exaggerated. The Austrian town of Bad Fucking, pronounced ‘fooking’, takes it to the extreme and CINEMA 4D helped create the effects for this film in truly Austrian satirical manner.

March 24, 2014

Discover how design studio Streetmonkey created a brand awareness animation slot for

March 11, 2014

Ghost Town Media on the Making of the Video for Linkin Park’s ‘A Light That Never Comes’

March 5, 2014

Digital-Tutors presents a comprehensive animation tutorial for CINEMA 4D R15

March 3, 2014

Vincent London transports the 2D cartoon into a futuristic 3D world

March 3, 2014

Design and motion graphics studio Already Been Chewed cooks up a fresh rebrand for Malibu Boats.

March 3, 2014

Award-winning Indie Filmmaker Single-handedly Deploys End-to-End MAXON 3D Workflow to Create Entire CG Film

February 28, 2014

This new CINEMA 4D R15 tutorial uses intuitive learning methods to show users how to use the most important tools in R15.

February 27, 2014

This new tutorial is designed for artists who want to create professional charts using CINEMA 4D. Artists will learn how to quickly achieve great-looking results in this otherwise underappreciated field of 3D visualization.

February 24, 2014

digital-tutors’ new basic tutorial introduces the most important modeling tools and techniques to create an efficient workflow in CINEMA 4D R15

February 20, 2014

It’s hard to imagine what a humorous take on Ubisoft’s new third-person shooter game, Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Future Soldier might look like