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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

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 C4Dlive.com 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 29, 2014

MAXON is expanding its international team of developers and is looking for an experienced OpenGL specialist for the continued development of its flagship products CINEMA 4D and BodyPaint 3D

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 CompareNI.com

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

February 13, 2014

This new video tutorial by the VFX pros at cmi.VFX.com teaches basic character sculpting skills using MAXON CINEMA 4D

February 13, 2014

Rainfall Films’ new short film puts a modern spin on a beloved comic book heroine

February 13, 2014

The design team at Swiss Radio and Television (SRF) used MAXON CINEMA 4D to create magical sports moments in snow-covered landscapes in and around Sochi

January 28, 2014

In this series of tutorials, students will learn how to model a designer watch from the initial sketch to fa final composited rendering using Adobe Illustrator, MAXON CINEMA 4D and Adobe After Effects.

January 23, 2014

Infinite Skills' new beginners' training is an excellent foundation for learning CINEMA 4D and introduces the most important features in CINEMA 4D R15.

January 15, 2014

Matt Frodsham had already had experience creating music videos, but the project ‘From Hell’ presented completely new challenges – that he was able to master with the help of MAXON CINEMA 4D.

January 8, 2014

Mirada on Creating the VFX for Katy Perry’s “Roar”

January 6, 2014

Giving the Earth a starring role in a film was quite a challenge for artist Uli Henrik Streckenbach but he used MAXON CINEMA 4D to find a unique solution that won him a prize at this year’s animago AWARDS.

December 23, 2013

MAXON supports professor Ken Rinaldo’s sustainable farming research program in Russia.

December 17, 2013

The highly anticipated CINEMA 4D version of Thinkbox Software’s renowned particle renderer Krakatoa plugin with its powerful feature set will be made available at the start of 2014

December 6, 2013

The free X-Particles 2.5 update from Insydium LTD has been available since the beginning of December and offers a wide range of additional features and optimizations.

November 27, 2013

For BBC One's 'Love 2013' series of channel idents, London design agency Vincent turned to CINEMA 4D's extensive MoGraph toolset

November 21, 2013

Creating a horde of characters and animating them is generally a job for a large studio – but the talented team at Job, Joris & Marieke studios did it themselves using MAXON CINEMA 4D.

November 18, 2013

A good opener is an important part of any news show and Digital-Tutors shows motion designers how it can be done effectively.

November 18, 2013

The confrontation of constant exhibition online on the one hand and the need for privacy on the other was the motivation for artist Mike Winkelmann, a.k.a. Beeple, to create a short film on this subject, which he realized using MAXON CINEMA 4D.

November 8, 2013

With CINEMA 4D R15, MAXON has put the emphasis on important user-requested changes. Join Rob Garrott, Lynda.com's CINEMA 4D guru, as he reviews the most exciting new features in this update.

November 4, 2013

Working with MAXON CINEMA 4D is now even more comfortable with the new Adobe After Effects CC update 12.1

October 31, 2013

MPC's Motion Design Studio turned to CINEMA 4D to explain the benefits of a digital lifestyle for Three Mobile customers

October 28, 2013

Digital-Tutors’ new tutorials demonstrate how to use CINEMA 4D R15’s new modeling and sculpting tools most effectively.

October 28, 2013

Just in time for Halloween, Digital-Tutors is offering a series of tutorials that cover intuitive workflow for enhancing real-world characters with CG elements using MAXON CINEMA 4D and NUKE.

October 28, 2013

Pingo van der Brinkolev only wanted to create a new type of stock photo using MAXON CINEMA 4D, but things turned out differently.

October 22, 2013

Multiple Award Nominees and Winners Relied on CINEMA 4D

October 22, 2013

Getting started with the Live 3D pipeline is made easy with Digital-Tutors' new tutorials

October 18, 2013

at MAXON Computer GmbH in Friedrichsdorf, Germany

October 18, 2013

With two seasons of NBC’s Grimm now behind them, Portland, Oregon-based HIVE-FX has explored all sorts of ways to turn people into monsters.

October 14, 2013

Seamless Live 3D workflow for motion design and VFX demonstrated by Matthias Winckelmann at the VIEW Conference in Turin, Italy

October 10, 2013

Wood – the epitome of organic materials – is not the easiest material to bring into shape. But new paths were forged using the right tools and CINEMA 4D.

October 4, 2013

Digital Tutors's video training, which is available immediately, makes it easy to get started with this exceptional workflow.

September 26, 2013

Focused Conference Content To Examine New Live 3D Pipeline Between CINEMA 4D and After Effects and Provide Opportunities to Improve 3D Skills

September 26, 2013

200 entries were submitted for an architecture competition for a new museum in Regensburg, Germany – and the winning design was created with MAXON CINEMA 4D.

September 25, 2013

Learn how to quickly use the Live 3D workflow between After Effects CC and CINEMA 4D Lite for professional work in this basic course taught by motion designer and VFX guru Angie Taylor at Lynda.com.

September 20, 2013

Discover how Vector Meldrew (aka Alex Donne Johnson) helped Heineken launch its global bottle design competition using CINEMA 4D and Adobe After Effects

September 3, 2013

Test the fantastic new features in CINEMA 4D R15 for yourself.

September 2, 2013

Tim Clapham's blog is evolving into a market place for CINEMA 4D resources. His newly designed site, now including web shop, offers video training and assets from internationally known artists and manufacturers.

September 1, 2013

Discover how The Studio at Smoke & Mirrors leveraged the power of CINEMA 4D to create an animated world made up of a massive number of credit cards