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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

February 13, 2014

This new video tutorial by the VFX pros at 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,'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

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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

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

August 29, 2013

A dark burrow, a toad, a luminous dragonfly. These are the ingredients for a new film project by Alex Lehnert and Josh Johnson, created with MAXON CINEMA 4D R15!

August 21, 2013

Race games for iPads are nothing new. But simulating a scale-model racetrack is! And this is exactly what Thirdframe Studios did using MAXON CINEMA 4D.

August 19, 2013

First Motion Graphics Event in Latin America, September 24-25, 2013, in Bogota, Colombia

August 19, 2013

To learn CINEMA 4D, Mike Winkelmann created a mini project every day, 365 days a year for several years!

August 12, 2013

David Lewandowski uses CINEMA 4D for Flying Lotus video starring Elijah Wood

July 31, 2013

For architects it can be difficult to demonstrate one’s abilities to clients. Drawings and models are one possibility – a film in which a virtual structure plays the leading role, another.

July 25, 2013

Character artist Can Erduman shows you how to create a flexible lip-sync rig with MAXON CINEMA 4D


July 15, 2013

Those who want to create interactive applications and games with Unity 3D are in need of content, and CINEMA 4D is the ideal tool to create that!

July 1, 2013

3D Software Cited for Superior Flexibility and Control in Creating Large-Scale Stained Glass Public Art Installation at New U.S. Courthouse in Austin, Texas

June 28, 2013

Better late than never! The deadline for the ‘Your World, Reimagined’ design competition is approaching fast. Entry deadline is August 16, 2013!

June 26, 2013

It was celebration time again for MAXON at the Macworld Awards 2013, held in London on June 20, 2013.

June 20, 2013

With the v2 release of their plugin, puts high-end particle and fluid effects in the hands of every CINEMA 4D user.

June 17, 2013

This brand new tutorial focuses on how to create stunning visual effects shots using CINEMA 4D's Projection Man and various other techniques.

May 23, 2013

When you want to make a reboot of Asteroids with a strong Anime touch, you better have good GFX Tools ready, like MAXON's CINEMA 4D!

May 22, 2013

3D plant specialist Laubwerk now also supports CINEMA 4D

May 22, 2013

Emiliano Topete was not supposed to use 3D for his episode of Imaginantes. But Emiliano used MAXON CINEMA 4D to turn the tables!

May 21, 2013

This new video tutorial from Digital Tutors is tailored to the needs of medical visualization specialists.

May 17, 2013

Oliver Higgins explains how MAXON CINEMA 4D offered the tools required for a post-planning building animation.

May 3, 2013

In this new video tutorial, motion designer Simon Fiedler explains basic functions for CINEMA 4D's node-based expression system, XPresso.

April 29, 2013

Adam Heslop explains how MAXON CINEMA 4D put the fizz into Coca-Cola's 2012 Olympics installation

April 29, 2013

Save 50% on Xfrog Plug-ins and plant models for CINEMA 4D

April 26, 2013

Whether motion graphics or compositing – MAXON puts the spotlight on integration at this year’s FMX.

April 15, 2013

Step-by-step instruction on how to create unique and convincing walk cycles using CINEMA 4D!

April 10, 2013

Architectural visualization professionals use MAXON CINEMA 4D to enthrall architects and their clients with structures that have yet to be built.

April 3, 2013

A high-bay warehouse is decorated with a 28 m x 17 m image! A herculean task that was mastered by MAXON CINEMA 4D.

April 2, 2013

Digital Tutors has created a detailed training tutorial that reveals the secrets of CINEMA 4D's powerful MoGraph feature

March 18, 2013

For 3D Artist Mike Winkelmann (aka Beeple) Every Visual Has a Corresponding Beat!

March 18, 2013

How an artist who once dreamed of being a bodybuilder became a successful medical animator thanks to CINEMA 4D and Arnold Schwarzenegger.

March 15, 2013

Beamer projections are a crowd favorite at any live event. But before anything can be projected, content has to be created – and this is where MAXON CINEMA 4D comes in!

March 12, 2013

A good logo design is good to have – but replacing a well-known logo with a new one can be tricky.

March 11, 2013

Two nutty aliens crash into a UFO full of alien vagabonds – a potentially hillarious situation, and one that was animated using MAXON CINEMA 4D.

March 10, 2013

Vertex Pusher is one of the most popular vendors for high-quality CINEMA 4D training in the CINEMA 4D community and has been praised as the ultimate training source for CINEMA 4D.

February 14, 2013

Challenging project for KIA Motors mastered by design studio Moss & Dew using MAXON CINEMA 4D.

February 14, 2013

A rye field, children playing near a dangerous cliff – all elements of a short film with a timeless theme, created using MAXON CINEMA 4D.

February 13, 2013

Where exactly do relief funds flow? MAXON CINEMA 4D was used to create a short film that wants to offer answers to this much-discussed question.

February 13, 2013

Discover why a thriving college, nestling in the hills of Lancashire, is training students with MAXON CINEMA 4D!

February 11, 2013

New digital-tutors Tutorial Leads MAXON CINEMA 4D Artists Through the Complete Process of Animation Polishing.

February 11, 2013

To augment the Keynote speech of Ericsson CEO Hans Vestberg, short film was created that showed the company’s history in time lapse.

February 11, 2013

74 lessons streamline 3D learning for users at all levels.

February 8, 2013

Extensive New Training Released for Mastering Fundamentals and Advanced New Features.

February 6, 2013

The Swiss broadcaster SRF rolls out more than just wrapping paper for its Christmas campaign

January 25, 2013

Stephen Tolfrey creates a miniature paper version of the critically acclaimed band using CINEMA 4D, by Steve Jarratt