Lynda – Toon Boom Storyboard Pro Essential Training (updated Aug 02, 2017)

Lynda – Toon Boom Storyboard Pro Essential Training (updated Aug 02, 2017)
English | Size: 4.3GB
Category: Tutorial

Storyboard Pro is the leading industry software for storyboard artists like Mark Simon. In this course, he shares the secrets to getting the most from the software, and tricks to make your storyboarding more efficient. Learn how to set up files, make notes and track changes, and share your boards with production, and get time-saving shortcuts along the way. Plus, discover how to use audio, moving cameras, and real-time animatics to make your story ideas stand out even more. [Read more…]

Lynda – Maya 2018 Essential Training

Lynda – Maya 2018 Essential Training
English | Size: 1.5GB
Category: Tutorial

Learn to create high-quality 3D models and animations in Maya 2018. This course covers the core Maya skills-modeling, texturing, rendering, and animation-within a real-world, project-based workflow. The techniques you’ll learn here translate equally well to film, motion graphics, game design, and animation. [Read more…]

Lynda com Element 3D Essential Training Tutorial-LeckerISO

Lynda com Element 3D Essential Training Tutorial-LeckerISO
English | Size: 2.42 GB
Category: Tutorial

Element 3D is a third-party plugin that allows actual 3D models to be created from scratch or exported to Adobe After Effects, and rendered and composited at a high level of quality and impressive speed. Element 3D Essential Training walks you through the entire workflow and feature set. Author Chad Perkins starts with an introductory project to get you comfortable with the overall workflow in Element 3D, including transforming objects, applying materials, and lighting scenes. The course then details how to create 3D text and shapes, apply translucency and reflections, animate objects, and polish your projects with effects like ambient occlusion and motion blur. The course concludes with an advanced project that leverages each of these techniques.
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Successful Negotiation Essential Strategies and Skills-University of Michigan

Successful Negotiation Essential Strategies and Skills-University of Michigan
English | Size: 2.35 GB
Category: CBTs

Welcome to Successful Negotiation: Essential Strategies and Skills! I am glad that you have decided to join the hundreds of thousands of learners who have made this course one of the most popular and highly-rated MOOCs worldwide.
By the time you complete this course, you should be able to confidently take the four steps that lead to negotiation success: [Read more…]

Lynda – After Effects CC 2017 Essential Training Editors and Post (updated Jul 03, 2017)

Lynda – After Effects CC 2017 Essential Training: Editors and Post (updated Jul 03, 2017)
English | Size: 1.4GB
Category: CBTs

In this course, Alan Demafiles covers the core aspects of After Effects commonly used in editing and post production: masks, shapes, type, logos, stills, animating, rendering, and exporting. To begin, Alan compares After Effects to Premiere Pro so you can see the similarities and differences. Then he dives into hands-on demonstrations of how to limit effects with masks, create elements with shape layers, use text templates, animate a logo, and create a 3D type extrusion. Next he shows you how to work with imported pictures, create a Z-space camera montage, change the speed of animations, and more. He wraps up by walking through outputting steps and then kicks off a challenge exercise where you can put your skills into practice. [Read more…]

Lynda – SED Essential Training

Lynda – SED Essential Training
English | Size: 292.31 MB
Category: CBTs

SED is the one of the original command line tools for parsing and transforming data on Unix, Linux, and Macintosh machines. David D. Levine helps you unlock the power of SED’s compact syntax in these lessons, which cover extracting, transforming, and manipulating data in files and data streams. He reviews the basic commands, including one you’ll never want to forget, and shows how to work with regular expressions. The course also covers SED’s more advanced programming features, which allow you to write simple programs and manage multiline pattern space, flow, and the hold buffer with a few simple keystrokes. Start here to learn the essentials of this versatile tool. [Read more…]

Lynda – PHP with MySQL Essential Training – 2 Build a CMS

Lynda – PHP with MySQL Essential Training – 2 Build a CMS
English | Size: 637.34 MB
Category: CBTS

This course-the second installment in a series-builds on the fundamentals of PHP with MySQL and teaches the intermediate concepts necessary to develop real-world web applications while creating a working content management system. Kevin Skoglund shows how to create dynamic navigation to allow public users to browse different pages of database-driven content. He demonstrates how to hide content from the public and to write functions which are context-sensitive and use argument options for conditional behavior. He shows how to implement user authentication and utilize PHP’s built-in password functions to securely regulate page access. Finally, he shows how related database tables can become nested resources by modifying and scoping functions. Along the way, Kevin provides practical advice and offers examples of best practices. [Read more…]

Lynda – PHP with MySQL Essential Training – 1 The Basics

Lynda – PHP with MySQL Essential Training – 1 The Basics
English | Size: 730.50 MB
Category: CBTs

PHP is a popular programming language and the foundation of many smart, data-driven websites. This comprehensive course from Kevin Skoglund helps developers learn to use PHP to build interconnected webpages with dynamic content which can pass data between pages. Learn how PHP can simplify the creation of forms, read and validate form data, and display errors. Kevin also covers the fundamentals of MySQL and how to use PHP to efficiently and securely interact with a database to store and retrieve data. Throughout the course, he provides practical advice and offers examples of best practices. [Read more…]

Lynda – Houdini Essential Training

Lynda – Houdini Essential Training
English | Size: 4.9GB
Category: CBTS

There’s a multitude of tools for 3D content creation on the market, and each has its own advantages and merits. Houdini-a leading package for 3D content creation-offers a procedural workflow that allows for powerful experimentation, system reusability, and overall process efficiency in building an array of assets and animations. While known for its VFX strengths, Houdini has powerful tools for end-to-end 3D production for projects ranging from photorealistic visual effects to stylized motion graphics. In this course, Scott Pagano starts from the ground up to provide you with a solid foundation in Houdini. [Read more…]

Lynda – Wacom Essential Training (updated Jun 22, 2017)

Lynda – Wacom Essential Training (updated Jun 22, 2017)
English | Size: 3.7GB
Category: CBTS

Wacom tablets are a popular alternative to the mouse for expressive painting, drawing, and navigating your computer with a pressure-sensitive pen. In this course, artist and teacher John Derry shows how to get you up and running with a Wacom tablet, from setting it up and getting accustomed to using the pen, to using the tablet with popular creativity and productivity applications. He also helps to familiarize you with the changes to the Wacom tablet over the past few years, including touch capability, and reviews the MobileStudio Pro pen computer, which offers a high-performance platform in a small package. Plus, learn about tablet ergonomics-which makes your Wacom even more compatible with your working conditions-and follow a few exercises to warm up your drawing arm. [Read more…]