Pluralsight Game Prop Texturing Fundamentals

Pluralsight Game Prop Texturing Fundamentals
English | Size: 2.5GB
Category: Tutorial

Creating the best prop model for video game development can be a complex task to fully understand. There are polycounts, unwraps, baking, textures, and many other things which all need to be set up correctly, otherwise your final in-game prop will look flawed. This course, Game Prop Texturing Fundamentals, will help you solve and understand those various difficult concepts. You will learn how to create a simple and effective low poly model and what kind of polycount or triangle count you should have. You’ll also learn how to unwrap and bake details from your high poly model perfectly in Substance Painter. Finally, you’ll create textures inside Substance Painter using many procedural methods to create a game prop that you can import into Unity 5. By the end of this course, you’ll be able to create detailed props that are ready for game development environments. Software required: zbrush 4r7, Substance Painter 2, 3Ds Max 2017, Unity 5. [Read more…]

Pluralsight – Game Mechanic Design Fundamentals

Pluralsight – Game Mechanic Design Fundamentals
English | Size: 387.9MB
Category: Tutorial

Learn the basics of Game Mechanic Design and the ideologies and iteration that went into planning the game systems of Swords and Shovels.

Do you have an idea for a stellar game world, but aren’t sure how to figure out the gameplay loop? If so, Game Mechanic Design Fundamentals is the course for you. First, analyze the game’s objectives. Next, find the fun within your world. Finally, document and analyze your gameplay, and prepare yourself to iterate after prototyping. Upon completion of this course, you’ll have the understanding and skills necessary to start documenting mechanics for your future game.
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INE – GIT Fundamentals TUTOR

INE – GIT Fundamentals TUTOR
English | Size: 405.55 MB
Category: Tutorial

GIT Fundamentals introduces the popular open source version control system. Through lectures and hands-on exercises, you will learn how to setup and configure GIT on your local system, create a local repository, create projects, commit files, clone a repository, push changes to a remote repository, create and apply patches, revert changes, merge branches and manage file conflicts. GIT basics such as storage mechanisms, architecture and branching strategies will also be thoroughly covered. Users who complete this course will have the foundational skills necessary to successfully work on a GIT based project. This course is based upon GIT 2.14 [Read more…]

FrontendMasters – Webpack 4 Fundamentals

FrontendMasters – Webpack 4 Fundamentals
English | Size: 1.54 GB
Category: CBTs

Learn the core concepts of Webpack 4 with Sean Larkin – maintainer of Webpack. You’ll start entirely from scratch by adding webpack with npm and separate your dev and production environments. Then you’ll learn to lazy load your JavaScript through code splitting, remove code you don’t need through tree shaking, and control your entire build pipeline with popular loaders and plugins from the Webpack ecosystem. Be confident in building and shipping your code with Webpack – the open source bundler responsible for powering some of the most popular and high-performance web applications! [Read more…]

Daniel Thiger – Substance Fundamentals Tutorial

Daniel Thiger – Substance Fundamentals Tutorial
English | Size: 351.7MB
Category: Tutorial

These videos show the core lessons that I have learned in my own journey. Essentially, I’m putting together the resources I wish I had access to when I first started out.

Each tutorial contains multiple examples, where I’ll be building from scratch, and narrating each step along the way. The focus is not on building complete materials, but on learning how to use nodes, and how to approach problems. These lessons will help to form a good foundation for anyone starting out. [Read more…]

Lynda – Mixed Reality Development Fundamentals

Lynda – Mixed Reality Development Fundamentals
English | Size: 1.0GB
Category: Tutorial

Learn how to develop immersive mixed reality (MR) applications using popular tools, including Unity. This course starts by covering headset selection and basic development techniques. Downloading, installation, and setup steps are covered, followed by a tour of the interface. Then, learn how to set up scenes and begin using the camera and gaze features to integrate movement. Next, find out how to configure the speech and audio features. Finish the course by learning about optimizing and debugging an app using Visual Studio 2017, then deploying to the Windows Online Store. [Read more…]

CreativeLive – Night Photography Fundamentals

CreativeLive – Night Photography Fundamentals
English | Size: 1.80 GB
Category: Photography

There’s more to night photography than stars and hikes. The vibrance of color can be found in capturing the stars, a city skyline at twilight, or even car trails amidst a forest. Gabriel Biderman is a self taught photographer who enjoys the process of taking an image. In Night Photography 101, he’ll cover how to get started taking photos in the dark.
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Udemy – Primer on Blockchain and Bitcoin Fundamentals and Use Cases

Udemy – Primer on Blockchain and Bitcoin: Fundamentals and Use Cases
English | Size: 1.17 GB
Category: Business :Misc

Welcome to this Blockchain and Bitcoin course that will teach you everything you need to understand Blockchain and cryptocurrency on a technical level and assess their business impact! This course will help you to form your own opinions about the merits of Blockchain technology as well as business use cases. It will also provide an introduction to buying, storing and trading cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum.
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Packt Docker Fundamentals-XQZT

Packt Docker Fundamentals-XQZT
English | Size: 4.64 GB
Category: CBTs

Docker is a leading software container platform. Using containers, Docker guarantees that a particular application will always run the same, regardless of where it’s deployed.

The course begins with a basic introduction to Docker, and explore our first Hello world! example. You then move on to Docker installation and more Hello world! examples on various platforms, and explore the Docker architecture and its major components such as the Docker Registry, Docker containers, and so on. Moving ahead, you will delve deeply into understanding Docker containers – one of the most important features in Docker. We also look at container and data management, customizing Docker images using Dockerfile, uploading images to the registry, and Dockerfile best practices. Along with learning Docker, you will also learn how Docker simplifies DevOps automation. [Read more…]

Lynda – Maya Fundamentals of Medical Animations

Lynda – Maya: Fundamentals of Medical Animations
English | Size: 886.1MB
Category: Tutorial

Info: Medical animations indulge our curiosity about the human body by allowing us to peer within at key biological processes and anatomy. They are valuable communication tools for teaching healthcare professionals, trainees, and the general public about the wonders of the human body. In this course, learn about the basic principles and techniques of 3D medical animation using Autodesk Maya 2018. Discover where to find good resources and references, how to use the Protein Data Bank to download 3D models for molecular animation, and how to approach storyboarding. Learn how to create some basic medical animations, including cell division and blood cell flow. Plus, explore common visual aesthetics in medical animations and see how to use lighting and material shading to make your animations stand out. [Read more…]