Lynda – Unity: Timeline and Cinemachine

Lynda – Unity: Timeline and Cinemachine
English | Size: 582.3MB
Category: Tutorial

Unity is a great tool for 3D modeling and visualization-especially for architecture. But what if you want to add animation to your renderings, without having to keyframe? Luckily, Unity has two features that allow designers to animate visualizations in just a few steps. This course shows how to use the Timeline to animate with clips and recorded animation, and set up and manipulate cameras-to add motion along paths-with Cinemachine. Instructor George Maestri also offers tips for adding effects and transitions from Post Processing Stack 2.0 to your visualizations, for extra professional results. [Read more…]

Lynda – SketchUp Modeling Exteriors from Photos

Lynda – SketchUp: Modeling Exteriors from Photos
English | Size: 981.1MB
Category: Tutorial

This course takes you step-by-step through how to use SketchUp to create a texture-mapped 3D model of building exteriors using photos. Learn how to leverage photo-matching features to enhance and evolve a model from several vantage points. Scott Onstott demonstrates how to rough in building volumes and roof slopes, handle complex roof scenarios, adjust the model to match perspectives, work with textures, use a library of materials and more. [Read more…]

Lynda – Photoshop for Designers – Designing with Grids and Guides

Lynda – Photoshop for Designers – Designing with Grids and Guides
English | Size: 410.2MB
Category: Tutorial

Designing with grids is an essential part of any designer’s skill set. Guides, grids, and their related tools bring structure and consistency to designs. By suggesting visual relationships, they can also speed workflow and inspire the artwork itself. In this course, designer Nigel French introduces the fundamentals of guides and grids in Photoshop, showing how these tools can improve the way you use the application. Explore how to create, precisely position, delete, and show and hide guides. Learn about the different types of grids, and the "intelligent" features such as Smart Guides, snapping, the GuideGuide plugin, and the New Guide Layout tool. Discover how to set up your own modular layout grid, and then explore the different types of crop overlay grids, from the Rule of Thirds to the Golden Spiral. [Read more…]

Lynda – Migrating from AutoCAD to MicroStation Intermediate

Lynda – Migrating from AutoCAD to MicroStation Intermediate
English | Size: 465.9MB
Category: Tutorial

While MicroStation and AutoCAD share some similar elements, there are enough differences to make transitioning from one CAD application to the other somewhat challenging. If you’re planning on making the switch from AutoCAD to MicroStation, this course can help by illustrating how to leverage your existing AutoCAD knowledge to get up to speed with MicroStation. Jeanne Aarhus builds on the concepts covered in Migrating from AutoCAD to MicroStation, and provides a comparison between corresponding intermediate features in MicroStation V8i-SS4 and AutoCAD 2018. Jeanne covers additional draw commands, shares techniques for working with text and dimensions, explains how to use measure commands, and more. [Read more…]

Lynda – Luminar Essential Training

Lynda – Luminar Essential Training
English | Size: 557.5MB
Category: Tutorial

Luminar, from Skylum, is a powerful but affordable image-editing app for Mac and Windows. In this course, photographer, educator, and author Derrick Story steps through the essential features of Luminar, showing how to navigate and customize the interface, work with layers, and perform common tasks, such as retouching and replacing skies. Learn how to enhance images with its creative filters and presets, and perform more advanced techniques such as LUT mapping and converting to black and white. Derrick also includes a quick-start chapter to get experienced digital pros up and running with Luminar in minutes. [Read more…]

Lynda – Linux Firewalls and SELinux

Lynda – Linux: Firewalls and SELinux
English | Size: 285.68 MB
Category: Lynda

This course takes you through the basics of firewalls on Linux. Sean Colins shows you how to configure Firewalld for local protection, work with SELinux, and troubleshoot firewalls. He also covers iptables, default policies, port blocking, and port forwarding. Learn how to install GUI controls and utilities, manage zones and services, enable servers, set access controls, change ports, move files, and more. [Read more…]

Marketing to Humans Stefan Mumaw LYNDA

Marketing to Humans | Stefan Mumaw | LYNDA
English | Size: 532.11 MB
Category: Tutorial

Marketing can involve a lot of technology. But at the end of the day, it’s people that actually use our products and services. So why do some campaigns feel so unfriendly and uninspired? Marketers need to remember that we are marketing to humans.
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Marketing and Monetizing on YouTube | Anson Alexander | LYNDA

Marketing and Monetizing on YouTube | Anson Alexander | LYNDA
English | Size: 216.72 MB
Category: Tutorial

Learn how to start a YouTube channel to market a product or service and generate ad revenue. Join experienced YouTube optimizer Anson Alexander as he shares his strategies for succeeding on the world’s largest video platform. This course shows marketers and content creators how to market and monetize videos on YouTube, where more than 6 billion hours are watched monthly. [Read more…]

Lynda – Learning Astute Graphics for Illustrator

Lynda – Learning Astute Graphics for Illustrator
English | Size: 954.7MB
Category: Tutorial

The Astute Graphics plugins can help you be more precise, efficient, and creative with Adobe Illustrator. In this course, learn how these plugins can revolutionize the way you draw and edit artwork in Illustrator. Instructor Mike Rankin explains what each plugin does and discusses how these plugins can offer more efficiency and features not available in the native Illustrator tools. Mike covers drawing and editing with VectorScribe and InkScribe, aligning and arranging objects with ColliderScribe, creating beautiful symmetry with MirrorMe, and adjusting color and applying effects with Phantasm. He also goes over tools in DynamicSketch and WidthScribe that make drawing with a tablet even more natural and intuitive. [Read more…]

Lynda – Game Design Foundations: 2 Systems, Chance, and Strategy

Lynda – Game Design Foundations: 2 Systems, Chance, and Strategy
English | Size: 355.7MB
Category: Tutorial

Has your passion for gaming sparked an interest in game creation? If so, this course-the second installment in the Game Design Foundations series-can help to further acquaint you with the basics of game design, and provide you with the tools and skills you need to start fashioning your own virtual worlds. Join award-winning game designer Brenda Romero as she takes a detailed look at game systems, chance in games, and strategy in games. Brenda explains what a system is, exactly; provides examples of common game systems; and then dives into a discussion of game mechanics. Learn about the mechanics of chance and skill, the types of decisions in games, and more. [Read more…]