Lynda – Apache Spark Essential Training: Big Data Engineering


Lynda – Apache Spark Essential Training: Big Data Engineering
English | Size: 379.9 MB
Genre: eLearning

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GumRoad – Zbrush 4R7 ‘ Robot Head’ modeling tutorial series

GumRoad – Zbrush 4R7 ‘ Robot Head’ modeling tutorial series
English | Size: 1.1GB
Category: CBTs

This course is a look at various methods of modeling hard-surface elements in Zbrush 4R7, through the creation of a robot head based on an original concept by Darren’FightPunch’Bartley. I demonstrate many different ways to get parts out quickly for either concepting or the creation of hard-surface high-poly bake meshes for game asset creation.
The content is fully narrated and explained: 90% is real-time; 10% is 1.5 speed(also narrated) Duration: 3.5 hours [Read more…]

FxPhd MTH101 – Mathematics For Visual Effects & Design

FxPhd MTH101 – Mathematics For Visual Effects & Design
English | Size: 2.64 GB
Category: CBTs

This course aims to provide a basis for Maths for the Artist that says "If I’d known Maths would have been central to effects and animation I would have paid attention in school!" Mike Seymour works through the major areas of maths that are useful to understand for visual effects and animation. This really is a maths course, teaching you both actual maths and the principles of areas of maths in more advanced areas. The aim is to equip you with the tools you need and to demystify the jargon – so you can understand the principles and approaches we use maths for everyday in production and post. [Read more…]

FXPHD – NUK304 – Advance Nuke

FXPHD – NUK304 – Advance Nuke
English | Size: 3.13 GB
Category: Tutorial

This advanced Nuke course is designed as the followup to our NUK204 intermediate level course. Professor Sean Deveraux will work throug several short projects during the term which are designed to focus on real world tasks and key strengths of Nuke. [Read more…]

FXPHD – NUK242 NUKE Tips and Tricks, Volume 3

FXPHD – NUK242 NUKE Tips and Tricks, Volume 3
English | Size: 2.4GB
Category: CBTs

Continuing the “Tips and Tricks for Nuke” series, Hugo Léveillé builds upon the previous courses, showing useful production tricks that you can apply in your scripts. These tips are as short as 5 minutes to some over 45 minutes and are aimed to help you in your everyday compositing. We think this is going to be an incredibly popular series to help you take your skills to the next level.
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FXPHD – NUK236 NUKE Tips & Tricks for TDs

FXPHD – NUK236 NUKE Tips & Tricks for TDs
English | Size: 548.6MB
Category: CBTs

In this course, you’ll learn useful python techniques for Nuke that you can use in your own code. Prof Hugo Léveillé will show you how you can use the regular expressions module, which is a module that a lot of people don’t use because of its somewhat complicated syntax. You’ll also see how to build a shot time calculator inside Nuke using the threading module as well as some other techniques along the way.
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FXPHD – MYA310 Lookdev and Lighting with Maya and Arnold

FXPHD – MYA310 Lookdev and Lighting with Maya and Arnold
English | Size: 7.3GB
Category: CBTs

This project-based course will cover all the aspects for the look development and lighting to prepare our dinosaur named Boelthor in Maya and Arnold as well as integrate it in the plate.
This course will take you through a full review of how to integrate our asset in the plate, making a layout in 3D with the EXIF info of the photo, setup the displacement base on the Zbrush maps, implement our different maps like color, specularity and bump, create a turntable and create a lightrig with direct lighting and HDRI.
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FXPHD – C4D222 Cinema 4D Particles Masterclass

FXPHD – C4D222 Cinema 4D Particles Masterclass
English | Size: 5.0GB
Category: Tutorial

In this Cinema 4D Particle Masterclass, R.P. da Costa goes beyond the basic particle tools available in Cinema 4D and discusses several workflow problems and solutions aimed at real life particle productions. He focuses on topics like inspiration, getting creative with emitters, particle layering strategies, and many X-Particles workflow tips.
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FXPHD – AFX304 Advanced Scripting for After Effects, Part 2

FXPHD – AFX304 Advanced Scripting for After Effects, Part 2
English | Size: 1.2GB
Category: CBTs

This course by Mathis Möhl continues the scripting project from Advanced Scripting for After Effects, Part 1 and mainly concentrates on the following three advanced topics:
1) Gulp Build System
2) Collaboration with Git
3) Scripting the Render Queue
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FXPHD – AFX303 Advanced Scripting for After Effects, Part 1

FXPHD – AFX303 Advanced Scripting for After Effects, Part 1
English | Size: 904.2MB
Category: CBTs

You already have some experience with scripting in After Effects (or attended the Beginner Scripting Course AFX226)? Then this course will take your scripting work to the next level! In the course, scripting expert Mathias Möhl will focus on three aspects: scripting tools, clean code and hands-on examples.
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