ArtStation – Illustrating with Reference with Craig Elliott

ArtStation – Illustrating with Reference with Craig Elliott
English | Size: 1.0GB
Category: Tutorial

In this course, Craig Elliott covers the sketch stage using pencil on paper and working through iterations of that sketch in Photoshop. Craig demonstrates how he blocks in values and then adds color to the work. He discussed the use, lighting and posing of the model as well as adapting the reference to your illustration. [Read more…]

New Masters Academy – All reference images

New Masters Academy – All reference images
English | Size: 4.1GB
Category: Tutorial


Here are all the reference files from the new masters academy. Neatly packaged in a zip file.
If anyone has ‘understanding drawing’ by Volker i would really appreciate it.

Compressed and reuploaded for those with clients that cannot handle excessive file counts [Read more…]

Livemodelbooks – Models for Life Drawing, Sculpting and Reference

Livemodelbooks – Models for Life Drawing, Sculpting and Reference
English | Size: 2.2 GB
Category: Tutorial


This collection puts you in the studio with eleven professional art models in over a hundred beautifully photographed full color poses. Work with the human figure on your schedule, anywhere and any time you want.

-Hone your skills
-Practice new techniques
-Try new materials
-Find inspiration
-Study a variety of models in fine detail.
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Artstation – Using PureRef – A Better Way to Work With Reference by Boxed Lunch

Artstation – Using PureRef – A Better Way to Work With Reference by Boxed Lunch
English | Size: 103.7MB
Category: Tutorial


Using PureRef: A Better Way to Work With Reference

I always thought a better way must exist to work with reference but could never find it. Recently, I discovered PureRef and it has drastically improved my workflow. Better Yet! It’s FREE!

In this 26-minute video, I show you everything you will need to know to start utilizing, sharing, and organizing your reference images within PureRef.
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Create your own UNIQUE reference with Design Doll

Create your own UNIQUE reference with Design Doll
English | Size: 523.0MB
Category: Tutorial

19 Lessons (37m)

Design Doll is a free easy to use 3D software that is perfect to create awesome and unique references. In this class Cynthia Soto teachs everything there’s to know to start creating your own 3D references to give life and movement to your characters. [Read more…]

DT-Maya Rendering Nodes Reference Library 3D Textures

DT-Maya Rendering Nodes Reference Library 3D Textures
English | Size: 337 MB
Category: Tutorial

In this series of lessons, we’ll be taking a detailed look at each of Maya’s Hypershade rendering nodes.

Each video in this course is a self-contained lesson centering on one of Maya’s Hypershade nodes. This means that these lessons can be viewed in any order you wish, allowing you to jump straight to the content that is most relevant to you. Over the course of these lessons, we’ll discuss all of the attributes found in each of Maya’s material types, we’ll take a detailed look at each of Maya’s 2d and 3d texture types, we’ll explore the various general utility and color utility nodes found in Maya as well as many more of the nearly 100 maya rendering nodes found in the hypershade. [Read more…]

DT-Maya Rendering Nodes Reference Library 2D Textures

DT-Maya Rendering Nodes Reference Library 2D Textures
English | Size: 298 MB
Category: Tutorial

In this series of lessons we will take an in-depth look at each of Maya’s 2D texture nodes

Topics include importing images and image sequences using the File node, understanding the attributes found in the Fractal texture node, creating animated textures using the Movie node, and much more. [Read more…]

Digital Tutors – Maya Rendering Node Reference Library General Utilities

Digital Tutors – Maya Rendering Node Reference Library: General Utilities
English | Size: 609 MB
Category: Tutorial

In this course we will discuss Maya’s General Utility Hypershade nodes

We will be discussing topics such as using the bump 2D and bump 3D nodes in order to create bump-mapping effects, using the condition node to create dynamically-changing shading networks, using the array mapper node to shade particles, using the sampler info node to create complex shading effects, just to name a few of the nodes we’ll be exploring. [Read more…]

Livemodelbooks – Models for Life Drawing, Sculpting and Reference

Livemodelbooks – Models for Life Drawing, Sculpting and Reference
English | Size: 2.2 GB
Category: Tutorial

This collection puts you in the studio with eleven professional art models in over a hundred beautifully photographed full color poses. Work with the human figure on your schedule, anywhere and any time you want.

-Hone your skills
-Practice new techniques
-Try new materials
-Find inspiration
-Study a variety of models in fine detail.
[Read more…]

Cinema 4D Volumes Reference Series Volume Builder

Cinema 4D Volumes Reference Series Volume Builder
English | Size: 280.9MB
Category: Tutorial

Cinema 4D Volumes Reference Series Volume Builder

Cineversity
Instructor
Athanasios Pozantzis (NoseMan) [Read more…]