Aaron Sorensen of VFXCentral.net joins us this week to talk about his upcoming VFX Training Course, We talk Redshift and Octane of course, VR, Adobe, Maintaining your reel, and the most obvious topic….bidets.
I’m A Computa'
This week Octane Jesus and Sage join us. Matt snapchats the whole with his webcam, We talk about the boring Apple event, David’s 3 hour Beeple Party reel, Basecamp Sucks, Dave’s Octane Liscense issue, Octane De-noise, Redshift, Vray GPU, Hardware, GPUs, The new VR game Sage worked on, and Year of Our Lord.
Back to Business
Dave and Matt get back to business talk for a while and discuss what they’ve learned over the last few years about contracts, vetting clients, keeping clients, and getting paid on time. Also, bad websites, DFWC4D Fall 2018, Deadmau5, OSL, Octane 4 RC5, and the Rift called Quest.
Sage's PC Builds Page
Creatives on Board
New Divinci Resolve Class
MDC Colored Nature Best Entries / Finalist of the Motion Design Contest
Cinema 4D and Octane: How to create roads using directional textures.
Substance Painter in #VR
Animation Price Guide
Matt and Dave back from Iceland, New SOM Book, CTRL+Z Beeple Party, Octane 4 with R20 and Beeple’s People.
Vertex Title Sequence
Poliigon Material Converter Addon for Cinema 4D
Nitro Import SVG Preview
Siggraph 2018 Rewind - David Koss and Matt Milstead: Projection Mapping in Cinema 4D
Calder Moore River
Ornatrix for Cinema 4D BETA Testing
Phlegm Design Tutorial
Our hangout the night before HalfRez7
Short show before we finish our work and head to Half-Rez. R20 doppin’ like it’s hot, Apple AR, RTX talk, OSL Tilt Shift, Octane and Redshift talk, and more.
Apple takes a step towards its own version of Google Glass
Nvidia RTX 2080 outperforms the GTX 1080 Ti in this leaked 3DMark benchmark
Tilt OSL lens
Cinema 4D Tutorial - Create a Detailed Mars Landscape Using Octane Displacement
Cinema 4D Tutorial - Using Kitbash3D Models to Build a Space Colony in Octane
VFX Central - Forester Cinema 4D & Redshift Space Struggle Ep.2
Metro Exodus - Realtime Ray Tracing mit NVIDIA RTX
Shrek's Day Out
Edward Dole Demo Reel
Siggraph 2018 Show Floor Interviews
Gathering in the hotel to talk about what we're looking forward to at Siggraph 2018.
To Heck With You
Al Heck joins us to talk about C4D and video game design. Dave continues his tech and Windows woes, Light exclusions in Octane XB4, Unity v Unreal, Parallax Occlusion, MDC Meetup #3, and Beepe’s People.
Special Guest Chad Ashley, Matt’s new setup, HDRI Sky Pack, Half Rez, Awesome render engine talk, Maxon discussion, Apple’s Cluelessness, James Gunn and social media, and Woke Pooh.
100 Tileable Displacement/Alpha Patterns - Travis Davids
Why GPU Pricing Is About to Drop Even Further
New Maxon CEO Blog
Wren Betrays His Longest Love
Mindbender Showreel 2018
Tomin Work - Instagram (Cinema4D IRL)
Half Rez tickets on sale, Brograph Tour, Zima, Etch a Sketch Animator, GSG HDRI Skies, Smearballs new stuff, Cyriak’s new joint, Octane stuff, and Beeple’s People.
Forbes Otoy Article
Apple worked with Blackmagic on a new external GPU
Render wireframes in Cinema 4d and Octane
Jake Ferguson, Lead Designer - Counterpart Emmy Nom
Barton GPU Collection
Silverwing Quck(ish) Tip: Octane Adaptive Sampling
Willy Morgan is a 3rd person point and click graphic adventure.
New GSG HDRI Skies Pack
12088 3D printable scanned sculptures
Animation Workers Set To Receive $170 Million Payout From Wage-Theft Lawsuit
HAL 9000 - 2001: A Space Odyssey Tribute II
The Food Thief - Teaser Shot
The Food Thief Breakdown
Smearballs new reel
Deadmau5 - Monophobia (feat. Rob Swire) [Official Video]
Indigestion - Cyriak
Usdz File Format Specification
EJ Hassenfratz joins us to talk about the future of Maxon as they go through CEO changes and venture into AR. We talk about his recent trip as well as round 2 of his School of Motion course on C4D. Matt and Dave talk about their projection map at Busch Gardens, Beeple shows up in the live chat, Brochain updates, Octane ups and downs, and Realflow woes.
Busch Gardens Projection Map
Small foil test in Octane
Heading towards 10,000 in #OctaneBench Check this out ;)
Nvidia’s GeForce GTX 1180 could be unveiled next month
EJ’s tweet on Maxon changes
New Maxon CEO (Germany)
Nemetschek now owns 100% of Maxon
This is America Mac Paint
Always Up-to-Date Guide to Social Media Video Specs
Niantic shows off a stunning AR demo that lets Pikachu hide behind real-world objects
Building Displacement Pack 0
SOM - Is there a difference between a cheap and expensive Motion Design artist? Let’s find out!
SIGGRAPH Will Go In-Depth On The Making of ‘Incredibles 2’
TFM New HDRI Packs
David Ariew joins us again just like old times, we talk about his new music video on iTunes, talk render engines for a while, discuss using Youtube as a marketing tool, friending clients on social media, the Dunning–Kruger effect, Kerplunk, VR, video games, and more.
Janelle Kroll Stands Up For Relationships and the World on 'Walk With You': Listen
Walk with You - Janelle Kroll
Silver Wing Octane FB Thread on Poliigon
Channel Branding Lessons - Using The World Around You To Tell Stories (Brian Behm)
HIDDEN breakdown and project files:
Semi Permanent 2018 titles
Simulating Plant Life
About Form W-8BEN, Certificate of Status of Beneficial Owner for United States Tax Withholding and Reporting (Entities)
Go Guerilla - Paul Robinson - Film
How to Tell a Loved One They’re Coiling Cables Wrong
The Infinadeck Omnidirectional Treadmill - Smarter Every Day 192 (VR Series)
Cem Tezcan - Commedore 64
MJ Hegar Political Ad
SOM - How Cinema 4D Became the Best 3D App for Motion Design (Paul Babb)
FPS v SPF
Billy Chitkin joins us to talk about Redshift, networking, and working on-site as a contractor. We also discuss Coke branding, Sensitive Cube 365 days of Randorender, Somei’s new piece, Harware over/under-clocking, and more.
OPPO FIND X
Razer Blade 1060 safe temps
Squeeze the most out of your laptop – advanced tweaks (undervolting, overclocking and underclocking)
Final Deployment 4: Queen Battle Walkthrough
A Cheat Sheet for Social Media Video Aspect Ratios
TEDxSydey 2018 Titles: Humankind
Beat Saber Modding Guide [UPDATE] | Custom songs/Avatars/Sabers/Camera