Maxon Cinema 4D Training - Weekend

Level: Intermediate

Duration: 2 days

Cost (ex VAT)

Company: £345

Self-funding: £295

Online: £275

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Overview of the course
Want to learn Maxon Cinema 4D, but don’t have the time to attend our regular courses during the week? Then Cinema 4D Weekend is certainly for you! During this two-day weekend course, our expert instructors will teach you the fundamentals of creating 3D animations. You will familiarise yourself with the concept of 3D environments, learn how to navigate inside Cinema 4D, create 3D models and animations, work with text in 3D and render the results to different file formats.

The duration and the outline of this course is exactly the same as Cinema 4D – Beginner, but the price is  reduced and it is only available over the weekends. Whether you are a student, or an employee who is working full-time, you can take advantage of this weekend course to learn all the essential Cinema 4D skills you need!

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We are committed to providing you with the best possible Maxon Cinema 4D training experience. That’s why we have a number of options to make the whole training process more manageable and put your mind at ease. Simply put, we want ensure that you actually learn Cinema 4D inside out. All you need to do is to focus on the learning part, rather than worrying about the small details. We take care of those. Here’s how:

Attend in Person or Online
You can choose to attend your Cinema 4D training course either in person, or as an online student. If you would like to attend in person, you would physically be in the classroom where the training takes place. The training sessions are held at our centrally located Canary Wharf training studios in London. If you wish to attend the training from your home or office, you would be connected to the same classroom over the internet and follow the exact same class as you would do in person. You would be able to see and hear your instructors as well as their monitors and ask any questions, like you would if you were physically there. 

Money-Back Guarantee
If you are not truly satisfied with your Maxon Cinema 4D training course, neither are we. Let us know on the first day of the course and we will go the extra mile to make things right. If you are still not happy, we will refund 100% of your money.

Funding your Cinema 4D Course
We understand that it may not always be very easy to pay for your Maxon Cinema 4D training upfront. That’s why we offer a payment plan, which allows you to spread the payment of your training over 6 months with no interest or 12 months with only 10% interest.

24-Month Free Class Retake
Once you complete your Cinema 4D course, you can come back and attend the same training session(s) that you’ve completed to within 24 months. This is especially useful when a new version of Cinema 4D is released, and you would like to retrain on the most up-to-date version of the software. Otherwise, you can just come and resit the same course to refresh your skills. 

Lifetime Support
After your Cinema 4D training, you will have access to our email and telephone support for a lifetime. You can contact us for any technical questions related to what you’ve learned on your Cinema 4D course. We aim to get back to you with an answer within one business day.

Tailored Training
If you are working on a specific project, or would like to learn a certain aspect of Cinema 4D, we can arrange a Tailored Training course for you. Our highly skilled advisors sit together with our Maxon Certified Cinema 4D instructors to create a custom course outline for you, based on your needs. We then can prepare the course, which can be run at our training studios in London or online, as well as your own premises both in the U.K. and abroad. We’ve trained individuals and companies from more than 25 countries worldwide.

This course is for…
Students and full-time employees, who do not have the time during the week to attend one of our scheduled courses. The content of the course is suitable for those who are just starting off their image manipulation journey. Even if you have some experience in using this application, you will certainly find this class useful, as it will help you rid yourself from some of the bad habits you might have picked up over time.

Prerequisites
You do not need any prior knowledge of the software, in order to attend this course. However, you should have a basic understanding of your computer’s operating system – such as launching an application, creating folders, saving files and copying them onto a different drive.

About the application
Maxon Cinema 4D is one of the most valuable tools for any designer, who works in TV, film, web and print industries. This powerful tool is used to create high-end 3D models, animations and renders. Cinema 4D’s ability to create procedural and polygonal models, eye catching animations, realistic textures and integration with other applications make this tool an invaluable asset for a successful 3D designer.

Introduction
  • Touring the interface
  • Understanding the 3D environment
  • Tools and panels
  • Workspaces
Modelling
  • Parametric shapes
  • Deformers
  • All about Splines
  • NURBS objects
  • Polygon Modelling
  • Textures
  • Integration with Illustrator
  • Working with text
3D Scenes
  • Creating floor and sky
  • Working with Lights
  • Shadows and textures
  • Material Manager
  • Working with reflection, transparency, and colour
  • Projection mapping 
Animation
  • Key concepts
  • Working with the timeline
  • Using keyframes
  • Animating objects
  • Animating cameras
  • Animating lights
  • Working with paths
Rendering
  • Render settings
  • Rendering a view
  • Rendering for print
  • Rendering for video
  • Rendering alpha channels
  • Render Queue
  • Different file formats

Group Bookings

If you make a booking for three or more people to the same course, you can claim an additional 15% discount for each student from the original price of this course.

Education and Non-profit Organisations

If you are working for a non-profit organisation or an educational establishment, you can claim an additional 15% discount on all our courses.

Training Credits

Our Training Credits Scheme is the most cost-effective way to train your entire team. With this scheme, you buy training days up front and use them over one year. To see full details, visit our Training Credits Page.

Early Bird

If you book this course at least three months in advance, you can claim 15% discount from the original price.

Students and Freelancers

We know how difficult it can be to try and self-fund a course – that’s why we introduced a 15% discount to all university students and those who work as freelancers.

Use the form below to make an enquiry about this course or to make a booking. One of our consultants will respond to your enquiry immediately during usual business hours.