Cinema 4D – 3D software
X-Particles software for Cinema 4D.
Otoy – GPU based render engine called Octane Render.
Red Shift Render Engine – GPU render engine.
Substance Painter – 3D Texture software
- Houdini 3D Software
Videos of 3D artist showing how the use c4d to create projects – lots of amazing tips
- greyscalegorilla.com/tutorials/#allGreat tutorials for C4D – Newer tutorials tend use their plugins that cost money.
EJ – 3D Artist who has some great tutorials – very easy to follow.
User groups and Forums
Forum of 3D Artists.
Users of the octane render engine – nice to see people share work.
Subscription based website for 3d textures.
Marketplace for 3d models – Good place to look at topology of 3d models.
Ash Thorp’s incredible podcast – a must listen.
Real down to earth motion graphic bro’s that talk about the ins and outs of the industry.
Motion Graphics Tutorials
30 great tutorials showing how to use after effects
One of the oldest After Effects based tutorial sites – lots of polished FX here
Current examples of motion graphic work
Break downs of title sequences from movies
Motion Graphic Artists