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Cinema 4D Daily Render Scifi Scene with Octane Render

Create epic SciFi Scene in Cinema 4D and Octane in just 1 day

Take your art to the next level with daily renders!

Create your own daily renders in Cinema 4D and Octane!

About the Course.

In this C4D Course we’ll learn how to create a Scifi Scene in Cinema 4D.

We’ll look at the value of creating Daily Renders and explore ways to quickly build 3D assets with the tools in Cinema 4D, Daz 3D and Octane Renderer.

You don’t need to be a professional modeler or 3D artist. I’ll show you some tips and tricks you can do to save time and create an artwork like this within just 1 day!

Daily renders are super popular on Instagram and other social media, so it’s going to be great for your online portfolio. 

What we cover in the course...

Part 1
Introduction to Daily Renders
We'll start by learning about daily renders and how they can improve your work dramatically. We'll also look at some great examples from other artists.
Part 1
Part 2
Daz Studio Setup
We'll design and pose our hero character in the free character building software Daz 3D. We'll also look at best practices for importing Daz models into Cinema 4D and we supply a pre-built pose you can use for your own model.
Part 2
Part 3
Model Resources
We'll show you a load of great free resources where you can get epic 3D Models and Props for your scenes to save time.
Part 3
Part 4
Scene Setup and Composition
We'll look at the fundamentals of composition for staging a eye-pleasing scene.
Part 4
Part 5
Modeling Props
We'll built our own 3D assets and props and look at procedural modelling and sculpting techniques.
Part 5
Part 6
Lighting and Texturing & Rendering in Octane Renderer
We'll create dramatic volumetric lighting in Octane. And set up realistic materials with Octanes built in Dirt Shader. Then we'll set up a super fast Octane Render for photorealistic results.
Part 6
Part 7
Post Production
We'll composite our scene and add the finishing touches in After Effects.
Part 7
Part 8
Bonus: Adding Dust or Snow Particles in the Environment
We'll use Cinema 4D's inbuilt particle system to add Dust or Snow to our image and make our scene more dramatic.
Part 8

Made by our students.

Wil Johnson (AKA Jupiter Machine)
Wil Johnson (AKA Jupiter Machine)
Neda Rostami
Luiz Eugenio
Luke Taylor
Ramon Beraldo

What you get when you sign up.

Over 15 Video Lessons​

This is your ultimate guide to creating beatiful daily renders in Cinema 4D and Octane. We cover loads of essential topics in C4D as well as tips and tricks to create an artowrk within just 1 day.

Downloadable Assets

Every course features a range of high quality downloadable resources to help you through the learning process.

Full HD Video​

No low quality videos here! All of our video lessons are full HD so you can follow along in style. Our dynamic media player ensures the optimal video experience.​

Multilingual Subtitles​

All courses can be viewed with English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian, Arabic, Chinese, Korean or Japanese subtitles! The audio is in English.

Full Learning Support​

Got questions? Ask your instructor directly and get help fast. Each lesson has a nifty help feature so you can ask questions and engage with the instructor and other students.​

Unlimited Access​

Access your courses anywhere via desktop, laptop or mobile. Unlimited access means once you've enrolled you can access your course forever!​

What people are saying about the course...


Adding Dust or Snow Particles in the Environment

We’ll use Cinema 4D’s inbuilt particle system to add Dust or Snow to our image and make our scene more dramatic.

Cinema 4D - Daily Render Scifi Scene with Octane Render.

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£ 35.99 One-time payment
  • Tick Created with Sketch. Lifetime Access
  • Tick Created with Sketch. Immediate Start
  • Tick Created with Sketch. 2.5 hours of on-demand video
  • Tick Created with Sketch. 15 Step-by-step video lessons
  • Tick Created with Sketch. Bonus Lesson on Dust and Snow Partciles
  • Tick Created with Sketch. Final project file in Octane
  • Tick Created with Sketch. Daz preset poses
  • Tick Created with Sketch. Resources PDF to find out where you can get free models
  • Tick Created with Sketch. Private Group and Forum Membership
  • Tick Created with Sketch. Subtitles in 9 Languages
  • Tick Created with Sketch. Access on Desktop and Mobile
  • Tick Created with Sketch. Online Support & Student Discussion
  • Tick Created with Sketch. 30-Day Money-Back Guarantee
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100% Risk-Free Money Back Guarantee.

We’re pretty confident you’ll learn some great new skills, so all of our courses come with a 30 Day money back guarantee. Happy Days! See our refunds policy for details.

Dave Bergin

Your Instructor - Mograph Artist

Hey it’s Dave from CG Shortcuts! I’m a freelance 3D and Motion Graphics Artist based in London where I’ve been working and teaching in the industry for over 15 years.

What past students have to say about this course...

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Frequently Asked Questions.

In this course we’ll learn how to create a Scifi Scene in Cinema 4D. We’ll look at the value of creating Daily Renders and explore ways to quickly build 3D assets with the tools in Cinema 4D, Daz 3D and Octane Renderer.

We cover many of Cinema 4D’s tools in this course including Deformers, Mograph, Sculpting, Camera, Shader creation etc. These skills can be used in all areas of your 3D work beyond what we create in the course.

A basic level of Cinema 4D should be fine for this course.

All you need is Maxon Cinema 4D and Octane Renderer (After Effects and Daz studio optional) – don’t worry if you don’t have them because you can download a free demo to start learning straight away.

You can complete most lessons without any plugins but the rendering section uses the Octane Render Plugin. You can also download a demo for this plugin.

Lifetime access to the course videos (2.5 hours over 18 videos) , 1 x C4D Project Project File, 2 x Daz 3D Prebuilt poses and 1 x Resources PDF. You’ll also get access to our exclusive Facebook Group.

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