This plugin is a great alternative to the built in symmetry object that comes with Cinema 4D. You can model using symmetry without having to cut the object in half. Just simply place the True Symmetry Tag on a polygon object, enable symmetry, and begin modeling. You will see right away that the opposite side of your model is created without having to lift a finger. This is a useful modeling plugin for character modeling and all other modeling styles.
This plugin includes versions for Mac and Windows and works with Cinema 4D 10+.
We hope you enjoy this plugin as much as we enjoyed making it.
This plugin was created by Nebu, and Shawn Foster (emberintherain).
check out a quick tutorial Aleksey made over here: http://ace5studios.com/true-symmetry-cinema4d-make-your-life-easier-in-1-easy-step/
To avoid the bugs with the background, turn off "show plane" once you have set up your symmetry.
Here's a 55 minute tutorial about the awesome new Polygon Pen tool. (Replaces Create Polygon tool). Brush on polygons, tweaking points, edge and polygons without changing mode, extruding, auto welding points and edges, basic knife cutting, subdivide edge, curve edges and more. This video covers the Polygon Pen tool's entire functionality.
This tutorial is hosted on Vimeo. Clicking on the download link will take you there. You will be able to download the original high res version rather than watching the low quality streaming version.
Update: I've added a short section on deleting elements and using the tool with dynamic guides.
As a parting gift from running C4D Cafe, 3DKiwi presents his epic 8 1/2 hour tutorial series on how to UV map and paint with Cinema 4D / Bodypaint and all for free. The videos are hosted at Vimeo. There you will be able to stream the videos but for best video quality you should download the videos. The download button takes you to Vimeo where the videos are hosted plus you can download the scene files, resources, table of contents and errata.
Videos: Video 1 - Sample video. You don't actually need to download this as this video is included in Video 10 Video 2 - Getting started Video 3 - Abstract Image Painting Tutorial Video 4 - Paint Setup Wizard Video 5 - UV Tools Part 1 (UV Commands Tab) Video 6 - UV Tools Part 2 Video 7 - Projection Tab UV Mapping Modes / Cartoon Spaceship Painting Project Video 8 - Interactive Mapping and Subdivision Surfaces / HyperNURBS Stretching Video 9 - UV Mapping the Fred Character Video 10 - Extras / Miscellaneous / Errors (includes all of Video 1)