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MauricioPC

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About MauricioPC

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  • Birthday 03/12/1982

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    Mauricio
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    PC
  • C4D Ver
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    2d / 3d / Art

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  1. How to learn design hard surface models?

    This guy is a beast of 3D HS Design. He uses 3ds Max, but you'll get the idea. If you input your info, Ryan will send you a link with 3-classes from him for free. https://www.gameartinstitute.com/p/hard-surface-design-with-alex-senechal
  2. how can Blender be free?

    Well, maybe it's my computer. But generally when I'm doing sub-d modeling fun, in Blender, after 3-4 million I start getting into problems with Edit Poly. Generally takes forever to return and all. It basically hangs and eats my memory. I find it on par with Modo, but worse than Max/C4D. But from what I'm reading, this will be fixed in 2.8, so I'm hopeful. :)
  3. how can Blender be free?

    This is a great free training to start learning Blender. I recommend it. https://gumroad.com/l/Intro_To_Blender The only thing I wish Blender was better is in high poly objects. If you go to Edit Poly the chance of Blender crashing is very common.
  4. Cinema 4D R19 discussion!

    Well, all in all it's a packed update. More so than Modo/Maya this year. I really liked the changing on the demo to have a watermark, but the possibility of rendering a larger size image. Edit: MAXON decided to beat me up with my own words. If you buy Cinema 4D today, you get the MSA for free. If only I had the money. :) https://www.MAXON.net/en/news/MAXON-news/article/buy-cinema-4d-r18-now-and-save-triple/
  5. Cinema 4D R19 discussion!

    I'm past fighting this really. Most studios and most companies I know use Maya, so I have to use it despite it's rental scheme. It's the same with Adobe ... I started using Fusion, I bought Affinity, etc. It's cool and all and it's a option for maybe when I'm full freelance with complete projects as deliverables ... but if I want to collaborate, work in-site, etc, I need to use Adobe as long as the companies are using. I tried Blender several times. It's a great software, but I don't have fun using, so I actually am more prone to pay for a software that I find fun to work with. So with that in mind, Cinema 4D will only become cheaper than Maya after 3-years. That's why I say it's the most expensive right now. Now ... in 10-years I'll have spent more in Maya for sure, but who knows if I'll be alive or even doing 3D in 10-years. Renting Maya for 3-years: Renting C4D for 3-years on the 6-month contract: Buying C4D and paying for 2-years of MSA:
  6. Cinema 4D R19 discussion!

    I don't think anybody is giving a pass at Maya. Maya 2017 was terrible and got lots of complains. But if you see the last Maya 2017 update, there was a ton of new features and it's said that stability is improved. I'm only using Maya for particles and fluids (no BiFrost). I was able to push 40 million particles on an exercise and Maya 2017 didn't crash, even on my modest notebook. As for Modo ... go to the Foundry community. I would say they are more aggressive of lately than the C4D artists on this thread. Also keep in mind that today, apart from Houdini (and not really if you count Indie), Cinema 4D is the most expensive DCC out there.
  7. Cinema 4D R19 discussion!

    The same can be said the other way around if you do other things except Motion Graphics. If we read what it says on MAXON site, your assessment is right for the Broadcast version. Now, since the Studio version says "high-end 3D", I would say it's lacking in some areas. Wouldn't you?
  8. Cinema 4D R19 discussion!

    Well, you could always use Autodesk software. :) https://www.cadnauseam.com/2017/07/26/autodesk-confirms-its-own-unconscionable-conduct/
  9. Polystein Kit for Cinema 4D

    Don't forget Maya. :P https://gumroad.com/l/MeshBlend#
  10. Redshift / Renderstorm Giveaway Promo

    You guys do a great job with the forum. I'm not using C4D lately, but I keep coming back. :D
  11. Redshift / Renderstorm Giveaway Promo

    Really nice prize! Thanks Igor! :)
  12. Cinema 4D R19 discussion!

    While we wait, I just discovered this patreon user. Some pretty cool stuff with C4D. https://www.patreon.com/merkvilson
  13. Cinema 4D R19 discussion!

    Those who complain more generally are generalists. Is like Autodesk and 3ds Max users. Most are generalist or small shops and that's why the move from perpetual to rental pisses them off. You don't see Maya artists complaining that much? Mostly because Maya users are generally employees, so they really don't care about that since it's the company who buys the software, not them.
  14. Cinema 4D R19 discussion!

    Who said it was a stupid rule? I just asked who updates this thing? If I were to ask for help, I would start specifying all the important info, like C4D version, to begin with. Just checked and I can't add since the R14 Student/Education version is removed, which is the last I own. I'll add the R18 demo as I'm downloading it right now. Peace! :)
  15. Cinema 4D R19 discussion!

    Dave, in this case, come on. Who updates this damn thing with every version of new Cinema 4D? And why would I need to? Cheers.

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