For all those of you that have been asking how to model a car in Cheetah3D I finally put a tutorial together. In the video I box model the car starting with a simple cube and work around the various challenges that you will encounter.
Loads of people ask for car tutorials and up to now I’ve avoided making one. There are a few reasons but the main one is they take a lot of time and it’s difficult to make a cohesive tutorial over such a large amount of time. That said, over the next couple of days I’ll… Continue reading Upcoming Car Tutorial
I’ve decided to have a bit of a sale as it’s Halloween! All tutorials are now 50% off using the discount code halloween. Initially it was going to be a one day sale but I’ll let it run until Monday for anyone that’s been away for the weekend. If you want to get involved then… Continue reading Halloween Sale – 50% Off All Tutorials!
I’m really pleased to be able to tell you that I’ve been chatting with Cheetah3D user Eric Leipzig (ZooHead) and as a result of that conversation I’ll be putting some of Eric’s brilliant tutorials on this site. Eric has made a lot of tutorials recently and they’re really well put together and will help you… Continue reading Mac3DSoftware Welcomes ZooHead!
If you’re just starting out with Cheetah3D then this is the list for you. I’ve put together an order to work through my tutorials to ease you through the process of learning Cheetah3D. Some of the tutorials here are free and some are premium, the cheapest method for you to own all of then is… Continue reading Learn Cheetah3D
One thing that I think not a lot of people are aware of, or maybe they’re too afraid to try is that it’s relatively easy to transpose 3D tutorials from one piece of 3D software to another. That means if you can’t find a tutorial in Cheetah3D for something you’re looking to specifically create, look… Continue reading Transposing 3D Tutorials
I’ve been playing Monument Valley quite a bit recently (if you haven’t played it, go grab it now, it’s amazing) and I fancied having a go at creating something similar in Cheetah3D. I didn’t take it too far but hopefully it gives you the building blocks to push further than I did. If you do… Continue reading Create A Monument Valley Style Render
I’ve been doing loads of isometric renders recently so I recorded this short tutorial/quick tip to show you how to get isometric renders out of Cheetah3D, I hope you like it!
In this 1 hour 4 minute tutorial I’ll show you how to model and render a compressor. I’ll show you how to model, texture, UV map, light and render for a realistic final output. This is a great tutorial for anyone looking to take their icon design and user interface design to the next level.… Continue reading Compressor/Audio Equipment User Interface Cheetah3D Tutorial
There’s a fantastic tutorial on the Cheetah3D forum to show you the process behind modelling a recreational vehicle, or an RV if you prefer. The tutorial was put together by Cheetah3D user ZooHead and it comes in the form of 3 PDFs, so you can approach the tutorial at your own pace. I picked up… Continue reading Model A Recreational Vehicle