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- Learn all the ins and outs of this versatile 3D software with the aid of these video based training movies. Assuming you already have a sound knowledge, expert trainer Phil Wilkes breaks down the complexities of Carrara 8 Pro and 8.5 with the aim of transforming you into an advanced user in the shortest time possible.

Advanced Carrara 8 Tutorial

 Professionally created, self-study video training.

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Assuming you are comfortable with the basics of this powerful 3D modeling software, expert tutor Phil Wilkes uses step-by-step video training movies to help you get to grips with the more challenging techniques of Carrara.

In this advanced Carrara tutorial, trainer Phil pays particular attention to creating, modeling, animating and rendering 3D objects with the aim of helping you to leverage the potential power of this innovative program.

Also highly applicable to version 8.5, in over nine hours of professionally created video training, the tuition includes setting the advanced preferences, constraints explained, lessons on movement, texturing, UV Mapping, adding special effects and so much more. Work files are also included allowing you to work along and use the same resources as the trainer.

The 105 video lessons that make up this course are laid below and you can start learning right away, click any of the blue linked lessons to sample the FREE Carrara Advanced video tutorials....
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Advanced Carrara Tutorial Info
Tutor: Phil Wilkes
Duration: 9.75 hrs / 105 video lessons
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Poser Pro 2014 | Poser 10 | Vue 8.5 | Advanced Revit Architecture 2013 | Steinberg WaveLab 7 | Maxon Cinema 4D R15 | Complete Range of Carrara Tutorials | NewTek LightWave 10 | Complete Range of Adobe Photoshop Elements Tutorials | Bentley Microstation V8i Level 2
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Managing A Large Scene
Modeling A Cupboard Unit
Accurate Modeling Of The Fuselage
Fitting The Propeller
Setting Up ERC For Ailerons
Final Character Scene
Adapting An Existing Item Of Clothing - Lesson 4
Carrara Soft Body Cloth - Lesson 2
Cloud Domes
Adding Details To The Cottage
Modeling Realistic Grass
Adding Walls And Trees To The Scene
Replicating City Blocks To Layout The City
Creating A Smoke Trail With Particles
Creating A Basic Walk Cycle
Modeling Tinsel With Replicators

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Good Housekeeping In Carrara
Production Frame
Memory Management
Managing A Large Scene

UV Mapping
What Is UV Mapping
Approaches To UV Mapping
UV Mapping Tools
UV Map Unfolding

Modeling Furniture
Modeling A Morphing Cushion
Modeling The Chair Arm
Assembling The Chair
Modeling A Cupboard Unit
Modeling The Drawers And Doors
Assembling The Cupboard Unit
Setting Movement Constraints
UV Mapping And Texturing The Furniture
Complete Scene With The Furniture Set

Modeling A Vehicle - A WW1 Airplane
Preparing Templates
Setting Up Your Workspace With Templates
Accurate Modeling Of The Fuselage
Modeling The Wing
Finishing The Wing
Starting Detailing
Detailing The Cockpit
Fitting The Propeller
Setting Up ERC For Ailerons
Setting Up UV Mapping
Producing A Final Render Of The Bi-Plane

Advanced Shaders And Texturing
Layer Lists
Using Operators For Complex Shaders
Setting Up Glow Channel For Illuminated Windows
Local VsGlobal Shaders
Using Displacement For Rocks
Using Displacement For City Blocks

Model Texturing And Rigging
Preparing A Base Figure For Sculpting
Importing A Sculpted Character Model
Painting Bump And Mask Maps
Painting The Color Map
Creating The Skeleton
Attaching The Skeleton
Fine Tuning The Joints
Constraints And IK
Final Character Scene

Creating - Modeling Your Own Clothes
Painting Second Skin Tight-Fitting Clothes
Adding The Second Skin Clothes To A Figure
Adapting An Existing Item Of Clothing - Lesson 1
Adapting An Existing Item Of Clothing - Lesson 2
Adapting An Existing Item Of Clothing - Lesson 3
Adapting An Existing Item Of Clothing - Lesson 4
Adapting An Existing Item Of Clothing - Lesson 5
Adapting An Existing Item Of Clothing - Lesson 6
Modeling A Jacket For Dynamic Cloth
Carrara Soft Body Cloth - Lesson 1
Carrara Soft Body Cloth - Lesson 2
New Settings For Dynamic Cloth - Lesson 1
New Setting For Dynamic Cloth - Lesson 2
Using Poser To Drape Clothes
Re-Importing Draped Cloth Back Into Carrara
Modeling For A Conforming Top
Defining Groups Ready For Rigging
Scaling And Exporting The Clothes Model
Applying The Rigging In Daz Studio
Loading And Testing Your Conforming Clothes
A Couple Of Cool Things With Conforming Clothes

General Tips For Environmental Scenes
Cloud Domes
Creating Light Domes

Creating A Complete Rural Setting
Creating The Height Map For The Ground
Creating The Ground In Carrara
Starting To Building The Cottage
Completing The Main Cottage Structure
Adding Details To The Cottage
Modeling Realistic Grass
Creating A Custom Tree
Creating Distribution Maps
Texturing The Ground
Adding The Replicated Objects To Our Scene
Adding Walls And Trees To The Scene
Adding Water For The Stream
A Final Rural Scene Image

Creating An Urban Setting
Creating A Lo-Res City Block
Replicating City Blocks To Layout The City
Texturing And Adding Roads
Adding Street Lights And People
Cars And Other Final Details

Special Effects In Carrara
Creating A Smoke Trail With Particles
Trailing Hearts From A Walking Figure
Creating A Basic Walk Cycle
Refining The Walk Cycle
Turning The Walk Cycle Into A Reusable Clip
Creating Bends In A Mapped Road
Road Through A Landscape
Roads Through Terrains - A Second Example
Exploding A Balloon
Creating A Panorama With A Spherical Image
Making An Animation With A Panoramic Image
A Shaft Of Light
Using Carrara To Make Your Own HDRIs
Modeling Tinsel With Replicators
Using Terrain As An Ocean Surface
Animating Dynamic Hair With A Proxy Figure
Faster Lighting Of Dynamic Hair

Course Conclusion
Useful Carrara Resources
Tips For Product Distribution
About The Tutor