Lynda - Dekes Techniques 2012 (1-182)
Photoshop | Video Training | 25 Hours | 9.11 GB + 1.05 GB + 256 MB
Deke's Techniques is a collection of short Photoshop and Illustrator projects and creative effects that can be completed in ten minutes or less. The series is taught by computer graphics guru Deke McClelland, and presented in his signature step-by-step style. The intent is to reveal how various Photoshop and Illustrator features can be combined and leveraged in real-world examples so that they can be applied to creative projects right away.
New techniques will be added to the collection each week. Exercise files accompany the course.
author Deke McClelland
subject Design, Digital Illustration, Digital Imaging, Design Projects
software Illustrator CS5 , CS6, Photoshop CS4, CS5, CS6
Damien Lovegrove - Lighting Winter Weddings [1 DVDRip (AVI)]
Presented by Damien & Julie Lovegrove
Based in Bristol, UK, Damien Lovegrove worked as a BBC cameraman & lighting director.
In this DVD, Damien and Julie Lovegrove will show you how to light and shoot a variety of pictures from the initial preparations at the start of the day right through to pictures at dusk. You will learn the formula exposure settings that they use in dark situations and you will learn how to master the use of artificial lights. On Lighting Winter Weddings are many wonderful opportunities to make fabulous wedding pictures on dark winter days, even without using the flash. Damien and Julie use just one speedlight to create a striking set of pictures in a variety of conditions. They'll also show you how to use a tungsten Fresnel spotlight and a 12v video light. Julie shoots with a Nikon system comprising a D200, three lenses and an SB800 Speedlight. Damien shoots with a Canon system comprising a 5D, three lenses and a 580EX2 Speedlight.
Digital Tutors - nCloth Techniques for Characters in Maya 2013
English | h264 1280x720 15 fps | AAC 188 Kbps 44.1 KHz | 1.10 GB
Run Time: 1h 16m
Release Date: December 1, 2012
Author: Delano Athias
Required Software: Autodesk Maya 2013
In this series of Maya tutorials we will focus on how to use Maya's robust nCloth system to simulate everyday clothing. You'll learn everything from how to simulate various clothing types, to exploring ways to prevent interpenetration between passive and active nCloth objects. We'll also cover how to save setup time with presets and how to create custom presets of our own. By the end of the training, you will have a solid understanding of nCloth properties that you can use to simulate clothing realistically!