C4Dome Plugin: A new way to think about HDRI lighting

What’s C4DOME?
C4Dome it’s a new way to think about HDRI lighting. It’s the most accurate lighting resource for Cinema 4D. You can split light and reflection source, creating really accurate images and animations.

Create your own HDRI maps in few clicks!
You can create your maps choosing many hdr items from the huge library that we provide with the plugin. Choose your floor, background and top and C4Dome creates your new studio light! This new way to create custom environments it’s a great time saver and allows hundreds of possible combination. In few words you have infinte light studio in your archive!

Be accurate when you light you objects!
You can use C4Dome in advanced mode and turn it into an accurate tool able to place you light/reflection exactly where you want! Drag and Drop your hdri items into C4Dome and move them until you have found the position you want. It’s perfect to create amazing stills!

Python Tutorial: In_Exclude User Data field

Here a simple tutorial on how to use the In_Exclude User Data.
We are going to create a Python Tagplugin using a In-/Exclusion User Data field.
The plugin is very simple. Just Drag & Drop a objects into the In-/Exclusion field, click “Draw Connections” and all objects will be connected to each other by creating a spline between them.

  • Tagplugin
  • In-/Exclusion User Data field, get objects
  • Create and insert Spline
  • Update / refresh In-/Exclusion User Data field.

Here you can download the tutorial zip file with the pdf fileand the Python script.

LON-LAT Connection Kit

We are very proud to announce the immediate release of the LON-LAT Connection Kit, a geo-location creation toolkit for Maxon’s Cinema 4D.

The kit enables the fast creation of Globe animations and contains a plugin and a library.

The plugin will let you create accurate locations and connections on the globe:
– easy selection and creation of locations from a list with thousands of cities
– easy creation of connections between location
– file parsing for creating large amounts of locations and connections
– parametric settings for the created locations and connections

The library contains different globes, lines and markers:
– 2 vector globes in 110m and 50m resolutions, rigged for easy setup
– a high resolution natural globe
– sweep line object with embedded animation system
– 5 different markers

Click here for short overview.
Click here for an Introduction.
Download the manual v1.0.

It is available through our online-store www.editude.nl/c4d-plugin