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July, 2018


Substance Painter- Creating Assets for Unity 3D- PBR Workflows

Substance Painter for Lightwave Users – Volume #9- Creating Assets for Unity 3D – PBR Workflows In this ninth volume 3D Instructor Adam Gibson demonstrates how to easily export your 3D Model’s Substance Painter PBR Textures and Import them into the Unity 3D Game Engine. Some of the Topics Covered: 1) PBR SpecGloss Workflow, 2) PBR Metallic Workflow 3) Unity Texture Export Presets in Substance Painter, 4) Substance Painter 3D Mesh Import Review, 5) Input Map Baking Review, 6) Adding a Material, 7) Add Dripping Rust/Metal Edge Wear, 8) ImportingRead More

New Group Buy-in! LWCAD for LightWave3D!

Finally, after a couple of weeks of email difficulties and some consultation with Viktor of wTools3d, the long-awaited LWCAD group buy-in, organized by has begun! After organizing 3 successful group buy-ins for TurbulenceFD,we wanted to give the modeling side of the users of LightWave3D a bit of love by working with the developer of LWCAD to bring to you its own “must have” power at a reduced price. Just like any of the group buy-ins we have organized in the past, the reduction in price depends entirely on participation, whichRead More

Advanced TurbulenceFD for LightWave Concepts and Projects: Propulsion

In this video (which is actually two tutorials in one) Kelly “Kat” Myers shows you how to create two separate types of propulsion effects using TurbulenceFD for LightWave3D. First up, a PAC-3 Missile launcher effect is produced using a freely available model (included) of a Patriot missile battery system. Second, an afterburner effect similar to that which you would see on an F-18 combat fighter jet. Kat takes it further though by showing you how to convert TurbulenceFD’s native BCF cache data file to OpenVDB so they can be used withRead More

New!! Lightwave 2018- Volume #3- Getting Started III- Bonus: 40 Free Dinosaur 3D Models!!

Lightwave 2018- Volume #3-Getting Started III In this third volume of 12 volumes 3D Instructor Adam Gibson will not only show you how to get up and started using Lightwave 2018 but will also introduce you to some the new powerful features. A great place to start for beginner Lightwave Users. Some of the Topics Covered: 1) Backdrop Color 2) Gradient Backdrop, 3) SkyTracer 2 Introduction & Basics, 4) Backdrop Images, 5) Spherical Light, 6) Primitive Light FREE Bonus Content: 1) Free Dinosaur Mega-Pack (Reg. $49.00 US), 2) Free PosedRead More