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Cinema 4D Beginner's Guide by Jen Rizzo

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Cloner objects

The backbone of MoGraph objects is the cloner object. At its most basic level, it allows you to create multiple clones of an object in your scene. These clones can then be influenced by effectors, which we will discuss shortly. All MoGraph objects can be accessed through the MoGraph menu at the top of your screen. Your menu should look like the following screenshot:

Cloner objects

Let's open a new scene to explore cloners. Create a sphere, make sure it is selected, then navigate to MoGraph | Cloner. You can parent the sphere to the cloner manually, or hold down the Alt key while creating the cloner to parent it automatically:

We've cloned our object, ...

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