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Cinema 4D Beginner's Guide by Jen Rizzo

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Chapter 9. An Overview of Additional Tools

Cinema 4D offers four basic packages: Prime, Broadcast, Visualize, and Studio. Which tool you choose depends on the jobs you need to accomplish! We'll take a look at various additional modules that enhance Cinema's toolset to help you decide which package best suits your workflow.

In this chapter we will learn about:

  • Hair
  • Sketch and Toon
  • Cloth

Time for action – hair

Unique to the Studio installation, Cinema 4D's Hair tools allow you to add realistic hair and fur to your objects. This is particularly useful for anyone interested in character animation, but has less common applications such as realistic grass and trailing particle effects.

  1. Let's begin by creating a sphere.
  2. Select the sphere and navigate to Simulate ...

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