The Fastest, Most In-Depth Way to Learn Cinema 4D

Powerful Training, Detailed Lessons, and Step-by-Step Projects to Help You Master the Software


In The Next Few Weeks, You Could…

  • Add 3D motion design to your skills and portfolio
  • Learn new techniques and tricks that can lead to increased creativity
  • Complete 3D projects more easily and efficiently

The skills you gain from this course can lead to new career and creative opportunities for you to explore.


Cinema 4D Quick Start

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Tired of Feeling Lost When Using Cinema 4D?

This comprehensive course will take you from start to finish and help you build a solid understanding of the program. The course consists of 34 lessons that cover a wide range of topics. You’ll learn how to:

  • Create 3D models, animations, and visual effects
  • Use advanced features like lighting, texturing, and physics
  • Apply industry-standard workflows to efficiently create professional quality results in Cinema 4D

With hands-on exercises, step-by-step instructions, and expert guidance, you'll be able to master Cinema 4D and create stunning 3D graphics and animations.

What's Included In
Cinema 4D Quick Start...


The Interface

Over 18 lessons you will get familiar & comfortable with the Cinema 4D program and interface, and learn how to:

  • Setup preferences & shortcuts for a faster workflow
  • Gain complete understanding and proficiency in navigating the Cinema 4D interface
  • Customize and optimize the Cinema 4D interface for your specific project needs

With this comprehensive module, you will have the knowledge and skills necessary to efficiently and effectively navigate the Cinema 4D program.


Lighting, Rendering, & Texturing

In 10 lessons, you will gain a complete understanding of lighting, texturing, rendering concepts, and their application in Cinema 4D through guided instruction and hands-on projects, including:

  • Understanding of light and its use in storytelling through film examples
  • Knowledge of common lighting setups in 3D
  • Modeling with Illustrator and splines building two 3D scenes using learned techniques

You’ll finish this module with a comprehensive understanding of lighting, texturing, and rendering concepts, enabling you to effectively create and render two intricate 3D scenes.


Animation Fundamentals

In 6 lessons, you will master animation and physics principles in Cinema 4D, and develop key animation skills through guided instruction and hands-on projects, including:

  • Effective use of the Cinema 4D timeline for animation and keyframe management
  • Creation of a full animated scene utilizing the curve editor
  • Use of physical simulations to add dynamic elements and realism to a 3D scene

Upon completion of these lessons, you will have the capability to animate in Cinema 4D.

Cinema 4D Quick Start Is For You If...

  • You're looking to begin or improve 3D skills
  • You're seeking a comprehensive & structured learning experience
  • You want to learn from an experienced instructor with real-world talent
  • You want to create high-quality motion graphics beyond 2D
  • You want to expand your portfolio

I'm Shannon Wilkerson

Shannon Wilkerson is a highly skilled and experienced creative professional, with a wealth of expertise in a range of fields including motion design, visual effects, animation, and 3D generalist work. With over a decade of professional experience using Cinema 4D, Shannon is a highly knowledgeable and talented individual who consistently delivers high-quality results.

If you're looking for someone to guide you through the intricacies of Cinema 4D, Shannon is the perfect choice. He has a wealth of pro tips and a methodical, thorough approach to teaching that makes even the most complex concepts easy to understand. Whether you're a beginner or an experienced professional, you'll appreciate Shannon's engaging and accessible teaching style, and come away with a solid understanding of this powerful program.


"Shannon's approach is clear, concise, and easy to understand, making the program accessible even for someone with no prior experience."

- Martin Marino

"I had been struggling to get a handle on the program for months, but after taking this course, I finally feel confident in my ability to use it effectively."

- Bill Bayaud

"The course is packed with practical tips and techniques that I can use immediately, and I'm already seeing an improvement in my work. Thank you, Shannon!"

- Susan Lantana

Cinema 4D Quick Start

Cinema 4D Course


★★★★★ 4.9/5

  • 11+ Hours of Training
  • Cinema 4D Project Files & Assets
  • On-Demand/Stream Anytime
  • Lifetime Course Access
  • Create Multiple Real-World Projects of Your Own

If you aren’t completely satisfied with Cinema 4D Quick Start, let us know within the first 14-days for a full refund. No questions asked.