The New Year brings with it a lineup of new training content, including the announcement of the Unity Mobile Game Development Series featuring training for the robust game development tool.
From a Digital Tutors press release.
The New Year brings with it an exciting lineup of new training content, including the announcement of the Unity Mobile Game Development Series featuring training for the robust game development tool.
January's 24 new tutorials include over 300 video-based lessons and 45 hours or training covering the latest tips, techniques and workflows for Maya, Unity, ZBrush, Mudbox, modo, Photoshop, Design and Art, 3D Coat, Topogun, Silo and more. The close of 2011 also marks the end of a year filled with record amounts of training produced and training viewed.
2011 by the Numbers
2,123,321 videos viewed
280,302 hours of training viewed (equaling 32 years of training)
213 tutorials released (more than a new tutorial every other day)
529 hours of new training
New January Tutorials:
Reusing Control Rigs in Maya
Linear Workflow Rendering Strategies in Maya 2012
Animation Retargeting Techniques in Maya
Maya Animation Reference Library - Animate Menu
Maya Modeling Reference Library: Proxy
Creating Stylized Female Character Concepts in Photoshop CS5
Using Texture to Enhance Digital Paintings in Photoshop CS5
Individual Zbrush Lessons: New Features in ZBrush 4R2
Advanced Creative Development Tutorials:
Using HDR images for 3D lighting in Maya with Jon Tojek
Modeling a Cowgirl Character in Maya and Silo with Antony
Guerrilla Commercial Design Concept in Maya with Ed Whetstone
Character Modeling Workflows with ZBrush and 3D Coat with Bojana Nedeljkovic
Photorealistic Time-Lapse Animation & Rendering in Maya and modo with Martin Mayer
Announcing the Unity Mobile Game Development Series:
Digital-Tutors brought together our top designers, illustrators, modelers, texturers, riggers, animators, game developers and programmers to create a working prototype for a potential pitch to publishers. Tutorials can be watched in order or individually to learn specific sections of the game production pipeline, with most techniques being transferable to your 3D application of choice.
Unity Mobile Game Development: Characterand Weapon Modeling
Unity Mobile Game Development: Rigging andAnimation
Unity Mobile Game Development:Communication with Notification Center
Unity Mobile Game Development: PlayerFunctionality
Unity Mobile Game Development: UserInterface Design
Unity Mobile Game Development: GUIFunctionality
Unity Mobile Game Development: Saving Dataand High scores
Unity Mobile Game Development: Concept andDesign
Unity Mobile Game Development: EnvironmentModeling
Unity Mobile Game Development: UV Layoutand Texturing
Unity Mobile Game Development: SetDressing
Unity Mobile Game Development: LevelDesign
Unity Mobile Game Development: Lightingand Lightmapping
Pricing and Availability
The entire Digital-Tutors training library is available with the purchase of a subscription. To view plan details, please visit the subscription page.
Digital-Tutors teaches the people who make movies and games by providing the world's largest online CG training library. With thousands of project-based videos for more than 30 leading media and entertainment software applications, Digital-Tutors award-winning training focuses on making difficult concepts easy to understand and complex topics fun to learn. For more information about Digital-Tutors visit: www.digitaltutors.com
Dan Sarto is Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of Animation World Network.