Redbeard Tutorials 30% off!


Hello hello!

Ever heard of OTHER Cyber Monday? Well, you have now! Because it’s today Redbeard-ites! So that means all of my courses are 30% off for 24 hours starting right now this very minute.

For any newbies – The Intro Course!

For you not-so-newbies – Advanced course 1 or Advance course 2!

Or if you just want to give better high fives – the Hand Tutorial!

As the year comes to a close, I want to thank you for all the support you’ve thrown my way. It’s not easy balancing a side hustle with all the other stuff, but I’m trying my best to keep at it because it’s nice to connect with other artists and be in the flow of it together. Appreciate all of you, and expect new content at the beginning of next year! (You can always email me at if you have ideas for tutorials you’d like to see!)


The Redbeard
Matt Thorup



This time around we are going to teach you how to create the final credits of the film Thor Ragnarok and Fury of Titans, this sequence shows us nebulae, galaxies and constellations. Creating these images in 3d is very complicated, since we need resolutions higher than 4k. The most outstanding thing is that we can recreate these in cinema 4d, this effect you will only find it here. b64403a9-6c6a-4324-8a2b-310361e09b51

Danny Mac’s long awaited “Hair Tutorial” for ZBrush

danny-mac-thumbyoutubeBonus package is available straight away on Gumroad:

Bonus package is available half price on Patreon BUT will only be available at the beginning of next month (due to Patreons billing system) Select $6 for bonus package:

All Patrons, regardless of tier, will be gifted the hair brush used in the tutorial. The hair brush will be explained in part 2 of this tutorial series

Bonus Package include:
-All tutorials in series
-Hair Brush
-Hair Mesh
-Reference Guide
+free updates

Note: Patreon is not yet fully launched

Video HERE!

Photorealistic Skin & Hair Shading Tutorial

Santhosh Koneru is a Freelance Graphics Designer & 3D Generalist. After 4 years of working as a digital matte painter, UI/UX designer and Photoshop Instructor, he moved to Hollywood for specializing in 3D and VFX. There, he attended Gnomon School of Visual Effects, winning the Grand Prize for his Short Film in 2016.  In this tutorial, he’ll take you step-by-step on the process of creating a photorealistic finished render for skin and hair.finalRender


Getting Started with Mocha Beginner Tutorial Series

Want Mocha training? Or need a quick refresher? The Getting Started with Mocha series offers 4 hours of free lessons. Learn basic techniques & tricks for planar motion tracking, advanced roto & masking, object removal, image & camera stabilizing, screen inserts, and more. Apply these useful lessons to any Mocha product: Mocha AE, Mocha HitFilm, Mocha Pro or even Mocha VR!

Watch. GettingStartMocha_screeninsert_550

TakeMatPass, by Mike Udin

Surprisingly, Cinema 4D does not natively allow  the output of materials in separate passes, either as a white mask or as each material represented in different colors. TakeMatPass  is a plug-in for the Cinema 4D R17 and Higher That the create an Additional CAN «take» with a mask of the materials, objects and texture tags That the BE CAN output as with the a the Color ID pass or the multiple Communities white masks page. Get it here!