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Totally new to 3D Animation or Blender? Start Here!

Posted by Lee Salvemini on May 26, 2015

Welcome!

 
Great to see you here! Thanks for choosing CG Masters to take the plunge into the world of Computer Graphics!

CG Masters provides training for all skill levels in Blender, but for your first look at the software and 3D animation in general, this is your first stop to get the basics down. After this introductory orientation you’ll be able to confidently dive right into the world of tutorials and online training for whichever areas you find you are interested in, without the confusion of where to start! We look forward to helping you through the first stages of your journey and can’t wait to see what amazing ideas you will be able to create with this medium. To start, just click the introductory video below, enjoy the ride!
 
1. Introduction
2. Download & Install
3. Your New 3D World
4. Learn Blender’s Interface
 
Feeling Brave? Check out some of our comprehensive training courses on offer!
 
What Next? (Links to community channels, more tutorials & training)
 
 

Introduction

 
Links:
BlenderArtists Community Artist Forum
BlenderNation Blender News
IRC chat: irc.freenode.net, #blender and #blenderchat
 
 

Download and Install Blender

Blender Download Page

 
Links:
How to Install Blender
Install Blender for Mac
Install Blender for Linux
 
 

Your new 3D World

 
 

Learn Blender’s Interface

 
Links:
Axis Explanation File [Download .blend file]
 
So that’s a first look into computer animation using Blender. Hopefully it was fun and you got the hang of it! From here you might feel spoiled for choice and not know what to learn next. Not a worry!
 
 

What next?

Feel free to continue to play around with the beginner tutorial files and visit back and re-watch chapters as needed at any time. If you’re feeling confident and keen to learn more, you can dive right into our selection of Free Tutorials, also check out our Comprehensive Training Courses on various topics!

From us all here at CG Masters we wish you success in all you wish to achieve with this amazing art medium, and look forward to seeing what unique creations you can bring to the community and industry!
 
 

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