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Okay lets say you can only learn one (ONE(1(uno(ein))))modelling software in your life. What do you choose? I think i would go with Cinema4D, You can create any shit with it and its easily usable with compositing programs

>pic not really related, every software goes
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>>574197
>What do you choose?
blender.
yearly "licenses" are for chumps.
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>>574223
>Buying your programs

Lmao stay cucked
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>>574232

Fucking moron. Software developpers deserve money just like you deserve money for delivering assets to clients.
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C4D is the first one I use and my favorite. It's easy to use, the ui is pleasing to the eye and it's just a cool and modern program.

That being said just learn one of the autodesk license and mess a bit in the other so you can say you use both and be done with it.

3ds to answer your question
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>>574197
Maya. Animation is where the money is, and Maya is second to none.
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>>574235
voluntary but not mandatory donations maybe
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>>574235
They get enough money from studios let me fucking have fun you fucking faggot, its not like i am getting money from it
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I want to get into 3d modeling (no animation yet) what should I get??
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Just for modeling? Max all the way.
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The answer is obviously Houdini.
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>>574197
this question bothers me so much, only noobs ask this kind of stupid shit, i know because once i thought these kinds of things... learn the basics and every fucking 3d software is so similar you won't be afraid to pick up a new shit to get the job done.

you can do basically the same things in those 3 applications, the difference lays in your comfort with each one, if you find one confortable your have fun working and thus you'll work faster.
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>>574197
Blender.
C4D has a nice interface, but bodypaint is so, so dated. I switched to Blender and haven't looked back, it's a "jack of all trades master of some" program that's really fun to work in once you get the hotkeys down.
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>>574652
Why does this board fucking love blender so damn much, are you all fucking poor AND stupid?
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>>574820
AND autistic. Don't forget autistic.
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>>574197
if you wanna learn ONE software, go with:
>Maya or 3dsmax if you wanna be somewhat generalist in games or rendering
>Maya if you wanna work exclusively in animation
>Zbrush if you wanna sculpt and do concepts and shit without worrying about the technicals that make meshes useable

C4D and Blender will lead you nowhere else than this fucking board
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>>574820
>>574825
Blenderfags = autism
100% agreed
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>>574825

This. I fucking hate blender fans. Even Ton Roosendal if an immature twat who keeps bashing autodesk products.
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>>574820
because autodesk are jewish as fuck. they have all those yearly versions and create new bugs with every version because they can't afford anything beyond pajeet engineers on minimum wage so they gonna send out these broken updates
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>>574829
What if you just want to do UV mapping for Archviz?
Is there some distinct advantage that 3dsmax offers in this regard?
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>>574855
>What if you just want to do UV mapping for Archviz?
Well I hardly believe you could be doing UVs fulltime but if so, Maya and 3dsmax (2017+ version) are probably equally good for that purpose. I worked 3 years doing renders for architects and half the time I was applying box mapping on everything anyway.

Since you're into archviz, there's a ton more resources if you opt for the 3dsmax+Vray workflow vs any other though.
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>>574979
I'm using UE4. Most of the time I use box mapping too but for some shapes it's not possible. I'm using Rhino tho but the UV tools are shit so looking to do mapping in another package.
And yea you can do full time UVs when you're shit at it and doing shopping malls..
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>>574391

Do you deliver assets through voluntary donations?
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Just modeling, I might go with Cinema 4D. It has a really solid workflow when modeling with splines, which I was disappointed to find out is a total pain in the ass in Maya.
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but seriously... HOUDINI .
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Blender

future proof
can do almost anything and will be doing anything
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Blender.

equip it with the right plugins and you will never have to use another program,alot of the good ones cost money however.
if you want to make blender a plugin beast check out blender sensei tutorials
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>>575996
>>576005
>>576006
all sorts of wrong
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>>574825
That ain't saying much when the prerequisite for posting on 4Chan is to be autistic.

>>574833
Not going to lie, I mostly use the program for two, maybe three reasons. And that's it. I'd be more than happy to switch over to Maya if I could get a better machine. But I'm poor as fuck.
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i would go with max cuz of maxscript...but i wouldnt pay for it since its free anyway
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>>574820
more appropriate question is why so many people hate it so much?
not simply disliking the software but such a passionate hate for it and the people using it
Like damn, just go back to wasting hundreds of dollars a month for licenses and getting cucked by companies that doesn't give two shits about you
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>>576118
people hate idiots
Blenderfags are loud idiots.

How about no, i don't waste money on software, rather i don't give a shit about the financial interests of companies who don't give a shit about me, but i use their software anyways.

The more appropriate question is, why are you so damn obsessed with a fucking awful porn meme?
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Not a single mention of MODO? No wonder you all suck. Hands down most comfy modeling software.
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>>576143
soon most people will do hardsurface in shit like fusion and just bake it to a lowpoly mesh.
polygons really get in the way of complex shapes.




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