Maxon has released Cinema 4D R23 with many new features including the integration of Magic Bullet Looks. Maxon also released a new subscription bundle, Maxon One, which includes Cinema 4D, Red Giant Complete, and Redshift. Plus, MSA holders have one last chance to save 25%! Details and press releases on both launches can be found below.
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Maxon announces Cinema 4D R23
Improvements to the animation, character and UV workflows, the integration of Magic Bullet Looks and the new scene node system are among the many new functions
Friedrichsdorf, Germany – September 8, 2020 – In conjunction with their own 3D virtual motion and design show and IBC 2020 conference, Maxon today announced the availability of Cinema 4D Release 23 (R23). The next generation of professional 3D software from Maxon offers powerful enhancements to animation and UV workflows, the toolset for character animation and Magic Bullet Looks technology. The introduction of the new Scene Nodes system provides a preview of the performance customers can expect from Cinema 4D in future developments. Plugin developers will appreciate the update to Python 3, and creative pipelines will benefit from the inclusion of USD import / export and updates to FBX and OBJ handling. R23 is available now to subscribers and available as an upgrade for perpetual license holders.
See Cinema 4D R23 in action at IBC 2020
Maxon will present the feature performance in Cinema 4D R23 at this year's virtual IBC showcase. Visit 3DMotionShow.com online September 8-11 for exclusive presentations from the world's leading 3D and animation artists.
"Cinema 4D R23 offers robust improvements to animation workflows and core technologies that enable 3D artists to create content intuitively and to the highest production standards," said Dave McGavran, CEO of Maxon. "We look forward to using innovations from our sister companies Red Giant, Redshift and partners to present everything that is creatively possible with the R23."
R23 function highlights
- New drawing animation tools: Includes new workflows for Character Solver and Delta Mush as well as a new Pose Manager and Toon / Face Rigs.
- Animation workflow: Better keyframing, filters for the timeline and attribute manager, and more.
- UV workflows: All of the powerful UV editing features introduced in Cinema 4D S22 (the subscription-only upgrade), plus new tools geared towards UV workflows for hard-surface models.
- Magic Bullet looks like integration: Easily apply one of 200+ preset film looks, import LUTs, or work with individual tools for color correction, film grain, chromatic aberration, and more.
- Scene node: Scene Nodes allow users to explore extensive distributions and procedural models for optimal creativity and experimentation before further developing the Cinema 4D core engine.
Maxon is a developer of professional 3D modeling, painting, animation and rendering solutions. In January, Maxon and Red Giant completed a merger of the two companies. The combined company's award-winning Cinema 4D, Redshift 3D and Red Giant products have been used extensively to create and render everything from stunning visual effects in top feature films, TV shows and commercials to cutting-edge game cinema films for AAA- Games for medical illustration, architectural and industrial design applications. Maxon products are available directly on the website and in the worldwide sales network. Maxon belongs to the Nemetschek group.
Professional editing, mograph and VFX tools in one subscription
Every Maxon, Red Giant, and Redshift product is conveniently bundled into one subscription at one great price
Friedrichsdorf, Germany – September 8, 2020 – Maxon, Red Giant and Redshift today announced Maxon One: a new annual and monthly subscription for all products in one comprehensive package. The subscription includes Cinema 4D's award-winning 3D animation tool. Red Giant Complete's full suite of powerful tools for editing, VFX, and motion design; and the ultra-fast GPU renderer Redshift for Cinema 4D in production quality.
Starting September 9th, Maxon One will give editors, motion designers and VFX artists access to the most professional tools in the industry in one convenient package at one great price. With Maxon One, annual subscribers get the most up-to-date versions of all tools, saving thousands of dollars over traditional perpetual licenses and spending numerous hours organizing licenses and facilitating product updates.
"Maxon One brings creators the power of 3D animation, professional VFX, great motion graphics, finishing and hyper-speed rendering in one easy-to-access package," said David McGavran, CEO of Maxon. "The needs of our customers are always at the fore in all of our business decisions. Maxon One is just the beginning of many updates that will greatly benefit our users around the world."
The full range of products for Maxon One includes:
Cinema 4D is easy to learn and extremely powerful. It's the perfect package for any 3D artist who wants to achieve stunning results quickly and easily. Beginners and seasoned professionals alike can use Cinema 4D's numerous tools and functions to produce impressive results quickly. Cinema 4D's legendary reliability also makes it the perfect application for demanding, fast 3D production.
Completed Red Giant
Get the full set of Red Giant tools for editing, VFX, and motion design. Red Giant completely includes Universe, Trapcode Suite, Magic Bullet Suite and VFX Suite. Whether you're working with 3D particle systems and fluid dynamics, color grading and film optics, green screen and compositing, video effects and transitions, or even A / V syncing, these industry standard tools give every artist what they need for their production workflow.
Redshift (for C4D)
Redshift is the world's first fully GPU-accelerated, biased renderer designed specifically for the needs of today's high-end production rendering in C4D. Tailored to support creative individuals and studios of all sizes, Redshift offers a range of powerful features, as well as the complex, advanced shading networks and texturing capabilities required for production quality rendering. Redshift offers the features and uncompromising quality of a CPU renderer, but with GPU rendering speeds.
Maxon is a developer of professional solutions for the creation of digital 2D / 3D content. In January, Maxon and Red Giant completed a merger of the two companies. The combined company's award-winning Cinema 4D, Redshift 3D and Red Giant products have been used extensively to create and render everything from stunning visual effects in top feature films, TV shows and commercials to cutting-edge game cinema films for AAA- Games for medical illustration, architectural and industrial design applications. Maxon products are available directly on the website and in the worldwide sales network. Maxon belongs to the Nemetschek group.