Quick Tips – Understanding Memory and Multiprocessing

http://ae.tutsplus.com/tutorials/workflow/quick-tips-understanding-memory-and-multiprocessing/

You may not be able to clone yourself to get more work done, but After Effects can with the right settings. In this tutorial, we take a quick look at memory and multiprocessing in CS4 and CS5 and the advantages of 64bit applications. For more information check out the Adobe Help Page

Build Some Sturdy Steel Structures – Day 2

http://ae.tutsplus.com/tutorials/motion-graphics/build-some-sturdy-steel-structures-day-2/

In this two part tutorial we’ll explain how to make a logo with a 3D simulation of a steel structure using Cinema 4D and establish the movement. Today we’ll be bringing our renders over into After Effects to put it all together. You can watch part one here

Build Some Sturdy Steel Structures – Day 1

http://ae.tutsplus.com/tutorials/motion-graphics/build-some-sturdy-steel-structures-day-1/

In this two part tutorial we’ll explain how to make a logo with a 3D simulation of a steel structure using Cinema 4D and establish the movement. Tomorrow we’ll be bringing our renders over into After Effects to put it all together

An Introduction to Texturing, Lighting and Rendering Architectural Exteriors

http://cg.tutsplus.com/tutorials/autodesk-3ds-max/an-introduction-to-texturing-lighting-and-rendering-architectural-exteriors/

In the field of Architectural Visualization, realism must always be the 1st goal that we strive to accomplish. In this 3 day tutorial series, you will gain a solid introduction to valuable lighting and texture mapping techniques that can be used to achieve realistic architectural renderings

Desert Fish: Surreal Photo Manipulation Part-1

http://www.psawesome.com/tutorials/desert-fish-surreal-photo-manipulation-part-1

In this Awesome Photoshop tutorial, i’m going to show you how to create a surreal composition using photo manipulation and illustration techniques. This one is two-part tutorial, here is the first part. Have fun

Colorful Plexi Text Effect using Photoshop

http://www.psawesome.com/tutorials/colorful-plexi-text-effect-using-photoshop

In this Awesome Photoshop tutorial, i’m going to show you how to create a cool looking colorful Plexi text effect. Throughout this tutorial we’ll create letters separately, getting some help from the Actions. Have Fun

Build Your Own ActionScript YouTube Player

http://active.tutsplus.com/tutorials/actionscript/build-your-own-actionscript-youtube-player/

During this tut we’ll take a look at using the YouTube API to build a custom YouTube player with ActionScript

Soak Your Logo With CC Glass

http://ae.tutsplus.com/tutorials/motion-graphics/soak-your-logo-with-vector-blur/

Somebody grab a towel cause we got a damp tutorial on our hands. We’ll be using inverted mattes to create a sopping wet logo that’ll leave you drenched

Create a Jumping Lamp Animation in C4D – Day 2

http://cg.tutsplus.com/tutorials/maxon-cinema-4d/create-a-jumping-lamp-animation-in-c4d-day-2/

This tutorial is a relatively quick overview of setting up a scene with a rigged animated object in Cinema4D. Although it should be simple to follow along to anyone with a basic knowledge of Cinema 4D, this tutorial is mainly aimed at artists migrating to Cinema4D from another package. It quickly and concisely demonstrates how

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Procedural Modeling with MEL Script in Maya

http://cg.tutsplus.com/tutorials/autodesk-maya/procedural-modeling-with-mel-script-in-maya/

This tutorial introduces the exciting possibilities for modeling using Maya’s MEL scripting language. In this first part, we will learn the basics of MEL commands, and create two procedural model scripts that could be useful in your own workflows