Let's make some orbs.

Dive into making an abstract sculpture in Octane.

Join Chad Ashley as he shows you how to create and light an abstract glass sculpture in Cinema 4D and Octane. He'll create the objects using the Volume Builder in C4D and finalize lighting with our newest HDRI Collection, Area Light Maps Volume 2.

 Follow along with the included scene file.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Render Glass Orbs in Octane for Cinema 4D

    • Introduction

    • 01 Orb Modeling

    • 02 Orb Setup

    • 03 Octane Setup

    • 04 Finalize Lighting

    • 05 Add Composite Material


Creative Director

Chad Ashley

Chad is the Creative Director here at Greyscalegorilla. Having spent the last 8 years as a Creative Director at Digital Kitchen in Chicago, Chad’s expansive industry experience and rich knowledge of 3D make him the perfect person to make sure our tools are up to the high standards of our growing audience. Chad develops tools, produces and creates training/tutorials, and drinks copious amounts of coffee.