Car 3D Modeling Tutorials
The second part of a 3D modeling tutorial that shows the creation of a styling model for an engine cover in Rhino3D. This video shows how to add detail and how to prepare the model for exporting into SolidWorks. Check Part 1 here.
This video tutorial shows how to create a geometric pattern and apply it to an automotive body surface using Autodesk Alias.
A video tutorial that shows the detailed workflow for modeling a high-quality car roof surface in Autodesk Alias AutoStudio 2015.
A video by design instructor David Bentley, who shows the 3D modeling process of an automotive shape. In this second part, the finishing touches in Maya and the sculpting process in ZBrush.
A video by design instructor David Bentley, who shows the 3D modeling process of an automotive shape. In this first part, the blocking out of the basic geometry using Maya’s polygonal modeling tools.
A webinar on technical surfaces with Autodesk Alias, presented by Uwe Rossbacher, Autodesk Product Manager for NURBS Modeling/Technical Surfacing. Origianlly from 2010, republished by Car Design News in 2015.
A time-lapse video of the 3D polygonal modeling process of a detailed Mercedes-Benz S Coupe, starting from reference blueprints.
A three-part webinar demonstrating different conceptual modeling techniques using Alias SpeedForm, the new 3D modeling software by Autodesk.
A one-hour video that shows the 3D modeling process of a car fender using Autodesk Alias AutoStudio 2015.
A 1-hour video webinar where automotive designer and the Foundry creative Specialist Kevin Ketchum demonstrates several automotive 3D modeling technique for quick concept design and exploration.
In this video tutorial Cor Steenstra shows how to use organic modeling in Autodesk Alias AutoStudio 2015 by directly sculpting a surface by moving its control points.
A video that shows how to setup the blueprint images using Adobe Photoshop and Autodesk Maya.
A 36 minute video that shows the modeling process of an Aston Martin DBS using Blender. Total modeling time: 10 hours.
An in-depth, advanced 3D modeling guide for creating high quality 3D geometry and reflection for cars and products using polygonal modeling software. By former ILM and LucasArts CG artist Ali Ismail.
A 14 minute timelapse video that shows the creation process of a polygonal 3D model of the Ariel Atom V8. Done by CG Artist Millergo using Autodesk Maya.
A video tutorial showing the modeling process of a vintage concept car using SketchUp. Final image rendered in V-ray.
A playlist of 11 videos covering the new features and workflow improvements of Autodesk Alias Surface 2014, including Multi-Surface Fillet, Array and Path array tools, Profile tools and others.
A webinar by Kevin Richards of Autodesk originally published on June 2010. Covered topics include key conceptual workflows including paint, fast concept modeling, dynamic shape modification, and visualization.