We have good news for everyone who wants to dive into Blender, learn the Fundamentals, and beyond. Together with Visualisierungs-Akademie Schweiz GmbH, I will host another season of Blender online workshops in the next weeks. Starting in November with 2 days of Blender Fundamentals, after that in December we have 2 days deep dive into Animation and Rigging and then in January 2022, we finish with another 2 days RenderingRead More

>> Introduction to Blender | Visualisierungsakademie Schweiz, September 2021 On September 16 and 17 I will teach you online taking your first steps in Blender.If you are interested, please check out the detailed information here:https://visualisierungs-akademie.ch/bildung/blender-einfuehrungskurs/ On request I also teach this online course in English. Please do not hesitate to ask your questions (info(at) pixeltrain.net). I am always happy, to hear from everyone who is interested to become an ArtistRead More

Here are the new features: https://www.blender.org/download/releases/2-93/ And the cool new features reel: https://youtu.be/fxNlpQYRz7s Such a great final release for Blender 2+ series – now the Blender 3 can come! Thanks to all the great developers! P.S. If you want to start now, my next Blender Animation & Rigging Training (German) is June 17 + 18, 2021. More information: http://www.pixeltrain.net/events/ If you like Helge’s Tutorials, give him some support to goRead More

>> Introduction to Blender | Visualisierungsakademie Schweiz, May 2021 On May 20 and 21 I will teach you online taking your first steps in Blender.If you are interested, please check out the detailed information here:https://visualisierungs-akademie.ch/bildung/blender-einfuehrungskurs/ On request I also teach this online course in English. Please do not hesitate to ask your questions (info(at) pixeltrain.net). I am always happy, to hear from everyone who is interested to become an ArtistRead More

Today I taught my final Houdini FX class for this semester’s block for SAE Germany. After 10 weeks of talking about Houdini Fundamentals, Vex, Vellum, RBDs, Fluids, and Pyro, I have now to say “Goodbye” and “All the Best” to my motivated students. It was such fun and I wish you all the best in this exciting industry.  We started the course at the first of December and those wereRead More

Start your Blender 2.9 Journey now! Blender 2.9 – A full production suite for 3D, VFX and Animation. Next to my beloved Houdini FX, Blender is for me the solutions for Modeling, Animation and PreViz. As you may have seen, I have published the last days 4 free tutorials about the new features of Blender 2.9.You find them on my YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/pixeltrain3DVFXTrainings If you now have the feeling, thatRead More

*** 21. – 25. Oktober 2019, Turin Helge’s MASTERCLASSES auf der VIEW Conference 2019: >> Sonntag, 20. Oktober 2019, 15.00 – 18.30, Sala Mezzanino:   Blender 2.8 – The Free Production Studio for Indies In dieser Masterclass gibt Euch Industry Master-Trainer Helge Maus einen schnellen Überblick über Blender 2.8, die OpenSource Production Suite für 3D, VFX & Animation. Blender 2.8 ist kostenlos zu verwenden, aber für ernsthafte Produktionen unglaublich leistungsfähig und vollwertig. DasRead More

>> MOUVO – Education in Motion 22. – 23. Februar 2019, Prag   “Mouvo – Festival presenting Motion Design in all of its forms. Ubiquitous and creative dynamic field, combining graphic design, animation, video, special effects and new technologies. Mouvo festival is a meeting place for all the thinkers, talents and producers around the world, who would like to cooperate and meet others from the community, those who are eager to learn, inspire and to be inspired.” www.mouvo.czRead More

  pixeltrain goes Italy und Helge freut sich ins Land des Cappuccinos, der Pizza und Spaghetti und nicht zu vergessen des Tiramisus in bewährter 3D- & VFX-Manier einzutauchen. Wie Ihr Euch vorstellen könnt, ist Helge per Sprach-App in jeder freien Minute fleißig am Italienisch lernen und im pixeltrain studio erklingt nur noch italienische Musik von Francesco Gabbani, Ermal Meta, Laura Pausini, Elisa und Co 😉 Wir haben eine Spotify Liste “pixeltrainRead More

  Das Team von dve advanced systems lädt Euch herzlich zum Cinema 4D R20 Release Day am Montag, den 3.9.2018 in München ein!   Programm: 17.30 Einlass 18.00 Jonas Pilz von Maxon stellt die Features der aktuellen Version Cinema 4D R20 vor. – Pause – 19.30 Helge Maus von pixeltrain hält einen Vortrag mit dem Thema „Praxisnahe Workflows for MotionGraphics & Guerilla VFX” 20.30 Gemütlicher Ausklang im Garten Natürlich gibt es dazu Getränke undRead More