5 RailClone Tutorials / Stadium

June 26, 2014 |  by  |  How-To, Scripts & Plugins, Tutorials

It’s been been a year since iToo Software released RailClone 2. To thank users for their support and celebrate its first birthday they are releasing a brand new, World Cup inspired tutorial set, featuring nearly 50 minutes of video training! Go ahead and build your own Stadium.

This definitive series of 5 tutorials has something for everyone, whether you’re new to RailClone, using the lite version for the first time, or an experienced user, you’ll find something new to learn. They invite you to follow the tutorial from start to end or start with any one of the stand-alone lessons. Scene files are provided that allow you to jump in at any point.

tut1 5 RailClone Tutorials / Stadium

Tutorial 1 : Creating the railings and barriers using library styles (Lite/Pro)

In this section you create the metal railings, concrete barriers and glass facades that run around the entire stadium using the default library styles included with RailClone 2.  Learn how to use our extensive libraries out-of-the-box, or adapt them to fit the needs of an individual scene.

Jump to this video…

tut2 5 RailClone Tutorials / Stadium

Tutorial 2 : Creating the advertising hoarding (Lite)

This lesson demonstrates how to control the material ID of segments to create randomly applied textures on the advertising hoarding around the perimeter of the arena. Also learn how to add parameters that can be adjusted without needing to open the style editor.

Jump to this video…

tut3 5 RailClone Tutorials / Stadium

Tutorial 3 : Creating the seating (Pro)

In this tutorial create a custom seating style for the stadium with chairs attach to a continuous rail sat on regularly spaced supports. Learn how to create a  composite style comprising 3 generators controlled by a single spline.

Jump to this video…

tut4 5 RailClone Tutorials / Stadium

Tutorial 4 : Adding the audience (Lite)

Having created a seating style in the previous tutorial it’s time to add a crowd. This section explores the many randomization controls available in RailClone to help create varied audiences, with flags!

Jump to this video…

tut5 5 RailClone Tutorials / Stadium

Tutorial 5 : Creating the roof (Pro)

In the final installment get to grips with RailClone2’s new two-dimensional array generator. In this tutorial we’ll explore how to use this generator to make a parametrized roofing style, with controls for angle and depth. The style is made from 3 generators and uses sequence operators to create repeating patterns.

Jump to this video…

Go ahead and check out the “Stadium” tutorials page now…

The files that come with this series are compatible with 3ds Max 2011 – 2014, and RailClone 2 Pro and Lite.

Make sure you check the readme file that comes with this scene for the terms of use.


Recent Posts
3D Modeling How to / The JSN Tiles Chair

3D Modeling How to / The JSN Tiles Chair

11/26/2014  |  10 Comments

I'm very pleased to share today this great looking JSN Tiles Chair modeled by Luca Catino. I got to know... more

SOA #AcademyDay5 - Interview with DBOX

SOA #AcademyDay5 – Interview with DBOX

11/25/2014  |  No Comments

I'm happy to share today the interview with Christiaan Klaassen for DBOX. Like MIR, I did an interview with DBOX... more

AXYZ 3D People meets Chaos Group

AXYZ 3D People meets Chaos Group

11/24/2014  |  4 Comments

There are benefits to using 3d people models directly within our 3d scenes to be rendered, and as a SketchUP... more

Architectural Watercolors by Atelier Crilo

Architectural Watercolors by Atelier Crilo

11/18/2014  |  6 Comments

Atelier Crilo posted some architectural watercolor visuals recently that immediately captured my eye. I like this approach in general, and... more

Making of Isolation / 537 Bulans Project

Making of Isolation / 537 Bulans Project

11/11/2014  |  3 Comments

Phil Buerer's entry to the 537 Bulans Competition was awarded an Honorable Mention and a short behind the scenes is featured... more

12 Free 2D Autumn Cutout People

12 Free 2D Autumn Cutout People

11/05/2014  |  12 Comments

You can never have enough 2d people! And today VIShopper kindly share 12 free 2D Cut Out Autumn People Pack.... more