So, here’s the walkthrough of the Voxel-Effect preset for Cinema 4D. Watch it, download the file and – hopefully – create awesome stuff with it. When you’ve come up with something cool, share it with us in the comments!
NOTE: the script for onemoreproduction’s “Pixels” animation was not written in Objective C, but in C++. I misremembered that. You’ll find more info about this masterpiece in the interview with Patrick Jean in Motionographer.
The voxel-effect preset was set up and tested in Cinema 4D Release 11.5. I don’t have Release 11.0 anymore so I can’t tell, if all features work there – the MoDynamics obviously won’t.
Here’s a short tutorial with some tipps on modelling shapes for the voxel-effect preset: