Another amazing and wonderful collection of jQuery and CSS3 for you is presented here. In this collection we are showcasing 40 jQuery and CSS3 loading animation and progress bar plugins and tutorial. One thing keep in your mind that CSS3 animations are not yet supported in old browsers so you have to try modern browsers if you want to see the live action of these outstanding plugins. With loaders and progress bars users know that something is still going on that’s why loaders and progress bars are very essential for users.
With these loading animations and progress bars you can make your web application and websites more stunning and eye-catching. All these jQuery and CSS3 loading animation and progress bar also help you to enhance the performance of your websites or web application. This is the reason loaders and progress bars are very famous and trendy these days. Take a look and let me know what you think.
There is a time when only Power Point was used for creating presentations and slides. But now there are so many advanced sites and wonderful Apps are easily available in the internet. If you are planning to create an eye-catching and outstanding presentation then have a look at this collection. In this collection you will find 40+ superb sites and Apps that surely help you to creating your masterpiece and most important is they all are easy to use.
With these sites and Apps you can make your presentation more stunning and eye-catching. Check this out and get to pick one and do not forget to share your precious opinion with us via comment section is below. Enjoy and stay creative everyone.
Prezi is a cloud based presentation software that opens up a new world between whiteboards and slides. The zoomable canvas makes it fun to explore ideas and the connections between them.
SlideRocket is a revolutionary new approach to business communications designed from the start to help you make great presentations that engage your audience and deliver tangible results.
authorSTREAM enables presenters to upload and share PowerPoint presentations online and embed slideshows in blogs, convert to video and share on YouTube, iPods, iPads and social networks.
Jux is the best showcase for your stories. Share words, photos and videos with unprecedented ease and impact. Fullscreen on every screen. Desktop, iPad and iPhone.
Tell your story anyway you like. Add photos, music, video, and audio, and share it publicly or privately in an instant.
Free presentation creation, hosting. Add audio to PowerPoint slides, docs, photos to create online videos. Use for e-learning, on-demand webinars, lead generation.
Novio: an easy-to-use tool to create interactive online video presentations using a webcam and PowerPoint slides.
Myplick is an easy way to share your Presentations and Slideshows online.
Click ‘Record’ and off you go – if you can talk & click a mouse at the same time then you can use Present.me. If you make a mistake, there’s no need to start again, you can trim the mistake off, then carry on recording from where you left off. It’s really easy!
Upload and Share PowerPoint presentations with your family, friends, colleagues, clients and the whole world.
The easiest and powerful presentation platform just works.
Zentation combines video and slides to create online presentations that best simulate the live experience. Easily create high-end webinars, webcasts, elearning, training and virtual events.
Automatically make your own free slide show in seconds. Upload photos, pick music, add captions in the show, and more!
Transforming media into collaborative spaces with video, voice, and text commenting.
Get students excited to learn with digital media. Make a video with photos, video clips and music to enhance the classroom experience.
SSC is great for sharing photos from a vacation or a celebration with your friends and family. Beautiful or humorous presentations make a wonderful gift. Slide Shows can also promote your products or services. Share your slideshows on YouTube or Facebook!
Biteslide is a fun and easy-to-use slidebook app that promotes student creativity, self-expression, and imagination.
Electric Slide is the easiest way to wirelessly present PowerPoint slides, Office documents, PDFs and videos with your iPhone or iPad. Your device is a remote control that works anywhere with any screen. Since viewers just need your simple URL to follow along, setup is a cinch. You can also connect your device directly to a TV or projector via HDMI or VGA.
eMaze is an online presentation tool for people who want more than PowerPoint
Haiku Deck is the simple new way to create inspired presentations – whether you’re pitching an idea, teaching a lesson, telling a story, or igniting a movement. Featured on the iTunes “New and Noteworthy” and “What’s Hot” lists!
Slideshows for facebook, twitter and blogs.
Get your design ideas online and start reeling in the feedback. A little app from ZURB that lets you cast your ideas, poll your friends, and reel in the feedback.
View PowerPoint on an iPad, iPhone or iPod with an award-winning app. Connect an iPad to a projector. Manage and track team content. Broadcast slides online.
Free Slideshow Maker Software for Windows.
Speaker Deck is the best way to share presentations online. Simply upload your slides as a PDF, and we’ll turn them into a beautiful online experience. View them on SpeakerDeck.com, or share them on any website with an embed code.
Awesome Way to Organize and Present Ideas using Mind Maps and Prezi Effects.
Vivapitch lets you view, share, save, annotate and engage with conference presentations on your mobile device, in real time.
Simply put, Vizlingo is a messaging tool that translates your words into video. It’s easy! Just type, see and send.
A new way of organizing, sharing, and presenting web content.
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In this post, we have compiled a useful set of CSS3 animated button tutorials and different experiment that may fascinate you. As we all know that CSS3 is the most important and crucial aspect of the web designing that can make your website even more appealing and interactive for your visitors.
Since the world of internet is changing and people tend to like those sites that have more interactive elements, many designers now focus on their CSS3 skills. This is because CSS3 skills can help them to a great extent in achieving the desired attractiveness. Here we have presented animated CSS3 button tutorials and experiments for you so that you can learn these techniques. Enjoy checking out this compilation and have more fun in using them for your works.
Here we have presented some amazing and impressive CSS3 and HTML5 experiments for you. Though, they are amazing but unfortunately are still at the state of being called ‘Experiments’, mainly because most of them are not supported by all the browsers. Therefore, we will recommend you that you see these CSS3 and HTML5 experiments either in Safari or Chrome. However, few of them work well in Mozilla Firefox.
Here is the full list after the jump. We hope that you will like this collection and will use these experiments on a daily basis for your clients. So, let us have a look at this collection. Enjoy!
Today, we have come up with a assortment of 18 best and detailed tutorials on CSS3 transitions and animations. CSS3 has made everything quite easier and more efficient. It has changed many older techniques of web development and has now made web development much faster, efficient and easier. With CSS3 transitions and animations, you can make the web development experience even better with all the tremendous effects.
In this round up, you will discover 18 best CSS3 transitions and animations tutorials for you to help you learn those amazing techniques. With these techniques, you can make your website more interactive, beautiful and fun to browse. Let’s have a look.
Do you want to learn how to create awesome after effects? Are you interested in making your design work more appealing and visually alluring? If your answer is yes, then you have come to the right place. In today’s assortment, we are showcasing a collection of some useful and amazing after effects tutorials and tips for you so that you can learn those hidden techniques and practice the skill of creating appealing after effects.
Below, we have listed some very useful and professionally created Adobe After Effects Tutorials for you. We hope that you will like this collection and find these tutorials useful for you. Enjoy!
In this tutorial we will learn how to use After Effects to create shiny glass orbs in 3D and how to create a spherical and reflection map from images.
In this tutorial we will learn how to create a dynamic bar graph with customizable values and Streamline graph production without sacrificing quality.
This 3D Text Animation project gives viewers a chance to learn about the new per-character-3d animation option in After Effects CS5.
In this tutorial we finish animating and composite the scene in After Effects using Lens Care, Curves, and Knoll Light Factory. We also do some basic parenting to try and fix a wonky camera move. Find out why it didn’t quite work and the reason I couldn’t fix it in time.
This tutorial covers the creation of a space-like si-fi title sequence from scratch. Michael shows us how you can easily create a visually interesting and impressive title animation with some simple title cards and text animation. The tutorial uses the Twitch plugin from Video Copilot, though a similar effect could be obtained by manual keyframing.
There was an explosion of characters and thus the Logo was born. In this tutorial we’ll be using some of the new options of Trapcode Particular 2 as well as some techniques with Trapcode Form to create an epic depiction of the first logo in history.
Typography is one of the qualities upon which we base most of our design work, and the type animation engine in After Effects offers a gamut of ways to express typographic flair. One of my favorites is the ability to control the 3D motion and position of text characters. When combined with simple camera moves, depth of field, and some real-world studio tricks we use every day, the results can be—literally—powerful. Let’s get started.
In this tutorial you will learn how to create an energy-ball that re-lights the road surface and how to Use reverse-tracking and build a volumetric point light.
In this tutorial we are going to show you how to create a spray paint effect using After Effects. It’s a fairly simple process but we have got a few tricks that you may not have thought of. Here is a sample video of what you’ll be creating.
Animating your After Effects design in 3D space is fun and, for the most part, easy to achieve. However, the camera and objects can have their own agendas in some instances, but a few tricks can change a seemingly uncontrollable camera animation into pure, cool cinematography.
In this tutorial we are going to explain how easy it is for any photoshop users out there that create a lot of effects-added branding to transform their work into a great and simple animation using After Effects, presumably to spice up your client presentation or intro to your website.
Animated swirls are all the rage in the motion graphics world, and there are some pretty cool things that can be done with them. But creating and animating such elements is really not as difficult and time-consuming as it would seem, even if the shapes are detailed and intricate. Bring on the swirls!
When working on VFX, you can often measure your success by how invisible you are. If the audience doesn’t know there was an effect created, then you did a good job. In this tutorial we will show you all how to make turn a plain dolly shot into a dynamic room with light rays and a sky replacement.
In this tutorial we will learn how to animate a person exploding from a lightning blast and composite footage elements from Action Essentials 2.
In this video tutorial, Creative Cow contributing editor Michael Park demonstrates how to make a dark, cloudy title reveal similar to the one seen in the “Movie Which Must Not Be Named.” All textures and fonts are available in the project download as well as the final CS4 project file.
One of the toughest things to achieve in After Effects is a true feeling of space, environment, and temperature even. One way to infuse your scene with reality is to add light—and not simply a spotlight with a feathered edge and a few shadows here and there, but a realistic light cast from the very essential form of illumination: fire!
Using basic AE tools and some expressions you will learn how to create this 3D wall made of custom shapes and a nice laser beam to reveal your text.
In this tutorial we will learn how to build a silver ring in After Effects with a particle wipe and how to use valueAtTime expression to automate over time.
Without lights in a scene, After Effects will automatically illuminate all 3D layers equally. It makes sure the lighting stays consistent and you can focus on your project, however, adding a 3D ligh can considerable enhance the mood of a scene.
In this tutorial we will learn how to Move layers in 3D space with depth of field and how to animate camera and Add Effects.
In this tutorial we will learn how to Create a page peel animation effect.
In this tutorial we will learn how to create easy 3D reflections with no plug-ins.
This tutorial will teach you how to recreate the “My Paper Mind” effect done by Javan Ivey, but with the environment in mind, Nicolas has come up with a way to save some paper (as well as about 3 days worth of paper cuts!) It is all done in After Effects without any third party plug-ins. Enjoy!
This tutorial will teach you how to transform daylight footage to night footage and how to add artificial lights and illuminate windows.
This tutorial will teach you how to Create a dying planet with visible lava and cracks.
This tutorial will teach you how to create a complex energy scene with CC particle world and how to animate particles in 3D with multiple instances.
This tutorial will teach you how to create ground destruction in 3D Max using particle flow and how to render motion blur and shadows for AE compositing.
In this tutorial we will learn how to create realistic smoke trails with Particular particles.
In this tutorial, we will learn some of the cool new features introduced in Trapcode Particular v2.0. Inspiration for this tutorial is from the logo reveal of the Digital Domain Animation Company. It may not be as good as that (since it had been done completely using a 3d software), but I thought to give it a try in After Effects.
In this tutorial we will recreate a similar look from an older Gnarls Barkley video. A basic to intermediate knowledge of After Effects and Trapcode Particular is needed to follow along.
In this tutorial you learn how to create a cinematic opening title using Trapcode Form similar to those used in movie trailers and openings.
In this massive tutorial inspired by the work of Pierre Michel, Alex Verlan shows us how to create the dramatic slow motion rain drops falling scene entirely within After Effects.
This tutorial is about how to Write with Water inside After Effects without any using for the 3d party plug-ins. So if the Summer heat gets to you, just go inside for a while and watch this tutorial to cool down. Don’t forget your sunscreen and enjoy Writing with Water!
In this tutorial you will learn how to create this real-world, network ID-style scene for your logo or type treatment using After Effects, Trapcode Particular, and stock images.
Learn how to set up a snow blizzard scene with this “logo to snow transition” using basics of Cinema 4D particle systems and a mix between After Effects Fractal Noise and Trapcode Particular.
In this tutorial author shows how to use the audio reactors built in to form to achieve something very very cool! Let’s take a look…
In this tutorial you will learn how to animate a handwritten text sequence with ink bleeding through the paper to create an elegant old-world style title reveal.
In this tutorial we will learn how to create an infinite galactic zoom through particle energy.
Lots of programs and plug-ins create cool photo montages easily and quickly—handy for such things as photo DVDs and slideshows. But what if you don’t have those programs or plug-ins, or you want something a little more creative (yet still as easy to replicate and reuse) using a software program you already own? A few tricks and techniques in After Effects will have you up and running in no time at all.
We’ve all seen the standard disappearing effect from a camera that sits on a tripod and doesn’t move. In this tutorial you’ll learn how to create a dynamic disappearing effect from a moving camera shot. Our camera will pan with the actor as he runs, jumps, disappears, and reappears. The actual disappearance also includes a dynamic dissolve and warp effect. And the best part is, no third party plug-ins are required.
In this post, we have presented some useful tutorials for your visual effects and motion graphics-related work. With these tutorials, you will learn how to generate energetic and animated motion graphics with really dazzling visual effects. Feel free to share your opinions with us via comment section below.
Beauty will save the world! And digital world will be saved by attractive and magnetic 3D Flash websites which are almost brilliant works of art. This kind of sites quickly draws audience’s attention as it provides rich visual experience. So today we would like to touch the subject of 3D Flash Websites – the most interactive and creative web projects for those who do care about the impression they make.
Developers consider Flash to be a platform with a wide range of opportunities in a website building and presentation, but at the same time it is a rather complex tool which requires certain coding knowledge and skills. Moreover, often Flash sites have essential downsides in comparison with static ones: slow loading and inability of search engines to crawl website pages are mostly called weak points of Flash. But we are sure that Flash is the ultimate solution for creating interactive websites which will blow visitor’s minds. And 3D Flash websites are especially alluring thanks to their fascinating three-dimensional effects. It’s a kind of virtual reality where you are a welcome visitor.
3D Flash websites listed below will make you sit with eyes wide open, even if you are a Flash antagonist. And if you are a true fan of Flash technology then you will definitely be impressed with the interactive beauty displayed on your screen. Just check these 3D Flash websites out!
This is a guest post by Ann Davlin, She is a copywriter and blogger working at MotoCMS – a company which allows you to easily create Flash website. Ann is a great fan of social media and web development trends (especially Flash), so you can always follow her on Twitter (@SmilingAnny).
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Cinema 4D is getting very popular day by day mainly due to the body paint functionality. It has artist friendly interface with a customizable work flow. Many films like Spiderman 3, Monster House, Chronicles of Narnia, Beowulf, Polar Express and Superman Returns also used Cinema 4D to present a long lasting effect. People also used Cinema 4D in motion graphics because of its excellent integration with compositing application pipelines. The most useful thing about Cinema 4D is its instinctive interface and sound work flow that lets an artist to jump in and be creative and dynamic swiftly. In this post we have gathered 55 excellent tutorials which we will greatly help you to create some beautiful 3D graphics.
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This work is fully modeled and rendered in Cinema 4D. Artist have used BodyPaint and Photoshop for the textures.
In this tutorial artist will walk through the steps he used to create this illustration to bring alive the word “collide.”
Tutorial on how to make tentacles like this in the image using cinema 4D
How to create a 3D type effect using Cinema 4d and Photoshop.
In this tutorial you will learn how to create a ball bearing using an Array Object. You will also learn about the use of the Taper object, Fillet option and Bevel function.
In this tutorial you will learn how to create great looking Line Renders using extruding and deformers, line renders are amazing looking renders that are often used on wallpapers or photo manipulations.
In this massive tutorial you will learn how to model a car using blueprints, points and the bridge tool. Basic Cinema 4D knowledge is required for this tutorial!
Enable or disable multiple objects at with one click Increase viewport speed and animation playback.
Here’s the Zebra 3D modeling tutorial by Pupi for Cinema 4D. And the Great thing is, you can download his 3D model for FREE!
Learn the animation basics and looping in Cinema 4D.
In this tutorial you will learn how to create an explosive type effect!
In this tutorial you will learn How to create an animated dotted line stroke.
Cinema 4D veteran Peter Hofmann aka peXel presents us with this handy tutorial covering the following topics: How to get a “clean” UV – Map, How to calculate a Dirt – Map, How to work with Baker.
In this tutorial we’re going to use Cinema 4d to create the 3d text like in the image above. Feel free to use the software of your choice, this is a technique that can be easily duplicated in other 3D apps.
In this tutorial we will learn how much powerful procedurals are, and also some basics regarding shading/lighting.
This tutorial will teach you to make a great sandglass, which you can use for plenty of purposes. You can find the finished model and other stuff from there.
Just a quick, easy dirty way to create a peanut can (or most types of cans with lids for that matter) in cinema 4D. Again its more about how easy the actual model and geometry is compared to the actual texturing.
This amazing 3d scene, entitled Daylight, was created by Carles Piles. Read how the scene was created in the tutorial below.
This tutorial will teach you how to make beautiful car tires step by step.
In this tutorial, artist will go though the steps in texturing objects in Cinema 4D. He also play with using textures to actually light the scene.
In this 3 tutorial series we’ll look at how to build a glass shatter effect, based on a recent project for Damages 2, using Illustrator, After Effects and Cinema 4D. This section includes capturing the template in After Effects, paths in Illustrator and setting up imported splines as polygons in Cinema 4D.
This tutorial will show you how to make awesome model of piano.
This is a video tutorial on taking vector art and importing it into Cinema 4D to create a 3D object that can be animated, textured, and manipulated in 3D space. In this tutorial, written by David from filmmakingcentral.com he shows you exactly how to do this.
In this tutorial you will learn how to create awesome matterial, that can be very useful for your upcoming tasks.
In this tutorial artist will show you how to create a basic textured disc shape and then drop it into an Array Object where you can create an epic looking UFO.
Although in this tutorial does not cover entire car, only the bonnet, fender and door, hope that you will learn lots of techniques in this tutorial.
In this tutorial you will learn how to make E Book Cover step by step.
A great step by step tutorial on Armor plates.
Nothing fancy, but it could help someone, somewhere, somehow, this tutorial iGrass Tutorial Cinema 4Ds written for Cinema 4D, but could easily be adapted for any other 3D app out there.
Tutorial made for Cinema 4d but can be applied to almost any 3d rendering program.
In this Cinema 4D tutorial, he get into lighting a scene with the Ambient Light and Area Light CS Tools.
Tutorial made for Cinema 4d but can be applied to almost any 3d rendering program.
This tutorial shows how to make a simple modern trash can or “abstract” form you can use in your scenery, it also serves as practice for extrude tools and getting familiar with them.
Wanna make something like this in Cinema 4D R8 and Unwrap 3D? so this tutorial is best for this.
This week, artist will show you how to make your own geometry easily. Although almost every 3D application can perform the same task, he will use Maxon’s Cinema 4D.
A detaild and very comprehensive tutorial about Interior.
This tutorial will show you how to make beautiful grass.
A very useful Tutorial that how you can make a city buildings.
A detailed and step by step tutorial that will teach you lots of techniques.
In this tutorial Artist will examine a few different strategies for achieving a realistic skin shader in Cinema 4D. Skin has a particular quality that sets it apart from ordinary surfaces: it is luminously translucent.
A very detailed and step by step tutorial on how to create electric bulb.
Beautiful tutorial and its mixture of Cinema 4D and Poser.
Not for complete beginners as artist made it pretty quick, but those of you that know the basics should understand.
Mindblwoing tutorial and you will learn in this how to make a beautiful Lamp.
Great tutorial on Ipod Making.
Part 1 of 3 video tutorials for Cinema 4D showing how to model a Dvd Player.
Create this abstract with the easiest way!
Learn the animation basics and looping in Cinema 4D.
In this beginner/ intermediate level tutorial, you will learn how to create and render a realistic interior scene in Cinema 4D and Vray. In this tutorial you will focus on modeling the room and all of the furniture, and the second on materials, lights, rendering, and post production.
When it comes to motion graphics, exporting camera data from a 3D program to a 2D compositing program is one of the most important techniques you could know. In this tutorial, you will learn the basics behind getting Cinema 4D and After Effects to talk to one another, including using exporting tags, using the camera data in After Effects within 3D layers and effects, and how to set up and tweak your render for the best results.
In this tutorial Satya Meka will walk us through Cinema 4D and how to create the 3d text in this effect.
In this tutorial Patrick Eischen is going to show you how he created his image “Portrait of a silent man” using Cinema 4D and ZBrush.
How to a rolling carpet and text effect in Cinema 4d.
This tutorial shows you how to create an animation that makes a piece a paper crumple into a ball with no keyframes at all. It uses the cloth tag.
This tutorial demonstrates ways to make a glass, its materials and the content inside the glass. Artist made the model in c4d r9, but It can be done with lower versions.