How to Learn Solid Edge for Free

By Ahmed Mahmoud

Solid Edge ST (Synchronous Technology) is a direct modelling (It can also be used as a 3D parametric/history based modelling) 3D MCAD software. Solid Edge isn’t only used for 3D modelling, but it’s also used for rendering, stress analysis, thermal and fluid simulations. Solid edge is currently developed by Siemens. Learning Solid Edge ST is…

How to Learn IronCAD for Free

By Ahmed Mahmoud

IronCAD is a 3D direct modelling CAD (Computer Aided Design) software unlike SolidWorks and Autodesk Inventor which are history based CAD software, being a direct modelling software makes it very suitable for creating/drafting/manipulating drawings very fast and without any notable effort . IronCAD is very easy to learn and use, learning IronCAD is very helpful…

How to Learn LightWave for Free

By Ahmed Mahmoud

LightWave (LightWave 3D) is a 3D modelling, animation and rendering software, it’s used in architecture visualization, product design, video game development. LightWave is widely used and highly respected in the movie and TV industry; it’s used in visual effects, motion graphics and pre-visualization. LightWave was used in the creation of many movies; Avatar, Titanic, 300,…

How to learn Autodesk Smoke for Free

By Ahmed Mahmoud

Autodesk Smoke is a timeline based NLE (Non-linear editing) software, it’s fitted with a huge collection of video effects tools.  It’s widely used in the movies and Broadcasting, it’s used to create many of the content on YouTube, TV shows and movies. There are are many alternatives for Autodesk Smoke, Adobe Premiere and Final Cut…

How to Learn CorelDRAW for Free

By Ahmed Mahmoud

CorelDRAW is a vector graphics creation and editing suite, it’s used in color balancing, contrast adjustment, special effects (e.g. image borders, blurring, etc.) , and it’s capable of working with multiple layers and multiple page. There are many alternatives for CorelDRAW; Adobe Illustrator and Inkscape are two of the major competitors. Learning CorelDRAW is essential…

How to Learn ArchiCAD for Free

By Ahmed Mahmoud

ArchiCAD is a Building information modeling (BIM) software; it’s widely adopted by structural and  architectural engineers worldwide. ArchiCAD has a huge set of tools that allows its user to configure the different building object such as walls, doors, slabs, windows and roofs. These tools could also be used to construct a virtual building create scenes…

How to Learn KeyShot for Free

By Ahmed Mahmoud

KeyShot is a 3D rendering, animation, illumination and retracing software, it’s available for both Mac and Windows operating systems. There are many alternatives for keyShot; Vray, PhotoView 360 and Maxwell Render are some of the most commonly used alternatives. What sets KeyShot apart from the competition is its ease of use, easily integrated to major…

How to Learn ZBrush for Free

By Ahmed Mahmoud

ZBrush is a digital sculpting, painting, modeling and texturing software. It’s capable of creating high-resolution models that are used throughout the movie and games industry. ZBrush is used by major studios worldwide like; Epic Games, BioWare, Electronic Arts, Ubisoft, Square Enix, Crytek, SEGA, Naughty Dog, Namco, Midway, Sony Online Entertainment, Turbine, Cryptic Studios, NCSoft, Funcom.…