Here are a selection of resources and other goodies for you to enjoy. If you use any of my free resources in your work, I would love to see it. I have also provided links to SciFi artists that have inspired me, hopefully you will like them too!
Links to C4D Resources
Useful C4D Plugins
Here are a few links to the sites of C4D plugins that I believe are worth checking out. Most of these offer freeware plugins, but where you can please make a donation for their hard work.
Thomas Welters excellent freeware plugins
SolidChamfer by Andre Berg
Nitro4D's incredible range of free and donation ware plugins
Kuroyume's Development Zone - home of InterPoser
Useful Mesh SItes
There are plenty of times when we don't want to model - or simply don't have the time to model - everything in a scene. Here are some useful sites that provide a variety of meshes ofr download. The meshes are in various file formats - but most modern 3d programmes import everything accept the proprietary Autodesk 3ds Max.
Foundation 3D, wide range of meshes in Lightwave format
Pixel Labs free C4d models
Toms 3d4 free C4d models
Baument's useful freebie page
Inlite Studio's Freebies
How could I not include scifi3d.com?
Huge range of free meshes at TF3DM.com
These artists were responsible for some of the most well-remembered sci-fi book covers ever published.
With the exception of Chris Foss, these artists also provided much of the illustrations in that appeared in Stewart Cowley's 'Terran Trade Authority' series (as well as the spin-off books under the pseudonym Steven Caldwell)