The most in-depth personal training online for C4D, software included.

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Cinema 4D is a powerful 3D software tool used by photographers for creating realistic images. Our Cinema 4D Training & Certification Courses For Photographers Maxon Partners offer the best way to learn this software and what it can do for your business. The comprehensive 6-week online course is taught by master trainer Dustin Valkema, with over 100 videos, assignments, quizzes, 3d models, files, and access to a small private community. You'll learn how to create the most realistic images for photography and commercial products with C4d, and get Redshift FREE with the course.


Our CGI Certification course is a 6-week online course taught from PRO EDU tutorials, exclusive content, live office hours, access to a small private community, weekly testing, weekly assignments and a certification course facilitated by. The course is for those who want to learn CGI and what it can do for their business.


The CGI Certification course is designed for those who want to learn CGI. Specifically catered for creatives with a photography background looking for industry leading workflows for Cinema 4D, Octane Render Engine, and now Red Shift. This course is designed for those starting their journey into understanding the CGI pipeline.


The six week course is online in a new and private website specifically designed and built for this interactive course. It consists of digital tutorials, additional assets, exclusive content, live office hours, assignment submissions, testing, and a private discord community where you can interact with.


To learn a whole new workflow and change your life access to tutorials isn't always enough, you need an immersive environment with like minded creatives. PRO EDU Courses provides a proven process for photographers, certified master trainers, software, and a private community with expert mentorship. Validate your knowledge of the software and concepts with a certification from PRO EDU.

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Meet C4D Master Trainer Dustin Valkema

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As a certified training partner with Cinema 4D from Maxon, you will have access to our training content, testing, and software from the industry leading CGI software development team. We work hand in hand with Maxon to ensure the highest level of training. In addition to all of our education and community, you have options to included Cinema 4D, Redshift, and the full Maxon One Suite of software included with your course.


Learn how Dustin thinks about CGI and learning something like C4D


We believe that you should never stop learning." It's one of our guiding principles at PRO EDU. We are taking that a step further with our new CGI Course by creating an environment with objective testing so that creatives can validate what they know with a certification backed by the makers of Cinema 4D and PRO EDU. There's no better way (or more affordable) to get this level of education for the digital arts than to be a part of our online six week course with Master Trainer Dustin Valkema and your peers in the course. Students that complete the course with a 90% or higher completion of assignment.

6-Week C4D Course

We've designed this course for working professionals. It is designed for people with full time jobs. We understand that many of you have demanding full-time workloads, families, kids, and a busy life as a creative. This is why you have up to 12 months to finish the course, if you need.  PLUS LIFETIME access to the tutorials.

The course is 6 consecutive weeks of assignments, Live Q&A's, and assigned work. If you cannot attend a specific Live Q&A, it is recorded for you and available to watch at your convenience.  If you feel like you can manage the course, tests, and assignments on your own you can successfully manage to complete the course in a longer time period, if you wish. 

The course and the Cinema 4D Software will be available for up to 12 months from the start of the course as well. So if you would like to take this course at your own pace, the platform is designed to allow you to take your time and finish assignments on YOUR SCHEDULE. All students that complete the course will be issued a certificate of completion from PRO EDU and will have the option to take the Maxon Cinema 4D Certification Exam to test their knowledge in the application.

C4D Master Coures from PRO EDU and Dustin Valkema


In addition to the 3 CGI For Photographers Tutorials that are part of your weekly tutorial homework, we have made additional and exclusive video tutorials and content specifically for the certification preparation. This type of video content is unlocked each week and gives you additional content to help you prepare for the certification prep exam . This content broadens the Cinema 4D Application from just photography to give you a wider knowledge base if what is included and may contain special guest artists, interviews, and experts to teach you the fundamentals with up to date info.

  1. CGI For Photographers | 6 Week Course, Software & Certification - PRO EDU
  2. CGI For Photographers | 6 Week Course, Software & Certification - PRO EDU

CGI For Photographers | 6 Week Course, Software & Certification

Regular price $ 1,049.00

For more information on dates, and new courses, check out out CGI certification course page for updates HERE.

CGI for Photographers Certification Course For Cinema 4D is a six-week course that will teach you all you need to know about CGI and Cinema 4D. This course is perfect for photographers who want to expand their skillset and learn how to create beautiful, realistic 3D images. With access to Cinema 4D software through Maxon, this course is the perfect way to get started in the world of CGI.

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