Characters – Bringing polygons to life and create emotions


Glenn Frey / Product Marketing Specialist, Maxon Computer

In this workshop Glenn Frey from Maxon Computer will give practical tips on how to create convincing characters in Cinema 4D and show, that by technical means this is not a job that can only be done by professionals.


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If there is talent for design, you don’t have to worry about technical hurdles that may have stopped you from creating your own character. We at Maxon Computer believe, that a 3D program should be tool and paintbrush for the ideas in your mind come true!


With the proper tool, everyone can bring polygons to life. We at Maxon and thousands of satisfied customers know that this tool is Cinema 4D!



Glenn Frey

After completing high school, Mr. Frey attended the City College of Art in Huchting, Germany. He then dedicated himself to his passion ñ music. He worked as a studio musician, songwriter and singer in various studios and for various bands.

Mr. Frey discovered CINEMA 4D in 2003 and began working exclusively with this software. By 2005 he had become so adept at using CINEMA 4D that he began writing software manuals for MAXON Computer, the makers of CINEMA 4D.

Mr. Frey has been successfully working as a freelance 3D artist, childrenís book illustrator (emphasis on character design) and CINEMA 4D Quickstart manual author since 2005. He also gives CINEMA 4D workshops and presents MAXON products at trade shows and other public events.

Since 2009 Mr. Frey is a solid member of the Maxon Family and beside the trainings and workshops he does for Maxon over the year, he also works in the main
office in Friedrichsdorf, Germany as a product marketing specialist.