Matthew Butler
I am a full time motion graphics animator/designer in the city of Chicago. I specialize in After Effects as well as Cinema 4d. Check out my personal website where you can find my show reel. I also have a photo blog.
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    Developing Cinema 4D User Controls Through XpressoC4d developing thumb
    This is a detailed 91 minute video tutorial explaining how to setup a Cinema 4D Project to have user data controls that give your file or project complete simplicity for controlling all of the elements in one place. It dives into 5 different sections talking about what user data is and how it can help your file, explaining the different types of user data, connecting user data into Cinema 4D's Xpresso, learning Xpresso basics, and moving into more advanced Xpresso to setup your file.Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    Quick Tip - A Helpful Look At The "Write-on" Plug-inPreview
    In this tutorial you will get an in-depth look into the plug-in called "Write-on". You also will learn a few tricks when you are using the Write-on plug-in to write text onto the screen.Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    Open Up a 3D Extruding Box Logo Reveal3d and motion graphics
    In this tutorial you will learn how to create sharp extruding squares to reveal either your text or your logo. This tutorial will focus on jumping deeper into Trapcode Particular to bring this animation to life.Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    Drop In Your Logo With Some Bouncing Ropes3d and motion graphics
    In this tutorial you will learn to create a bouncing rope effect for logos or text. You will learn how to use expressions to control each letters anchor point and rotation as well as the swinging rope attached.Read More…