UE4 Cloud Creation Tutorial

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A full run through of creating a Cloud texture to use with a made from scratch master cloud material in UE4.  Creating a series of masks to drive form and light effects changes for UE4 Dynamic sky scenarios.  Finishing with additional flow map and POM map techniques to bring a full sense of 3D form and organic movement to the cloud formations.   


Skill Level

Intermediate Level, you should be familiar with the basic menus and workflows with, Photoshop, and Unreal Engine 4 

Contents

- 120 minute walk through covering the entire cloud texture creation in Photoshop and material set up in UE4

- 1080 Resolution

- Photoshop source files and targa textures for clouds

-Master material setup and material instances for use in UE4 (4.20 and higher)

-Maya scene for setup for creating flow maps with fluids (including base flow map texture) 

-Basic meshes for cloud plane, sky sphere and basic terrain for using in UE4 engine

-Textures for Noise mask, flow maps created in video, and Soft sphere normal map


License

Personal, Indie, and Studio Licenses are available. Personal licenses do NOT apply to companies.

*Digital products are non-refundable

Standard Use License
$8
License: Standard License
Stock Assets

For personal use and one commercial project (up to 2,000 sales or 20,000 views).

Tutorials

One copy to be used by a single user.

Installable Tools

One installation by a single user.

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Files (33)
VidTut_05
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VidTut_04
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VidTut_03
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VidTut_02
mp4 /
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VidTut_01
mp4 /
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MayaFlowmap_baseTexture
jpg /
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flowMap_creationScene
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clouds01_RGBA
tga /
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clouds01_base_02
psd /
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clouds01_base
tga /
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clouds01_base
psd /
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cloud_flowmap02
tga /
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cloud_flowmap01
tga /
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BasicNoise
tga /
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sunPan_m_Inst
uasset /
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sunPan_m
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spheretest
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GreyTerrain
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clouds01_RGBA
uasset /
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clouds01_base
uasset /
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clouds_M_Inst_Inst
uasset /
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clouds_M_Inst
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clouds_M
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clouds_blueSky_Inst1_Inst
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clouds_blueSky_Inst1
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cloudplane
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cloud_flowmap02
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cloud_flowmap01
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Blank_nmBall
uasset /
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blackRidge03
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BasicNoise
uasset /
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cloudScene02
umap /
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cloudScene01
umap /
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