Unreal Essential Training

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    Unreal isn’t just for gaming anymore. Industries such as automotive design, architecture, healthcare, and education are embracing the real-time development tools for creating engaging and interactive visuals. Unreal Engine can power it all. In this course, Simon Manning teaches the essential skills you need to build immersive user experiences of all kinds with Unreal Engine 4, including lighting, effects, and visual scripting. He covers creating your first project, building a base landscape, blocking out levels, and importing assets for use in the design. Want to find out how to craft a unique look? Learn about working with materials, post-processing effects, and particle systems in Unreal. Plus, find out how to optimize the performance for your projects and package projects for distribution.

    Instructor

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      Simon Manning

      Digital maker looking for high-impact design challenge.

      Simon Manning is a maker. He is currently a VR specialist and model shop director for bevel.space.

      Before he ever donned a VR headset, Simon was building physical things: models, 3D printers, even a mixed reality capture setup. Grounded in the knowledge of physical things, Simon's virtual experiences display clarity and confidence.

      His innovative work on the F5 Tower in Seattle was featured in Wired Magazine and he is regularly invited to speak on the topic of enterprise VR applications. When he's not immersed in architecture Simon is an active member of the growing VR community, sharing his knowledge and trying the latest gizmos to keep up with the rapid pace of technology.

    Skills covered in this course

  • Real-time visualization with Unreal Engine 4

    - [Simon] There's no time like real-time. Unreal Engine 4 and its real-time rendering is taking the world by storm. What was once a tool purpose-built for AAA video games is now being used in fields from automotive design and architecture to healthcare and education. It's not hard to understand why when you see how easy it is to communicate complex ideas through engaging and interactive experiences. Join me, Simon Manning, in my LinkedIn Learning course on the essentials of Unreal as we build a complete Unreal Engine 4 project from the ground up. I'll show you everything you need to know to get started creating your own real-time experiences. Let's get started!

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