Glen Southern's Silo Fundamentals Series
Glen Southern's Silo Fundamentals - Part X
Description:
Array and Instance tools are covered, as well as how best to duplicate and combine objects. (9:19)

Core Commands and Tools:
     Create Sphere
          Menu: Create > Sphere
          Hotkey: RMB + drop down menu to select Create > Sphere
     Accessing 4-view Layout
          Menu: Display > Viewport Layout > 4-view Layout
          Hotkey: Down arrow (or Spacebar if that was the last view selected)
     Shifting Between Viewports
          Menu: Display > Viewport Camera
          Hotkeys:
              1 (Perspective)
              2 (Front)
              3 (Bottom)
              4 (Left)
              5 (Top)
              6 (Right)
              7 (Back)
          Press shift when a given view is selected to launch that view full screen.
     Create Specialized Circle
          Menu: Create > Circle > Opt
          Hotkey: RMB + drop down menu to select Create > Circle > Opt
     Create Array
          Menu: Create > Array
     De-Instantiate Intance
          Menu: Create > De-Instantiate Instance
     Create Cube
          Menu: Create > Cube
          Hotkey: Alt + C
     Create Specialized Grid
          Menu: Create > Grid > Opt
          Hotkey: RMB + drop down menu to select Create > Grid > Opt
     Subdivision
          Menu: Subdivision > Subdive and Unsubdivide
          Hotkey: C (subdivide), V (unsubdivide)
     Create Duplicate
          Menu: Create > Duplicate
          Hotkey: Ctrl + D
     Copy and Paste
          Menu: Edit > Copy and Paste
          Hotkey: Ctrl + C (copy), Ctrl + V (paste)
     Combining Objects
          Menu: Create > Combine Objects
     Create Instace
          Menu: Create > Instance
          Hotkey: Ctrl + I

Notes:
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Watch First:
Glen Southern's Fundamentals - Part I
Glen Southern's Fundamentals - Part II
Glen Southern's Fundamentals - Part III
Glen Southern's Fundamentals - Part IV
Glen Southern's Fundamentals - Part V
Glen Southern's Fundamentals - Part VI
Glen Southern's Fundamentals - Part VII
Glen Southern's Fundamentals - Part VIII
Glen Southern's Fundamentals - Part IX

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Glen Southern's Fundamentals - Part XI
Glen Southern's Silo Fundamentals Series (Beginner)
Glen's Silo Fundamentals - Part I
Glen Southern explains basic navigation within Silo as well as how to use the viewports.
(9:07 / 13.4 MB)
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Glen's Silo Fundamentals - Part II
Selecting and manipulating object components as well as the various selection modes.
(11:35 / 12.0 MB)
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Glen's Silo Fundamentals - Part III
Glen Southern talks about Instance Mirroring and Geometry Mirroring.
(9:00 / 8.9 MB)
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Glen's Silo Fundamentals - Part IV
Using Soft Selection and Smooth with mirroring to make quick and powerful changes to a model.
(10:04 / 19.9 MB)
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Glen's Silo Fundamentals - Part V
Demonstrates using extrusion, splitting and cutting to alter geometry.
(19:13 / 25.2 MB)
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Glen's Silo Fundamentals - Part VI
Creating polygons, filling holes and bridging objects.
(7:06 / 8.3 MB)
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Glen's Silo Fundamentals - Part VII
Additional polygon creation tools including Edge Tool, Append Polygon and Polygon Tool.
(9:30 / 9.4 MB)
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Glen's Silo Fundamentals - Part VIII
Glen Southern continues the series with a discussion of surface normals.
(6:01 / 12.5 MB)
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Glen's Silo Fundamentals - Part IX
More advanced tools including Lathe, Extrusion Object, and Path Extrusion.
(12:09 / 14.0 MB)
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Glen's Silo Fundamentals - Part X
Glen covers Array and Instance tools, as well as how best to duplicate and combine objects.
(9:19 / 11.5 MB)
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Glen's Silo Fundamentals - Part XI
Basic uses for the Scene Editor and Materials Editor, including selection groups.
(13:43 / 19.0 MB)
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