Learn 3D visualization with a Chaos Academic Partner

Get expert career training in visualization from pros with years of industry experience

With an industry mentor as your guide, cultivate your skills in industry-standard software like 3ds Max and V-Ray to model, texture, light, and render your very own photo-real 3D scenes. Learn innovative ways to deliver your vision, helping you to build an impressive portfolio.

Why learn visualization at CG Spectrum:

  • Progress faster with mentorship from world-class artists
  • Get support and industry insights in our online community 
  • 1-on-1 or small group classes for more personalized learning
  • Flexible schedules and 100% online. Learn from anywhere!
Why Visualization

CG Spectrum graduates can be found working at film and game studios all over the world

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Learn 3D visualization from the experts

Progress faster with expert mentorship from talented visualization artists who work across architecture visualization (archviz), product visualization, digital fashion, and beyond! See how our courses work in the video below.

Flexible scheduling

Plan studies around your work and family commitments

Industry mentors

Learn from experts who have worked on major films and games

Job-ready skills

Build practical job skills studios are hiring for

Payment plans

Pursue your passion and start working sooner

Specialized online visualization courses

Get the most out of your education: an industry-approved curriculum, live weekly sessions with your experienced mentor, personalized feedback on your work, plus a vibrant online community offering support, inspiration, advice, and more!  

3D Visualization Courses

CG Spectrum's online visualization courses are a complete study pathway to help you become a 3D visualization artist with opportunities to specialize in a range of exciting fields—such as architectural visualization (archviz), product visualization, industrial visualization, and 3D roles in films and games—as you progress in your studies.


Course summary:

In this introductory course, you'll learn the fundamentals of industry software 3ds Max and V-Ray, building 3D modeling, lighting, and rendering skills. You'll get to model, texture, and light 3D kitchen items, blocking them out in a virtual scene using physical cameras, and adjusting focal lengths to achieve better results. 

Note: This short course is the same as term 1 of the Foundations of Visualization Course, so you’ll be one-third of the way through if you choose to continue your studies!

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Course summary:

Led by industry experts, you'll learn how to master industry software, including 3ds Max, V-Ray, Photoshop, and Unreal Engine, to translate ideas into the digital 3D space. Establish accurate and cinematic representations of what buildings, sets, and landscapes will look like before they're even built!

Note: The Introduction to Visualization Course is embedded in this course as term 1. If you complete the 3-month introductory course, you'll be one-third of the way through this course.

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Learn 3D visualization from industry veterans

Get direct access to passionate and knowledgeable professionals with years of experience working and teaching in the industry.