Online tutorials for 3D Nature Products



Curious about how 3D Nature's products work, and what they can do? Check out these tutorials in HTML or high-quality streaming video form. These are the very same tutorials that come included free of charge with our products -- nothing is held back. Using the Demo Versions of our products, you can learn everything you need to know about our products and how to operate them, even before you buy!

Some tutorials may refer to supporting files that are normally included on the VNS CD-ROMs. These supporting files are not always included in the Demo Version download due to their size.


Tutorials for Visual Nature Studio 3
(Video and HTML)

  1. Getting Started
  2. Animation Basics
  3. Terrain Basics
  4. Remote Imagery
  5. Fields and Forest
  6. Lakes and Streams
  7. Roads and Buildings
  8. GIS Basics
  9. Sky and Clouds
  10. Post and Render

GIS Applications Tutorials for VNS
(Video only)

  1. Before You Begin
  2. Lakes
  3. Streams
  4. Roads
  5. Ecosystems
  6. Marshes


Support files (includes HTML tutorials)

Tutorials for Scene Express (HTML only)

  1. NatureView Express
  2. VRML
  3. 3ds Max
  4. VTP
  5. Lightwave
  6. GIS (VNS 3 only)
  7. OpenFlight (VNS 3 only, optional)
  8. VNS (VNS 3 only)
  9. FBX
  10. Google Earth
Scene Express and Nature View Express Samples

Tutorials for National Land Cover Database (NLCD) Template
(HTML only)

  1. The Basics
  2. Intermediate Use: Using real world data with the template
  3. Advanced Use: Replacing generic textures with real world data
  4. GeoTIFF Cropping Techniques




Complete NLCD Data Set now a free download!


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