Create realistic Earth in Cinema 4D

Difficulty level: Medium


In this tutorial you will learn how to use material editor for creating more complex textures with layers and shaders.



Here are the links to all the textures used:


All textures in one file:


Earth color with bathymetry


Water mask:­/bmng/landmask/


Bump map/elevation:




City lights:


You can also browse on your own on FTP server from NASA if you want to look for all of them in different sizes, because you can’t find all of them on the Blue Marble website. The link is:­mng/