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Kissa Miau's introduction "Tutorial" on SFM for new users!
by Strange Festive Kissa Miau
Do your SFM posters look boring? Bland? Non-interesting? If you said yes, your lighting is probably not very good or you have poor camera settings. But don't worry, because I, Kissa Miau, am here tonight to show you how to do beautiful lighting in SFM,...
Letterboxing Tutorial
by SpiringZero
This is a guide to teach you a simple way to do nice looking letterboxing. ...
CS:GO Custom Weapon Skins In SFM
by Pte Jack
So you've found the Weapon Customization Skin folder buried deep in the CSGO Materials folders but can't figure how to get them into SFM!!! No Problem, it's just like reskinning a model for SFM. Open the VMT for the Original Skin and the VMT for the...
How to animate a breathing animation from scratch (The correct way!)
by Gooby
This guide will teach you the basics of breathing animations. I am not necessarily the best at writing tutorials but I thought I would give it a go since no-one has made a proper tutorial on it. This is the proper way, not that jittering nonsense....
Importing models from the internet to your SFM model list
by [REQRPG] Velvet Remedy
In this guid we answer the deep question some that are new to SFM have, "How do i get the models from the internet, into my SFM?" This answer is both simple, and complex....
Scene Building 101 (Using The Fancy Sky Particles)
by Kip
I released some sky particles to the workshop yesterday. So I decided to make a guide on scene building with them....
SFM Basics
by [REQRPG] Velvet Remedy
In this guide we will cover the basics of SFM and what is reccomended for SFM....
Setting up SFM Plugins for Maya
by Sid
A quick guide to easily and painlessly set up your copy of Maya to use the plugins provided with SFM. After correctly setting this up, you will be able to directly access DMX models, SMD models and also be able to export DMX animations. ...
Introduction to light settings
by MaxOfS2D
A video tutorial that goes over nearly every setting of Source Filmmaker's dynamic lights, with a side-serving of extra tips....
How to swap heads
by ᴰᵣ. Cuddlebug
After some experimenting I've found a relatively quick way of swapping heads in the SFM...