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The ultimate
Three.js course

Bruno Simon by Bruno Simon

Have you ever wanted to create stunning 3D websites?

Whether you are a beginner or a more advanced developer,
Three.js Journey is the only course you need to learn WebGL with Three.js.

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Get good at Three.js with only one course

Subscribing to Three.js Journey will give you lifetime access to a complete and easy to access course with 36 lessons.

Want to see what's included? Check out the video down below:

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36
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40
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Bruno Simon talking about the course

Each lesson begins with a starter folder to download.
Then, simply follow the tutorial!

If you don't like videos, each lesson is also available as text with screenshots, video previews, snippets with syntax coloration, etc.

Plus, you can slow down or speed up the videos!

What will you learn?

The course is complete, yet accessible for beginners. We will start by discovering what WebGL is and why using the Three.js library is a must. We will then discover the various components of Three.js and once the basics are acquired, we will move on to more advanced techniques to display millions of particles, add physics, add interactions, create a galaxy, animate a raging sea, etc.

At the end of the course, you will have a deep understanding of Three.js and enough experience to start your own projects.

As a bonus, we will also learn how to use the 3D software Blender to be able to create our own models.

02

Classic techniques

Illuminate your scene with various lights, start practicing environment creation and create millions of particles.

6 lessons — 5h 43mn
  • 14 Lights 43mn
  • 15 Shadows 1h 00mn
  • 16 Haunted House 1h 15mn
  • 17 Particles 49mn
  • 18 Galaxy Generator 1h 08mn
  • 19 Raycaster 45mn
04

Shaders

Using Three.js materials is great but creating your own is even better.
Learn the shader language to unleash the true power of WebGL and create stunning experiences!

5 lessons — 7h 27mn
  • 24 Shaders 2h 16mn
  • 25 Shader patterns 1h 49mn
  • 26 Raging sea 1h 15mn
  • 27 Animated galaxy 1h 13mn
  • 28 Modified materials 51mn
01

Basics

Create your first scene and understand fundamentals like cameras, geometries, materials, textures.
Add a debug panel to tweak your environment and animate everything.

13 lessons — 9h 14mn
  • 01 Introduction 18mn
  • 02 What is WebGL and why use Three.js 23mn
  • 03 Basic scene 36mn
  • 04 Webpack 35mn
  • 05 Transform objects 46mn
  • 06 Animations 30mn
  • 07 Cameras 57mn
  • 08 Fullscreen and resizing 30mn
  • 09 Geometries 35mn
  • 10 Debug UI 38mn
  • 11 Textures 1h 14mn
  • 12 Materials 1h 21mn
  • 13 3D Text 44mn
03

Advanced techniques

Add physics to your world so that objects start to collide and stumble. Then import your own model made with Blender and make it look as realistic as possible.

4 lessons — 6h 24mn
  • 20 Physics 1h 57mn
  • 21 Imported models 1h 07mn
  • 22 Custom models with Blender 1h 59mn
  • 23 Realistic render 1h 19mn
05

Extra

Creating a cool WebGL experience is useless if most computers can’t run it.
Learn how to monitor and optimize performance to achieve the best possible frame rate.

9 lessons — 11h 10mn
  • 29 Post-processing 1h 26mn
  • 30 Performance tips 1h 12mn
  • 31 Intro and loading progress 49mn
  • 32 Mixing HTML and WebGL 58mn
  • 33 Creating a scene in Blender 2h 04mn
  • 34 Baking and exporting the scene 2h 11mn
  • 35 Importing and optimizing the scene 48mn
  • 36 Adding details to the scene 1h 34mn
  • 37 The end 3mn

Meet Bruno Simon

Bruno Simon is a French creative developer specialized in WebGL. He has worked on many projects for renowned clients to create interactive 3D experiences accessible to everyone from their browser.

Bruno has been teaching web development and WebGL in various schools for more than 7 years, making him a pedagogical trainer, alternating theory and practice.

Bruno's projects

Is this course for you?

The course is beginner friendly

You don't need to have done WebGL or Three.js before.

This training is intended for absolute beginners and will explain the basics before tackling more advanced topics.

You don't have to be good at mathemathics.

Yes, we're going to do mathematics, but at a simple level and we will explain how it works with drawings and practice slowly.

You don't need to know how to use 3D software.

Together we will learn the basics of the 3D software Blender to create a model and import it into our scene.

You don't need to be good at JavaScript.

All you need are JavaScript basics like variables, objects, arrays, loops, functions and events. We will learn the rest together.

You don't need a crazy ass computer.

In some lessons, we will tackle performance limits, and learn how to handle and optimize our code to get good frame rates.

5,923 Students have joined the course!
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This is one of many reasons why it's taken me so long to finish the shaders part of #ThreeJsJourney
For me, it's really been about the journey. #threejs pic.twitter.com/HiYX2stbJC

b3yte_m3chanic @byt3m3chanic 2021/05/09 11:36

Galaxies are even cooler in 3D @threejs taking a side path in @bruno_simon ThreeJSJourney with some VR/Oculus #3d #oculus #vr #threejsJourney #threejs #galaxy pic.twitter.com/5A3C60WxtA

My little brother has been learning programming and just started @bruno_simon’s fantastic course on #threejs 😍

Looking forward to seeing more!
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Pablo H. Paladino @palamago 2021/05/09 09:35

#threejsJourney End of Chapter 1
Great course @bruno_simon ! 👏👏👏

#AlwaysLearning #threejs pic.twitter.com/9WUKQyaC9o

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Frequently Asked Questions

What are the prerequisites?

Even if the course is beginner friendly, you need to know JavaScript basics like variables, objects, arrays, loops, functions and events.

The code editor used in the lessons is Visual Studio Code but you can use any editor you like.

The browser used in the lessons is Chrome but you can use any browser you like. However, it is recommended to use one with a good developer tools panel like Chrome or Firefox.

Eventually, you will have to install Blender, but the software is free and works on all major OS.

What if I need help?

With the course, you will also get access to a members-only Discord server. If you get stuck or you don't understand a specific part of a lesson, you can share your problem to get help.

Is there a way to get a discount?

The price of the course has already been calculated to be as low as possible in order to be accessible for everyone (including every country and also students). And it includes VAT, web hosting, video streaming, and upcoming updates!

Do I have to do the entire course to start my own project?

No! Once you feel comfortable, you can start working on your personal experiences on your own. You won't have to wait until the end of the course, but obviously will be able to jump back to the course at any time where you left it.

And if you struggle on any project, whether it is personal or professional, the Three.js community will always be happy to help.

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