Intermediate Lighting & Creating Detail

In this brief tutorial, we'll look at techniques for illuminating a sci-fi scene at night. Download the starting scene and follow along as we use area lights to increase realism dramatically!

Intermediate mental ray Lighting

This extended tutorial shows you how I lit an interior office scene using mental ray area lights and Sun & Sky.

Introductory mental ray Lighting

This is a basic tutorial showing you how to get started with mental ray area lights. It really adds a new level of realism to your renders.

Making of Did you fill up the tank on mars

The theme chosen for the CGArena challenge (Accident) opens a wide range of illustration possibilities. That's why I decided to join into it and won the 3rd ...

Making of Revolution

My inspiration comes from a fiction story which tells a war between human beings and machines. Human beings were almost extinct. The survivors became stronge...

Calculate GI through various renderers

In these max video tutorials watch how to calculate the GI and achieve realistic results through vray, mental ray & brazil

How to light an Interior Scene

This video tutorial is created by artist Mahmoud Keshta in 3ds max by using Mental Ray. In this 12 minutes video tutorial (without sound) will explain you ho...

Making of The Prometheus

Hi everybody, we are Marco T'rr and Sebastian Skupch from Germany and we want to give you a short overview of our latest project The Prometheus. We are both ...

Making of Zero

Since being a kid, I've always liked to play video games ' particularly the Mega Man series. In the Mega Man X game, a character suddenly appeared who was di...

Making of Cool Guy

Hello everyone! I'm Ricardo Jost and I work as a character animator and CG artists. I live in Brazil, where I was born, and I'd like to share the creation pr...

Rending with Final Gather and GI

Learn how to use mental ray's Global Illumination and Final Gathering inside SOFTIMAGE|XSI for a photo-realistic render and learn industry tips and tricks on...

Making of Cartoon Character

This tutorial goes over the making of a character.

Quick Start Series – Part 4

This quick start series contained the information and techniques that can't be found anywhere else and an equal split between workflows came up with by Dave ...

Reaslistic Lighting with LDRI

One of the biggest inventions in the last few years in realistic lighting solutions is the appearance of HDRI images and lighting the scenes with them. If yo...

Create Neon Light with Vray

How to create neon lights with Vray. As you can see, in this particular scene, I pay little attention to objects that are not in view of the camera.

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