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.

Pigeon: Impossible – Part 2

This second part contains 5 podcasts from the film, hope you will enjoy these informative behind the scenes.

Studio Lighting for Vehicle Rendering

Learn how to setup a studio lighting rig in 3ds max that used mainly for vehicle rendering in production environment

Making of Orange Bridge

In this Making Of I would like to mention the reason why this image came to exist, my inspiration behind it and some further information about the scene as w...

Making of Zombie in the Closet

Greets everyone! My name is Yaroslav Primachenko and in this Making Of I will tell you about my last 3D work called A zombie in the closet. The idea for this...

Maya Basic Lighting

This is hopefully a tutorial covering some basics of lighting in Maya, utilizing Mental Ray. I made this tutorial for someone in a forum and tried to replica...

Understanding Lights in Maya – Part 3

Hi Guys and welcome to part 3 of (Understanding Lights In Maya), in this tutorial we will understand the Area Light and Volume Light. In previous parts we al...

How to create Clay Renders

In this video, from Production Instruction with 3ds Max 2010: Volume I, we'll take advantage of mental ray's ProMaterials to create a nice clay render of the...

Making of the Guitar at Construction Site

When I started this project, I didn't have an exact concept for what the final image would look like. I only had a rough vision in my mind; I knew that I wan...

Making of The Diner

In this tutorial I will give a basic overview on how I made the image Diner. We will start the journey with modeling, then texturing, and finally I will expl...

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 ...

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.

Making of Dominance War IV: Bishop

In this article, I will attempt to cover the various different steps of his creation, from concept to final render. I've also included three accompanying mov...

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