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.

Understanding Lights in Maya – Part 2

Hello everyone and welcome once again in part 2 of (Understanding lights in Maya) tutorial, well in this part 2 we will explore Point Light and the Spot Ligh...

Importons and Irradiance Particles in 3ds

This tutorial requires 3dsmax 2009 or 2010 and the plug-in Ctrl.Ghost which allows you to control Irradiance Particles and Importons. Irradiance Particles (I...

Making of I am Sam

Sam is my second attempt at creating a realistic CG human head. My main reason for choosing to create an old man is that there are many more skin details on ...

Making of the Hagia Sophia

The idea to make this work come from an old drawing of Hagia Sophia published in a book. I want to make a image using imagination, far from my normal technic...

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 ...

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

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 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...

Making of Cartoon Character

This tutorial goes over the making of a character.

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...

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