Lighting

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 Home & Fire

In this small tutorial I will try to explain how I made the Home & Fire image. First of all I draw a sketch with the idea or the concept that it want to repr...

Caustics through Mental Ray

Caustics are really great light effects that you can observe in liquids, glass objects and gems. We are able to simulate this effect with 3D Studio Max perfe...

Making of Crow

Hi, I'm Andrius Balciunas, and I'm going to guide through the creation process behind my image Crow. I suggest you go and make yourself a cup of coffee or te...

Making of Where the Music meets Fine Art

As I am a great music lover and I love lots of different musical styles, I decided to create a musical instrument. At first, I didn't know which one I was go...

Making of Zhou Zhaung

This making-of walks us through the creation of the Zhou Zhaung image created by Xu Fei. It contains information about texture creation and lighting.

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...

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 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...

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...

A Collection of advices

This text is neither really an article nor a tutorial. It's more a kind of collection of advices and guidelines but may be informative for young artists plan...

Maya Lighting Video Series – Part 4

In this Maya Lighting tutorial series by CGInstructor.com we will post 18 video tutorials on regular intervals, so you can learn everything about maya lighti...

Making of 65 MYA

I have always been fond of dinosaurs since my childhood, and likewise I always wanted to create a model of a dinosaur in 3D. I was impressed by the Jurassic ...

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