Background Image
shadow

Displacement and broken edges

displacement thumbnailI was working on a project where I needed to use some displacement maps on a material.  So, I was setting up the material in the matlab for use in my scene when I noticed the tearing edge effect my material was having on the test object.

Continue Reading

PrintEmail

Volume Caustic Sample Scenes

Volume Caustic render thumbnailWhile working on some content that required me to search through my scene archives I ran across some of my volume caustic scenes.  Figured it might be useful to someone out there so I knocked the dust off the scenes and figured I'd share a few of them for deconstructing purposes.

Continue Reading

PrintEmail

Training events & User Group meetings

 

There are a few events coming up that I wanted to mention because there's some great mental ray training to be had at both events.  One event is EUE (End User Event) in Utrecht, The Netherlands and the other event is a Northern Illinois AAUGA event.

Continue Reading

PrintEmail

Getting Started Video Tutorial

Here is a quick video to help all those who requested help on getting started. If video does not play on your system you may use the download ling below the media player to obatain the video.

Continue Reading

PrintEmail