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V-Ray for Softimage: Hair & Fur Shading

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How you can render hair and fur quickly and efficiently with the VRayHairMtl shader.

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V-Ray for Softimage: V-Ray Proxy

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This video presentation shows how to use V-Ray Proxy to render heavy geometry at maximum memory efficiency by storing the geometry on the hard drive.

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V-Ray for Softimage: Render Elements

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In this tutorial Jimmy from Chaos Group talks about one of the most powerful features in V-Ray – its render elements. Learn how to use default render elements and create custom ones, giving you more control in compositing.

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VRay HDRI Lighting

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A tutorial on HDRI Lighting with V-Ray. Click here

Rugs and Carpets – 3Ds Max and VRay Tutorial

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How to create nice rugs and carpets with max and vray?

In this tutorials you watch how to use quick and different methods for the creation of carpets and rugs

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Pure – Interior Render

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3D visualisations are an integral part of today´s architectural, design and advertising landscape.
Transporting vision and emotional content, they translate the creative process into a transparent visual language.

From photorealistic details to newly created imaginary worlds, the virtually unlimited possibilities of CGI aid all stages of the design and planning process and provide invaluable support to marketing and advertising strategies.

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Learnvray.com – official V-Ray instructors

vtc-onlineIf you want to learn from official V-Ray Licensed Instructors approved by Chaos Group, learnvray.com is the largest educational project ever created before today, fully supported by official V-Ray instructors!

Educate is not just making beautiful images, educate is to reveal what are the fundamental concepts behind an image. Only in this way you’ll be able to reproduce the same principle in you own scenes.

The lessons designed in a perfect progression, a first part of 10 lessons is for beginners who start from scratch. From lesson 11 starts the 5SRW method to learn how to apply the most important photographic concepts in V-Ray, using is as it were a real DSRL!

LEARN V-RAY is SIMPLE, LOGIC, EFFECTIVE.
The annual subscription is now in offer > Learn V-Ray /offer

 

Blend Material

In this video you can learn how to achieve some cool multimaterials effect by using V-ray blend material.

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Using Vrayproxy

In this tutorial we will learn how to use VRayProxy object as matte object in Krakatoa. Also we will learn how to create VRayProxy object in very efficient way without using 3Dsmax…

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Creating Clouds with Vray Environment fog

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Tutorial by Francesco Legrenzi

One of the most interesting features introduced in V-Ray 1.5 SP3 was VRayEnvironmentFog (VEF). It might look like a simple fog system, similar to the one in 3ds Max, but it’s really more powerful. In fact it can interact with Global Illumination and generate volume caustic effects.

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Testing Glass VRay Materials

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… I made 3 different materials and applied them to the same glass object. The first one has IOR of 1.5 and the second has IOR or 1.7. They both have Fresnel reflections turned on. Now, the third material has no Fresnel reflections, but I lowered the reflectiveness to 50% (gray color, RGB: 128/128/128). Let’s see how that looks like…

Another tutorial on Glass Material and simulating of diamonds’ reflection with Dispersion Parameter

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Glass and liquid rendering in V-ray

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In this tutorial we see how to create the V-Ray Glass anc Liquid Material for own renders. Read this for more info

Motion blur – It’s all about balancing

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Motion blur is the apparent streaking of rapidly moving objects in a still image or a sequence of images such as a movie or animation. It results when the image being recorded changes during the recording of a single frame, either due to rapid movement or long exposure.

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Rendering and Compositing Jewellery – 3Ds Max Tutorial

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Rendering jewellery can be tricky, especially if you want to have the final result on white, with nice reflections and shadows.
Here is a 3ds max and VRay method you can try!
It uses a couple of tricks or ‘cheats’ to get this result.

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Daniel Buck – Mitsubishi

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In this time an amazing V-Ray Render signed Daniel Buck, that contributed to realization of important digital movies as: Oblivion, Real Steel, Tron Legacy.

to know more Daniel Buck, read here > Daniel Buck – CG Artist

ST VISION – Interior Render

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An interesting interior render makes by ST VISION.

Modelling: 3ds Max 2010
Rendering: V-Ray 1.50
Post production: PS

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I, pet goat II

A story about the fire at the heart of suffering.
Bringing together dancers, musicians, visual artists and 3d animators, the film takes a critical look at current events. A mysterious figure travels aboard his boat through a dark and desolate landscape in his quest for inner peace.

Main softwares used: Maya, Vray, FumeFX, RealFlow

Procedural V-Ray Sand Material – Javier Pintor

Interesting tutorial how to produce one procedural sand material with V-Ray & 3ds Max.

Watch this video to learn more and read this for other details

Photographic Approach in Architectural Visualisation

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The importance of having a photographic approch in your Render!
After the great book on this topic “Photography and Rendering with V-Ray” written by Ciro Sannino, also Lasse Rode wrote an article on this topic.

Lasse Rode / Studio XOIO – The Berlin based studio xoio has been established in 2006 by Peter Stulz and Lasse Rode. It is specialized in high-quality emotive architecture and product visualization. The team at xoio consists of people who have an architecture and design background. That provides a strong understanding of creative processes and the ability to give support in questions of design.