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show user profile  radic
here are some new finished stills!

none of em is spectacular or anything and in some cases models not even mine...very primitive setup still i think all luk great!


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7/3/2006 4:56:34 PM (last edit: 7/3/2006 4:57:38 PM)
show user profile  Loganam
Very nice lighting there....care to explain your render and lighting setup. I do a lot of architecture stuff and have been trying to achieve a render of this style. As far as the design, I think its a little too minimalistic for my taste. But overall very nice.


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7/3/2006 11:06:02 PM (last edit: 7/3/2006 11:06:02 PM)
show user profile  AndreNL
very nice renders. I realy like the shot of the three chairs. 2nd picture. Lightning is great!

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7/4/2006 1:52:31 AM (last edit: 7/4/2006 1:52:31 AM)
show user profile  Catman
Those chairs in the second picture look extremely uncomfortable


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7/4/2006 1:53:07 AM (last edit: 7/4/2006 1:53:07 AM)
show user profile  radic
thank u for the respond!
logan:

i use mental ray and the setup is always different (of course) but always the same workflow do heres a quick tutorial for mental ray interiors:

first i put in photometric lites (farea) to the windows at the exact size of the window. i set them to manual mental ray settings so if il change settings in the render/indirect illumin window it wont bother the farea! still in the mental ray ind illumin settings at the farea lite turn energy to 5 decay to 1,5-2 caustic to 0(at least i do that) and gi photons as u like (10k-30k..) ohhh and dont forget to set it to raytraced shadows!!!! set the intensity to to 1500(i think thats default anyway) and with test renders try to get a descent lighting by increasing the intensity. descent i mean thats reasonable for a room with no sunlite!(it should be pretty dark yet...)

then i set the sunlite:one mr spot with raytr shadows. i set multiplier like 1-5. 5 is too much 1 is too weak...try to get it!set area lites to disc and the radius somewhere between 0,1m and 2m(i usually use it 0,7-0,9) set the mr ind illumn settings to automatice. then go to the render window:ind illumin and turn gi on! (so far i only used fg) and play with multiplier and decay(decay should be between 1,3-2) if u need more bounced lites turn max bounces at fg settings to 1-3

but i think setting up materials are a bigger problem anyway! thanks for readin!

andre: thanks for the gud words!

catman: haha those chairs r the famous barcelona chairs from van der rohe and this house (the farnsworth house) is really furnished with those chairs...

thank u!

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7/4/2006 5:39:53 AM (last edit: 7/4/2006 5:39:53 AM)
show user profile  horizon
That room with couch in it is flooded. heh
whats that material on the floor supposed to be?

Great renderings


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7/4/2006 6:14:48 AM (last edit: 7/4/2006 6:14:48 AM)
show user profile  radic
u mite be rite! havent thought of this earlier but yea the floors too shino!its supposed to be black lino by the way!

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7/4/2006 7:10:25 AM (last edit: 7/4/2006 7:10:25 AM)
show user profile  inxa
Hello,

That's some real good work there. :)
Nice Lights. Good for MR, Real good.

what's the render times for these.
Like the first one a lot.

How much PS edit..color gradatiion.


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7/4/2006 7:52:30 AM (last edit: 7/4/2006 7:52:30 AM)
show user profile  johan21
Nice simple renders... and I like the framing of each shot.

Only thing I spotted was that the underside of those chairs is looking a bit cgish due to repeating texture. I think the reality is the underside of the chair would probably look pretty messy with seams in the fabric etc.


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7/4/2006 10:13:16 AM (last edit: 7/4/2006 10:13:16 AM)
show user profile  radic
inxa: im happy uve said that bout the first image cause thats my fav too!its so simple so neat like a cover of an architectural magazine!

bout the rendertimes: not much attal!i was workin on a 2,6 celeron for so long so i got used to usin cheap solutions! i use standard material wherever i could!(even on glass and metal materials such as chrome!) so the one with the couch was less than 1 hour and the one with the chairs a bit longer cuz ive been experimenting with that wall texture (mr-dgs material)

i usually use a lot of psp to get rid of blotches due to the bad render qualities. i allso oftne use saturation color correction (the good color balance i think is REAAAAAAAALY important in an interior image) and highlites/shadows but only like 10 minutes per still or even less...


johan: i am sorry friend but i dont really get wat ur sayin!i dont really see the problem with the chairs but i understand ur words and will luk after it in the future (i dont really see it tho..)

so thank u both!
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7/4/2006 11:49:13 AM (last edit: 7/4/2006 11:49:13 AM)
show user profile  Dub.
The underside of a Barcelona chair doesn't look anything like that.


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7/4/2006 3:43:34 PM (last edit: 7/4/2006 3:43:34 PM)
show user profile  johan21
lol - yeah what he said

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7/8/2006 1:20:59 PM (last edit: 7/8/2006 1:20:59 PM)
show user profile  click here
Hey radic been a while since I have seen you. Man i remember when you were complementing me on my work.

BUT YOURS IS FREEKEN AWESOME. I got to learn how to light like that.
If you check out my post on the cat you will see that i really need help with the lighting. And i posted the file if you want to download it and then try and make it look better.

It would be awesome if you could help me cause i know that you are more than cappable. So if you have the time check it out.
http://maxforums.org/thread.aspx?TID=387229&P=5


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7/8/2006 1:36:22 PM (last edit: 7/8/2006 1:36:22 PM)
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