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bent reflection
show user profile  zeefusion
I have seen some images where the reflection is distorted. in 3d, is this something that can be achieved via a material or is it due to camera settings or the surface not being flat?

I am not sure of a flat reflective surfaces can distort a reflection in real life?
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6/12/2011 4:47:40 PM (last edit: 6/12/2011 5:16:30 PM)
show user profile  mrgrotey


Grotey

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6/12/2011 5:05:01 PM (last edit: 6/12/2011 5:05:01 PM)
show user profile  zeefusion

http://image.shutterstock.com/display_pic_with_logo/354772/354772,1284493142,1/stock-photo-distorted-reflection-of-blue-sky-clouds-and-little-house-in-skyscraper-windows-60998335.jpg

These are photos of what I am trying to recreate I wondered if its because the glass is bent or theres some property to the glass that makes it this way. Then i want to create the effect in Max.
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6/12/2011 5:14:10 PM (last edit: 6/12/2011 5:18:55 PM)
show user profile  BishBashRoss
The glass is very slightly warped. Just use a bump/noise map to fake it.





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6/12/2011 5:20:26 PM (last edit: 6/12/2011 5:20:26 PM)
show user profile  zeefusion
yeah i just did that and it worked, came back here to say i tried a bump map :)
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6/12/2011 5:22:56 PM (last edit: 6/12/2011 5:22:56 PM)
show user profile  BishBashRoss
:)





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6/12/2011 5:40:35 PM (last edit: 6/12/2011 5:40:35 PM)
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