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How to render a car like a pro?
show user profile  S. Silard
Hey guys. So I finished modeling of the car what I've posted into my WIP thread. Tried to render it. Although it didn't look that bad, it didn't do any justice for the model.
So I'm asking for tutorials, tips and tricks for setting up the best, most badass studio lighting possible for cars.

P.S.: I don't have vRay.
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6/4/2016 6:11:12 PM (last edit: 6/4/2016 6:11:12 PM)
show user profile  Nanne
Use mental ray or iray and IBL with HDRI search on YouTube for video tutorials that you like. It doesn't matter what renderer they are using in the video really, because you can achieve similar result with any ray trace renderer.

Jeff Patton is pretty famous for his car renderings using mental ray or iray.

Also search for tutorial on real photography lighting for inspiration. Here's one pretty nice

Kristoffer Helander
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6/4/2016 6:25:32 PM (last edit: 6/4/2016 6:25:32 PM)
show user profile  LionDebt
Step 1. Kill Sangre.
Step 2. Mindhack Bolteon.
Step 3. Run into RedStar REALLY REALLY FAST.
Step 4. Profit.

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6/4/2016 6:42:32 PM (last edit: 6/4/2016 6:42:32 PM)
show user profile  FX
You have to get your stance right:

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6/4/2016 8:06:09 PM (last edit: 6/4/2016 8:06:09 PM)
show user profile  c0
Go pro.
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6/5/2016 12:55:00 AM (last edit: 6/5/2016 12:55:00 AM)
show user profile  S. Silard
Thanks Nanne, perfect video, just what I asked. And holly molly, that Jeff Patton's Lamborghini is beautiful!

For the others: It's the thought that matters.
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6/5/2016 3:48:03 AM (last edit: 6/5/2016 3:48:03 AM)
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