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Lighting with HDRI and V-ray sun
show user profile  DKCGI
If you want to know how to light up a scene with V-Ray in 3ds max check out this post. You will learn how to add the actual HDRI map and then how to further control the shadows with the addition of V-Ray sun.
http://www.dkcgi.net/2015/09/11/lighting-with-hdri-and-v-ray-sun/
www.dkcgi.net
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9/15/2015 6:57:28 PM (last edit: 9/15/2015 6:57:28 PM)
show user profile  Bolteon
That's actually a pretty good tutorial.

I would shy away from using Exponential color mapping but I guess you can say that's preference (though, it's really not).

-Marko Mandaric



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9/15/2015 8:20:19 PM (last edit: 9/15/2015 8:20:19 PM)
show user profile  zeefusion
Nicely explained tutorial. I wrote about the same method a few years back. Good to see its still a popular workflow :) http://www.workshop.mintviz.com/tutorials/hdri-exterior-lighting-with-vray/

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9/16/2015 12:18:17 PM (last edit: 9/16/2015 12:19:10 PM)
show user profile  Dr_Jim
Interesting. Nice tut. The technique is out there as Z mentioned.

Question though:
"HDRI stands for High Dynamic Resolution Image, which in turn means " < - I always thought the R in HDRI was for "Range" ?


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9/16/2015 1:57:49 PM (last edit: 9/16/2015 1:57:49 PM)
show user profile  LionDebt
Yup, it's Range not Resolution.
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9/16/2015 8:15:44 PM (last edit: 9/16/2015 8:15:44 PM)
show user profile  donvella
http://www.canonoutsideofauto.ca/play/

have a play with this, great for lighting and setting up cameras too. Nice way of explaining the tute btw, nice and sexy voice - like a white barry white.




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9/17/2015 5:34:02 AM (last edit: 9/17/2015 5:34:02 AM)
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