Maya Training

Creating characters In Maya and Zbrush

Maya Training

Creating character renders in Maya 2017 and Arnold

Maya Training

Spach-Alspaugh House the complete courseware
You are here > Home > SimplyMaya Community Forums
Loading

Welcome to Simply Maya

Please Sign in or Sign up for an account

Member Login

Lost your password?

Not a member yet? Sign Up!

Old 17-02-2006, 07:04 PM   #1
Taylor1234
Registered User
 
Taylor1234's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Posts: 77
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Room

How would you render this room better
Attached Thumbnails
 
Taylor1234 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 17-02-2006, 07:28 PM   #2
MattTheMan
Registered User
 
MattTheMan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Fairfield, CT
Posts: 2,436
Thanks: 0
Thanked 18 Times in 18 Posts
Default

WOW you have a LOT TO LEARN.

Create a point light. enable shadows-set it to raytrace shadows, 32 rays, and a low light radius (not zero).

Make it a Mental Ray area light, with samples of 12-15.

Place it outside the window.

Make it emit photons, especially Global Illumination ones.

Now create a spot light- covert to MR Areal Light- with a lot of samples, raytrace shadows- high light radius and 32 shadow rays.

Make the spot light shadows like... dark gray and set the cone angle to like... 150. Place it where the sun would be to make it look like sunlight.

Now take the other light, the point light, move it outside of the window, like, JUST outside of the window, set shadow color to light gray.

Now go to Render Globals- and set the renderer to Mental Ray. Now, turn Final Gather on- 650 samples should be enough
Turn Global Illumination on, 150 accuracy is enough.

Hit render and wait a few hours.
Attached Thumbnails
 
__________________
Live the life you love, love the life you live
MattTheMan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 17-02-2006, 07:32 PM   #3
Taylor1234
Registered User
 
Taylor1234's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Posts: 77
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

WOW! I guess I do have a lot to learn
Taylor1234 is offline   Reply With Quote

A little bit about who we are
Links you might find useful
Catch up with SimplyMaya
SimplyMaya specialises in Maya tutorials. We offer over 1,000 individual Maya training videos, ranging from basic Maya tutorials through to intermediate Maya tutorials. Our tutorials are created by instructors with industry experience and are designed to get you up and running in Maya quickly without making it seem like hard work.

Copyright © 1999-2017 SimplyMaya - vBulletin® Copyright © 2000-2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.