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Old 15-09-2007, 06:05 AM   #1
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hey guys,

could anyone please tell me how to make a geometry mask with mental ray and/or maya software render?

i only know how to do it with maya hardware

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use a black hole material. It's under the opacity options of your material.

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thank u so much mate i will try that out cheers

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