SimplyMaya Forums

Welcome to the forum, feel free to ask questions here.


SM Forums / Lounges / Maya Basics & Newbie Lounge / rendering changing background...

Maya Basics & Newbie Lounge Please post in this section ONLY if your question doesn't fit in anywhere else on the forum, or if you're not sure which section it's relevant to. We also have Free streaming trial available.

Join the conversation. Reply to post
 
Thread Tools
26-10-2004, 04:47 PM   #1
tinokl
Subscriber
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Posts: 25
rendering changing background...
is there a way to change the rendered background ? without putting a large plane behind it :p
cause its allways bitch black and for composing its sometimes very very unusable (shadows or simply black objekts..)
or can i render it out on other way to geht the alpha in the scene for adobe after effekts...

(sorry for my bad english...)

tino
  Reply with quote
26-10-2004, 04:54 PM   #2
vladimirjp
Subscriber
 
vladimirjp's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: stuck in the 90's boston, USA
Posts: 1,871
one way is to select the cam u r rendering from
and in the attributes, find the evironment tab and change the color u want from there.
__________________
Image dump
  Reply with quote
26-10-2004, 06:32 PM   #3
goosemage
Registered User
 
goosemage's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: USA
Posts: 50
The background has no matte, so it is transparent when compositing. Iff, tiff, and targa's have the alpha channel. Bmp and jpeg do not. The other formats I do not use.
  Reply with quote
26-10-2004, 06:53 PM   #4
tinokl
Subscriber
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Posts: 25
ok thx
thanks for answering
  Reply with quote
Reply

Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Batch Render not rendering... Miralina Maya Technical Issues 1 04-04-2014 12:25 AM
Extremely confused, Batch rendering issue! mouseyflash Lighting & Rendering 0 04-04-2013 11:06 PM
Why doesn't Mental Ray have .avi available for batch rendering? SilverFeather Maya Basics & Newbie Lounge 42 07-12-2011 08:47 PM
Why Maya? haka Maya Basics & Newbie Lounge 21 10-11-2007 11:14 PM
Batch rendering seems to repeat itself alienscience Maya Basics & Newbie Lounge 7 01-02-2005 08:19 PM