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Lighting and Rendering with mental ray in Maya with Eric Keller shows how to master practical mental ray techniques for rendering models created in Maya. This course walks through the most efficient and innovative mental ray techniques, including direct versus indirect lighting methods, creating different types of shadows, using the new ShadowMap camera, and reusing shadow and final gathering maps. A chapter on optimizing render times and enhancing render quality is also included. Exercise files are included with the course.
So, this concludes the mental ray Rendering and Lighting for Maya 2011 course. I hope you enjoyed it, and I hope you get a lot out of it. I hope it helps you to achieve better renders for your animations and your creations in Maya. Please look for more titles on Maya 2011 from lynda.com, and thanks again, and I'll be seeing you.
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