Applying render layer presets


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Applying render layer presets

There are a number of render layer presets that you can use that can help speed up some of your workflow when creating render layers. And I want to show you just basically how to find them and how to apply them. This is my dining room scene, and I've already split the scene into several different render layers. I have a render layer for the lit and textured geometry of the scene. I have a render layer for my volumetric lighting effects. You can see there is geometry in this render layer, and I have another one for color masking.

So it's divided by color mask. So I'm going to create another render layer that's going to add ambient occlusion shading using a preset. So the first thing I want to do is I'll go to my default render layer, and in this case I'm only going to add my room geometry to the new render layer. So I'll select it in the Outliner, go to the Render Layer palette and under Layers, I'll choose Create layer From Selected. I'll double-click on...

Applying render layer presets
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Applying render layer presets provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by Eric Keller as part of the Lighting and Rendering with mental ray in Maya

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