Fine-tuning lights and render settings


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Fine-tuning lights and render settings

So far things like render quality, light samples and shadow detail have been kept low so that we could do fast test renders. Now it's time to get final render quality, so we need to start turning up the settings. We'll be hitting lots of little things in this movie, but the main concept to keep in mind is to only make one change at a time. We'll be doing a test render after every setting that we change. If you change several things at once and then the render doesn't come out right or it takes too long, you won't know which setting it was that caused the problem.

By changing just one setting at a time, you get a better understanding of what they do, so let's start with our Render settings. I'll go up and click this button. We want to change the image size to 720 HD, so let's scroll down and set the image size and from Presets, let just scroll down a bit here and find HD 720. This will give us higher resolution renders than the default. Now let's do a r...

Fine-tuning lights and render settings
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Fine-tuning lights and render settings provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by Ryan Kittleson as part of the Digital Creature Creation in ZBrush, Photoshop, and Maya

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3D + Animation
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Maya Photoshop ZBrush
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