Join Dariush Derakhshani for an in-depth discussion in this video Setting VROP overrides with Maya layers, part of Learning V-Ray for Maya: A Professional Reference Guide.
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In this video, we're going to take a look at VRay object properties, and how to use…them effectively with Maya render layers. And setting render layer overrides.…We have a simple scene with a beach ball, a toy catapult.…A decorative box set on a simple checker table, our goal is to create a render…layer were we only see the surface of the table with the reflections of the objects…in it, but we don't want to see the objects themselves.…
So I'm going to select all of the objects in the scene from the top node of the…catapult, the ball, the box and the flooring, as well as our lights, and I…will create a new layer and we'll call this floor.…Only. Now in this layer, I'm going to crate v…ray object properties for the ball, the box, and the top node of the catapult.…
For this I'll need only a single object property, which I can create through…create the array. Apply single object property to selection.…We'll see, here's our object property. Now before I start making any settings to…this object property, I'm going to go ahead and copy this layer.…
- What is V-Ray?
- V-Ray integration with Maya UI
- V-Ray lights and shaders
- Working with global illumination
- Object properties and render layers
- Creating passes and elements
- Rendering and optimizing
Skill Level Beginner
Maya Rendering for After Effects Compositeswith Lee Lanier3h 9m Intermediate
Photorealistic Lighting with Maya and Nukewith Mark Lefitz2h 24m Intermediate
1. Getting Started with V-Ray
What is V-Ray?2m 50s
2. V-Ray Lights
3. V-Ray Shaders
4. GI Methodology
5. V-Ray Object Properties and Render Layers
6. V-Ray Render Elements
7. Rendering and Optimizing
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