Setting color profiles


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Setting color profiles

Maya 2011 has a new feature within the mental ray plug-in that allows you to set color management for specific color profiles. And this can be applied to images that you're bringing into Maya to use as textures, as well as the rendered images that come out of Maya. If you want to use this feature, the first thing you need to do is go to the Render Settings window and under the Common tab, enable Color Management. That has to be done first. If I take a look at this file texture, this file picture right here, I am going to double-click on this. I am in the Hypershade window under the textures tab. I am going to double-click this file texture to open up the Attribute Editor, and you will notice that here in the top of the attributes there is a menu for setting specific color profiles.

Now, what's important to understand about this menu is none of these choices will have any effect until you enable Color Management, and make sure you do that first. This is basically, you can set the ...

Setting color profiles
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Setting color profiles 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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