Join Chad Chelius for an in-depth discussion in this video Exploring improved 3D rendering capabilities, part of Photoshop CS6 New Features Overview.
Now that Chad has introduced Photoshop's new Lighting and Rendering tools, let's …take a closer look at how these might be applied on 3D objects. …This update to Photoshop CS6 offers numerous improvements in the speed. …Of the workflow. OpenGL acceleration has been improved to …allow both a better visualization and a faster experience. …If I click and select one of these spheres and move it forward, into the …foreground you'll see that its shadow correctly falls onto the sphere in the background.…
If we go to the preferences in the 3D tab we can see that there are options for …shadow qualities which right now I have set to Very High. …With that enabled I can control options on my light such as the softness of the …shadow and see a good clean and accurate representation in real time. …If I reposition the light. You can see that the shadows will now …fall correctly onto the adjacent objects. This will be true to the rendering that's …created with the finished ray tracing. I turn on the ray tracing, you'll see …
- What is the Creative Cloud?
- HiDPI resolution for Retina displays
- Pen and Crop tool enhancements
- Copying CSS data to a web page
- Importing swatches from HTML/CSS/SVG
- Introducing the new 3D lighting, materials, and rendering controls
- Using the new materials controls in a real-world project