Join Dave Schultze for an in-depth discussion in this video Material types and their best uses, part of Rhino and V-Ray: Rendering.
…In this video we'll take a guided tour of the…materials editor, and check out all the material types available.…But, be aware that most of these are…very specialized or only intended for advanced users.…After this tour is over we'll be sticking with only two materials.…Let's open up our material editor, it's on…the V-Ray toolbar here, click on the M button.…And I've already got some materials in here.…Let's look at all the ones that are available.…So, we access those by going to the top level under see materials, right…clicking, and then under crate material, these…are all the types we'll be discussing.…
First one I'll list is angle blend, I've…already got one of those in the scene here.…And, what's interesting about this is, it uses…two other existing materials to make a transition.…You can see in the preview, it's kind of cool.…We're going from a glossy green material to glossy purple, and you can change…the values of where those change in the start angle and the stop angle.…So for example, let's just type some extreme numbers in here.…
- Why use V-Ray?
- Installing DR Spawner
- Understanding 3D terminology
- Activating V-Ray
- Adjusting quality settings
- Get quick previews with the material override
- Understanding lighting types
- Exploring materials in the Material Editor
- Creating your own materials
- Texture mapping materials with bitmaps and procedurals
- Saving time with V-Ray presets
- Getting the right size for your render with output settings
- Working with environment lighting
- Strategies for working with cameras and camera settings
- Ensuring accurate color for your scene with color correction
- Rendering tips and tricks
Skill Level Intermediate
SOLIDWORKS Rendering with PhotoView 360with Gabriel Corbett1h 50m Intermediate
1. System Setup and Tour
2. Terminology and Strategy
3. V-Ray Express and Studio Tips
4. Material Editor Introduction
5. Material Design and Theory
6. Using the V-Ray Options Editor
Environment settings5m 49s
7. Using the V-Ray Frame Buffer and Color Corrections
Rendering tips and tricks6m 33s
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