Join Joel Bradley for an in-depth discussion in this video Baking the initial resource maps, part of Up and Running with Substance Designer.
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- When it comes to creating Substance files…that will be applied to a very specific asset…one very powerful set of tools at our disposal…in Substance Designer are those that give us…the ability to bake out object specific resource maps.…Maps that can then be used to create unique looking effects,…such as edge wear, water damage, and so on.…To demonstrate how we go about creating such maps…we're going to be taking a look in this video…at Substance Designer's scene baking dialog,…accessed by coming over to the resource Explorer,…right-clicking on the mesh object…that we want to create resource maps from,…and then from the right-click menu…select the Bake model information option.…
This will bring up the Scene Information Baking dialog…that at this moment in time…is a little big for the capture window,…so let's just resize this a little…and take a look at what we have here.…The left hand pane essentially lists…all of the geometry contained in the FBX file…that we linked to our package,…which is now being read as Group001.…
- Creating a new substance graph
- Importing resources
- Setting up lighting
- Generating maps
- Creating material outputs
- Using generator nodes to create surface detail
- Using filters to create amps
- Publishing a substance
- Importing substances
Skill Level Intermediate
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5.1 to 5.3.4 Update Highlights
1. Setting Up the Project
2. Generating Maps and Detail
3. Building Up the Material
What's next?2m 44s
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