Deal with lighting problems V-Ray 2.0 for Maya


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Dealing with lighting problems

When rendering with V-Ray in Maya, we get essentially three different flavors off the same light type. The V-Ray light comes in rectangular, spherical, and dome options. Now, as these are probably the most versatile of all the V-Ray specific lights available to us in Maya, they are probably the ones that we are going to find ourselves using on the majority of lighting jobs. Now, to demonstrate some of the features of the rectangular and spherical lights to you, we have loaded our Chapter 03 Character Bust scene from our Exercise Files folder.

This is a pretty basic scene that has been set up, really, to familiarize us with the controls of the V-Ray rectangular and spherical lights, as well as to cause us a number of problems that we will need to fix using V-Ray's tools and controls. Now, if we just come up to our Window menu, we want to open up the Outliner for ourselves, and if I just come to the Show menu, you can see we are filtering by Lights, and Light sets, so only light types...

Dealing with lighting problems
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Dealing with lighting problems provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by Brian Bradley as part of the V-Ray 2.0 for Maya Essential Training

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