A couple of people have asked me about creating a material to simulate an alucobond building facade. I won’t pretend to know an exact setting for this type of material. However, I think I can give some info that will get you going in the right direction. If nothing else, maybe it will make for a decent starting point. Read on for the details.
Here’s another popular question I frequently hear: My scene looks fine with the mrSun/mrSky system but when I use a HDR it’s black. Does mental ray, iray, vray, whatever-ray not support HDRs? If this has affected you, read on for the most common explanation. Read more
I’d like to pass along some info/links/etc., that other CG artists may also find useful or interesting. Read on for the list.
Thorsten Hartmann has updated the great iray manager script. Read more