Ludvík Koutný aka Rawalanche has created some wonderful mental ray images. Check out his online portfolio HERE.
UDPATE: Ludvík Koutný has provided a four part “making of” article on his scene at Ronen Bekerman’s website, here are the links:
- Upon request I’m posting a tutorial on creating a panoramic HDR image for use in your CG applications. Read on for the info. Read more
I’ve prepared some tips to help clear up some of the confusion around using the daylight system (and HDRs) with iray. Read on for the details.
Just returned from a much needed, but brief, vacation. Before going on this break I purchased a Promote Control device for my camera so I could quickly capture a few HDRs. I have to say that it worked out pretty well in combination with a Canon 60D using a Sigma fisheye lens and topped off with PTGui. At any rate I thought I’d share one of the HDR’s and a couple of backplates because I don’t think you can ever have too many HDRs/EXRs! Read on for the goods. Read more
I think we all get it at this point, iray is geared towards creating realistic renders. That being said I’ve also been using it to create some shaded wireframe renders and quick ambient occlusion type renders. Read on for specific details. Read more