This time we’ll be taking a first look at how to introduce exceptional lighting into your scenes with HDRI, or High Dynamic Range Imaging. HDRI is the best way to […]

Easy Glass with V-Ray and Caustics

Glass is just another one of those 3d things that brings visualizations to life. If you mess up the glass, the best of models is completely unbelievable. Glass isn’t as […]

Easy Water (part 2)

This example is best done by simply providing the material. It’s a v-ray material that has depth and density, so water can be done accurately when depth is required. The […]

Easy Water (part 1)

Water is one of those cool things you first want to do with any 3d program-especially one designed to make such realistic images as 3ds Max. There are a number […]

Don't Boolean!

I’ve noticed that folks are still suggesting that doors and windows inside walls still be done with box primitives for walls and boolean subtract those walls with other boxes for […]