DNA priority tutorial.
Hi everyone reading this overview about making-of my work "DNA_priority". This overview is software-specific as I have used 3DsMAX and Rhinoceros for making a picture and Adobe Photoshop for postproduction but there are no limitations for other software users due to most of principals of production are the same. I will try to introduce to you how I made it.
Caustics Tutorial with 3ds max 8.
Caustics are really great light effects that you can observe in liquids, glass objects and gems. We are able to simulate this effect with 3D Studio Max perfectly. This tutorial about Caustics will work only if you enable "Mental Ray".
Wiring Turbo/Mesh Smoothing Iterations.
Sometimes the View port and Rendering Iteration control isn't enough, what if you have forty objects that are all heavily smoothed at render time, but you've got 30 seconds to produce a test? This will show you how to control multiple objects render iterations with an on-screen slider.