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Quick Tips – Sep 20, 2016

Quick Tip 58: Change Label Material Color

In this KeyShot Quick Tip, we show how to quickly and easily change the color of your label by applying a material to the label and changing its Model courtesy of Yevgeny Shaposhnikov Download Example Scene More quick tips here: Download and try KeyShot here: Subscribe to our Quick Tips on iTunes to view them

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Tips – Sep 15, 2016

How to Add Dust on Top of Your Materials in KeyShot

How easy is it to add a layer of dust to your materials in KeyShot? Esben Oxholm breaks down the simple process in a quick tutorial he put together after sharing the image you see Apply a texture as an opacity map is all it takes to get an incredibly realistic, dusty Watch how he does it using the KeyShot Material Graph: First, Esben added a Diffuse material as a label to

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Quick Tips – Sep 12, 2016

Quick Tip 57: Geometry Editor

In this KeyShot Quick Tip, we look at how to use the geometry editor to help increase the efficiency of your workflow by separating geometry and splitting an objects surfaces to apply additional materials fast and More quick tips here: Download and try KeyShot here: Subscribe to our Quick Tips on iTunes to view

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Tips – Sep 7, 2016

Improve White Product Renderings with KeyShot's Color Gradient Texture

Often times, designers need to render a white, smooth, product on a white background in a studio setting, lit by white likely familiar with the challenge this Often the product gets lost among the white background or the image ends up washed out KeyShot’s Color Gradient is a flexible procedural texture that can offer more control when it comes to

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Customers – Aug 29, 2016

New Pilot Renders By Vitaly Bulgarov

Early today, Vitaly Bulgarov shared some of the new personal work for his Black Phoenix Project, Pilot Bringing back memories of his previous Pilot render, this new version brings in more color, less carbon fiber, an insane amount of detail and all the awesome Vitaly is known He described his workflow: “I started off in ZBrush with a rough bust block-out model just to get the

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Animation – Aug 25, 2016

Animation of the Week: Concept Watch By Germain Baillot

Germain Baillot shared an incredible watch concept this week on the KeyShot The unique design stands out for sure, but the animation he created drives home the beauty in the functionality of the Modeled in Alias Surface, and rendered/animated in With its vertical tourbillon, the watch indicates the time by hour and minute/second markings on the outer drums, while

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Contest – Aug 22, 2016

Solid Edge University 2016 Rendering Contest

The Solid Edge University 2016 Rendering Contest starts NOW! From today until September 30th, 2016, submit your best KeyShot rendering of a Solid Edge model for the opportunity to win Along with Solid Edge, Lenovo, and 3Dconnexion, Luxion is proud to sponsor this contest and excited to see what people create with Solid Edge and This contest is open to anyone 18 or older, who

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Tips – Aug 18, 2016

How to Use the Shift Lens Setting in KeyShot

Let’s talk about Any image rendered with perspective enabled will show convergence, or vanishing points, for all parallel In most cases that is desired since perspective helps us understand scale and proportion, and it’s a realistic interpretation of our vision and Perspective can be described as one-point, two-point or three-point

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Tips – Aug 16, 2016

How to Create Occlusion Passes in KeyShot

Often times an Occlusion Pass is used to add depth to a rendering during KeyShot allows you to do this thanks to the Occlusion Recently, we took a look at how occlusion works in KeyShot and how it’s used when creating your If you’re not familiar with the term, we recommend you read about it Here’s a rendering of an engine with no

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Quick Tips – Aug 15, 2016

Quick Tip 56: Output Render Samples

In this KeyShot Quick Tip, we look at how to calculate the amount of samples needed to render your scene by using the Heads-Up display and adjusting the amount of samples needed for your More quick tips here: Download and try KeyShot here: Subscribe to our Quick Tips on iTunes to view them where ever you are, on