KeyShot Material Spotlight: Metal

KeyShot Material Spotlight: Metal

The Metal material is a simple way to create polished or rough metallic surfaces. It has a simplified UI where all you need to do is set the color and roughness. After that you’re all done. Change the Color Choosing Color will tint the metal so you can have rich...
KeyShot Workflow – Tablet and Stylus

KeyShot Workflow – Tablet and Stylus

Join Richard Funnell, Luxion’s Global Training Specialist, as he gives a start to finish process of various projects in this new series! In this first episode, Richard works on a tablet and shows different techniques you can use to create amazing product visuals...
KeyShot Assets from Dosch Design

KeyShot Assets from Dosch Design

Dosch Design is the creator of many high quality 3D graphics products for developing 3D visuals. In the past, they’ve provided some spectacular KeyShot specific HDRI’s. Now, they have developed an even wider variety of KeyShot specific products with...
How to Link In-scene Materials in KeyShot

How to Link In-scene Materials in KeyShot

When working with a complex model (or even a simple model) it’s easy to have multiple copies of the same materials in your scene. For example, when applying a Polished Chrome material to multiple parts you may end up with a Chrome Polished #1, Chrome Polished...
Quick Tip 38: Backlit Buttons

Quick Tip 38: Backlit Buttons

It’s a common trend in consumer products to have backlit buttons with the illuminated characters. With a little upfront prep in your modeling application, physical lights are added behind each button in KeyShot to achieve that perfect glow. This quick tip not...
Luxion is Growing! New HQ Coming Soon.

Luxion is Growing! New HQ Coming Soon.

Luxion is growing and, on April 6th, our new US headquarters will be open in a new building with more office space, meeting space and enough room to keep that growth continuing. Regular operating hours, including that for sales and technical support, will not be...
How to Copy and Paste Materials in KeyShot

How to Copy and Paste Materials in KeyShot

Did you know you can copy and paste materials in KeyShot with a simple hotkey? As one of the most overlooked productivity enhancers, it can save a lot of time on applying materials. Along with copying the material it also links the material with the one copied....
KeyShot Material Spotlight: Plastic

KeyShot Material Spotlight: Plastic

The plastic material provide the basic settings needed to create simple plastic materials. Set the Diffuse (overall color) and add some Specular (reflections) then just dial in the Roughness. You can also create transparent plastics by controlling the Transmission...