Thank you to all who made Virtual KeyShot World possible! Recordings of all the sessions are now available. See the Agenda tab below.

March 23rd – April 2nd, 2020

The Premier Gathering
For KeyShot Users AROUND the World!

KeyShot World 2020 is going virtual! Join us online as we bring FREE live sessions of intensive training and insight from the best KeyShot professionals. Each day will feature exclusive KeyShot workshops covering workflow, materials, lighting, and more.

KeyShot World is focused on bringing KeyShot users together from companies around the world for an opportunity to learn from Luxion’s product and training experts to take your visuals to the next level.

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Why is KeyShot World 2020 online?
In light of the Coronavirus concerns, the Huntington Beach event was reimagined as a complimentary virtual event. 

Can anyone attend the online event?
Yes! Whether you’re a KeyShot user or simply interested in using KeyShot, you are welcome to attend.

Is there a fee for the KeyShot World 2020 virtual event?
No! Virtual KeyShot World 2020 is absolutely free to attend for anyone around the world.

Virtual KeyShot World 2020 Agenda

The KeyShot World agenda is available below. Each day two live sessions will broadcast at 10:00 AM and 12:00 PM (Pacific Time).

 

Monday, March 23, 2020

Live Sessions
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM What’s New in KeyShot 9
Ryan Levy / Luxion
+Calendar Watch
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Diary of a Wimpy Package Designer
George Olarte / Spin Master
+Calendar Watch
Exclusive Content
Preview What’s New Preview Video Watch
NVIDIA Quadro RTX KeyShot GPU Performance Brief PDF Download
Maingear Workstation Specs PDF Download
Giveaway
GoPro Camera Hero 7 Congrats to Jeff Y!

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

Live Sessions
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM KeyShot Essentials: UI and Workflow
Ryan Levy / Luxion
+Calendar Watch
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Design & Innovation at Pepsi Utilizing KeyShot
Jacob Fine / PepsiCo
+Calendar Watch
Exclusive Content
Luxion KeyShot Essentials Content (0.4 MB) ZIP Download
Giveaway
3DOTP Render Credits Congrats to John Q!

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Live Sessions
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM Building and Managing your Digital Twin
Brad Adelmann & Tim Feher / KeyShot Studios
+Calendar Watch
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Animation Essentials: From Part to Material
Will Gibbons / Will Gibbons Design
+Calendar Watch
Exclusive Content
Preview KeyShot Studios Watch
Luxion Animation Essentials Content (44 MB) ZIP Download
Luxion Dosch Design Samples (2.2 GB) ZIP Download
Giveaway
GoPro Camera Hero 7 Congrats to Matt M!

Thursday, March 26, 2020

Live Sessions
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM KeyVR: Best Practice and Workflow
Jesper Mosegaard / Luxion
+Calendar Watch
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Materials Essentials: Interface and Usage
Ryan Levy / Luxion
+Calendar Watch
Exclusive Content
Preview KeyVR Connect Watch
Luxion Material Essentials Content (3 MB) ZIP Download
Giveaway
NVIDIA Quadro RTX 5000 Congrats to David H!

Friday, March 27, 2020

Live Sessions
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM Advanced Animation Techniques
Ryan Levy / Luxion
+Calendar Watch
Exclusive Content
Preview Advanced Animation Techniques Watch
Luxion Advanced Animation Content (141 MB) ZIP Download
Giveaway
3DOTP Render Credits Congrats to Douglas B!

Monday, March 30, 2020

Live Sessions
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM Materials Advanced: Material Types and Advanced Editing
Karim Merchant & Søren Gammelmark
+Calendar Watch
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Utilizing RealCloth, Fuzz, and Scanned Materials
Karim Merchant & Søren Gammelmark
+Calendar Watch
Exclusive Content
Luxion Material Advanced Content (147 MB) ZIP Download
Luxion RealCloth & Fuzz Content (61 MB) ZIP Download
Preview KeyShot RealCloth Watch
Giveaway
Stanley Black & Decker Tools Congrats to Rob A!

Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Live Sessions
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM KeyShot Advanced: Studios, Model Sets, and Multi-materials
Ryan Levy / Luxion
+Calendar Watch
Exclusive Content
Luxion KeyShot Advanced Content ZIP Download
Giveaway
GoPro Camera Hero 8 Congrats to Beth L!

Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Live Sessions
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM Lighting Essentials: From Presets to Light Sources
Karim Merchant / Luxion
+Calendar Watch
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Lighting Advanced: Setup, Animation, and Customizations
Will Gibbons / Will Gibbons Design
+Calendar Watch
Exclusive Content
Preview KeyShot Lighting Watch
Luxion Lighting Essentials Content ZIP Download
Giveaway
3DOTP Render Credits Congrats to Ryan H!

Thursday, April 2, 2020

Live Sessions
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM Product Visualization: Designer Roundtable
Special Guests
+Calendar Watch
Exclusive Content
Preview Designer Roundtable Watch
Giveaway
GoPro Camera Hero 8 Congrats to Rick M!

KeyShot World Live Sessions

Each KeyShot World session is an in-depth exploration of KeyShot capabilities and workflow, featuring industry experts and Luxion training specialists providing the insight you need to take your visuals to the next level.

KeyShot Essentials: User Interface and Workflow
Ryan Levy / Luxion
A tour of the KeyShot 9 user interface and a walk through of the workflow and tools used to create amazing renderings and animations.
KeyShot Advanced: Studios, Model Sets, and Multi-materials
Ryan Levy / Luxion
In this KeyShot Black Diamond run, Ryan Levy will guide users through using Studios, Model Sets, and Multi-materials to create files that provide maximum flexibility and horsepower for designers, including how to publish configurations for KeyShot Viewer and Web.
Materials Essentials: Interface and Usage
Ryan Levy / Luxion
Discover how easy it is to acquire, manage, and modify KeyShot materials with this begginer’s class. Learn about the KeyShot Materials interface, customizing materials, accessing materials from KeyShot Cloud, and Material Graph basics.
Materials Advanced: Material Types and Advanced Editing
Karim Merchant & Søren Bendlin Gammelmark / Luxion
Unlock the full power of Materials in KeyShot with this Advanced workshop. Learn about the advanced materials included with KeyShot such as Cloudy Plastic, Multi-Layer Optics, Cutaway and Toon. Get insight into how to use KeyShot latest material, RealCoth™ and learn how to set up Multi-Materials for design variations and utilize the Material Graph for maximum control.
Lighting Essentials: From Presets to Light Sources
Karim Merchant / Luxion
Learn the principal elements to amazing lighting in KeyShot, from properly utilizing presets to turning geometry into a local light source. This hands-on workshop will provide the fundamental lighting knowledge needed to make all of your scenes look extraordinary.
Lighting Advanced: Setup, Animation, and Customization
Will Gibbons / Will Gibbons Design
Take your lighting skills to the next level. Learn how to utilize different light source Material Types in KeyShot to generate the perfect mood and highlights, how to animate lights, and how to create custom presets for various lighting scenarios.
Animation Essentials: From Part to Material
Will Gibbons / Will Gibbons Design
Unlock the power KeyShot Animation in this workshop that shows you how to animate Parts, Materials, and Cameras using the Animation Wizard with simple adjustments to make your designs come to life.
Animation Advanced: Techniques and Workflow
Ryan Levy / Luxion
Go beyond the turntable to give your animation the edge it needs to captivate your audience. Learn all about animation properties, how to make use of camera switch events, pivots, custom curves and more.
KeyVR: Best Practice and Workflow
Jesper Mosegaard / Luxion
Enter the world of VR and learn about Luxion’s newest product, KeyVR, with Jesper Mosegaard. Topics will cover how to get CAD assets into KeyShot and KeyVR, best practices for scene organization, the basic features of KeyVR and a peek at the future development roadmap.
Building and Managing Your Digital Twin
Brad Adelmann & Tim Feher / KeyShot Studios
Learn the best practices to optimize the visualization creation process by building an infrastructure that will help you prepare, manage and use existing 3D assets for multiple use cases from concept to project completion.
Utilizing RealCloth, Fuzz, and Scanned Materials
Karim Merchant & Søren Bendlin Gammelmark / Luxion
Need to take your soft goods visuals to the next level? This workshop provides in-depth detail on RealCloth and Fuzz to provide stunning detail for an array of materials and applications, working with scanned materials, and using multi-materials to set up configurations for design review, sharing, or viewing online.

KeyShot RenderWorld Speakers

Jacob Fine

Jacob Fine
PepsiCo
Associate Design Manager

A versatile designer with experience in Product Design, Retail Experience Creation and Packaging, Jacob Fine is currently leading design across PepsiCo’s Energy portfolio, from product re-brands to greenfield projects. Jacob’s unique experience in using KeyShot across all aspects of design, from product ideation to immersive brand experiences began at AT&T and Target, before joining Pepsi in 2015.

George Olarte

George Olarte
Spin Master, Inc.
Staff Designer —Visual Branding: Boys

George Olarte has been a graphic designer for over 20 years, designing for major entertainment companies like Upper Deck Entertainment, Nickelodeon and Disney. George is currently leading the packaging team for Boys Intellectual property brands at Spin Master. George has touched almost all of Spin Masters diverse product categories, Zoobles, Stratego, Meccano/Erector, PAW Patrol, and Bakugan. His customer presentation at this year’s KeyShot World will be an entertaining journey into how KeyShot revolutionized his packaging design process.

Brad Adelmann

Brad Adelmann
KeyShot Studios
Director of Creative Services

Starting out as a professional photographer, Brad Adelman mastered rendering, animation and motion graphics in short order, realizing that CG would soon take over the marketing world. As one of the initial Visualization Designers at Armstrong-White, Brad brought his photographers eye to 3D product renderings by harnessing the power and ease of use of KeyShot throughout his creative process, driving CG adoption across the company. Brad has recently teamed up with industry veteran Tim Feher to lead KeyShot Studios, as Director of Creative Services, providing custom services to firms looking to augment or out source their existing visualization needs.

Tim Feher

Tim Feher
KeyShot Studios
Director of Creative Services

A CG veteran from the automotive world, Tim Feher has lead creative teams in every aspect of visualization, from concept art to final marketing imagery, learning every tool on the market along the way. As Creative Lead for Chrysler/Fiat, Tim was an early adopter of KeyShot and has been producing stunning images ever since. Tim has recently brought his 20+ years of industry experience to KeyShot Studios as Director of Creative Services, providing custom services to firms looking to augment or out source their existing visualization needs.

Will Gibbons

Will Gibbons
Will Gibbons Design
Principal Designer

As an independent designer focused on product visuals, Will Gibbons uses his vast knowledge of KeyShot to help clients guide their inventions to market, through visual storytelling with final renderings & animation. As a former Global Training Specialist at Luxion, Will has traveled extensively educating major firms such as Bose, Dell, 3M and Pepsi on how to create amazing visuals with KeyShot.

Richard Funnell

Richard Funnell
DSGN+skills
Co-Founder / ID Visualization & Workflow

Beginning his career as an industrial designer, Richard Funnell has worked with KeyShot in every aspect of product development. As the former Global Training Manager for Luxion, Richard literally wrote the book on how to get the most out of KeyShot, traveling to major customers around the globe to enhance their skills. Richard has since ventured to the Apple Special Projects Group before branching out on his own. Since 2019 his client list includes companies such as Nuro, Samsung, Fitbit, CeramicSpeed, and more. He is a co-founder of DSGN+skills, a conference hosting masterclass level workshops for top professionals to sharpen their design skills.

Søren Bendlin Gammelmark

Søren Bendlin Gammelmark
Luxion
Software Engineer

Søren Bendlin Gammelmark is a Software Engineer at Luxion, and has been bringing features to KeyShot since 2013. Søren is fascinated by calculation and the process of turning math and physics into features that everyone can use. Recently he has spent much of his time looking at and thinking about textiles. Søren has a PhD in theoretical physics from Aarhus University from 2013. After working on the quantum behavior of light and atoms during his PhD, he became interested in computer graphics: the perfect fusion of math, physics and art.

Ryan Levy

Ryan Levy
Luxion
Global Training & Creative Specialist

As the Global Training & Creative Specialist, Ryan works with Luxion’s major customers to tailor their KeyShot training programs to meet the needs of their creative process. As a video and motion graphics specialist and long-time KeyShot user himself, Ryan is well versed in the best practices needed to create and manage a virtual asset pipeline. Ryan joined Luxion in 2019 after serving in multiple creative roles at Stanley Black & Decker, Inc.

Karim Merchant

Karim Merchant
Luxion
Creative Specialist

A recent Product Design graduate of ArtCenter College of Design in Pasadena, Karim Merchant is the latest addition to the Luxion team, joining as a Creative Specialist focused on developing learning content across all Luxion media platforms with the goal of further empowering KeyShot users. Karim is proficient in the product development process, CAD asset creation and visualization, and has extensive experience in rapid prototyping and material scanning.

Jesper Mosegaard

Jesper Mosegaard
Luxion
Director of Products

Jesper Mosegaard is Director of Products at Luxion, leading the product development at Luxion. Jesper also contributes to R&D and is currently working on advancing real-time rendering and virtual reality. He enjoys solving challenges, developing software, and leading the fantastic developers, UX’ers and testers at Luxion. Jesper has a PhD in Computer Science from Aarhus University from 2006 and has completed an executive education program from Harvard Business School in 2014. Before joining Luxion in 2017, Jesper was head of the Visual Computing Lab at the Alexandra Institute and Assistant Professor at Aarhus University.

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