Learning to Render

Though the supposedly easy download and install of the rendering plug-in took me days of frustration and hours in their support forum trying to unblock the many, many roadblocks I kept encountering – I did finally get it installed.  And watch out – I’m learning to render.  I’m still far from “photo quality” renderings but I am quite pleased with the rendering-for-dummies results.  Here’s a model before rendering (which I also used to be quite pleased with):


But look how much better it looks rendered:






I still have a lot to learn – there are all sorts of tricks with textures and lighting, and I know I’ve only scratched the surface.  But having started, I couldn’t help but render a few of my other models too:

floralnursery_rendered ktchnpurp_rendered mod_renderedAlright, back to the youtube tutorials.  I’m not even through the basics yet :-P.



One thought on “Learning to Render

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: