View Full Version : bump vs normal map

12-14-2004, 05:18 PM
I can use normal maps in mental ray with the headus shading network. They don't seem to give the same sharp detail has bump mapping.

What is better to use normal maps or bump.
Is it okay to use both, or would that just be redundent?

12-14-2004, 05:20 PM

here is a thread from the pixologic forum in cgtalk comparing bump and normal

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