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Old 05-04-2013, 06:17 PM   #1
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need help creating transparent glowe plastic

hey all

im running max with vray and im trying to create material that will be glowe with red small glow from the back but as well it needs to be half transparent - some thing like in the pic

i was thinking to do a transparent clear plastic and to put sphere lights in each button
any kind of help will be welcome


Old 05-06-2013, 07:24 AM   #2
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Hi Dan
Have you tried a shellac or layered material?

outside glossy transparent inside self illum with a falloff from the color you want to white.

Depends if you want that thickness of the outer skin then you have to model the outside.

Old 05-06-2013, 07:46 PM   #3
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hi Steve

thanks for the tips - i tried it and its less or more what i was looking for - i also add glow effect to the material . need to run more test but i it looks like im on the right way

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