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  05 May 2012
Noise Help!!!

Hello, Im Damian, 3d modeler.

Im doing a short film, and im finishing the modeling process of my main character. Im having some problems with the test renders, I can't quit the noise...

It's don in maya mental ray, I have 3 area lights with raytracing shadows, and the final gather is on.[IMG][URL=]

I don't know what to do now with this problem...

please, if someone knows how to deal with it let me know

Thanks in advance, and sorry for my bad english

  05 May 2012
Noise issue

Hey there,

How many rays do you have on your 3 lights in the raytraced shadow section?
Default is 1, this will produce a LOT of noise. Try turning up the rays on each like to 16, then 32, then 64, see when your noise stops. It depends on your scene's scale as well so it may be a high number. This will make render times longer, but will get rid of the noise.
  05 May 2012
I have 8 rays, but I've change them to 16 and the noise dissapeared.

  05 May 2012
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