translucent shader for a lamp...

Become a member of the CGSociety

Connect, Share, and Learn with our Large Growing CG Art Community. It's Free!

THREAD CLOSED
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  08 August 2004
translucent shader for a lamp...

Hi buddies.
I've been testing Mental Ray and MAX shaders to get a good result with a lamp model. The idea was to generate an accurate light simulation. I modeled a kinda lamp (...pretty simple crap), and I create a shader for the surface that covers the light.

I tried with the translucent lume shader but Im not a master with this shaders and I didn't find good documentation about Lume shaders...
I don't know if there are other ways to do this.

I followed this tutorial by Lume, but some stuff are missed... like the Illumination shader that must be applied to the light.

Here is the MAX (6) file if you wanna check my settings and try yourself to get a better result.

Here you can see what I rendered:



Ok guys... I know it looks pretty bad till now... but I propose to generate some shaders like this and maybe collaborate in this way with Jeff Patton's (great!) thread, adding this later to his shader library.

I'll be working on it
__________________
"Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new." (Albert Einstein)
:::::::::::::::::::::::
 
  01 January 2006
Thread automatically closed

This thread has been automatically closed as it remained inactive for 12 months. If you wish to continue the discussion, please create a new thread in the appropriate forum.
__________________
CGTalk Policy/Legalities
Note that as CGTalk Members, you agree to the terms and conditions of using this website.
 
Thread Closed share thread



Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
CGSociety
Society of Digital Artists
www.cgsociety.org

Powered by vBulletin
Copyright 2000 - 2006,
Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Minimize Ads
Forum Jump
Miscellaneous

All times are GMT. The time now is 07:49 PM.


Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.