Keep up-to-date with Free tutorials!!

 

Sign up to our twice-monthly newsletter today for the latest tutorials, interviews and product information.

Sign me up to receive third-party emails from 3dtotal's partners, too!

- Latest news
- Exclusive Shop Offers
- Preview early content
- Plus much more

 

Not Ready to take that step? OK, Why not just Subscribe to the RSS Feed

 
submit tutorial
1 | 2 | 3 | 4
All-In-One Basics Tutorial

By Colin Barnette
| Your Rating:
rating star nonerating star nonerating star nonerating star nonerating star none
(0 Votes)
| 75987 Views
| 0 Comments
| Comments 0
Date Added: 9th December 2009
Software used:
3ds Max

Last time we finished with our lighting.

Now its time for... Part 4 - Rendering

1. Familiarization with the Render Scene Window

On the main toolbar, Find this button. (You may have to scroll over.)

900_tid_rsbuttn.gif
You can also find it under the 'Rendering' tab on the tab bar.

Let's start with the Time Output Frame. The 3 options you will most likely be using are Single, Active Time Segment (ATS), and Range. Single would be used for anything not an animation. ATS would be used for the full animation you have made. Range is when you want just a small part of your animation to be rendered.

Output Size is the next frame and it simply asks you what size you want your animation or picture to be. Not too much explaining to do there.

The last thing we will deal with today is saving your file. All you need to do is click on the [Files...] button and specify a name and file extension.

900_tid_renderscenew.jpg
Really there is not too much left for you to do in this section. All you need to do is position your dresser how you want in the perspective view. Make sure the perspective view is highlighted. Then click the render scene and specify a file to save to and a size. Now scroll to the bottom and click render. If all goes well you should get something like this. It will vary depending on your perspective positioning.

900_tid_p4final.jpg
I really hope you have enjoyed and learned a lot from this tutorial.
If you have any questions, do not hesitate to e-mail me!

Colin Barnette

Final Tip! Try venturing on your own and adding a mesh smooth modifier to the drawers and the dresser top. It will make a big difference in the final render! If you have come up with something cool please send me the pic. I would love to see it!

< previous page
 
1 | 2 | 3 | 4
Related Tutorials

Tutorial

Gallery Image.



Keywords: Robot, Project, Making of, Lighting , Hard-surfacing, Render, ZBrush, Photoshop

Go to tutorial
rating star fullrating star fullrating star fullrating star nonerating star none (8)
Comments 2 Views 28987

Tutorial

Gallery Image.



Keywords: Lightwave, Rendering, Product, Battery, Lighting, Advertising, Graphics

Go to galleries 1
rating star fullrating star fullrating star fullrating star fullrating star half
Comments 8 Views 31508

Tutorial

Gallery Image.



Keywords: Maya, Rigging, Modeling, Character, Male, Animation, Tutorial

Go to galleries 1
rating star fullrating star fullrating star fullrating star fullrating star full
Comments 0 Views 71702

Tutorial

Gallery Image.



Keywords: fingers, hands, maya, feet, tutorial, modeling,

Go to galleries 1
rating star fullrating star fullrating star fullrating star fullrating star full
Comments 0 Views 38970
Readers Comments (Newest on Top)
avatar
(ID: 235071, pid: 0) Phfilly on Wed, 20 November 2013 3:33pm
Hi! Is it just me or is the gif's static?
avatar
(ID: 89930, pid: 0) Mehmet Yagci on Thu, 01 March 2012 9:18am
plase send me e-mail this tutorial video (All-In-One Basics Tutorial)
Add Your Comment