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Lighting with Mental Ray

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In this way you will have two layers, one is the perfect copy of the other. Apply on the copy a gaussian blur effect (image 17).

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Fig. 18

The last step is very important. Choose the "eraser tool" and delete the part of the image which should be sharp (image 18).

Try to use a soft brush and set it to opacity 60.

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Fig. 19



That's it:)

I hope you have enjoyed this tutorial.

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