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Making of 'El Niño'

By Malanjo
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Date Added: 9th December 2009
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Texturing

For the shading and texturing, I used a V-Ray material and some blended V-Ray materials (for logos and mixed materials).  I used normal maps, colour maps, reflection maps, bump maps, some procedural maps and cavity maps (from ZBrush and Poly Boost).
 
I mixed them in Photoshop using some blend modes (mostly Soft Light and Multiply).  I also used the Nvidia plug-in, "NormalMapFilter", to generate and mix some normal maps.  Here are some map layouts (Fig08 - 12).

Color Maps:

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Fig. 08

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Fig. 09

Normal Maps:

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Fig. 10

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Fig. 11


Reflection Maps:

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Fig. 12



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