Using Sun and Sky in mental ray

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Using Sun and Sky in mental ray

This tutorial will teach you to use Maya8.5 new Sun and Sky system wuith Mental Ray.
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  • Submitted on: 2008-04-21 11:50:10

  • Submitted By: Devesh Khanna

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With Maya 8.5 mental ray's got some new fancy options and modes. One of them is the Sun and Sky system. I'm going to guide you through some of new features.

Create a simple terrain and some object on it. I've created a high-tech tower, but you can make whatever you want -- just add some small details because I'm going to show you how to make them more obvious.    More detail...

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