How to Render an Underwater Scene with 3ds Max and Mental Ray


In this 3ds Max tutorial we’re going to create a deep blue sea under a wavy water surface. We’re going to create fog, light rays, and bubbles underwater.

How to Create a 3d Water Surface Rendering in 3ds Max and Mental Ray

Using Mental Ray’s Lume shader and Daylight system to create realistic ocean scene in 3ds Max.

How to Make a Simple Spin Logo Animation with Cinema 4d – Part 1

In this tutorial, I use Cinema 4D, Mograph and the Random Effector to animate a simple logo. I also show you how to texture your text with different textures for the front and sides. Finally, we animate a camera using CS Tools Easy cam and prepare our animation for render.

How to Make an Alpha Channel Cut in Your Render Using 3ds Max and Vray

This is a really nice method to quickly cut an alpha hole into your CG scene so you can then easily composite any image into the alpha area. This technique can be used in many different situations, and I have personally used it in TV commercials and many of my personal projects for fun. Hopefully you will find this trick useful too!

How to Make the 2010 Winter Olympics Ice Cube Event Bumpers – Part 2

In This tutorial, we finish the Olympics Ice Cube tutorial in After Effects where we use fractal noise, blurs, glows, photos, text, and curves to complete the animation, compositing and color correction.