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Rendering Interiors in Maya

Course Summary

 Learn how to replicate three unique lighting setups for a fully detailed modern office lobby in Maya, starting with direct daylight.       


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    Course Syllabus

    Introduction
       Welcome
       What you should know before watching this course
       Using the exercise files
    1. Creating and Applying Materials
       Assessing the design possibilities
       Changing the rendering engine
       Creating basic paint sheens and colors
       Adding luster to wood
       Polishing metals and metallic finishes
       Making glass sparkle and shine
    2. Lighting in Direct Sunlight
       Creating the daylight system and positioning the sun
       Softening the sun and shadows
       Adjusting the photographic exposure for stylized imagery
       Using Global Illumination and Final Gathering to change the lighting
    3. Lighting Night and Dusk Shots
       Casting light from interior fixtures
       Lighting from pendant fixtures
       Creating a low sun with a directional light
       Adjusting luminous and lit surfaces
       Fine-tuning photographic exposure for dusk
    4. Lighting with Sky Portals
       Adding the Physical Sky shader and photographic exposure
       Creating sky portals by the direction of light
       Testing the luminance and balancing the lighting
       Adding interior lighting accents
    5. Lighting and Rendering Additional Passes for Compositing
       Creating an ambient-occlusion override material
       Creating an ambient-occlusion rendering pass with custom materials
       Lighting a custom specular pass for sparkle
       Setting up custom masks for compositing flexibility
       Fine-tuning the final gather and lighting
       Caching the final gather and rendering the image passes
    6. Compositing and Post Effects in Nuke
       Rendering a depth pass in Maya software
       Importing the imagery and arranging the layers
       Setting blending modes and adjusting opacity
       Fine-tuning color using rendered masks
       Adding depth of field
       Putting on the final polish with glinting highlights and glow
       Rendering the composited images
    7. Compositing and Post Effects in After Effects
       Importing the imagery and arranging the layers
       Setting blending modes and adjusting opacity
       Fine-tuning color using rendered masks
       Adding depth of field
       Putting on the final polish with glinting highlights and glow
       Rendering the composited animation
       Viewing the final rendered animation
    Conclusion
       Next steps

     


Course Fee:
USD 25

Course Type:

Self-Study

Course Status:

Active

Workload:

4 - 5 hours / week

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