Phoenix FD – Fluid Dynamics Software

Add energyand excitement to your 3D creations with fire, smoke,and explosion simulations from Phoenix FD. Available for both 3DSMax and Maya, Phoenix FD offers an artist friendly environment that creates many elements quickly and easily such as smoke, fire, liquids, waves, fog, and splashes, created with our simple configuration menus. Save time before rendering by…

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How to use PBR textures in your software

The most popular PBR texture workflows are specular / glossiness and metallic / roughness. There are also other combinations, such as using specular, and roughness in place of glossiness. All textures available at our cgaxis.com store are prepared under Specular Workflow with Glossiness. In this article, we will show how to use them, even if…

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How to use PBR Textures?

PBR, or Physically Based Rendering, is a model of shading used in computer graphics that more closely mimics the flow of light in the real world.

December 19, 2018 | by

8 Lighting and Rendering Tips

Today I would like you to show you 8 lighting and rendering tips useful in 3d work. I mainly use 3ds max but all of these rendering tips are for any 3d graphic software available on the market. I hope you find them useful and you will apply some in your future projects. Linear Workflow…

September 28, 2018 | by

HDRI Maps and Lighting Introduction

Proper lighting of the scene is probably the most important stage of creating 3D graphics. HDRI maps allow you to obtain natural lighting using a properly prepared image. Photography and HDRI. HDRI stands for high-dynamic range imaging. It is a technique in photography that allows you to achieve a greater dynamic range than in standard…

August 26, 2018 | by

Improving Interior Visualizations

Creating a nice looking visualization can be quite a challenge. Sometimes it seems that everything is fine but you still have the feeling that something is wrong. If you are reading this article, then you are probably curious about what you can do to improve the appearance of your architectural visualizations. Below I would like…

August 18, 2018 | by

7 Tips to Speed Up Your 3D Workflow

During the work of every 3d artist comes a moment when the deadline is chasing, and the work is still not finished. This is a really stressful situation and you probably wish to avoid it. I would like to show you 7 tips to speed up your 3d workflow. No matter how long you work…

August 16, 2018 | by

Exterior Tutorial for 3ds max

Exterior Tutorial for 3ds max In this exterior tutorial I would like to give you some guidelines to create an park scene with water and a lot of tree.

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