If you are a designer in the architecture industry, you are probably familiar with Google SketchUp™. However, that software can only take you so far, and you really need images that will sell to your clients. This class can help you transition into using 3ds Max software. The class shows you how to set up your 3D files for importing into 3ds Max. You learn how to enhance your amateur images and turn them into professional-looking renderings using mental ray® within 3ds Max. We also discuss efficient workflows and processes for 3D rendering.
- Create realistic renderings in minutes
- Create realistic materials
- Add realistic lighting quickly into a model
- Import models into 3ds Max
Ramy Hanna is the co-founder of Tiltpixel, a full service creative studio and a leader in architectural visualization. He has been in the arch-viz industry for the last decade creating architectural renderings and animations. He is familiar with various 3D software and a variety of rendering engines. He also dabbles in architectural photography and has had the privilege to win several design awards including AIA Design Awards. He has also spoken at several speaking engagements such as Autodesk University, RTC, and VisDay. Ramy is an online instructor for The Gnomon Workshop and Blackspectacles.com. Since 2009, he has been on the 3dsmax beta team providing input into the design of 3ds Max software. In 2003, he was involved in an animated short nominated at SIGGRAPH, and in 2006 his animated short played in AMC movie theatres nationwide.