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  • 87 High Quality Lectures
  • 10 hrs of HQ e-learning content
  • Covers 3DSmax, lighting techniques
  • Course Completion Certificate

Course description

  • What is the course all about?

    The training gives an introduction to Mental Ray for 3ds Max and touches upon lighting and camera effects at the intermediate level.  Complex lighting scenes are also covered and participants at the end of the training are able to create stunning digital artistry.

  • What learning benefits do you get from Simplilearn’s training?

    At the end of the training participants are able to:
    • Work on setting up mental ray
    • Understand environments and lighting
    • Gain knowledge in Photometric lighting
    • Work on global illumination
    • Understand and apply daylight system
    • Create an interior environment scene from scratch

  • Who should do this course?

    The course is ideal for 3ds Max user.

  • Why Simplilearn?

    • Simplilearn is the World’s Largest Certification Training Provider, with over 500,000+ professionals trained globally
    • Trusted by the Fortune 500 companies as their learning provider for career growth and training
    • 2000+ certified and experienced trainers conduct trainings for various courses across the globe
    • All our Courses are designed and developed under a tried and tested Unique Learning Framework that is proven to deliver 98.6% pass rate in first attempt
    • Accredited, Approved and Recognized as a training organization, partner, education provider and examination center by globally renowned names like Project Management Institute of USA, APMG, CFA Institute, GARP, ASTQB, IIBA and others

Course preview

    • Module 1 - Setting Up Mental Ray 05:21
      • 1.1 Setting Up Mental Ray 05:21
    • Module 2 - Mental Ray Basics 1:07:20
      • 2.1 Render Frame Window 13:50
      • 2.2 Render Frame Window Part2 04:15
      • 2.3 Render Options 05:20
      • 2.4 Sampling Quality 02:14
      • 2.5 Sampling Quality Part2 12:56
      • 2.6 Rendering Algorithm 06:04
      • 2.7 Camera Effects 13:51
      • 2.8 Shadows and Displacements 04:47
      • 2.9 Indirect Basics 04:03
    • Module 3 - Environments and Lighting 1:02:22
      • 3.1 Envirnoment Effects 06:26
      • 3.2 Adding Lights to An Envirnoment 11:06
      • 3.3 Intensity, Color Attenuation 06:40
      • 3.4 Spotlight Parameters 04:16
      • 3.5 Advanced Effects 05:06
      • 3.6 Shadow Parameters 03:51
      • 3.7 Shadow Types 11:13
      • 3.8 Atmosphere Effects 02:47
      • 3.9 Indirect Illumination 01:20
      • 3.10 Reviewing Additional Lighting 09:37
    • Module 4 - Photometric Lighting 37:31
      • 4.1 Introduction 06:19
      • 4.2 General Parameter 04:40
      • 4.3 Intensity Color Attenuation 05:13
      • 4.4 Shap Area and Shadows 05:43
      • 4.5 Mental Ray Lights 15:36
    • Module 5 - Global Illumination 43:54
      • 5.1 Itroduction 10:38
      • 5.2 GI Properties 16:32
      • 5.3 GI Settings 06:57
      • 5.4 Improving Render Speed 09:47
    • Module 6 - Lighting with Global Illumination 53:58
      • 6.1 Lighting Set Up 04:20
      • 6.2 Creating Lights 09:55
      • 6.3 Adjusting Lighting Parameter 11:31
      • 6.4 Exposure Control 12:07
      • 6.5 Softening Shadows 03:58
      • 6.6 Plants 12:07
    • Module 7 - Unwrapping Our Scene 58:27
      • 7.1 Room Part1 17:04
      • 7.2 Room Part2 06:25
      • 7.3 Asset Part1 23:44
      • 7.4 Asset Part2 11:14
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  • How do I enroll for the Online training?

    You can enroll for this Online training online. Payments can be made using any of the following options and receipt of the same will be issued to the candidate automatically via email.
    1. Visa debit/credit card
    2. American express and Diners club card
    3. Master Card, or
    4. Through PayPal

  • What will I get along with this training?

    You will have access to the online e-learning along with the training.

  • Can I cancel my enrollment? Do I get a refund?

    Yes, you can cancel your enrollment. We provide you complete refund after deducting the administration fee. To know more please go through our Refund Policy.

  • Do you provide any course completion certificate?

    Yes, we offer course completion certificate after you successfully complete the training program.

  • Where and how can I access the e-learning content? Are there any limitations?

    Once you register with us for a course by paying the course fee, you can have 24/7 access to the e-learning content on our website. An automated course purchase confirmation mail from our side will guide you through the process.

  • I am not able to access the online course. Whom should I contact for a solution?

    Please raise a request via our Help and Support portal to have your issue resolved.

  • Do you provide money back guarantee for the training programs?

    Yes. We do offer a money-back guarantee for many of our training programs. You can refer to the Refund Policy and raise refund requests via our Help and Support portal.

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