i3DTutorials has a new training product for SOFTIMAGE|XSI -- RENDERING WITH SOFTIMAGE|XSI V.I: MENTAL RAY.
This latest offering from the growing i3DTutorials library of SOFTIMAGE|XSI training products, teaches artists advanced production techniques for using the industry standard mental ray renderer to create imagery of exquisite and stunning detail. Emphasizing production proven techniques, users are taken through a series of demanding production scenes that mimic the complex scenarios and problems commonly found when producing renders for production. Learn new features and tools in SOFTIMAGE|XSI 7 that will allow you to take advantage of the latest mental ray technology and take your renders to the next level.
Some highlights include: Photographic Exposure, Portal Lights, Ambient Occlusion Caching, Importons, Color Management, Tone Mapping, and much more. By taking you through the entire production process of rendering with these new features and showing you how the tools you learned apply to industry work and production, artists will have a more profound learning experience and understanding of how to use their newfound knowledge in a production environment. Addressing the need and demand for professional training for SOFTIMAGE|XSI, RENDERING WITH SOFTIMAGE|XSI V.I: MENTAL RAY teaches the techniques needed to truly take advantage of the power of SOFTIMAGE|XSI 7 and mental ray.
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