Render an HDRI Scene in Vue d'Esprit with Poser Models

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 1068 / System Requirements: Poser, Vue

A beginner`s level tutorial on how to export a model from Poser, import it into Vue, and then render the scene using Vue`s HDRI lighting. This tutorial shows you how to create this realistic aircraft image using the 747 (JumboJet)... but you can feel free to use your own model.

JHoagland on 6:57PM Sat, 24 March 2007

Making Realistic Poser Images Using Reflection Maps

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 1764 / System Requirements: Poser 5 and above

This tutorial shows you how to use Poser's reflect and environment map nodes to create realistic looking metallic surfaces.Also includes free material settings and reflection/ background map to use as you follow the tutorial.

JHoagland on 6:47PM Sat, 24 March 2007

How to make a Refrigerator Figure

Skill Level: Regular / Views: 611 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC; Poser, Lightwave, UV Mapper, PHI Builder

A three-page tutorial covering the entire process of creating a refrigerator figure for Poser:Page 1:Building the object in Lightwave.Page 2:Exporting, (basic) UV Mapping, creating a PHI file, importing, and joint editting.Page 3:Adding ERC dials to control the opening and closing of the doors.

JHoagland on 12:00AM Wed, 08 June 2005

Creating a Superhero Pose

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 809 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC; Poser 4 and above

How to create a pose from a reference picture (in this case, an image of Beast jumping in the air).

JHoagland on 12:00AM Wed, 14 July 2004

Creating Images with Motion Blur

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 397 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC; Poser 5

A tutorial on how to create images with motion blur, in Poser 5. The example shows how to make a helicopter blade rotate, but will work with any moving part

JHoagland on 12:00AM Tue, 13 April 2004

Make a Basic Refrigerator Prop

Skill Level: Advanced / Views: 200 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC; Poser, Lightwave, UV Mapper, Notepad

A mega-tutorial (spanning 3 pages) taking the user from building a refrigerator (in Lightwave) to UV mapping (in UV Mapper) to importing and scaling (in Poser).Some basic knowledge of Lightwave is needed, but not required- the tutorial explains which tools to use (and where they are located).

JHoagland on 12:00AM Wed, 19 November 2003

Making Reflections in Poser 5 (and above)

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 799 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC; Poser 5 (and above)

Sure, you've always been able to make reflections in Poser 5 (and above), but what settings should you use? Just where does that Reflect node go? Read on!

JHoagland on 12:00AM Tue, 11 November 2003

Using Transparency Maps

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 9760 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC; Poser 4, Photoshop, UV Mapper

A tutorial about using transparency maps- turn the default leotard object into a high-cut workout outfit

JHoagland on 12:00AM Sun, 31 December 2000

Adjusting Texture Maps

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 14353 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC; Poser 4, Photoshop

A tutorial on texture maps- how to add makeup to the female face and how to add a scar to the male face.

JHoagland on 12:00AM Sun, 31 December 2000

How to Make Reflections in Poser 4

Skill Level: Beginner / Views: 10206 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC; Poser 4

A tutorial on how to make reflections using only Poser 4 (with no post-render work or ray-traced reflections).

JHoagland on 12:00AM Sun, 31 December 2000

Animating the 'Floating Kick' Scene in 'The Matrix'

Skill Level: Regular / Views: 5790 / System Requirements: Windows or Macintosh PC; Poser 4

This an animation tutorial that shows how to create the 'floating kick' scene from the movie, 'The Matrix'.

JHoagland on 12:00AM Sun, 31 December 2000