After some user requests, here it is! The beginners guide to applying TaME textures directly onto models/props using Daz Studio 4 (DS4). Of course we are slightly biased towards everyone using TaME to get awesome textures, but the techniques will work with almost any texture file.
This tutorial teaches the basic steps to be able to use free textures from Texture Haven (https://texturehaven.com/) and using them as materials for rendering in DAZ Studio using the Iray render engine.
Ever wonder why your renders don't look as good as the ones you're finding online? Sometimes its because they have better hardware and software, but don't give up because of that! There are a bunch of little things you can change about both the program you're using and your artistic process that can make the difference between a good render and a great render.
In today’s video I will discuss what subsurface scattering is and how we can use subsurface scattering to colour our figures skin inside Daz Studio.
In today’s videos I will be discussing the importance of lighting inside Daz Studio and why lighting should be your number one priority inside Daz Studio. We will be looking at two of my very first scenes and adding lighting with the current lighting knowledge that I have.
How to render your entire Daz scene with texture animations, base opacity animations and camera switches. Includes how to replace specific images in a rendered image sequence. Using Texture Animator plugin for Daz Studio 4, which is available at my Renderosity store: http://www.renderosity.com/mod/bcs/index.php?vendor=744699
In today’s video you will learn how to create animations using the puppeteer mode. You will also learn how to create animations using expressions, poses and dynamic cameras. I will also give you some tips and tricks to speed up rendering times for your animations and resolve common issues with the puppeteer mode.
It was recommended I create a tutorial on portrait lighting. This tutorial will teach you the basics. You will come away with an understanding of the following terms and concepts: (1) Main Light (2) Fill Light (3) Kicker Lights and (4) Lighting Ratios It is recommended you know your way around DAZ Studio. I am using the latest release, 4.12 in this tutorial.
I examine even more little tweaks that can take your render from 'regular' to a real stand-out. With things like backdrop, ambient, reflections and more, you'll find easy and helpful tools you might not have even known about!
Tutorial covers how-to install, load the plugins interface and all the BASICS! Texture Animator plugin for Daz Studio 4 is available at my Renderosity store: http://www.renderosity.com/mod/bcs/index.php?vendor=744699
There are so many ways to custom clothing and props in Daz Studio. In this video I will share with you how to use the Geometry Editor to create material zones to customise clothing and props.
In this video you will learn what each of the camera settings do and how to create Bokeh effects in Daz Studio. You will also learn how to use depth of field and how to create unusual camera effects using the distortion lens.
Learn the power of Iray Shaders and how Iray Shaders can help you to get value for money from your existing content library in Daz Studio. Not only will Iray shaders save you money, but you will also be able to create unique scenes, figures and clothing.