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Developing An Eye For LIGHT | Pt. 1

I Am Positive Lighting Is Much Easier Than You Probably Think It Is! ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿ™Œ Sure, Light Is Something That You Are Likely To Fight Against, Which Is Entirely Typical. It Sucks, I Know. Lighting Wasnโ€™t Always Where I Felt At Home. But Given How Essential It Was To Making My Turds Shine, I Began To Focus Almost Entirely On Understanding The Link Between Light And Messaging. This Will Be A Series Of Opinions Obviously, So Take Whatever Information You Find Valuable And Modify It For Your Own Workflow. Oh, Itโ€™s Also A Multi-part Series! ๐Ÿ˜

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SIGGRAPH 2017 - Creating Cinematic Scenes with volumetrics

In this live presentation from Siggraph 2017, Mitch Myers shows how Octane volumetric effects can help to create cinematic environments. Mitch shows how to achieve dramatic lighting through the placement and color of lights, then creates volumetric tracers and uses Octane Fog to fill out the scene. Next Mitch shows how he simply recreates the visualization of a black hole from the movie Interstellar, and creates a planetary atmosphere with Octane volumes.

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The Truth About Building Story

When It Comes To Making Your Work Stand The Test Of Time, Building A Story Around It Is The Best Way To Ensure Itโ€™s Longevity. We All Know It, (Or At Least We Should) And We All Should Implement Them Into Our Own Work, (But For Some Reason Most Of Us Donโ€™t). But Why Is It So Scary, And Why Is It So Hard?

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