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Dec 31, 1969

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    Tips, news, and insight on KeyShot and 3D Rendering

    News - Nov 28, 2016

    The KeyShot 2016 Cyber Monday Sale

    This week only, receive 20% off all KeyShot Upgrades and Add-ons, plus lock in a FREE upgrade to KeyShot 7 when it's released. The advanced tools in KeyShot 6 are just what you need to take your product visuals and rendering speed to the next level.
    News - Nov 24, 2016

    The KeyShot 2016 Black Friday Sale

    It begins! Our exclusive one-day only event to bring KeyShot to you at a special price. Discounts are valid through today, Friday, Nov. 25th until Midnight PST. This one day only sale brings you 20% all new KeyShot license purchases. But stay tuned, this Monday begins a week of deals with our Cyber [...]
    Tips - Nov 22, 2016

    5 Steps to Getting Great Caustics in KeyShot

    When you set out to create a realistic rendering, referencing real life objects, environments and lighting is a great way to ensure your results are accurate. One naturally occurring phenomenon to be aware of is caustics: concentrated light rays from highly reflective or refractive materials. For ex[...]
    News - Nov 14, 2016

    The KeyShot Black Friday & Cyber Monday Sales

    This Friday begins our exclusive one-day only event to bring KeyShot to you at a special price. Discounts start on Friday, Nov. 25th at 12:00 AM PST. This one day only sale will kick things off with special pricing on all KeyShot licenses followed by our Cyber Monday One Week Sale with special disco[...]
    Tips - Nov 8, 2016

    How to Set Up Material Templates in KeyShot

    Material Templates are a powerful feature in KeyShot that automate the materials applied to your model in a KeyShot scene. Anyone working with large assemblies can save time using Material Templates to automatically apply materials to parts in a scene. Once a material template has been created, it c[...]
    Tips - Oct 31, 2016

    How To Host a KeyShotXR on GitHub

    When you create a KeyShotXR, KeyShot generates a set of static web pages. If you open the html file created, it loads in a browser. However, to share the KeyShotVR with someone else, you need to host it somewhere they can access it. If you don't have access to a personal/company web server, there ar[...]
    Tips - Oct 18, 2016

    How to Use Planar Projection to Position Labels in KeyShot

    Sometimes, positioning labels can be tricky. In some scenarios, your geometry is simple, making it easy to apply a label and carry on. But what if you need to accurately position a label on a tire wall, or the rim of any other cylindrical object, such as a camera lens? There is a specific process th[...]
    Tips - Oct 12, 2016

    A Unique Approach to Cel Shaded Appearance in KeyShot

    Matt Bridges shared his unique approach to a toon-style, cel shaded appearance in KeyShot using one material and a set of custom made HDRI environments.
    Tips - Sep 15, 2016

    How to Add Dust on Top of Your Materials in KeyShot

    How easy is it to add a layer of dust to your materials in KeyShot? Esben Oxholm breaks down the simple process in a quick tutorial he put together after sharing the image you see above. Apply a texture as an opacity map is all it takes to get an incredibly realistic, dusty material. Watch how he do[...]
    Tips - Sep 7, 2016

    Improve White Product Renderings with KeyShot's Color Gradient Texture

    Often times, designers need to render a white, smooth, product on a white background in a studio setting, lit by white lighting. You’re likely familiar with the challenge this presents. Often the product gets lost among the white background or the image ends up washed out altogether. KeyShot’s Color[...]
    Features - Aug 29, 2016

    New Pilot Renders By Vitaly Bulgarov

    Early today, Vitaly Bulgarov shared some of the new personal work for his Black Phoenix Project, Pilot 2. Bringing back memories of his previous Pilot render, this new version brings in more color, less carbon fiber, an insane amount of detail and all the awesome Vitaly is known for.