Browsing category : Keyshot-tips

Tips

How to Add Fingerprints in KeyShot Using Roughness Textures

Jun 20, 2022

Whether you’re trying to create weathered effects, wear marks, or fingerprints, controlling surface roughness using an image texture in KeyShot will help add a new level of realism and greater flexibility to your projects. Today, we’re going to add...

Read more
By KeyShot
Tips

How to Add Realistic Ground Shadow Layers in KeyShot

Jun 06, 2022

KeyShot provides plenty of tools to create realistic-looking shadows in any setting. But what about ground shadows? And how can you create a separate ground shadow with a transparent background? Read on to learn how to setup a scene to generate a...

Read more
By KeyShot
Quick Tips Tips

How to Create Water Droplets and Condensation in KeyShot

May 17, 2022

KeyShot not only allows you to create advanced materials and textures with features like 3D Paint, but also provides rich texturing capabilities to add water droplets and condensation. Today, we go in-depth with a texture combination to dial in...

Read more
By KeyShot
Quick Tips Tips

How to Activate the KeyShot for NX Plugin

May 02, 2022

KeyShot imports all major 3D file formats and has plugins for many of the most common. Among those is the KeyShot for NX plugin, a premium plugin that allows LiveLinking capability between KeyShot and Siemens NX.

Read more
By KeyShot
Quick Tips Tips

How to Create Quick, Seamless Textures in KeyShot

Apr 14, 2022

If you need to apply a seamless texture to your product design, but don’t want to jump between programs to do so, there’s a quick way to blend your texture maps seams, without leaving KeyShot.

Read more
By KeyShot
Quick Tips Tips

How to Import Blender Files to KeyShot with the KeyShot for Blender Plugin

Apr 06, 2022

One of the most popular workflows for 3D artists and creators is going from Blender to KeyShot. If you're a Blender user, we're excited to finally bring you the KeyShot for Blender plugin. This plugin will help optimize your workflow by speeding up...

Read more
By KeyShot
Tips

Create Detailed Brush & Bristle Materials in KeyShot

Jan 27, 2022

In this tutorial Product Designer, Nadeem Hussain, shares how to use KeyShot Fuzz to create interesting brush and bristle variations. He takes you step by step through model preparation, using the KeyShot Material Graph, and adjusting the settings...

Read more
By KeyShot
Tips

How to Create Floating Dust in KeyShot

Nov 11, 2021

In our last quick tip, we looked at how to create surface dust in KeyShot. But, what if you want a bit of dust floating in the air? As with any rendering, the little details add that extra bit of realism, and one way to add more detail to your scene...

Read more
By KeyShot
Tips

How to Add Surface Dust in KeyShot

Oct 27, 2021

While it seems like surface dust doesn't belong in a product shot, some like the added realism a little surface dust provides. There are quite a few ways to add surface imperfections to your KeyShot scene. Some are quick, simple and to the point,...

Read more
By KeyShot
Tips

How to Add Fillets in KeyShot

Oct 20, 2021

Today, we’re going to explore the Rounded Edges tool in KeyShot. This is a handy feature that simulates fillets on parts, without actually altering the geometry and increasing the triangle-count.

Read more
By KeyShot
Tips

How to Create Renderings with White Backgrounds in KeyShot

Oct 13, 2021

Today, we have a quick tip to help you create clean, crisp product shots. It's from a question we get a lot: How do I get a super nice, all white backgrounds for my renderings. Well, there are two ways to do it. Let's have a look.

Read more
By KeyShot