Network Rendering is an incredible way to improve your workflow. It allows you to increase your rendering speed and capacity by utilizing multiple computers on one network. All of that hardware combined equals faster output. Plus, sending everything to the network, rather than rendering locally, fre[...]
Enhancing realism in a rendering is something a lot of KeyShot users strive for and one of the best ways to do so is by using Depth of Field. Depth of Field (DOF) is a really important aspect of photography and, therefore, is really important in your renderings.
When we're asked for technical illustration or product line art, it often requires taking the 3D data into different software. But what if you could create your production visuals and your tech visuals from the same model in the same software? When you need to create dynamic product drawings and exp[...]
Herman Carlsson, started his 3D career at IKEA a long time ago. Now, as Senior 3D Artist at Spark Vision AB, he develops interior/exterior design configurators for digital showrooms. A recent personal project involved learning Marvelous Designer, optimizing the model in ZBrush, then bringing it into[...]
The KeyShot Color Library contains predefined and standard color libraries with an array of colors you can add to any object in your scene. It's also a place you can create your own custom color library. The Color Library is a part of KeyShot that isn’t the most well known but is capable of greatly [...]
Rarely in life do you find a perfectly finished and unmarred surface. Whether it's due to manufacturing marks, scratches or fingerprints, surfaces tend to have small imperfections you may not even notice. When you want to add these types of imperfections or create more advanced materials in KeyShot,[...]
This week, we released KeyShot 9.3 and with it updates to KeyShot Viewer and the new KeyShot Benchmark tool. KeyShot Viewer is a free, stand-alone application for sharing KeyShot scenes for others to view and interact with your visuals and the KeyShot Benchmark is a simple, yet powerful tool to test[...]
The KeyShot Pattern Tool is used to quickly create additional instances of your models within a scene. This is different than using Duplicate to make a copy and much much faster than building out each model in your 3D CAD software. Each instance can look different and even be oriented differently th[...]
Displacement is a very powerful tool. It allows you to transform the surface geometry of your object and take your renders to the next level of detail and realism. Here's how to bring it to life with animation.
Sonos not only creates one of the best audio experiences, they create one of the best unboxing experiences as well. It all starts with the detail put into the design of the packaging. It's a process that has been refined over the years, going from what was a traditional approach building physical pr[...]
Have you ever needed to control color or achieve a specific edge effect? Product Designer and Founder of Sektre Creative, Liam Martin, has a new YouTub channel where he's dishing out sweet KeyShot tips and here, shows you how to get a very unique edge effect using a simple setup in the KeyShot Mater[...]