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Tips

KeyShot Quicktip: 'Glass' and 'Solid Glass' Material Types Explained

Oct 28, 2011

Glass! It's a wonderful thing. You can break it over your knee, then use it to cut through the rope holding down a glass box of KeyShot 3. A glass box of KeyShot 3 you need to render a glass box using KeyShot 3... it's a bit of odd, space-time...

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By Josh
Tips

How To Create the Perfect Car Paint in KeyShot

Oct 18, 2011

You probably remember that time you spray painted your kid brother's face to make him blend in with your mom and dad's new electric yellow Cadillac Seville. No? Maybe that was just me. Nevertheless, you've probably become obsessed with creating...

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By Josh
Tips

Rock That Lighting. KeyShot HDR Light Studio Step-by-Step

Oct 07, 2011

We've been featuring some free jewelry resources as well as showing a lil' jewelry animation on the blog lately, but we can't leave out this KeyShot HDR Light Studio step-by-step, by the good people over at Lightmap, that takes you through the...

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By Josh
Animation Tips

KeyShot Animation of the Week: KeyShot Camera Animation on Dodge Viper

Oct 05, 2011

I hope you had a chance to see Matt Tremblay's animation last week. He's going to be rocking the pop off the new KeyShot Animation which some of you are getting ready to beta test this week. I personally can't wait to see what you're able to whip...

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By Josh
Tips

Jewelry Models and Rings for You to Download and Render in KeyShot

Sep 30, 2011

If you LOVE to render jewelry, you know the value a few 3D jewelry models have. Well, what would you say to 32 3D models?! Yeah, that's what I'm talking about. Thanks to Paul Krush all that precious metal goodness can be yours. He has modeled 32...

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By Josh
Features Tips

Printed Circuit Boards in KeyShot (plus Free BIP Files, Textures and PCB Models)

Sep 27, 2011

If you've seen the previous post on the amazing renderings Uwe Kindler of cetoni GmbH creates, you'll know he's got an eye for rockin' out stunning visuals. Uwe posted some excellent PCB renderings in the forum over the weekend, but that's not...

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By Josh
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Rendering with KeyShot: Step by Step

Sep 21, 2011

The wonderful and talented Craig A. Clark has a very well done article published in the latest issue of 3D Artist magazine (Issue 33). Rendering with KeyShot takes you step by step through model considerations, export, import, material selection,...

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By Josh
Animation Tips

KeyShot 3. The All New Animation Workflow Will Rock You.

Sep 19, 2011

There are many things that rock... music, free drinks, free food and any episode of the the TV show Fringe, but beyond that, there is something that rocks even more. The new animation in KeyShot 3. I know, when does it come out? Well, that's what...

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By Josh
Tips

How to Create Your Own Material Standards in KeyShot [Free Cheat Sheet!]

Sep 14, 2011

We've got some great features coming up for materials in KeyShot 3. You'll be able to save them out and share them much easier for one. To create your own materials, it's always been very easy to do in KeyShot. Simply select a material, modify...

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By Josh
Tips

Need a KeyShot Material Ball? Download Here...

Aug 17, 2011

You know, the material library in KeyShot is quite exceptional. With KeyShot 3, even more so. Lots of options, but even though you may have every sort of plastic and metal material imaginable, there may come a time in your rendering process where...

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By Josh
Tips

KeyShot Alpha Channels: Two Tuts for Transparent Backgrounds

Jul 25, 2011

A common part of creating drop dead gorgeous 3d images, is rendering them in KeyShot, then taking them into Photoshop for some post process work - adding some flames, mixing in some filters or simply adjusting the exposure. One feature you have...

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By Josh