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My Marvelous Designer to KeyShot Workflow

May 21, 2020

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,...

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How To Replace, Match, and Add Colors in KeyShot

May 13, 2020

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...

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How To Create Multi-Layer Textures in KeyShot

May 06, 2020

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...

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How to Use the KeyShot Benchmark Tool

Apr 29, 2020

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 ...

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How to Use the KeyShot Pattern Tool

Apr 22, 2020

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...

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How to Animate Displacement Geometry in KeyShot

Apr 14, 2020

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.

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Sonos: Packaging Design Workflow from Esko ArtiosCAD to KeyShot

Jun 20, 2019

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...

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How to Create Colorful Edge Effects in KeyShot

May 24, 2019

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...

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Textures in KeyShot: Adding Textures to Your 3D Model

Jan 17, 2019

So, you've captured the joy of creating a bump, color, specular and opacity map in one fell swoop and now you would like to apply those maps to your model to create the most incredible rendering your customer/client/boss/wife has ever laid eyes...

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By Josh
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How to Create and Use Physical Lights in KeyShot

Jan 09, 2019

In KeyShot, there are two ways to light your scene. HDRIs are the default method, but physical lights can be used as well. A combination of both HDRI and physical lighting works well too. To add a physical light, simply drag and drop a light...

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Textures in KeyShot: Creating Bump, Color, Specular and Opacity Maps (Really Fast)

Jan 04, 2019

KeyShot comes packed with over 100 textures you can use, including wood, metal, and various types of texture maps - adding just the right amount of realism to your model. However, there are about a billion other textures and appearances out there...

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By Josh