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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
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How to Create Bubbles in KeyShot 8 Using the New Geometry Node

Nov 01, 2018

 KeyShot 8 brings us a lot of exciting new features. One of these features is the new geometry node/shader capability. Geometry nodes directly transform your geometry in a non-destructive manner. Geometry nodes are able to add to, subtract from,...

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How to Render Liquid In Glass with KeyShot

Oct 26, 2018

Rendering liquids in glass can be challenging, but with KeyShot's support for nested dielectrics it couldn't be more simple.

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Local UV Mapping: Creating Realistic Weld Textures in KeyShot

Aug 15, 2018

Recently, Magnus Skogsfjord shared his method for achieving realistic welds in KeyShot from CAD geometry. The quick 15-minute video is not only a look into the process of creating realistic weld textures, but a tutorial chock full of info on...

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5 Ways KeyShot Viewer Can Save Rendering Time

Jun 20, 2018

There are so many ways KeyShot Viewer can be used in the product development process. We're learning about new ways people are using it all the time but these five are the ways customer have told us it has helped the most.

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How to Create Fabric Stretched Over a Speaker Grill in KeyShot

Jun 01, 2018

Curious about rendering fabric? How about rendering fabric stretched over a speaker grill? Go no further. Esben Oxholm is back with another tip, showing you how to use the Material Graph in KeyShot Pro to achieve a stretched fabric over speaker...

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