In this video, see the solution to filling your fish tank with water by using fluid simulation.
(upbeat music) … - [Instructor] Okay, now it's time to tackle … our multi-tiered challenge for this chapter. … The first thing we're going to talk about … is the material for this awesome water surface. … If you come up here and do a little render preview … you'll note that everything is relatively flat. … So what we want to do is switch our render engine … to Cycles, GPU, if you can support it, … and come down to your Material tab … and make a brand new material. … Now, down in here, we can switch to rendering. … We've got that cool little light down there. … So let's go ahead and, … actually, you know what, let's just add another light. … Let's just add an Area Light. … Those tend to be my favorite. … And we'll make it kind of big and kind of strong. … Maybe even add a little color to it. … Now, as we can see, the surface is opaque. … So let's come down to Transmission and kick it up a bunch. … And you can also play with Transmission Roughness, … but I like it all the way down. … And while we're at it, …
Skill Level Beginner
1. Learn Blender in Under an Hour
2. Modeling and Sculpting
3. Textures and Shading
4. Create Animations
5. Particles, Forces, and Fire
6. Putting It All Together
7. Advanced Techniques
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