- [Narrator] Octane is not simply a renderer…of the Cinema 4D scenes, and by that I mean,…you don't take a Cinema 4D scene,…which uses standard Cinema 4D materials,…lights and cameras, and render it using Octane.…That isn't to say you can't render a scene in Octane,…which has C4D materials applied,…you just won't get the best results.…To get the most from the renderer,…you need to use Octane's material system,…as opposed to applying Cinema 4D materials…to objects and then, rendering in Octane.…
In a later chapter, we'll also discuss…why you should use Octane's lights, as well.…So, back to materials.…Octane's are physically based and differ…to Cinema 4D's materials.…You still create materials by working in different channels,…but from the outset, you can define the type of material.…So, that sets up the overall quality…of the material you wish to create.…There are several methods for actually creating material,…and a couple of work flows for editing materials.…
To create a material, first, we use…the familiar Material Manager,…
- What is OctaneRender?
- Framing shots
- Adding materials and lights
- Rendering your first image
- Using the Live Viewer
- Creating Octane materials
- Mixing and blending materials
- Working with lights and cameras
- Rendering objects such as hair, particles, and fog
- Creating render settings presets
- Rendering animation
Skill Level Intermediate
After Effects CC 2018: VFX Essential Trainingwith Alan Demafiles4h 20m Intermediate
1. OctaneRender for C4D
Why use OctaneRender?3m 19s
2. Octane Quick Start: Rendering Your First Image
3. Understanding the Live Viewer
4. Working with Octane Materials
5. Working with Octane Lights and Cameras
6. Other Octane Objects
7. Rendering with Octane
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