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by tuna57
Thu Apr 08, 2021 3:47 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: The Disintegration Machine
Replies: 7
Views: 257

Re: The Disintegration Machine

Thanks Fletch.... but flames and lightning bolts is a little more than I was looking for :shock: . Going to keep up the experiments until I get were I'd like to be. :whistle:
by tuna57
Tue Apr 06, 2021 12:44 am
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: The Disintegration Machine
Replies: 7
Views: 257

Re: The Disintegration Machine

Well had another go at this. On Fletch's recommendation tried out the "crystal chandelier" material setups. Did a whole lot of experiments tweaking the various settings. New render was 100 passes Easy 9 , 2400 x 1416 px , 14 hours on the iMac. Saved the render with 2.0 exposure and also saved an alp...
by tuna57
Thu Apr 01, 2021 10:59 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: Louis Poulsen Designer Light Fixtures
Replies: 6
Views: 220

Re: Louis Poulsen Designer Light Fixtures

Very nice ! :^: :clap:
by tuna57
Thu Apr 01, 2021 10:58 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: The Disintegration Machine
Replies: 7
Views: 257

Re: The Disintegration Machine

Thanks ntxdave. Thanks for the input Fletch. Going to check into your crystal chandelier info. Have to give it a whirl. Got to admit I was a little surprised I didn't get more "pop" from the prism. I used "crown glass" template as internet looking said that was used a lot in prisms. Need to give it ...
by tuna57
Thu Apr 01, 2021 4:26 am
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: The Disintegration Machine
Replies: 7
Views: 257

Re: The Disintegration Machine

Forgot to add beside the point lights over the bench and machines there are three windows with sky portals to the left of the camera view. Cheers :whistle:
by tuna57
Thu Apr 01, 2021 4:14 am
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: The Disintegration Machine
Replies: 7
Views: 257

The Disintegration Machine

Inspired by the Sir Arthur Conan Doyle short story "The Disintegration Machine" . My interpretation of Theodore Nemor's machine for world dominance ! Rendered at 2400 x 1413 px. , Easy 10 , 100 passes. Took about 19 hours on the iMac :shock: . Chose Easy 10 mainly because of the three foot tall pris...
by tuna57
Wed Mar 31, 2021 4:07 am
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: Beach Sunset
Replies: 8
Views: 709

Re: Beach Sunset

Majid , Mike thanks for your comments. Got the sun lined up the best my old eyes could do , might well be off a little bit . Pretty happy with this result I suppose I’ll move on. It was good practice nevertheless :hat:
by tuna57
Fri Mar 26, 2021 3:55 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: Beach Sunset
Replies: 8
Views: 709

Re: Beach Sunset

Had another go at this thing.... Made some minor changes in the model. New render was run with minor depth of field (1.4). Focal point was the back of the chair closest to the camera. Just for general info both renders were done with physical sky setting , the background was put in in post pro. Also...
by tuna57
Wed Mar 24, 2021 4:54 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: Beach Sunset
Replies: 8
Views: 709

Re: Beach Sunset

ntxdave, thanks for your comment. Did a lot of post pro in Gimp... rendered with physical sky in Twilight and saved an alpha mask along with the render. Used the mask to insert the sky image in Gimp also did a bunch of different color adjustments in Gimp. Having the background sky and the render on ...
by tuna57
Tue Mar 23, 2021 5:21 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: Beach Sunset
Replies: 8
Views: 709

Beach Sunset

Dug up an old practice model. Made some changes and a new render experiment. Never tried a sunset render.... Post pro in Gimp. Rendered Easy 9 , !00 passes.