TIPS: Lighting for Nerds #2: Create Realistic Ice and Seriously Awesome Refraction

Woahh, this time Gleb would enlighten you with dozens hacks you can apply on ice objects! 😀

Have you ever tried to create realistic ice, glass, or a bottle of whiskey, just to discover how frustratingly hard is to get the refraction right? I want to share some tips that help me to create awesome refraction in my renders.
This tutorial is a step aside from classical form principle, which works only if we pretend that the world is made of plaster. Which isn’t the case, of course.


Happy Blending!


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s