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In this tutorial we will give you some insights regarding the architectural visualization post production process in Photoshop based on a rendering we made with 3d Studio MAX and Vray. In particular we use a special technique based on certain render elements like VrayRawShadows, VrayWireColor, VrayExtraTex, to speed up the work in Photoshop. We mainly use our tonytextures architectural entourage and show you where to get e.g. the free downloads so you can learn how to work with our graphics the best way – so lets get started!
In this tutorial Julien will breakdown her workflow how to create an appealing architecture site or master plan illustration in Photoshop based on an imported cad drawing. She will show how to smartly apply textures in a way that is dynamic, realistic and most importantly improve the workflow speed! In other words: She will try to get a nice result with reasonable effort – enjoy it! [Read More…]
In this tutorial we want to show you how to render a photo-realilstic interior scenery with Corona Renderer and 3ds MAX. Lightning is always crutial when it comes to architecture visualization and especially for interior design the lightning can make the difference. The intersting part here is that we had professional photographs of a private residence where we have also been involved in the design process and now tried afterwards to model and render like the photograph 😉
So it is really a nice case study to get the most out of the rendering skills and compare it to the realistic photos made by professionals! So without further ado – hope you enjoy it: [Read More…]
Ok primarily we present you here free downloads and tutorials about architecture visualization, but this time we have something different for you! If you like architecture model making and a creative task for your after-work hours this collection of paper craft models from “Creative Park” might be a good fit!
It is a website from “Canon” the well known printer manufacturer where you can find plenty of printing templates – of course for your Canon printer 😉 You can download all these sets as a PDF file, print it and home and start with your crative work! [Read More…]
How to create a rainy mood in Photoshop?
Architectural visualization should awake emotions so it is quite imporant to create the right atmosphere in your rendering! Typically most renderings shows sunny spring weather with light blue sky and perfect green trees. But sometimes you want to stand out or show your architectural design in another mood. In these cases a rainy situation can be an option too! Therefore we want to show you in this tutorial for architects how you can create a rainy mood in Photoshop based on a regular daytime rendering.
Creating a rainy mood for your scene can be tricky, and it takes a lot of time and experience to achieve good results (i.e. in 3dsmax-vray). Therefore we want to show you an easier way to convert your regular daylight scenes to rainy moods with the help of Photoshop in the post production. [Read More…]
You often times want to create the right mood in your architectural rendering to not only transport technical concepts, but rather emotions and a feeling! Therefore post production in Photoshop for your architectural illustrations plays a big role to add effects. For this task overlay textures with raindrops, snowflakes or fog are really helpful to quickly add these effects. [Read More…]
OK – we have one more here 😉
As you all know Middle-East can be called a hot spot of architecture without a doubt. Consequently there are a lot of architecture competitions and building projects in this region. If you also worked on a project you might know the situation when you want to add people to your nice rendering during post production in Photoshop and then recognize that you only have european or western style cutouts?! Ouch! [Read More…]