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Tutorial – Demystifying Camera Depth Passes in Maya Mental Ray

Tutorial – Demystifying Camera Depth Passes in Maya Mental Ray

Tutorial – Demystifying Camera Depth Passes in Maya Mental Ray from JJ Chalupnik on Vimeo.   I’ve always found inconsistencies with rendering certain kinds of passes with Mental Ray for Maya.  Sometimes a good google search isn’t enough, and you still come out asking questions.  Camera…

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Maya 2015 Impressions – One Generalist’s Thoughts…

Maya 2015 Impressions – One Generalist’s Thoughts…

3D software has become increasingly versatile and thanks to Autodesk purchasing the big 3, (3DS Max, Maya, and XSI) it is becoming apparent that many more changes are on the way. With Autodesk discontinuing XSI, there is a need to fill the void that frustrated…

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Marvel Cine vs Technicolor Cinestyle – A closer look.

Marvel Cine vs Technicolor Cinestyle – A closer look.

Lets just pretend for a moment you are a filmmaker on a budget, and you’ve found a love for the DSLR filmmaking revolution over the past few years.  I know I’ve used my Canon 7D and several other DSLRs for a variety of video shoots,…

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