Sly4 CH1: Sly's letters
--Paris, France. Apartment 909, 1:54 am--
I have something I must tell you, but saying it will take too long,
So instead I'll express my feelings, in my own way of song,
I told you one big lie and you told one of your own,
I remember my past and without it I feel alone,
I'm meeting up with old friends as you are at rest,
But when you awake I hope your decision is best,
I'll return the next day and you will have a choice,
Put me right into jail or let some thieves rejoice,
But I have onl
Age of Armour SSS shader mini-tutorialAge of Armour's SSS is simple to apply, just click and go and the default shaders work for you with no hassle. This makes the human skin shader and the Uber Shader inferior, because you have to do a lot of work in the end when you apply those. The image below shows you what defaults look like.
Here, we defaulted and the three figures with AofA's SSS shader applied don't look half bad. However, if you leave it at the defaults, you are being lazy.
Here I actually played with the shader for the first time to figure out what was going on. Here, a lizardman was running so I took the time to do an outdoor shot with framing in mind. to make the lizardman pop, I worked with the Lizardman's Shader Settings to see what I can come up with. The results are stunning and even Toadz was impressed.
Here, the settings are practically applied in the identical way except for on
Luxus and Luxrender Beginner's Guide - DAZ Studio
Reality 2 might be the king of LuxRender plugins for DAZ Studio, and with Reality 3 on the horizon, that is not likely to change, but for those of us looking for something a little more flexible in the way it interfaces with LuxRender, the recently released Luxus is very a very attractive option. A number of LuxRender's features are not supported by Reality, but Luxus opens the options all the way out, and even has fields for entering newly released code to incorporate the latest LuxRender features.
The problem here is that configuring LuxRender's render engine and materials are complex tasks, and can be daunting to DS users that are used to the relative safety of the neat and simple interfa