Learn how to light and render daytime and nighttime arch-viz exteriors using V-Ray for Cinema 4D with these two helpful video tutorials by Fabio Palvelli.
Cinema 4D users: Want to follow along with this free tutorial?
Part 1: How to light and render an exterior daytime scene
Learn how to use V-Ray for Cinema 4D to create a realistic lighting setup for a daytime arch-viz exterior with this quickstart video tutorial. Fabio will show you how to use V-Ray Sun and an HDRi inside a Dome Light for photorealistic results.
Make sure you download the scene file to follow along with this tutorial.
Part 2: How to light and render an exterior nighttime scene
Discover how to create an exterior nighttime render using an HDRi for image-based lighting. See how to tweak the time of the evening, how gamma and ISO values affect the final render and find out the best way to use artificial lights to create balanced, natural-looking images.
To make the most of this tutorial, we recommend downloading the scene file featured in the video so you can follow along.