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Hi all-

 

Long time since I've been here!!!

 

I just upgraded from X9 to X10 and have been having fun trying to figure out the new Physically Based Rendering engine. Very cool, though I'm struggling to make rooms bright enough so far...  I watched a video from CA on Physically Based Rendering, and was wowed one of the details in the tutorial model- real looking books on shelves. Does anyone know how this was done??  The books look pretty amazing.

 

Here's the video link:https://www.chiefarchitect.com/videos/watch/2426/physically-based-rendering-technique.html?playlist=102

 

 And I've attached a screen grab from the video to show the books.

 

Thanks in advance!!

 

Chris Allen

architect

Austin, TX

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I'm not sure where those ones came from, but Chief has a couple of simple options in the core catalogue.

Do a library search for "Row Of Books" (very low resolution material), or just "Books" and you will find some symbols without any text or detail - just plain colors.  

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