Adventures in Lighting and Improving My Lego Waterfall
With my Advanced Blender script buy, I decided to revisit my Waterfall model. Created using various LEGO CAD software, it is a study in tools as much as rendering. As such, I thought it would be fun to compare its evolution to date, and review how it has improved over time.
Adventures in lightingó9…
Posted Mar 24, 2017 by Steven
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Adventures in Lighting
Okay, I admit that lighting isn't my strong suit. I'm good with geometry and scripting. But I struggle making the images look as good as they should. These photos are my attempts to try to get better colors and realistic lighting from POV-Ray.
Waterfall was me playing around with LeoCAD as alternati…
Posted Sep 04, 2010 by Steven
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Beware of what lurks beneath the sea!
I was having fun again with LDD and POV-Ray and thought this would make an interesting render after my first attempt. I also uploaded a slightly different version to LEGO's gallery with different eyes stalks.
Sea Swallow by SafePit, on Flickr
Overall, this is pr…
Posted Sep 27, 2010 by Steven
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This is the second version of my simple waterfall experiment. I limited myself to a 4x4 plate and the bricks and colors available in LDD. I added a bit more foliage and color variation to the cliff.
Waterfall by SafePit, on Flickr
This time, I used LDD to create the model…
Posted Sep 06, 2010 by Steven
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