How to make any artist ENVY your art, by knowing how to apply the 7-point light set up in DAZ Studio, with multiple techniques, tools and styles, both indoors and outdoors, ensuring 100% predictability.
INTRODUCING: DAZ STUDIO ILLUMINATED – MASTER DS LIGHTING
How to use Reality plug in and make amazing Lux render engines, making by making each light do multiple effects in your scene
The 3 light styles you can go for, to quickly set the right mood, when to use them and when to avoid them.
Make your art GLOW, by quickly getting into the new Luxus plug in, tapping into the amazing Lux unbiased render engine
Create breathtaking images, by mastering Uber Environment and its various settings for maximum quality / speed, including mixing it with default DS lights for maximum impact.
Make incredible soft lighting effects, by using area lights, both manually, and with Uber Area lights, including how to render them 10 times faster than ever!
Become the shadow master and block lights with confidence for amazing artistic effects.
How to break up DAZ Studio lights in layers / passes, for use in After Effects or Sony Vegas
How to use Light Dome PRO-R to quickly get various lighting styles
MODULE 1: INTRO TO STYLES
This module explains what you can expect from this training and how the 7 point light set up connects with the various styles of lighting.
01.01 – Overview
01.02 – The 7 Point Light Set Up
01.03 – The 3 Lighting Styles
01.04 – How To Choose The Correct Lighting Style
MODULE 2: LIGHTING TOOLS
This module covers the tools which we’re going to be using through out this training program. DAZ Studio native lights as well as Uber Environment 2 are explained in detail.
02.01 – Distant Light
02.02 – Point Light, Spot Light And Linear Point Light
02.03 – Uber Environment 2
02.04 – Uber Area Light And Transmapped Planes
02.05 – Uber Environment 2 Selfglowing Surfaces
MODULE 3: THE SOFT LOOK
This module covers The Soft Look, using various approaches such as Uber Environment 2, Area Light, and manual lights.
03.01 – The Soft Look – Part 1
03.02 – The Soft Look – Part 2
03.03 – The Soft Look – Part 3
03.04 – The Soft Look Postwork
MODULE 4: THE 3 POINT LIGHT SET UP LOOK
This module covers the 3 point light set up look and feel, using alarge array of options, such as light types, light sources, bouncing and how each light can be used for more than just one function.
04.01 – Secrets of the 3 Point Light Set Up
04.02 – Using Distant Lights
04.03 – Spot Lights And Bounce Lighting
04.04 – Area Lights
04.05 – Example
MODULE 5: THE HIGH CONTRAST LOOK
How to achieve the third look, both indoors and outdoors, and how to make sure your characters are part of the light set up.
05.01 – Overview
05.02 – DAZ Studio Example – Part 1
05.03 – DAZ Studio Example – Part 2
MODULE 6: CREATING MAGIC WITH LIGHT DOME PRO-R STYLES AND LUX RENDER ENGINE
How to work with Light Dome Pro-R and Lux Render Engine to create magical results.
06.01 – Light Dome PRO-R Styles
06.02 – Luxux Plug In And Lux Render Engine
06.03 – Light Master 2 Bonus: Lighting Without Lights, Reality Plug In & Lux Render Engine – Part 1
06.04 – Light Master 2 Bonus: Reality Plug In And Lux Render Engine – Part 2
BONUS MODULE: ANIMATION LAYERING AND FAKING RADIOSITY
Bonus 1 – How To Use Layers In Animation
Bonus 2 – Light Master 2 Extra: Faking Radiosity Inside DS