Getting Started with HDR Light Studio

Using HDR Light Studio, we can effortlessly create highly realistic studio environments, complete with high dynamic range lighting information, which can be used to create lifelike product renders using any rendering software. Software required: HDR Light Studio 1.5.
Course info
Level
Beginner
Updated
Oct 8, 2009
Duration
42m
Table of contents
Description
Course info
Level
Beginner
Updated
Oct 8, 2009
Duration
42m
Description

Using HDR Light Studio, we can effortlessly create highly realistic studio environments, complete with high dynamic range lighting information, which can be used to create lifelike product renders using any rendering software. In this series of lessons, we will take an introductory look at HDR Light Studio, which includes controlling light placement and intensity, light falloff controls, adjusting background luminance, using lightpacks to achieve highly realistic lighting effects, utilizing guide markers, as well as many other topics that will be explored during this course. Software required: HDR Light Studio 1.5.

About the author
About the author

Kyle was one of the first authors for Digital-Tutors (now a Pluralsight company) and has been a part of the team for over 10 years. Kyle began his career in computer graphics education as a college instructor and worked as a Digital-Tutors rendering tutor and curriculum manager since 2002.

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Section Introduction Transcripts
Section Introduction Transcripts

Introduction and Project Overview
[Autogenerated] Hello and welcome to the series of lessons on getting Started with HDR Light Studio presented by digital Tutors, a light map authorized training provider. So using HDR Light studio, we can now effortlessly create highly realistic studio lighting environments, which are complete with high dynamic range lighting information. Now this could be used to create some really lifelike product renders using really any rendering software. So in this series of lessons, we're gonna take an introductory look at HDR Light Studio, which will include how to control light placement and intensity. Look at some various types of light fall off controls, learn how to adjust that ground ruminants as well is how we can start to utilize the light packs as a way of achieving very highly realistic lighting effects. We'll also explore how to use guide markers and a lot of other topics along the way. So by the time you complete this training, you'll have a very strong understanding of exactly how to use the various features in HD are Light Studio to really take your product renders to that next level of realism. So with that, let's go ahead and get started in our next lesson.