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Blender 2.5 Lighting and Rendering by Aaron W. Powell

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Chapter 7. Indoor Lighting: Finishing Materials

Now that we've created a custom UV map for our wine bottle, we can finish texturing our scene. Because our wine bottle is made up of numerous materials with different qualitites, it's important to know how we can set up our material so Blender will render it properly. We're also going to take a look at:

  • Exporting our UV map as a file type which Blender can read
  • Adding our UV map to the wine bottle mesh
  • Adding materials for the rest of the objects in our scene
  • Tweaking the final render

Setting up project folders

One thing we haven't talked about yet is the concept of project folders. As we start dealing with more and more complicated scenes, it will be essential to create a project folder to organize all ...

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