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Building 3D Models with modo 701 by Juan Jiménez García

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Illuminating a scene

Knowing the different kind of lights, now we are able to decide which kind of lights we will need, depending on whether we want to simulate indirect light from the outside, a light bulb in the ceiling, a fluorescent in the wall, and so on.

Once you have placed your lights in the proper position, and adjusted their intensity and color, you will want to have a clear idea of what your render will look like. Years ago, this task was very tedious and time consuming, but now we have the option of having a low quality render, that you can use as a preview of the final image in real time. Let´s take a look at the different options available to use the preview window.

Working with previews

Inside modo, you have what we call a Preview ...

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