In this section we will look at a few effects that can make your scenes more convincing to the viewer. Following are some of the topics you’ll learn about:
• Atmospheric effects
• Motion blur effects
• Depth of field effects
• Contour rendering
• Product rendering
As usual in 3ds Max, you’ll want to use these effects so that they enhance the viewer’s experience without being a burden on productivity (longer render times) and so that they add to the content of the message without being a cliché. Simply adding any effect because it’s possible will surely detract from the point of your message by distracting the viewer unnecessarily.
Let’s look at an effect that is not specifically a mental ...