Maya Displacement Maps

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In this demonstration we go through creating displacement maps and rendering them in Maya 8.5 Topics include baking displacement maps from combined geometry, rendering the results, correct AO passes, and more.

Anonymous

February 20, 2009 - 2:00pm

Wow, that's incredible!

Riki

February 20, 2009 - 6:06pm

Great job on this Matt!

Anonymous

February 23, 2009 - 11:59am

Wow, nice! Smiling Not using Maya, but I'm sure I'll use this tut some day Smiling

wes.gnzls

February 23, 2009 - 6:58pm

Hot stuff, great work man.

Anonymous

February 23, 2009 - 11:32pm

any plans on a 3dsmax version?

dominionjames

February 24, 2009 - 8:02pm

can you do any more low-cost/short tutorials like "Old Damaged Pillar" for maya. or any texturing tutorials for maya? this was great and affordable!

Anonymous

February 25, 2009 - 3:10am

You were getting that patchy look because you used JPEGs for the displacement which uses a patch pattern for its compression scheme. You need to use TGAs TIFs or PSD's. Otherwise nice vid.

Anonymous

February 25, 2009 - 7:31am

Really cool! I would love to try this technique right away!

keizzer

February 27, 2009 - 10:25am

Great Tut, any chance of getting it on 3ds max.
thanks

Riki

February 28, 2009 - 11:35am

Ill consider replicating this for 3dsmax, it wont be anytime very soon, but hopefully not too long.

Anonymous

March 23, 2009 - 12:26am

Thank you , it is amazing
Thank you very match

Tizu

Anonymous

March 27, 2009 - 4:48pm

Very nice thanks!

Anonymous

June 4, 2009 - 3:26am

Very nice, thanks for sharing Smiling

Anonymous

July 14, 2009 - 2:35pm

Baking displacement maps is not a complicated process, but you excel at explaining it. Great work!

Anonymous

July 28, 2009 - 1:01am

This is excellent. You must do this for 3ds Max.

Anonymous

June 15, 2010 - 2:14pm

cheers mate

Anonymous (not verified)

October 29, 2010 - 10:48am

this is great..amazing man!
but.. you dont explain nothing.. i mean.. this tutorial is like a checklist..

Minh (not verified)

December 10, 2010 - 8:16pm

Amazing! That's really awesome!

Anonymous (not verified)

June 18, 2011 - 8:25am

Oh my god, can i say i love you?! thanks so much, you've really thrown in so many extra tips!
thanks thanks thanks thanks! keep it going, man!

krlozadan

August 16, 2011 - 5:26pm

awesome job!

idspac

September 22, 2011 - 9:39pm

9ice job.

Anonymous (not verified)

January 2, 2012 - 9:19am

Thanks!

ishtiyaque

March 5, 2012 - 9:09pm

A tremendous work display. its incredible.

post  more tuts like that in depth texturing if  u can.

Anonymous (not verified)

March 12, 2012 - 8:47am

Excellent...!!! No words...!!!!

Hashima (not verified)

March 19, 2012 - 10:14am

brilliant & THX!

SUPREMEBEING

March 28, 2012 - 11:22am

Sweetest displacement map tutorial I've ever seen that did not require the approximation editor for mental ray!

Sanjay (not verified)

June 27, 2012 - 6:50am

wow amazing ur's great

Anonymous (not verified)

October 19, 2012 - 12:07am

Great tutorial man ! Thanks heaps