Use background with MR Physical Sun and Sky?

f you’re using mental ray, then you’ll want to use mip_matteshadow instead of Maya’s use background shader.
First you’ll need to enable the mental ray Production shaders:

And here is a video on how to use them. There is plenty other material out there too.

In addition, I saw a few technique which might work for you as well… Please check out image below


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MR SSS Shading in Maya Tutorial!!

Dear All Students,

Im found a great video about SSS with easy to follow! only problem are the background music, but it good… 

Section 1

Section II

Section III


Hope this helped!!


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