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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:

http://www.pixelcg.com/blog/?p=511

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

 

AJ Guide

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

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CFRZDRFOoNc

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=himtp3fmxCE

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yFQ9ofo2Jz4

Section II

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aS5xu8HGjws

Section III

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wc4F-OL4y3w

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1_gjEs9aVtQ

 

Hope this helped!!

 

AJ Guide

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