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CAD Fundamentals for Architecture by Elys John

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TUTORIAL 3 RENDERING

This simple render exercise will introduce the fundamental methods for the creation of a polished interior perspective. A similar approach can also be used for exterior architectural perspectives: external renders tends to be easier to work with than interior.

When dealing with still imagery it is best to set up the camera/perspective view and develop the lighting, materials and context within this view environment. You will of course want a more holistic approach to the lighting model and context if you are intending to animate or take multiple perspectives from the CAD model.

Remember that when you are happy with the composition to increase the resolution to a desirable level and also if needed increase the render quality. ...

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