Material Synthesis Research


#1

This video shows a new kind of material workflow with a lot of potential. Instead of waiting for Cycles after each material modification, it suggests materials and directly shows how those are going to look when rendered.

There is a lot of exciting research going. But this is one of the works which could have a significant practical impact.


(kabu) #2

Hello there, have you tried setting this up?
I’m trying but the steps are not very clear…
In the release there’s a blend file, I opened it and launched the script… it starts rendering…
What then? How to use the neural network files?
The paper are high level, didn’t found a clear how to…


#3

I didn’t take the time yet to try it out. You may try to get in touch with the author directly. He seems to frequently respond to questions on YouTube and Twitter.


#4

There is a follow up video which is more intuitive to understand.