Tagged '3D Studio Max 2008' http://www.scriptspot.com/3ds-max/scripts/tags/3d-studio-max-2008 en Lele's Vray Tools http://www.scriptspot.com/3ds-max/scripts/leles-vray-tools <p><span style="font-size: xx-small; font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif;">A set of tools to aid in the daily VRay work.<br /><br />Updated to install with Max 2014.</span><br />WARNING: there is NO guarantee than any of the tools will work as intended, that they won't break your scenes in dramatic fashion, or skin your cat while you aren't looking.<br />This update comes purely because i needed the Physcam Autofocus for a personal test, and noticed they didn't install or run.<br />Having lost the source code for the encrypted parts, all i could do was to patch fix the (very ugly, with hindsight) installer and individual script launchers.<br />At least the autofocus routines still work in vray 3.0.<br />Feel free to let me know of issues, but also know that without a complete rewrite (quite unlikely), the fixes won't be forthcoming.<br /><br /></p><p><span style="font-size: xx-small; font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif;">Updated for VRay 1.5 SP2.</span></p><p>The installer from V. 1.4ss - SP2 onward now has an option to automatically add the scripts to a ctrl+shift+alt quadmenu.<br /> Notice it should append the scripts to whatever is already in the quadmenu (nothing, by default).<br /> Please report any odd behavior, or undesired effect: it's a first attempt at the code, and may contain issues.</p><p><span style="font-size: xx-small; font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif;"><span style="text-decoration: underline;">Anything to Physcam </span><span style="text-decoration: underline;">v.1.4</span>: converts max standard cameras and viewports to VRay Physical Cameras,<span style="text-decoration: underline;"> along with FoV animation</span>.V.1.4 corrects a bug with camera views conversion, copies across clipping planes' ranges , and allows for individual camera naming at creation, rather than later by hand.</span></p><p><span style="font-size: xx-small; font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif;"><span style="text-decoration: underline;">Matrix-Weighted Exposimeter V. 1.21</span> : very similar in principle to that of dSLR, it allows for different weighting of each slice/square in which the image is divided, as well as allowing a different range of pixel brightnesses to be chosen for the exposure (akin to real world lens filters).</span><span style="font-size: xx-small; font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif;"><br /> Entirely customisable for behaviour.Now with auto-white balance and preset manager!</span> <br /> <span style="font-size: xx-small; font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif;"> From V. 1.16 it supports exposure / White Balance animation through the script.</span><br /> <span style="font-size: xx-small; font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif;">Please note this is not meant to be a frame by frame tool: doing so will result in flickering (like for standard dSLRs) and will likey lead to max crashes due to maxscript memory heap overload.<br /> Keep previews small, Nth frame at around 1 second, and go in and refine by hand activating "Auto Key" from the max interface and exposing the problematic areas.</span><br /> <span style="font-size: xx-small; font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif;"> The Sample Rate calculator, new with 1.19, is an early attempt at DMC AA optimisation.<br /> It will render a sample pass with whatever DMC AA (ONLY!) settings you have, analise the sample rate, and guestimate a new threshold value (AA noise threshold only) so that the BIAS setting may be met (+- 2.5%).<br /> The BIAS indicates the pixel brightness average in the sample pass (where ~0 is min sampling, and ~1 is max sampling).<br /> </span><em><strong><span style="font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif;">V.1.21 fixes the inconsistencies in vray versions when using QMC (now brute force) as a method for exposure GI. </span></strong></em></p><p><span style="font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif;"></span></p><p><a href="http://www.scriptspot.com/3ds-max/scripts/leles-vray-tools" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.scriptspot.com/3ds-max/scripts/leles-vray-tools#comments Scripts 3D Studio Max 2008 3D Studio Max 8 3D Studio Max 9 64 bit Physical Camera VRay 1.5 SP1 SP2 Sun, 28 Jan 2007 18:38:36 +0000 Lele 3714 at http://www.scriptspot.com