Procedural Bumpmapping

 

In the Procedural Bumpmapping project you'll learn how to create
the procedural bumpmap for the case of this futuristic credit card.

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Learn how to turn this objects flat dull material into this clear plastic case material.




The ability to zoom in without pixelating your bumpmap
is one of the greatest benefits of procedural bumpmapping

 

Some of the steps shown in this example:

What type of a procedural texture was used to create this bumpmap.
How to connect the procedural bumpmap to your object without having it conflict with the objects transparency.
How to increase/decrease the bumpmapping effect.
and more....

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