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Images created by our members,
using the 5SRW Method with V-Ray for SketchUp:

5SRW Method, using V-Ray for SketchUp

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Apply Photography to Render, using V-RAY for SketchUp, in 5 Steps
Learn the 5SRW method to use V-Ray in a photographic way,
from the lighting to the post production


  • Video – 15′ in average (easy to follow, straight to the point)
  • Bullet points to resume the video lesson
  • 3D Scenes to download and practice (with settings and materials)
  • Languages: English / Spanish / Italian / Chinese

SOFTWARE VERSIONS: V-Ray for SketchUp 3.4 / SketchUp 2015 (min.)
CONTACT: support@learnvray.com

Esteban Arce Villareal & Ciro SanninoInstructor: Esteban Arce Villareal, 5SRW & SketchUp Specialist
Designed by Ciro Sannino, 5SRW Founder & V-Ray Mentor Certified



Lesson#Title    Duration
01Introduction to V-Ray for SketchUpEnglishEspañolItalianoChinese10’32”
08Start creating V-Ray MaterialsEnglishEspañolItalianoChinese13’42”
22How to create an interior light hiearchy mixing IES and VRayLightsEnglishEspañolItalianoChinese18′ 42”

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Photography applied to V-Ray for SketchUp

01Introduction to V-Ray for SketchUp10’32”
02Render setup – Two ways10’11”
03V-Ray Sun and V-Ray Physical Camera11’51”
04How V-Ray Light works17’06”
05Create a studio light hierarchy11’36”
06Fix overexposurers with V-Ray Frame Buffer4’34”
07How V-Ray IES works05’03”
08Start creating V-Ray Materials13’42”
09How to light with HDRls07’56”
10Understand Color Mapping04’35”
11First Light Balance and exposure settings11’01”
12Shiny and opaque reflections / Fresnel concept12’10”
13How to master DOF – Depht of field07’55”
14Photoshop techniques for vintage effects05’09”
15Place objetcs randomly with RayFire (in production for SketchUp)03’53”
16Use HDRI to create nice reflections on small objects07’51”
17Photoshop filters to create amazing bump maps05’11”
18SpotLights and VRaylights for complex light balance15′ 24″
19How to create/model a photorealistic floor05’21”
20Create materials for Carpets and Curtains06’17”
21The ‘Sandwich’ technique to control overexposures in Photoshop04′ 27”
22How to create an interior light hiearchy mixing IES and VRayLights18′ 42”
23VRayLight material, Wood and Pool material22′ 04”
24How to composite using two layers of Ambient Occlusion, with flare effects03′ 45”
25Create a light balance for exterios, using V-Ray Real Time (RT)15′ 19”
26Handle Fresnel IOR to create photorealistic glass / exteriors24′ 06”
27Use the Render Elements VRayLightSelect / VRayExtratex (sky replacement)17′ 20”
28Realistic natural light17′ 14”
29Traslucency: VRay2Sided Materials and VRay SSS219′ 04”
30Have the full control of DOF with f number parameter6′ 56”
31Use VRay Reflections, night effect13′ 10”
32Photographic composition and night balance (exterior)18′ 20”
33How to use VRaycompTex to improve texture details17′ 54”
34VRayFur to easily create amazing grass11′ 03”
35IBL, how to use HDRI maps with a VRay Dome20′ 23”
36Unwrap modifier to map different surfaces16′ 43”
37Fad, Proglow and Vignetting techniques with Photoshop12′ 02”
38Studio lighting setup for lowkey scenes18′ 59”
39Complex materials using reflection/Glossy maps18′ 23”
40How to use VRayLens controls to create Bloom & Glare12′ 34”
41DNA – Lights and spaces for lighting schemes5′ 00”
42Daylight Loft, VRayportal for natural light / Lighting SchemeScene
43Natural and bright light in Bonilla Lighting / Lighting SchemeScene
44Exterior, Winter Villa / Lighting SchemeScene
46Use VRayLens to get the magic into ‘Magic Room’ / Lighting SchemeScene
47VRayDome + VRaySKy create the magic ‘Lake House’ / Lighting SchemeScene
48VRaySun + Portal + IES + VRayLight in Black&White interior / Lighting SchemeScene
49VraySphere Light and IES in Art Room / Lighting SchemeScene
50Use VRaySun multiplier for Caravaggio Style / Lighting SchemeScene

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Screenshots / from the Lessons

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