If you need manual resolution please select Model-Inherited. It means that you will have to set up desired rendering resolution in your main XML Scene file and . M aterials are a very im portant part of a rendered im age and can m ak e th e difference betw een a ph oto realistic look ing im age and an artificial look ing one. Hi two weeks ago I read somewhere here about that there is a manual in the works which deals with how to set up materials like SSS etc in KT.

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Lightspeed modeling of smart building materials. I tried using the earlier version of her design and it seems to be able to export with no problem compared to the newer version that has more details and objects. I really liked reading it. Note that each time you add any map such as color, texture, etc.

Kerkythea Rendering System

Its really a great tutorial but can u provide us with the sketchup file you are using for a better results comparing and to know exactly where i have gone wrong. If your emitter material has a complicated geometry, render time will become very enormous. Double click on a material and anything that is covered with that in the scene is selected. Maybe in the future you will be so impressed by KT that it will encourage you to learn KT deeper. I made my model and installed Kerkythea plugin without any problem.

Can anyone please help me with this? I have it installed, but cannot locate the icon to open the program. Using a map that masks some part of the material can make it easier to create this kind of effect. At this stage you could just click render, but a few short minutes work will greatly imrove the image! Increase it and see the result. Check out this great new learning resource and their other tutorials. Gratitude to Majid and probable answer to Keea Hi Majid, thank you for your tutorial — it is fantastic for someone like me, starting from the scratch as it has all the answers to the the problems I had while trying to get KT up.


I then did the same for the glass table top, but selected an exciting frosted glass texture from a different library. There are a few points that I need to mention first before you start to learn KT using this tutorial. Hi, I have a big problem exporting from Sketchup to Kerkythea.

This tutorial takes you through the basics assuming that you can already use SketchUp to some degreewhich should be enough for you to try out a few things of your own. Alternatively, you can click on parts of the model, and the corresponding material will be selected in the kerkythhea.

Then I added some more textures in Sketchup. Just started playing around with KT and love it! On other 3d software it may vary somewhat. Nick is a third year Architect at the University of Bath, with a strong interest in graphic design and art. I am using sketchup to create the model. I look forward to more!

First of all, because this is an easy-to-use and simplified tutorial and also an architect-oriented guide, I have ignored some intricate technical material tips. Profile Builder 2 takes parametric kerkytyea to the next level. Most materials we see reflect the light that hits them.

Architectural Rendering with SketchUp and Kerkythea

I exported the model to Kerkythea and did my first tests with the render. Just ask at the Forum if you have any problems. Now we are going to learn about the materials, adjusting them mankal and then we can start our architectural rendering job. SketchUp to Layout Essential guide for architects, builders and designers who already know the basics of SketchUp. Note that your IOR index of refraction is normally more than 1.


Now what do these names mean? Obviously first you need manua download and install the latest version of Kerkythea from their website here. Could someone help me simply install Kerkythea. Nath sorry, I do not speak English I did a Google translation. To see the render result, at the left of the green runner, there is a tiny landscape icon. I would really appreciate. Greater number end up as a clear reflect. Hello Majid, Wonderful tutorial!

You may take a look at SCF forum here: The sketchup model that a staff of mine is taking too long to be exported to the kerkythea and she is blaming the software. I hope kanual enjoy it and find it useful. Instant 3D city builder! Manuall order to get decent shadows through the windows, we ideally want a thin glass material. I have done another follow-up tutorial called Kerkythea — take a deeper look at materials.

Hi Juan The latest release of Kerky echo has the facility to paint your trees as instances make groups,scale them, rotate etc. Essential guide for architects, builders and designers who already know the basics of SketchUp.


Double-Cut Make your windows and door components automatically cut through double-sided walls! We want to export whole model so make sure you have nothing selected. Kerkytnea SketchUp to Layout for Architecture! I look forward to using it, if I can open this program.

Please help me, I tryed to change the views, the name of the file…but this always happens. Also, there is a little mwnual fact about KT that by knowing and using some simple material, light, render settings with a few simple tips, you will almost certainly start creating great photo-realistic renders.