Simple Kitchen Model

Simple Kitchen Design Sketchup Vray Ravenors Blog

There's something about simple kitchens; they're very realistic and very inexpensive to actually create in real life. Final Render without Post Processing This is a model of a kitchen designed for a low budget renovation project by Ravenor's Design Solutions. The house belongs to a bachelor who has his daughters visit every other weekend. Sketchup … Continue reading Simple Kitchen Model

Easy Steps to Create your own Transparent Materials (Sketchup + VRay)

A Complete Step by Step Guide for Creating Stunning and Realistic Effects for Glass, Crystal, Plastic, Water, Double Sided Materials, Foggy Glass + More!

How to fix the HDRI/Sun Problem

Fix that pesky problem you get when you use an HDRI, and have Sun and Shadows again!

Rendering an Exterior without rendering! (Part 2)

Part two of making an easy presentation-worthy image of your model.
A few minutes of your time and you'll be good to go!

Rendering an Exterior without rendering!

Whip up an eye catching preview of your Exterior in just a few steps. No render engine required.

Fixing the “Black Background” issue when using Enviroment Background

  If you're looking to fix the Shadow/Sun problem caused by the HDRI, go HERE. Hello Designers! Due to a lot of questions arising on "Black Backgrounds" or "Black Screens" issues that encounters a lot of my readers I've decided to give it its own post that will be updated regularly with different fixes to … Continue reading Fixing the “Black Background” issue when using Enviroment Background

Kid’s Bedroom

As a first post after this lengthy breakĀ  I decided a bit of fun is needed; hence the kid's bedroom! It's a bit more of a boys' bedroom, but who am I to start saying what is boyish and what is girly bla bla bla.. (It is a boys' bedroom tho) For this project I … Continue reading Kid’s Bedroom

How to add Environment Backgrounds (VRay+Sketchup)

Hey guys, While going around finding something new to learn that could spice up my renders, I found this really easy way to add backgrounds to your models without using a Dome Light/HDRI (I mentioned that method in a previous tutorial). To get to it you'll need, either a HDRI or a HD image with … Continue reading How to add Environment Backgrounds (VRay+Sketchup)

Master The Art Of VRay 2.0 Lighting With These 6 Tips

Get to know the 6 Types of VRay lights; how they will look after rendering and how to use them + tweak them in the beat way for an amazingly realistic result.