HDR Light Studio for MODO

Light MODO scenes faster with HDR Light Studio. Unleash your creativity and raise image quality to the next level.

"Using HDR Light Studio in combination with the real-time preview of MODO, enables me to work truly effectively. Lighting is the most critical component of achieving an attractive, realistic product image and HDR Light Studio is an essential tool in helping me do this creatively and efficiently."

Kaoru Toyoguchi

How does HDR Light Studio work with MODO?

How does HDR Light Studio work with MODO?

The model has materials assigned, the camera view is setup, you are now ready to light…

1. Start HDR Light Studio from the MODO plug-in
2. Export the MODO scene into HDR Light Studio’s live 3D view
3. Paint your shot with lights in HDR Light Studio (Lights are automatically created in MODO as you light)
4. (Optional) Start interactive rendering in MODO and see the results as you light
5. To finish, HDR Light Studio generates high-res HDRI images for your lights
6. The completed MODO scene is now ready for rendering locally, or on a farm

Key Features

Our MODO plug-in creates a live link with HDR Light Studio

Our MODO plug-in creates a live link with HDR Light Studio

Export your scene into HDR Light Studio's live Render View

Export your scene into HDR Light Studio's live Render View

Click and drag on the Render View to position lights with live feedback

Click and drag on the Render View to position lights with live feedback

Create and edit HDRI maps in real-time

Create and edit HDRI maps in real-time

Create and position 3D HDRI Area Lights/Emitters in real-time

Create and position 3D HDRI Area Lights/Emitters in real-time

Light Types: Procedural, image based and procedural sky

Light Types: Procedural, image based and procedural sky

Includes a large library of HDRI light source captures

Includes a large library of HDRI light source captures

Lighting in MODO is kept in sync with HDR Light Studio as you work

Lighting in MODO is kept in sync with HDR Light Studio as you work

The HDR Light Studio lighting project is stored in the Cinema 4D scene

The HDR Light Studio lighting project is stored in the Cinema 4D scene

HDR Light Studio uses OpenColorIO Color Management

HDR Light Studio uses OpenColorIO Color Management

HDR Light Studio can be used Standalone: Loads Alembic and Collada scenes

HDR Light Studio can be used Standalone: Loads Alembic and Collada scenes

Ideal lighting solution for Physically Based Rendering - Photoreal Results

Ideal lighting solution for Physically Based Rendering - Photoreal Results

Requirements

Software delivery via internet download
Internet connection required for license activation
HDR Light Studio software requires approx. 200MB disc space
Preset light content requires approx. 6.2GB disc space
CPU based, no special graphics card required
Compatible with Windows, MacOS and Linux
Compatible with MODO 11, 10, 902, 901, 801

HDR Light Studio for MODO is compatible with these renderers:
MODO, Octane and V-Ray


Please note: MODO 10.2 on Linux is not currently supported.