HDR Light Studio for VRED

Create the perfect HDRI environment in minutes with HDR Light Studio. Lighting shots is now fast, precise and easy. Simply click on the model in VRED to position lights on a live HDRI map.

"In the past, a HDRI was a closed format for us. We had to use it 'as it was'. With HDR Light Studio, these files are open and fully accessible - it's like painting with light! This tool gives us total creative freedom."

Tom Nowak

How does HDR Light Studio work with VRED?

How does HDR Light Studio work with VRED?

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

• Start HDR Light Studio from the VRED environment
• Load an existing HDRI map to edit, or start with a blank canvas
• Add a new lights in HDR Light Studio
• Click on the 3D model in VRED to position lights
• To finish, HDR Light Studio generates a high-res HDRI map for the VRED environment
• The VRED scene is now ready for final rendering

Key Features

VRED has integrated HDR Light Studio support

VRED has integrated HDR Light Studio support

Light your shots using HDR Light Studio's interactive HDRI map

Light your shots using HDR Light Studio's interactive HDRI map

Click on the 3D model in VRED to position lights on the HDRI map

Click on the 3D model in VRED to position lights on the HDRI map

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

The HDR Light Studio lighting project is stored in the VRED scene

The HDR Light Studio lighting project is stored in the VRED scene

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

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

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:
o VRED 2014, 2015, 2016 (Windows only)
o VRED 2017, 2018 (Windows and OSX)