The technically savvy among you may thing this is a pointless question. After all, 3D rendered imagery is all around us these days in print, television and movies. But often when showing people my work I get asked the same question – just how is it done?
As photorealism is the goal, some people have differentiating between what is rendered, and what is enhanced photography. So for anyone curious about how these images are made, here’s a quick layman’s guide to 3D rendering.