Bake Point Node
May22

Bake Point Node

Mari Bake point nodes in The Foundry Mari 3.3 is a powerful way of optimizing your node graph. In this Mari in 5 tutorial we look at the way I use the bake point and how we can nest bake point nodes, bake them in turn downstream of the connected nodes. We also look at how we can export baked result out from a bake point node.   If you want to export the result from a bake point node into exr you can use this string in the export...

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Introduction to Mari | Mari preferences
May15

Introduction to Mari | Mari preferences

Introduction to Mari 3 preferences and tweaking GPU tutorial In this episode we take a look at some of the setting I tweak when setting up a new Mari system. feel free to comment and request what you would like to see in upcoming episodes happy Painting TMC Software in this episode Software in this episode Foundry Mari 3.3 Autodesk Maya 2017 Pixar Renderman Camtasia 9 Davinci Resolve Gear in this episode Gear in this episode Canon...

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Mari in 5 | Mari Shelf Library
May08

Mari in 5 | Mari Shelf Library

Welcome to this new series from the Mari Channel where I will make short Mari related tutorials tips and tricks all within under 5 minutes. In the first episode I show you how I set up my texture library with textures I always want to be available at startup  in Mari. feel free to leave comments below for future episodes, What do you want to have covered? happy Painting

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Introduction to Mari 3 | Filter tutorial
May01

Introduction to Mari 3 | Filter tutorial

In this introduction to Mari 3 series we now look at how we can filter images and layers inside Mari 3. Being able to use a non destructive way of applying filters in the node graph is important and I show the way I handle this in the absence of a filter node in Mari.    

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The Mari radio node system
Apr24

The Mari radio node system

Tales From Beyond | Mari Radio Node System Ever since the early days we have transmitted radio waves out into deep space. One day green aliens with intelligence will pick up the remnants of our civilisation. By the time this happens mankind will most certainly be extinct. How will this tie into texturing in Mari you might ask? We are in dire need of a sophisticated sharing workflow when texturing and using the node graph in Mari. This...

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Mari 3 | Projectors tab | Camera projection | Turntables
Apr10

Mari 3 | Projectors tab | Camera projection | Turntables

Mari Projectors tab | Camera projection and turntable in Mari 3 In this introduction to Mari 3 course we now look at the projectors tab when we produce text and design in Photoshop and bring it into Mari using the projectors tab and the unproject tool. We also look at basic camera projection techniques using Maya and Mari. We finish of by using the turntable tool found inside Mari projectors tab. Happy painting,

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