Tutorial: Create a glass

Parts: - Intro - 1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - Conclusion
This tutorial was originally written in French, by Olivier Saraja. You can check the original and others.

Create a glass

Frequently relatively simple scenes including transparent objects, such as glasses and bottles, which we learn to model early on, can be used to test the solidity of the rendering engine. Indeed, it is easy to judge the renderer's speed, but also it's quality: the beauty of the reflections, the realism of the refractions, and the effectiveness of caustics. Those are just a couple of the most important qualities of a good renderer. And, considering the results, POV-Ray is among the best...

First step


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