Pool Deck (Week 4)
From the second BlenderGuru Architecture Academy, PLEASE VIEW LARGE
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Comments and critique are very welcome.
17:15 hours to render @ 1,600 Samples, CPU
Cycles may not be the fastest render engine, but it does a pretty nice job.
[It is apparently unbiased too, there are many settings to speed things up,
Check out the nice bounce lighting at the base of the potted plants.
Also I think the lighting on the left of the garden umbrella is quite nice.
[The 'bloom' on the pool lights and shrubbery was added in post.]