Weekend Rendering with Element 3D!

Just having some fun with that rooftop texture!  If you are in to rooftops, check out our free model pack and tutorial!

Drift! #element3d

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For the reflection, I used the mirror reflection features to give it that classic car commercial glaze!  The recent tutorial covers this technique in detail so please check it out!

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