Blender Tutorial – Glossy Polished Text

This Video is a Blender tutorial that shows how to make glossy polished text. The lighting and camera setups are also shown.

Video Info

  • Video published on YouTube Oct 21, 2013
  • Blender version used is 2.68a

Using a Newer Version of Blender?

There have been changes to Blender since this video tutorial was made. Fortunately, as of Blender version 2.78a, the changes that affect the video are minor. The relevant changes are listed below.

  • At 1:34 – After pressing Shift D, Right Click instead of pressing 0 and Enter.
  • At 3:42 – Remove the check mark that’s next to Multiple Importance.

    Multiple Importance Location
    Multiple Importance Location
  • At 8:56 – Set the Clamp Indirect value for the Clamp setting.

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