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NextPreviousHomeHow to apply the new interiormap effect to a text layer



michiel | 10 months ago | 31 comments | 13 likes | 833 views

LostBoyz, komies, Kanon and 10 others like this!

The City Lights pack applies the new interiormap effect to 3D models of skyscrapers:
www.outerspace-software.com...

However effects can be applied to all layer types. Here's how to apply the effect to a text layer:
1) Choose FILE > NEW SHOW
2) Choose MEDIA > CHANGE EFFECT...
3) Select the Special\Interiormap effect
4) Select an interiormap texture in the 1st texture slot. This example uses the texture from www.artstation.com...
5) Click OK
6) Set the FX INTERIORS IN TEXTURE property. When using the texture in this example, set it to (4, 4)

That's it!

To finetune the result:
-play around with the FX ROOM SIZE property. This example uses a value of 0.1
-add a border to the text: choose LAYER > ATTACH LAYER > ATTACH BORDER TO ACTIVE LAYER... and select the BevelWhite preset
-set the FX LIGHTING FACTOR property to (0, 0.5, 0)
-set the FX COLOUR EXTERIOR property to (255, 255, 255)
-add a mirror: choose LAYER > ADD LAYER > ADD MIRROR LAYER
-...

Have fun experimenting!


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GREAT!!!! and we could really believe that this texture was created for. Would be interesting to find other textures like these

vincent, 10 months ago




And this is how the interiormap effect looks like applied to a picture layer using the DONUT style (1st dropdown below the textbox)

michiel, 10 months ago


Great again!! Maybe in the future we will all live in donuts. i tried on some 3D sketch, would it be possible in future to have the possibility to rotate texture (90°). thank you.

vincent, 10 months ago


Have you already tried rotating the interiormap texture in your paint app?

michiel, 10 months ago


Sci-fi room

LostBoyz, 10 months ago


:)

LostBoyz, 10 months ago


Nice textures of corridors, Lostboyz

Did you make them or find them? Either way great example and great execution.

komies, 10 months ago


Thank you komies , the passageways were not made by me.

LostBoyz, 10 months ago


Michiel, a i supected rotate in paint app doesn't work. BT doesn't know that pic have been rotated so it considers left col of the matrix as front what is wrong now. (NB: i am speaking abut the mode Fx interiors in texture with cursor 2 set to 0)

LB, Scifi cells is a very good idea.

vincent, 10 months ago


Great. I also used the text later and tried a rotated interiormap but didn't get it working. Nice interiormap Michiel and LB!

Filip, 10 months ago




My first try with the model repeat property

Jeep35, 10 months ago




Second try

Jeep35, 10 months ago


Cool Jeep35 :)
Horror room

LostBoyz, 10 months ago


:)

LostBoyz, 10 months ago


Again, great textures. LostBoyz

komies, 10 months ago


yes!

vincent, 10 months ago


When i downloaded this example the texture didn't come with the ZIP file but it still works. Where is the texture?

lightads, 10 months ago


It is linked. Press F8 on layer 3 and look at Texture1 : https://..............

vincent, 10 months ago


Devil girls

LostBoyz, 10 months ago


Textures ,

LostBoyz, 10 months ago


Nice, Thanks LostBoyz

komies, 10 months ago


Thanks LB for this Pink Interior.

vincent, 10 months ago


You re welcome :)
Experiment :)

LostBoyz, 10 months ago


Nice experiment, LostBoyz

Made with filmstrip?
I did it with multiple rooms but it jumps.

komies, 10 months ago


Thx komies :)
I made Gif animator .

LostBoyz, 10 months ago


Hi LB, is the shadow created in the GIF ?

vincent, 10 months ago


Hi vincent !I made shadow blufftitler export alpha c. and ulead gif import video and converted gif file.

LostBoyz, 10 months ago


Ghost room :)

Room size : 1
FX Interiors pattem: 0,0,3
FX room depth, wall dept.. : 1,01,0.7172

LostBoyz, 10 months ago


Great idea to use a video as the interiormap!

3 remarks:
-the thin black line crossing the ghost is caused by transparent pixels at the bottom and right side of the interiormap texture.
-instead of animated GIF you can use any other video format. AVI supports an 8 bits alpha channel and does not require 3rd party codecs.
-a colourmap layer can also be used to animate the interiormap

michiel, 10 months ago


That's what I thought, the shadow is part of the gif, I had tried to generate the shadow with the light layer in interior map and I could not. Thanks LB.

vincent, 10 months ago


Wow, the interiormap effect is so powerful.
All your tests looks fantastic.

Ulli, 10 months ago


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