Germany - What has so far been the exclusive domain of commercial
photographers has now moved within reach of users of 3D programs,
reveals a Dosch Design representative. With the assistance of the
brand-new Dosch HDRI: Outdoor Lighting, realistic outdoor lighting
scenes can be created without requiring elaborate and expensive photo
shoots. All scenes were created by professional photographers for the
use of virtual human models and characters, and they permit realistic
Users can choose from 33 standardized photo setups with various degrees
of sunlight, reflector use, and other lighting-impacting effects such
as diffusor, black cloth, and more. The images were captured with High
Dynamic Range technology and feature varying illumination from all
possible camera angles, providing the user with an array of options.
Used lighting variations include: strength and color of impacting
direct light, gold and/or silver reflector, diffusor, black/white
cloth, as well as differing real-light conditions (sun, haze, clouds,
twilight). This results in a broad spectrum of effects, offering the
user an amazing diversity of lighting options.
Each of the 33
scenes can be rotated 360 degrees, and combined with other parameter
settings -- translating into thousands of lighting options from just
The product is now available for $149.