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OnlineRender
01-02-2019, 05:48 AM
New year, new thread ...

2018 Thread : https://forums.newtek.com/showthread.php?157443-LightWiki-LightWave3D-Unofficial-Support-Group-Midweek-Highlights&highlight=midweek

➡ MIDWEEK HIGHLIGHTS
➡ WEEK 1 of 52
➡ Date: 02/01/2019

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📢 NEWS | INFORMATION
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Kray 3.0 Released https://www.kraytracing.com/category/all/new-releases/

The first OctaneRender™ 2018.1 for LightWave™ plugin beta build has been released.
https://www.facebook.com/386895101408782/photos/a.391393457625613/1867139720050972/?type=3

ODRoot 3.04 - Patreon and Download
https://www.patreon.com/odroot

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📌USERS NEEDING HELP / Unanswered / SOLUTIONS
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Does anyone have a definitive node for setting up Substance Painter maps in Lightwave 2018?
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1716718495100809/

Anyone using Brekel or any other mocap system with lightwave?
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1715904185182240/

Anyone know how to tell Particles Align to Path to keep pointing in the same direction rather that resetting after x amount of time?
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1713761028729889/

As a LW user for over 25 years, I'm embarrassed to ask this...
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1710697575702901/

How to paint in graphEditor morphs-channels in different colors?
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1713495192089806/

In layout using object replacement, is it possible to change the surface texture or do I need to update texture in each file sequence?
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1713883462050979/

Trying to make an explosion in BULLET, animating the explosion force (against a wall) but even super tiny values (0.0001) over 2-3 frames blows everything away forever.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1714103262028999/

Trying to get going with TFD/Octane but really struggling with where to start with it. Cant get anything showing up in IPR.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1713361935436465/

Hello again! Does anyone know if there is a way to grab a bezier handle in the graph editor and drag in only a horizontal direction?
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1713065742132751/

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💾 PLUGIN OF THE WEEK
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Weight Extend: Ken Nign

Extends the current selection, weighting each segment proportional to the number of extensions.

https://www.lightwave3d.com/assets/plugins/entry/weight-extend/


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📂 DOWNLOADS
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https://lightwaver.pro/3dm/haier-es55h-c1r-water-heater/
Haier ES55H-C1(R) Water Heater

https://lightwaver.pro/3dm/book-collections-vol-01-02/
Book Collections – vol. 01-02

Philips Electric Kettles
https://lightwaver.pro/3dm/philips-electric-kettles/
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🎥 TUTORIALS | MEDIA
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TrueArt LightWave 3D Bake Scene 1 Full HD video tutorial
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BGtMH6aMDz0

Lightwave 3D Xmas Bauble
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PZT46BqLn2g

Lightwave plugin - Slide Weights
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1CHKBrw0wTc

Lightwave test - Drill
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2EUpUilSePs

Lightwave plugin - Px_Spray
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pkbn6OjVmLI

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🔌 COMMERCIAL / PLUGIN / SCRIPTS
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db&w Tools on Patreon
https://www.patreon.com/dbw


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⭐ TOP BANNER OF THE WEEK
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Artur Zgódka 2018 -
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10216381332398872&set=gm.1690539164385409&type=3&theater

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🖌 Honorable Mentions and Awesome Artwork
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Mark Warner
Fake layered Boolean. Slightly trickier to do than I was expecting
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1715741768531815/

Testing the pretend boolean clipping technique mentioned a few times recently on instances.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1699596563479669/

Carlo Jongen
Workflow: Lightwave, Octane, OD Tools, Substance Painter, Affinity, Fusion & Resolve
https://vimeo.com/308914696

Robbie Mueller
i posted this scifi city instance set before, but that was LW11.6
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1713144375458221/

Steve Clarke
Well this has been a very interesting year
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1713216385451020/

Tim Parsons
I am simply calling this one "Stairs". Native LW2018 render engine.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1709643262474999/

Raphael Tobar
This year was a surprisingly creative and innovative one for me
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1711909965581662/

Max Zeta
Comparison Environment Linear HDR vs gamma 2.2 HDR.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1709362505836408/

Alex Kotelnikov
I was so hurrying up especially for you, my friends and colleagues.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1699745423464783/
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☕ EVENTS / LIVE / BROADCASTS
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LightWiki Hangout 10:30pm (UK) Friday

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📝 NEWTEK FORUM POSTS
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Surface Displacement vs Displacement Map
https://forums.newtek.com/showthread.php?158828-Surface-Displacement-vs-Displacement-Map

Denis has updated most of his plug-ins for 2018!!!!
https://forums.newtek.com/showthread.php?158546-Denis-has-updated-most-of-his-plug-ins-for-2018!!!!

Rendering Tutorials for 2018... RELEASED!
https://forums.newtek.com/showthread.php?158647-Rendering-Tutorials-for-2018-RELEASED!
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🐦 TWITTER #LIGHTWAVE3D MEDIA
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@GrahamTG
A Dalek in it's prime. #Lightwave3d #Dalek
https://twitter.com/GrahamTG/status/1080208148315734017

@LookingMercury
28 Dec 2018
Thanks to My two favorites 3D softwares of 2018 @lightwave3d and @RealFlowLabs , This Test using Both 😀#VFX #Lightwave3d #realflow
https://twitter.com/LookingMercury/status/1078791187132223491

@DavidAguero3D
26 Dec 2018
a small clip I made with some old asset in the new #Lightwave3d render engine, ship textures with #substancepainter
https://twitter.com/DavidAguero3D/status/1078158843119579136

OnlineRender
01-09-2019, 10:31 AM
➡ MIDWEEK HIGHLIGHTS
➡ WEEK 2 of 52
➡ Date: 09/01/2019

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LightWiki users Ski Holiday is now officially booked for 13th Feb - 17th in Italy, Sauze d'Oulx , more than welcome to join and watch one fall flat on thee arse...

I believe there is speak of a meeting happening in Amsterdam very soon.

Hangouts are now full on Friday nights *10, so if you want in, be early...doors open at 10:30pm UK

Very little in terms of News, most users are now back to work and facing the new year hangover.

congrats to the Animators and Vfx teams on Spiderman into the spider verse

common theme this week is , where is 2019 ?

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📌USERS NEEDING HELP / Unanswered / SOLUTIONS
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the 'inverse occlusion' trick, for getting a good base map for SSS.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1719992391440086/

For many years I have been looking for a convenient solution to UV map 'brick arcs'
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1724759340963391/

Could anybody give me some tips or anything as far as UV Maps are concerned?
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1724077801031545/

hello is there a way to import Blender cache particle in Lw
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1719239214848737/

Octane LW users question/ If i add a background image via LW background compositing option
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1724819214290737/

Does anyone have a definitive node for setting up Substance Painter maps in Lightwave 2018?
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1716718495100809/

is there a way to select all the bones in the hierarchy when some are parented to nulls?
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1718746764897982/

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💾 PLUGIN OF THE WEEK
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LScript - Modeler_Jitter
LScript (Modeler) to offsets vertices based on chosen parameters such as noise and Brownian motion.

http://stephenculley.blogspot.com/2012/03/lscript-modelerjitter.html

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2015 All Presets 3Dxyz
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1VuX8f58MqpfulYRPSDQzzG7-k1N8C40R/view

Cool Resource site for 3D Models
https://lightwaver.pro/3d-models/

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Docs:

How to: ✨ FILL GEOMETRY VOLUME WITH RANDOM POINTS ✨https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1724779577628034/

How to LW 2018: using the ‘Ray Type Switch’ node to control exactly how and what is reflected, refracted, or used in radiosity.

https://www.facebook.com/notes/lightwave3d-support-group/how-to-lw-2018-using-the-ray-type-switch-node-to-control-exactly-how-and-what-is/1722540037851988/

Video:

db&w, take the pain out of adding textures to pages. Just a brief overview
https://youtu.be/_CuyO4p__0Q

Basic PBR Rendering in Lightwave 2018 / Flying Saucer - UFO
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zaPr0alkRLU

Intro to Bullet Dynamics / LightWave 2018 / Crashing Ball
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dSPiqpuvCZ4

LightWave plugin - CRA - Continuous Radial Array
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pkkibTl5hpQ

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🔌 COMMERCIAL / PLUGIN / SCRIPTS
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Virtual Sets are live in Glycon now.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1718786521560673/

Vote options added for January
http://odroot.com
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⭐ TOP BANNER OF THE WEEK
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Robbie Mueller

https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10216554863617044&set=gm.1720037968102195&type=3&theater&ifg=1
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🖌 Honorable Mentions and Awesome Artwork
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Robbie Mueller
updating old stuff to LW2018. all PBSDF material. still WIP
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1719547864817872/

Mark Warner
This doesn’t look like much but took loads of R&D
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1719631824809476/
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☕ EVENTS / LIVE / BROADCASTS
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LightWiki Hangout 10:30pm (UK) Friday

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📝 NEWTEK FORUM POSTS
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PBR algorithms as nodes
https://forums.newtek.com/showthread.php?158868-PBR-algorithms-as-nodes

auto detect / fix ngons
https://forums.newtek.com/showthread.php?158867-auto-detect-fix-ngons

Surface Displacement vs Displacement Map
https://forums.newtek.com/showthread.php?158828-Surface-Displacement-vs-Displacement-Map
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🐦 TWITTER #LIGHTWAVE3D MEDIA
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@Lightwave3d
Oliver Hotz with the third in a series for beginning LightWave 3D® scripters - quickly and easily list surface names, and rename surfaces:
https://twitter.com/lightwave3d/status/1082410051384549378

@LWITAcom
Kitty quest and the spirit of the samurai (PC Videogame) First look of Kitty's new PC game, in development.
https://twitter.com/LWITAcom/status/1076054687273705473

@TylerRomanosky
Necron Overlord! #warhammer40k #necron40k #3dmodeling #3drender #3danimation #lightwave3d
https://twitter.com/TylerRomanosky/status/1081317618714398721

OnlineRender
01-16-2019, 12:52 PM
➡ MIDWEEK HIGHLIGHTS
➡ WEEK 3 of 52
➡ Date: 16/01/2019

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📢 NEWS | INFORMATION
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LightWave Memorabilia * collection of classic LW Goodies

https://www.facebook.com/notes/lightwave3d-support-group/lightwave3d-memorabilia/1453788938060434/

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📌USERS NEEDING HELP / Unanswered / SOLUTIONS
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I'm wondering if anyone has ran into this problem. I'm creating mapped textures from Substance Painter into LightWave.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1734600129979312/

Been experimenting with Interpolated GI recently.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1729790067126985/

Alembic item. How do i move it in Layout ?
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1734854633287195/

Any one who know what technique he using from 0:3 i hope i will get the idea on how to modelling head character WITH #LIGHTWAVE
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1734525616653430/

Hello people, is there any way to freeze the instances and have them in the modeler?
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1730151943757464/

Hello Lightwavers
I'm trying to find a way to use one mesh UV coordinate (node editor / layout, DPkit)
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1733464733426185/

Does anyone know a good Tutorial on creating new SCI-FI type laser effects using the new systems,
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1730933650345960/

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💾 PLUGIN OF THE WEEK
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qckPck for LightWave 3D

qckPck has been built for speed.

qckPck 2018 is a navigation system for Lightwave 3D Layout. Its aim is to speed up navigation and common tasks drastically by providing access to often used functionality quickly.

https://www.db-w.com/products/qckpck
Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QWP4XfgDuNY
Commercial
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Free Photogrammetry Props + Ressources 01
https://gumroad.com/l/mopg01

Free RAW 3D scan data from our company.
You can download it from here:
https://www.artstation.com/artwork/dvRRK

Philips Hair Dryer: Object
https://sketchfab.com/models/8a2ffb84162a4af2ba3a6560d10bafce
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Add Additional Viewport
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1735083499930975/

Setting up Weapons FX in Lightwave3D
https://youtu.be/4T3cHcZAAt4

Make A Pillow / Prop With LightWave and SyFlex / Super Easy!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kQYFu-RVJlU

Making Basic Clouds with Volumetric Primitives in LightWave 2018
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9UoEH58nHpw

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🔌 COMMERCIAL / PLUGIN / SCRIPTS
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Howler 2019 build 25
https://forums.newtek.com/showthread.php?158906-Howler-2019-build-25
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⭐ TOP BANNER OF THE WEEK
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Void: None Selected for the week of the 9th

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🖌 Honorable Mentions and Awesome Artwork
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Waldemar Peter
Kray 3,01
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1733494063423252/

Robbie Mueller
new version with a lil' AUDIO. no lights, HDRI environment only.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1729842833788375/

Andrew March
Quick animation test with Chris Kuhn's models, Lightwave and Octane
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1734116493361009/

Ian Thompson
Base Mesh modelled in Lightwave and HR sculpt in 3D-Coat.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1730215567084435/

Mark Warner
Quick pillow with SyCloth..
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1727035727402419/

Mauro Cor
He is YAG KOSHA and was inspired by the incredible character created by Robert E. Howard
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1728638890575436/
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☕ EVENTS / LIVE / BROADCASTS
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LightWiki Hangout 10:30pm (UK) Friday

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📝 NEWTEK FORUM POSTS
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Looking for someone to rig a figure for me (Paid Work)
https://forums.newtek.com/showthread.php?158923-Looking-for-someone-to-rig-a-figure-for-me-(Paid-Work)

Looking for a LW artist
https://forums.newtek.com/showthread.php?158908-Looking-for-a-LW-artist

whats the best way to build a highly detailed airplane model
https://forums.newtek.com/showthread.php?158921-whats-the-best-way-to-build-a-highly-detailed-airplane-model
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🐦 TWITTER #LIGHTWAVE3D MEDIA
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@shim_lll
三女の衣装、たぶんヨシ!
https://twitter.com/shim_lll/status/1085565698464636928

@GrahamTG
Enzmann starship.. model by
https://twitter.com/GrahamTG/status/1084548885513728001

DCG modeling hydraulic excavator production part 5
https://twitter.com/hiroto438/status/1082881801595498497

OnlineRender
01-23-2019, 01:20 PM
➡ MIDWEEK HIGHLIGHTS
➡ WEEK 4 of 52
➡ Date: 23/01/2019

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📢 NEWS | INFORMATION
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So, LightWave 2019 eh! ...
Adobe buys Allegorithmic...

LightWave 2019
Download: https://www.lightwave3d.com/try/
Features: https://www.newtek.com/lightwave/2019/features/
Tutorials: https://www.newtek.com/lightwave/2019/tutorials/

ODTOOLS 2019
With the incredible LW2019 update released, I can now finally release ODTools 2019.

Its available now at:
http://www.origamidigital.com/odtoolsOrder.html?

New Octane Release:
LightWave™ 2019 is here! Download the new OctaneRender™ 2018.1 for LightWave™ plugin beta build just released, that includes the Vectron feature, and of course, the first plugin builds for the new LW2019
https://www.facebook.com/groups/wavewiki/permalink/833874463625753/

DB&W 2019 Supported
#LightWave 3D 2019 has just been released and we're ready.

All of our plugins in the 2018 series are compatible already, qckPck even gets an extra boost due to the search capabilities in menus that LightWave 3D 2019 adds.
https://www.facebook.com/dbw.finest.plugins/posts/10155785726990966

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📌USERS NEEDING HELP / Unanswered / SOLUTIONS
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Is anyone else having an issue with the trial licensing?
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1744284462344212/

I'm having some trouble with NRC renders (Lightwave 2018.0.7)
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1744126949026630/

Trying this again... rendering in octane, moving texture on object sequence replacement, no UV map
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1743385165767475/

Hey guys, I'm having a hard time setting up APS in 11.6.3
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1739010699538255/

Mass edit properties with 2018?
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1738032022969456/

Hello. Does anyone here succeeded in getting the kinect 2 working with Nevron motion?
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1737370823035576/

Adding some turbulence to a path via Motion Options. How can I get the null to rotate to it?
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1737748662997792/
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💾 PLUGIN OF THE WEEK
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LightWave 2019
https://www.lightwave3d.com/try_lightwave/
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📂 DOWNLOADS
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LightWave 2019
https://www.lightwave3d.com/try_lightwave/

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Distributing samples in LightWave3D
https://www.facebook.com/notes/lightwave3d-support-group/distributing-samples-in-lightwave3d/1452968714809123/

LightWave plugin - MG SharpSmooth
https://youtu.be/j18TRURBYKk

3D Celshading in LightWave 3D
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jtabSy9J-eU

Material Components: Volumetric Tools
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wNONvffz1pw

Introduction to OpenVDB Creation Tools
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tTJQyxV80OE

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🔌 COMMERCIAL / PLUGIN / SCRIPTS
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3rd Powers Tools - Paint Weights 1.05 - Update
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1736251889814136/

The latest version of Glycon adds a walk cycle
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1741874602585198/

ODROOT: Keyshot now being added to database +800 tutorials http://odroot.com

Db&w
Our patrons have voted for us to develop a set of logic nodes this month.
These can be used to create "if" "then" "else" type branching in the node editor
https://www.facebook.com/dbw.finest.plugins/posts/10155783295595966
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⭐ TOP BANNER OF THE WEEK
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Normal Service will resume this Friday...

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🖌 Honorable Mentions and Awesome Artwork
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Steve Clarke
Over the last few weeks I've been learning a lot more about Realflow and trying to get faster/better results
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1740981036007888/

Tim Parsons
DP Kit Curvatures Node in use.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1737039983068660/

Ian Thompson
Bit of sculpting and retopo practice
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1742924992480159/

David Morton
Lightwave 2015
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1742455815860410/

Perico de los Palotes
Last VR infoarch project. UR + Max+LW here and there
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1741617902610868/

René Falk Thomasius
BeeBot Render Video:
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1737154339723891/

Mark Warner
Intersting test - Spline, Particle, Wind = Happy Hour!
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1740005032772155/

Gareth Sayers
A quick flu virus test..native
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1738046629634662/
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☕ EVENTS / LIVE / BROADCASTS
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LightWiki Hangout 10:30pm (UK) Friday

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📝 NEWTEK FORUM POSTS
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LightWave 3D® 2019 is Now Available - Official Discussion Thread
https://forums.newtek.com/showthread.php?158990-LightWave-3D%AE-2019-is-Now-Available

Bullet and mdd
https://forums.newtek.com/showthread.php?144842-Bullet-and-mdd

New IKIF+ Rig - How to get it to deform mesh?
https://forums.newtek.com/showthread.php?158999-New-IKIF-Rig-How-to-get-it-to-deform-mesh

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🐦 TWITTER #LIGHTWAVE3D MEDIA
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@theCGchannel
LightWave 2019 is out. The fastest major update in...
https://twitter.com/theCGchannel/status/1088014018516799488

@runnymonkey

New displacement mapped spinning globe of Mars, exaggerated colour, with some fairly predictable music!
https://twitter.com/runnymonkey/status/1087628089344053254

LightWave 3D
Origami Digital's fourth tutorial for beginning LightWave 3D® scripters creates a simple animation take system in Python
https://twitter.com/lightwave3d/status/1086359257539399680

OnlineRender
01-30-2019, 01:17 PM
➡ MIDWEEK HIGHLIGHTS
➡ WEEK 5 of 52
➡ Date: 30/01/2019

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📢 NEWS | INFORMATION
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BLOG POST: https://blog.lightwave3d.com/2019/01/lightwave-3d-2019-is-now-available/

Did you know that Lightwave was used for 22 visual FX shots in a movie nominated for Best Picture and four more Oscars, and won three Golden Globes, including Best Picture?
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1751794778259847/

OD Process Object Sequence To Motion
https://vimeo.com/313950381

New OctaneRender™ 2018.1 for LightWave™ plugin beta build available, including the latest Octane 2018.1 RC3 core
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1750571218382203/


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📌USERS NEEDING HELP / Unanswered / SOLUTIONS
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Quick question for the Unreal users!
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1753341964771795/

OpenVDB and Instancing question.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1753281438111181/

Is it advised to add displacements to openVDB objects?
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1752123631560295/

I have a project where I want to use the AE glow i
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1751814018257923/

Procedural Shader Node in Lightwave 2019
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1745881485517843/
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Hi Guys, I saw on here one of the lightwave users wanted to get rid of that annoying popup that asks you if you want to turn on image viewer when you press F9. Because when you press F10 you usually turn it off.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1753416631430995/



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Hangout Highlights
LOGIC NODES - Db&W Patreon
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1748242531948405/

Hangout Highlights - LightWave3D Interchange and keeping it real..
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1748018941970764/

Hangout Highlights- Popup Menu
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1747870751985583/

LightWiki- Popup Menus and Quickly create a spring
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1750607005045291/

Using an Image for brushes in Metamorphic
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1750521278387197/

Metamorphic - Using Brush Nodes, some shortcuts and Free node setup "see files
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1749970751775583/

Making Fire In LightWave in 2018 / Hypervoxel Method
https://youtu.be/qj5igOy0S5k

Fill a Wine a bottle: Solving a common problem with the help of VDB in Lightwave 2019
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1749437175162274/

LightWave 2019: Scratching the Surface of OpenVDB
https://youtu.be/RdfI3bfByrQ

Metamorphic and VDB * Taking it for a spin
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1746046172168041/

Going from Lightwave to Blender: Nemo- Part 1
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BBHfKQOy30M
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qckPck has just been updated to version 2018.0.1
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1753351421437516/

ODtools 2019
http://www.origamidigital.com/odtoolsOrder.html

OD Realflow .bin importer, coming soon to OD2019
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1748263108613014/

TrueArt Plug-Ins and LightWave 2019
https://forums.newtek.com/showthread.php?159014-TrueArt-Plug-Ins-and-LightWave-2019

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Normal Service will resume this Friday... "again"

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Tim Parsons
My first render with LW2019!
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1751409168298408/

Sven Dännart
Created for the Chateau Chinon Milltower reconstruction
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1750843668354958/

Hans Kleton
This is a project I've started in around 2003 in Lightwave 8
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1749390991833559/

Steven Scott
Quick Dirty test... vdb smoke
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1746826475423344/

René Falk Thomasius
LightWave 2019 > Open VDB Example 04
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1752551558184169/
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LightWiki Hangout 10:30pm (UK) Friday

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Surf to layers.
https://forums.newtek.com/showthread.php?159059-Surf-to-layers

Quick question about key framing in 2019.
https://forums.newtek.com/showthread.php?159021-Quick-question-about-key-framing-in-2019

Displace ploys along normals without bending or smoothing
https://forums.newtek.com/showthread.php?159061-Displace-ploys-along-normals-without-bending-or-smoothing
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@GrahamTG

https://twitter.com/GrahamTG/status/1088923879177928704
Cyclon Pre-raider Concept. Model by "J DeSalle" Rendered in #Lightwave3d

OnlineRender
02-06-2019, 04:00 PM
➡ MIDWEEK HIGHLIGHTS
➡ WEEK 6 of 52
➡ Date: 06/02/2019

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Huge influx of quality artwork, VDB galore and some epic high end tutorials released ...

The first maintenance update to LightWave 3D® 2019, Rev 2019.0.1, is now available

New shoot 'em up game on Kickstarter
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/iridium/


LightWave3D 2019 BOX ART -
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1758495584256433/
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Is anyone using Face Factory from RHiggit? If, can you recommend it ?
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1760988424007149/

Im trying to animate a trail of gunpowder igniting and burning
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1759125164193475/

If an Environment Light is Visible to Camera
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1756276541145004/

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LightWave plugin - Super Transform
Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c-T0yK8mih4
Download Link > https://forums.newtek.com/showthread.php?130424-SuperTransform-Tool

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https://blog.textures.com/fabrics-release/
Fabric Textures

Beetle/Fusca (Version 1)
https://sketchfab.com/models/cb6e82e73386448fb3b4e2dd25255a5e

Old Joystick - Atari
https://sketchfab.com/models/f60e5b1a2a0149ceafba863c25ba74d8

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Smashed it! #LWSPEEDRUN
FX EMITTER in under 1 minutes
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1761529423953049/

OD Tutorial: Houdini Vellum To Lightwave
https://vimeo.com/315524831

OD Tutorial:How to easily get Houdini Vellum Hair/Deforming objects into Lightwave
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1760424557396869/

LW2019 - OpenVDB use the adaptive settings to remesh the object , full tutorial on our page
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1759775464128445/

FX EMITTER > VDB > Holes in the mesh Tutorial
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1757824167656908/

LightWave 2019 - FBX Interchange - VDB Gas Solver
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1754377548001570/

Lightwave Creme egg tutorial
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2rbb2olc4fI

LightWave 3d: Quick and Easy Lo-Poly Grass
https://youtu.be/YpJZDH8m2to
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db&w - Plugin Poll for the month - Patreon
https://patreon.com/dbw


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Eugenio García Villarreal
Here is the final image of the remake of Guanajuato Alley image
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1754798017959523/

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René Falk Thomasius
LightWave 2019.01 quick waterdrops with open VDB
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1763036830468975/

LightWave 2019.01 > Open VDB Example
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1755847864521205/

Martin Boumans
A quick assembling after playing with Quixel Mixer and its free resources
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1762878123818179/

Max Zeta
My first test with OpenVDB
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1762664993839492/

Jerome Leoni
hypervoxels - Lightwave 2019
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1757096197729705/

Paul Porteous
incidence surface experiments
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1760481157391209/

Alex Kotelnikov
Trying to make cool animation
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1760354620737196/

Ludwig Geerman
First proof of concept bringing one of Houdini's awsome simulations like Vellum hair sims into LightWave
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1759396297499695/

Robbie Mueller
super easy 'acceptable' trees and bushes using simple concentric balls
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1757406721031986/

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LightWiki Hangout 10:30pm (UK) Friday

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LW2019 - Metamorphic - Performance / Stability / Usability
https://forums.newtek.com/showthread.php?159085-LW2019-Metamorphic-Performance-Stability-Usability

LW2019 UV additions
https://forums.newtek.com/showthread.php?159108-LW2019-UV-additions

Lightwave demo reel - David Ridlen
https://forums.newtek.com/showthread.php?153914-Lightwave-demo-reel-David-Ridlen
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@RicardoUrbano3D
Modeling, texturing and rendering exercise with Lightwave 3D and Octane. Hope you like it. #lightwave3d
https://twitter.com/RicardoUrbano3D/status/1093213601022791681

@TheMarjan
Latest #Arthack of #SarahLucas #HilmaafKlint
https://twitter.com/TheMarjan/status/1092518654221209600

OnlineRender
02-20-2019, 10:42 AM
➡ MIDWEEK HIGHLIGHTS
➡ WEEK 7 & 8 of 52
➡ Date: 20/02/2019

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Week 7 missed due to Italian LightWavers Meetup "was epic"
Sunday 17th Was Stephen Burns show with LightWave Staff

LightWiki Hangout will be Live 22/02/2019 10:30pm UK


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Anyone knows if there is a script or plugin allowing to split a .lwo file in several ones
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1783122021793789/

Can anyone point me to somewhere that shows how to bake a front projected camera image onto the geometry?
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1781529395286385/

LW 2018 stopped displaying the Surface Editor window
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1780489245390400/

a random & useful 'instancing' tip
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1780292262076765/

Hello Probably a very stupid question but I can't get rid of the black line at the ground level in the new lw 2019 sky model.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1777681122337879/

Is there a way to setup a Shadow Catcher using a bg image mapped to a flat plane/geometry rather than using Textured Environment
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1777505819022076/

Anyone know how to turn a bunch of particles into a grid
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1772741619498496/
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All Bridge

Erikals Video
LightWave plugin - All Bridge
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VJBpXmLgq44

Download Link:
http://suzukky.anime-movie.net/Entry/257

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Hi¡ here in this link i share my Guanajuato Alley Scene
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1773176596121665/
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Lightwave to Unreal Engine 1-6 parts
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLfdS9fR2rAfmqi0dm102-j1SNcjKvw61E&

Making Smoke in LightWave 2018
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H-qZcFwat8A

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Hot Ocean is back in full:
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1773119119460746/

A new OctaneRender™ 4.02 for LightWave™ plugin build has been just released including the latest Octane 4.02.1 core.

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Eugenio García Villarreal
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1774869452619046/

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Hass Hass
lightwave2019 openVDB test
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1779732675466057/

Robbie Mueller
Istanbul 1910-1940 - Camera Mapping
https://vimeo.com/92376530

Martin Boumans
New Teaser online! Lightwave 2018 & Octane Render
https://vimeo.com/317932088

Jerome Leoni
Hypervoxels are not dead
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1780512095388115/

Sunday... Blobby sunday
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1778805705558754/

Tim Parsons
Putting 2019 through the wringer on this interior.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1779744682131523/

René Falk Thomasius
LightWave 19 Open VDB Example 016 V2
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1777531682352823/

Eugenio García Villarreal
Another Quixel Mixer and LW test, is very fun
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1776314112474580/

Alper Ocak
Some works in pixel art style.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1779301112175880/

Bryan Hook
This is what I’m working on.... as a test
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1778491038923554/

Eric Fagerheim
Finally done rendering 18 images for a client. Here is a few
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1774652469307411/

A pair of images i did today, combining Quixel Mixer,
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1774869452619046/

Richard Bridge
Lightwave 2019 test render animation and deformation, W.I.P
https://youtu.be/bac62yO2jHE
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LightWiki Hangout 10:30pm (UK) Friday ( LIVE )

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<Concept> T-Shirts 'n' Stuff
https://forums.newtek.com/showthread.php?159199-lt-Concept-gt-T-Shirts-n-Stuff

The new procedural node...why isn´t there any invert option.
https://forums.newtek.com/showthread.php?159133-The-new-procedural-node-why-isn%B4t-there-any-invert-option

VFX interview - Richard Servello
https://forums.newtek.com/showthread.php?159262-VFX-interview-Richard-Servello
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@GrahamTG
I don't usually create images to spec as I prefer to fumble my way through to a final image
https://twitter.com/GrahamTG/status/1096790670596063234

@AmboccStudios
Put this on Repeat.
https://twitter.com/AmboccStudios/status/1096469464290344961

OnlineRender
02-27-2019, 12:23 PM
➡ MIDWEEK HIGHLIGHTS
➡ WEEK 9 of 52
➡ Date: 27/02/2019

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#BOATSAREEVERYWHERE

Open Image Denoise node for DP Filter
Link > http://dpont.pagesperso-orange.fr/plugins/nodes/DP_Filter.html

NT Forum > https://forums.newtek.com/showthread.php?159322-Open-Image-Denoise-node-for-DP-Filter

Job in Spain. LW experience is highly appreciated.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1792711500834841/

LightWiki Monthly Live Broadcast 22nd / Feb / 2019
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0t77QKtEnzM

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what is the best solution for noise/fireflies that caused by Specular indirect
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1792608750845116/

Modeler 2018.0.7... imported a heavy STL
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1790272021078789/

A newbish question but... I'm finally ready to texture my model in Substance Painter.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1787191974720127/

Hello everyone, I need your help to help me use Poligon or Quixel textures .. I can not use the right settings either in node or in "standard" direct textures. tutorials or reference tables?
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1788828084556516/

How can i have random stepped rotated instances?
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1785043964934928/
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LightWave plugin - Straighten UV
Erikals Video : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5F_8ANvzx7U

Download Link: https://www.lightwave3d.com/assets/plugins/entry/straightenuv/

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Tomb BHS 8 - Jebel Al-Buhais (Sharjah, U.A.E.)
https://sketchfab.com/3d-models/tomb-bhs-8-jebel-al-buhais-sharjah-uae-0e9f24382f084ce5b02140b8332da7bc

Steel Maiden 800 Series
https://sketchfab.com/3d-models/steel-maiden-800-series-661d3f709cbb4ef3be9937dbddfca953

Cinema Lobby
HDRI
https://hdrihaven.com/hdri/?h=cinema_lobby
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LightWave 3d: Typography using Splines, Particles and OpenVDB
https://youtu.be/c55sJ7b79Uc

Save out a VDB Frame or Sequence - Use the Saver Node!
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1784854944953830/

Combining Mixamo Animations with LightWave 2019
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CMCQ-FYKm9s

IKFKSwitchonIKIFplusRig
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hMXJDgirfpQ

Lightwave3D nodeMeister Compound Rotation Modes
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7axne7mbDBg
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db&w - finest plugins
We're currently wrapping up our work on the Random Image Mapper for our patrons.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1790234227749235/

Hi guys, Thanks to Jos Quinten I came across this plugin called uModelcleaner which can be found here
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1791833747589283/

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Hans Kleton
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=2054159607971575&set=gm.1779215088851149&type=3&permPage=1&ifg=1

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Andreas Maschke
Lightwave 2019: used the new "Empty Volume" type (with some additional coding)
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1789159604523364/

Ruud Zeelenberg
Since we are all in the need of some Lighwave animations, here's one project I've been working on since 2005.
https://vimeo.com/319760569

Peter Thiersch
Organic Studies on the Edge
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1789990771106914/

Eugenio García Villarreal
Render inspired on a Rod Penner painting
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1786157494823575/

Max Zeta
LW 2019.01 Houdini Ocean Toolkit + DP Nodal Item Motion
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1787563541349637/

Jerome Leoni
Gloubiboulga.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1786153308157327/

Sven Dännart
3dscanned donuts.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1786371724802152/

Robbie Mueller
a little something about the 'Environment Light'
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1785043964934928/

René Falk Thomasius Hot Ocean Water Sims
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1793044400801551/
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LightWiki Hangout 10:30pm (UK) Friday ( Private Mode )

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Congratulations to Green Book and David Ridlen

https://forums.newtek.com/showthread.php?159301-Congratulations-to-Green-Book-and-David-Ridlen-(Best-Picture-Academy-Awards-2019)

GPU / CPU Denoiser Test in LW 2019
https://forums.newtek.com/showthread.php?159297-GPU-CPU-Denoiser-Test-in-LW-2019

GPU Rendering - Anywhere in the development pipeline for Lightwave?
https://forums.newtek.com/showthread.php?159289-GPU-Rendering-Anywhere-in-the-development-pipeline-for-Lightwave

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@invent71
7 Days left https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/iridium/iridium-0 … #iridium #iridiumthegame
https://twitter.com/invent71/status/1100556466908409856

@rftobar
fish wip. #lowpoly #digitalart
https://twitter.com/rftobar/status/1100210510899879938

@TylerRomanosky
Oldie! #StarWars #visualeffects #3Danimation #lightwave3d
https://twitter.com/TylerRomanosky/status/1098364789980577792

OnlineRender
03-07-2019, 06:44 AM
➡ MIDWEEK HIGHLIGHTS
➡ WEEK 10 of 52
➡ Date: 06/02/2019

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ZBrush 2019 - http://pixologic.com/features/

Free Mandelbulb-plugin for Lightwave 2019 released (win64-only)

http://www.andreas-maschke.com/?p=5295

LIGHTWAVE 3D® 2019 UPDATE REV. 2019.0.2 IS NOW AVAILABLE
https://blog.lightwave3d.com/2019/02/lightwave-3d-2019-update-rev-2019-0-2-is-now-available/




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Wondering if someone has an easier way of creating a terrain map
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1803245739781417/

Does anybody have a problem with Goz 2019 LW?
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1802735479832443/

Iam not sure if i missing something in my setup
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1800938663345458/

Bullet Dynamics problem.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1800116953427629/

how to render a shadow without the object receiving it (at least in the alpha channel) ?
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1801137179992273/
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LightWave plugin - Mikadit Staircase

Erikals Video - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WEOXtJYG9ow

Download
https://www.lightwave3d.com/assets/plugins/entry/spiral-staircase/
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https://windmillart.net/?p=jsplacement
Displacement map generator + more ...

City block
https://sketchfab.com/3d-models/city-block-8e9d531e28d24a16a4af07c0808a3fc3#download

Klingon Bird Of Prey (Enterprise)
https://sketchfab.com/3d-models/klingon-bird-of-prey-enterprise-41884eaf620e4ad2b3c599c5feb48445
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My LW - After Effects - Element 3d interchange
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1798906183548706/

Temporarily Tracking A Moving Object with Dynamic Parenting / LightWave 2018
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6e65t9OZcqk

Volumetric Scattering (Fog Effect) in LightWave 2019
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kpTQkLCMIeM

A simple tutorial about importing a Blender sea simulation into Lightwave
https://youtu.be/2mseLC46P30

Edge slicing for hard surface | Lightwave 3D
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hggiPXTOgYc
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Free Mandelbulb-plugin for Lightwave 2019 released (win64-only)

http://www.andreas-maschke.com/?p=5295

LWCAD LightWave ROADMAP 2019
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AyEYzDtXM0M
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Eugenio García Villarreal

https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10156985343434536&set=gm.1801431159962875&type=3&permPage=1&ifg=1
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Jerome Leoni
The treadmill
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1801543753284949/

Eugenio García Villarreal
Old Door, LW2018, Substance Painter and Quixel Mixer
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1801431159962875/

quick cpu render
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1796130207159637/

Mauro Cor
This is something that i have been working.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1796234810482510/

Dillon Thomas
Hand animated in Quill VR (in real time),
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1798960010209990/

Marjan Moghaddam
Lightwave & Unity
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1794988087273849/
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LightWiki Hangout 10:30pm (UK) Friday ( Private Mode )

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What market should LW be concentrating from now on?

https://forums.newtek.com/showthread.php?159370-What-market-should-LW-be-concentrating-from-now-on-Tell-us-your-ideas

Dpont Simplex newly added simplex noise, a new favourite for cloud procedurals

https://forums.newtek.com/showthread.php?159389-Dpont-Simplex-newly-added-simplex-noise-a-new-favourite-for-cloud-procedurals

rotation
https://forums.newtek.com/showthread.php?159251-rotation

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@yorick_bleynz
Galaxy69 - Dragonfly, Kim Syberg
https://twitter.com/yorick_bleynz/status/1102169262221873152

@shim_lll
Destati~♪ Destati~♪
https://twitter.com/shim_lll/status/1102037385154519040

Creating terrain / Lightwave 3D - few ways to model terrain with LightWave 3D by Yunus ÖZ
https://twitter.com/LWITAcom/status/1101494467222216706

OnlineRender
03-14-2019, 02:19 PM
➡ MIDWEEK HIGHLIGHTS
➡ WEEK 11 of 52
➡ Date: 14/02/2019

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LIGHTWAVE 3D® 2019 UPDATE REV. 2019.0.3 IS NOW AVAILABLE
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Anyone know a way to hide an object in a scene using a slider?
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1810181452421179/

Does anyone know if 3rd powers plugins are being supported still and are working ok with 2019
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1812370508868940/

Just opened an old 2015 scene in 2018, and it looks like this. Can someone remind me what causes this
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1809956342443690/

Is there a way to make "Level-of-Detail Object Replacement" work on instances?
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1807237846048873/

any one have experience with LW CPU rendering and AMD's thread-ripper? render farm machines are dual Xeon 12 core
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1805439469562044/

Playing around with water in lightwave. Anyone have any tips on creating the foam on the surface?
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1807754205997237/

Hey! Anyone know if there is a way to proxy select multiple items in Layout (Without using sets in scene editor)? e.g I click a null and it selects 4 bones?
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1806358696136788/
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LightWave plugin - MG SharpSmooth
Download > https://www.lightwave3d.com/assets/plugins/entry/sharpsmooth

Erikals Video > https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j18TRURBYKk
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Skull Cloth >
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1811531455619512/

++++++++++ MODEL ++++++++++++
3D SCAN CHEESEBURGER
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https://sketchfab.com/3d-models/02-f531c888a2c648e5b10be6a7c6cc67c0

++++++++++ HDRI +++++++++++++
Theater 02
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https://hdrihaven.com/hdri/?h=theater_02

+++++++++ TEXTURE +++++++++++
Foam Grip PBR Materia
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https://freepbr.com/materials/foam-grip-pbr/


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LightWave 3d: Intersecting Edges, After Effects, Element 3d, Trapcode Form
https://youtu.be/aVfF3E8v_z0

I decided to create training videos related to "Lightwave 3D".
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCp3AkdaB4mtlsfb7rBh7ELw

Lightwave Asteroid Ring Tutorial (Quick 'n' Easy)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=442unxDCBtU

How to Model a guitar in Lightwave 2018 0 1 3D Part 1
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=igaCibugGso

LALWUG March 3 2019 - LW2019 Highlights
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kuwq9QeJt8U

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The db&w Tools Plugin of the Month will be a UV Distort tool for Modeler
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1810068232432501/

(DP) Denis updated for DP Curvatures node
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1810132159092775/

The final stable release of Octane Standalone 2018.1 is out!

Lightwave 2019 + (currently unreleased) menger plugin (0 polygons)
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1805436372895687/
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David Ridlen

Some visual FX I rendered in Lightwave for Shock and Awe (2017)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lsvaD4l2iM0

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Martin Boumans Lightwave, Quixel and Octane Render, 2560x1440
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1811784265594231/

Steven Scott bishbashbosh
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1810130315759626/

Video > https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1810385795734078/

Konstantinos P. Kakarountas
Lightwave 3D 2019 and Octane..
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1811928028913188/

Luciano Peluccio
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1810239872415337/

Marjan Moghaddam
My latest, as usual I had 2 and a half days to do it as the fair was happening and managed to post on Sunday
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1812158145556843/

James Hibbert
Having some fun with Gaea generated mountain
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1807762709329720/

Abdelkarim Keraressi
lightwave2015-Kraytracing 3.0
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1805596179546373/
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LightWiki Hangout 10:30pm (UK) Friday ( Private Mode )

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LW 2019 Smoothing groups
https://forums.newtek.com/showthread.php?159291-LW-2019-Smoothing-groups

What market should LW be concentrating from now on? Tell us your ideas.
https://forums.newtek.com/showthread.php?159370-What-market-should-LW-be-concentrating-from-now-on-Tell-us-your-ideas

LightWave 3D® 2019 Update Rev. 2019.0.3 is now Available in Registration
https://forums.newtek.com/showthread.php?159464-LightWave-3D%AE-2019-Update-Rev-2019-0-3-is-now-Available-in-Registration


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@rftobar
So far this is my finest work. Prelude to 'Post-Modern Myth'
https://twitter.com/rftobar/status/1106033416561192967

@TylerRomanosky
In-progress of command bridge #warhammer40k #3dmodeling #3drender #Lightwave3d #imperiumofman
https://twitter.com/TylerRomanosky/status/1105239600346345472

@GrahamTG
Variations on a theme , model by Rhys Salcombe. Rendered in #Lightwave3d
https://twitter.com/GrahamTG/status/1103774856905191426

OnlineRender
04-03-2019, 03:22 PM
➡ MIDWEEK HIGHLIGHTS
➡ WEEK 14 of 52
➡ Date: 03/04/2019

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Vizrt announces acquisition of NewTek

Unreal Bridge for Lightwave Users - commercial tutorial released:
https://youtu.be/YTF3uWIJaSU

New OctaneRender™ 2018.1 for LightWave™
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does anyone know how to make spline control a closed spline? (i am in 2015.3 btw, limitation of the studio)
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1838193212953336/

Noob question, how do I use alpha transparencies
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1837987762973881/

Can someone confirm that 2019.0.3 (win 64) DOES NOT SAVE or LOAD Modeler's MAIN keyboard shortcut configs
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1836714636434527/

Hey guys. I have a highway scene with lots of area lights for each lamp (100 lights total)
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1834069436699047/

Hey, gang! Need some help here, if anyone can trouble shoot this. I'm creating alphas for transparencies
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1832883473484310/

Unreal will not show boolean drilled polys.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1833214513451206/
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LightWave plugin - Search Layers
Erikals Video : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kY9cLGHHWMU
Download:https://forums.newtek.com/showthread.php?153392-Free-Script-Search-Layers&p=1514744&viewfull=1#post1514744
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Hey folks, new free seamless textures are ready for you:
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1837193836386607/

Have started a new project on GitHub to collect and unify fractal formulas for Octane Vectron
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1826171104155547/

1080 LWO lowpoly trees ranging in height >
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1824787090960615/

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Attach objects to your Fibers ;D
https://youtu.be/Sbs8eVE1JFo

Real Time Tonemap in LW2019
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1836468889792435/

Basic Lightwave 3D Lighting tutorial
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sls4MOE2EO4


Character Modeling in Lightwave Part 1
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c0o4GuDsiVM

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Quick update on the new version of Glycon
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1838431082929549/

We have just sent out the latest db&w Tools to our patrons. This build includes the final release of the UV Distort tool - our first Modeler tool ever.

https://wiki.db-w.com/tools/uv_distort
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Roman Keßler https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1833160640123260/

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Tony Stewart
My recent Lightwave work powering some pretty lovely visuals for a video shoot with my dear pal isshehungry
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1839840616121929/

Massimo Zuanazzi
Hi Guys, I show you my latest work, lightwave3D modeling and render super cell shading ..
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1835611839878140/

Paul Bury
Rendered sequence of my castle under the waves
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1837015756404415/

Sven Dännart
creating a reconstruction of the chateau Loches Cellar. Actually 2 cellars,

James Hibbert
LW,Gaea,Substance Painter, After Effects
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1830439887062002/

Waldemar Peter
Kray 3 displacement test V3
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1828273453945312/

Marjan Moghaddam
Just wanted to share this here, show opened last week in SF & will be up till May. This is the #GlitchGoddess
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lightwiki/permalink/1839811749458149/
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LightWiki Hangout 10:30pm Friday

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Vizrt acquires NewTek
https://forums.newtek.com/showthread.php?159624-Vizrt-acquires-NewTek

Making Planets...
https://forums.newtek.com/showthread.php?158050-Making-Planets

New VFX Companion Application With Great Potential
https://forums.newtek.com/showthread.php?159626-New-VFX-Companion-Application-With-Great-Potential
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@GrahamTG
"Freighter" Messing about with a low poly model by CGPitbull in #Lightwave3d. Very simple light set up but in some cases less is more. Fun model to work with :)
https://twitter.com/GrahamTG/status/1111029368879566849

WooooW
#lightwave3d #3dcg
https://twitter.com/shim_lll/status/1112919506173607937

CHRONOCLAVIS #クロノクラヴィス #3DCG #animation #lightwave @chronoclavis @lightwave3d

https://twitter.com/chronoclavis/status/1111871557201125376