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Speed up preview rendering…

Monday, September 6th, 2010 Posted in Bryce-related, Quick Tips & Tricks | 1 Comment »

Any user of Bryce with common sense will tell you that the "nano preview" postage stamp isn't worth a damn! It is too small to see any meaningful detail in it, and you cannot really use it for the "tweak-check-tweak-check" ...

Bryce 7 – What Vue 8 should try to be like…

Wednesday, August 4th, 2010 Posted in Bryce-related | 3 Comments »

Passion is the singlemost word that best describes a Bryce enthusiast, and judging by the comments on this blog and the e-mails that I have received it on part 1 of my latest posting "Vue 8 - What Bryce 7 ...

Using Collada models from Sketchup Warehouse

Saturday, June 5th, 2010 Posted in 3rd Party Products, Bryce-related, Quick Tips & Tricks | 2 Comments »

Here's some tips for using the DAZ Studio Beta to convert Google's SketchUp Warehouse models into OBJ files to use in Bryce.  ---------------------------------------------------------- Not all of the models could be converted (only about 1 in 5 or so..) and ...

Bryce 7 Beta – Early days still…

Tuesday, January 26th, 2010 Posted in Bryce-related | 4 Comments »

I have been a user of Bryce since version 2 (when it was ported to Windows), and have seen the program passed from corporation to corporation like a bad case of herpes, no one wanting to do anything with the ...

Jerry Composano aka Prizm Website is online again

Monday, January 25th, 2010 Posted in Bryce-related, Sources of Inspiration | 1 Comment »

I was contacted by Teresa, the late Jerry Composano's daughter, to tell me that on the 2nd anniversary of Jerry's passing, his site was resurrected and is once again available. Our gratitude and thanks to all involved in reviving the ...

Genetica Viewer textures in Bryce – a quick tutorial

Friday, September 4th, 2009 Posted in Bryce-related, Quick Tips & Tricks | 3 Comments »

Using Genetica Viewer 3 to generate textures is very easy. What to do with them in Bryce might be a little daunting to the n00bs - myself included. So here is a quick-and-dirty tutorial to help you: First of all ...

Preventing a Bryce “B6Axiom.dll crash.

Friday, April 24th, 2009 Posted in Bryce-related | No Comments »

Here is how one Bryce user described the indiscriminate crashing of Bryce: “…everything was going great....creating scenes, saving, opening files.... Now if I try to open a .br6 file, ...

Quick rendering using the Bryce desktop shortcut…

Sunday, April 12th, 2009 Posted in Bryce-related, Quick Tips & Tricks | No Comments »

Believe it or not there is a use for your desktop shortcut to Bryce 5 or 6 – apart from cluttering up your screen real estate! You can do a quick render by simply dragging any Bryce ...

IBL Light Probes for Bryce 6 – Set 6

Wednesday, March 25th, 2009 Posted in Bryce-related, HDRI & IBL | 2 Comments »

Here is the 6th set of IBL Probes. The balance of HDR images collected from the Internet and converted to IBL Probes for Bryce 6. A lot of the images were obtained from HDR Creme and the HDR Panorama Group ...

IBL Light Probes for Bryce 6 – Set 5

Tuesday, March 24th, 2009 Posted in Bryce-related, HDRI & IBL | 3 Comments »

Here is the 5th set of IBL Probes. A large collection of HDR images collected from the Internet and converted to IBL Probes for Bryce 6. They are large downloads! SM Pack 1 (43.18Mb) SM Pack 2 ...