Getting Started with Flamingo nXt 5®
To access the Flamingo control panel
- On the Flamingo nXt 5 menu, click Control Panel.
The Flamingo nXt Control Panel
The Flamingo nXt Control Panel provides tabs for setting up the model for rendering, including:
Rendering your finished model comprises four basic steps:
- Set up materials
- Set up lighting
- Set up an environment
- Set up rendering conditions
To start a rendering
- On the Render menu, click Render. - Or -
- On the Standard toolbar, click the Render button.
By default, the rendering process will continue refining the image, pass by pass, until you click the Stop Rendering button. This allows you to manage the trade-off between time and quality. The longer you allow the rendering to continue, the more closely it will resemble its fully converged "correct" result. You can stop a rendering at any time.