Hello and welcome to this Blender Cycles tutorial on creating Wooden Barrels!
In this video tutorial for Blender Cycles we create a complete scene composed of wooden barrels. At the end of this tutorial you’ll have a final render such as the one below and should feel much more confident in using Cycles.
If you’re not familiar with Cycles then check out our introduction tutorial here: http://cgcookie.com/blender/2011/09/16/blender-introduction-to-the-cycles-render-engine/
What you’ll learn
This tutorial covers everything you need to know to set up the scene, how texture the barrels and scene with material nodes in Cycles and how to setup the lighting for the scene.
For more Blender Cycles tutorials you can also check out our Citizen Exclusive here: http://cgcookie.com/blender/2011/11/04/exclusive-rendering-a-semi-realistic-wheel-in-cycles/