Deconstructing a Normal Map

  • Software:Blender 2.79  ·
  • Difficulty:Intermediate

Everyone knows that normal maps are used to create the illusion of depth or surface distortion, but what do people mean by that? In this Blender tutorial video, we'll break apart the components of a normal map to investigate how it works from the bottom up.

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🍪 Originally published on CG Cookie's Blender Youtube channel.