The most basic step in creating realistic shader for 3d projects starts with a good looking Seamless texture. knowing how to create your own handmade texture is a MUST skill for any 3d artist.
In this video tutorial I’ll show you how to convert a brick wall image that I’ve downloaded from cgtextures.com into a tileble texture, next i’ll go over how to deal with uneven lighting of the image, how to remove unwanted shadows and finaly, make some color changes to the final texture.
- Offsetting and removing the edges seam.
- Dealing with uneven lighting.
- Removing shadows.
- Color correcting and applying hue shift.