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Daily Blender Tip 158: How to use normal maps


Jan van den Hemel writes:

Continuing from yesterday's tip about how to bake a normal map, we apply the normal map to a mesh to see what that does. Different from a displacement map, but still useful - remember this is only one polygonal face! Especially for games this is quite useful as a way to reduce memory usage.

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Jan van den Hemel

Hi, my name is Jan and I help companies by creating short video's for their websites. I also do freelance 3D work and post daily one-minute tutorials for Blender users.

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