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Easy HDRI Creation with just a Phone!


Blender Daily writes:

HDRI's are an awesome tool to quickly add realistic lighting and reflections to your scene. In this tutorial I demonstrate a simple technique to capture 360 degree images with the Google Street View app and go through three different techniques on how to deal with the lack of dynamic range.

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Nik Kottmann

I started using Blender in autumn 2018 and fell in love with this awesome open source software right away. In spring 2019 I started the Instagram page @blender.daily where I upload new Blender related tips and tricks every single day. My goal is to improve your skills and motivate you to create awesome 3d art!


  1. Johan Edström on

    Great tip although it doesn't create a fully proper HDRI. The 360 image created is most useful for many applications and a good back up if your 360 camera fails.

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