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How to Create Clear Tinted Glass in KeyShot

  1. Step 1:

    You know KeyShot has the easiest to apply and most accurate glass material for 3D rendered images. Drag,drop and you’re ready to go. You can also achieve a tinted glass effect very easily for older style glass bottle or any object you would like to show just a touch of tinted color.

  2. Step 2:

    Clear Tinted Glass in KeyShot

    Brett describes the steps he used to create the tinted glass:

    1. Create a cyan gradient texture map in Photoshop that fades to transparent on top and bottom.
    2. Adjust the overall opacity to 30%, exported the file as a .png (with transparency)
    3. Apply it as a “label” on the glass material.
    4. Set the mapping to cylindrical and adjust the label intensity to 2.5 to help pop the color.

  3. Step 3:

    That’s it, apply the above gradient (or one of your own) to the KeyShot material as a label. If it looks too small just adjust the scale to suit. Applied as a label, you can also add other labels to sit on top of or behind the gradient