Great work by Cluster Studio with our Carpaint Shader! Read the newsletter!
Case Study with DHXMedia on Jim Hensons Doozers!
Check out our brand new Carpaint & Brushed Metal Shaders!
Our talk at Siggraph2013 - Read the newsletter!
Filmakademie workshop in Ludwigsburg, Germany - Watch the video!
Talk at Pixar booth, Siggraph 2012 Conference, Los Angeles - Read the newsletter!
Carpaint Shader - render & airport installation by Craig Guessford - Read the newsletter!
Ocean Shader - Renders by “The Monk” Studios for “Paddle Pop” television series - More on Gallery & Store!
Snow Shader - Render & Scene by Daniel Baciu - More on Gallery & Store!
Precious Metals Shader - More on Gallery & Store!


Training: New "RND102" course on fxphd on RenderMan19

Introduction to Path Tracing and RIS in RenderMan 19.

Filmakademie Workshop

Arkell & Christos from LollipopShaders travelled to Ludwigsburg, Germany in April 2013 to teach a 4-day workshop at the Filmakademie University.

Brand new course on fxphd!

We've got a brand new course on fxphd "RMS201: Physically Plausible Shading in RenderMan Studio".

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PRODUCTS - RenderMan Shaders

Ocean Shader


This plugin shader can be applied to a flat piece of geometry, like a flat grid, and turns it into a choppy ocean complete with controllable multi-layers of waves and white caps!

Snow Shader

Shader: SNOW

Its challenging to master the high-frequency geometry of snow, along with the subtle subsurface scattering and sparkles, our snow shader supports all these features!

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Carpaint Shader


Base metal with paint, metallic flakes, and top layer clearcoat are features of this popular shader. Multiple approaches for metallic flakes make the workflow stand out.

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PRODUCTS - HDR Lightmaps

HDR Lightmap: DUSK

Magic Hour. Dusk. Its a great time of day to shoot photos. So that's what we did with our new Dusk HDR Lightmap.

HDR Underwater Lightmap


The 1st professionally captured, unclipped, underwater HDR Lightmap! Read the newsletter release including behind-the-scenes info, and check out the full details on our store.

HDR Underwater Lightmap

HDR Lightmap: Muir Woods

One of our favorite maps, taken at Muir Woods, California. The blue sky above and deep forest of redwoods below give this map a great contrast range!

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Video: Ocean Shader Tutorial

Part 2 of our 3-part series tutorial videos on using the Ocean Shader with Maya & RenderMan Studio.

Video: Colored Occlsusion Tutorial

Video: Colored Occlusion Tutorial

A 4-min tutorial video on our Colored Occlusion Shader.

Video: Precious Metals Tutorial

Video: Precious Metals Tutorial

This 14-min video steps through purchasing our shaders on our store, installing, and rendering with the precious metals shader in Houdini/RenderMan.

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