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Introduction of Vray

V-Ray is a plug-in for third-party 3D software such as 3ds Max and Maya. In architectural and civil engineering, it is used for visualisation and graphics. V-Ray works seamlessly with SketchUp and Revit. It has an extensive material library and resources. Hence, it is widely used to create photo-realistic presentations of buildings, interiors, and other civil structures.

Scope of Course Vray

The V-Ray course covers the techniques to create realistic visualisations and quick animations with V-Ray. For this, it focuses on training students to master key features of V-Ray such as light and shadow, real-world material rendering, and aerial perspectives, among others. Training will be given on the following key aspects:

  • V-Ray rendering engines

  • V-Ray Image sampling techniques

  • V-Ray lights

  • Global Illumination for exterior scenes

  • Global Illumination for Interior scenes

  • V-Ray physical camera

  • V-Ray materials

  • V-ray aerial perspective

  • V-Ray objects

  • V-Ray render elements

Career Prospects / Job Roles after Vray

V-Ray is widely used in architectural and civil engineering where creating photorealistic images and animations is important to win clients. It is a highly compatible plug-in and works well with leading 3D tools such as Maya, 3D Studio Max, Blender, Rhinoceros 3D, Soft-image, Sketchup, and Revit. People with V-Ray skills are placed as:

  • Architectural Visualizer

  • 3D View Designer

  • 3D Modeler

  • 3D Environmental Artist

  • Technical Designer

  • 3D Designer for Interior Design



₹ 12400


40 Hours


Syllabus for Vray Courses in Hyderabad

Session - 1 & 2

Vray for 3ds Max – UI Overview

  • Introduction to Vray

  • Highlights of Vray

  • UI – Vray

Vray Rendering Engines

  • Introduction to Rendering

  • Vray Production – Vray Adv

  • Vray RT (Real Time)

Vray Image Sampling

  • Introduction

  • Exercise work using Hands on

Session - 3 & 4

Vray Lights – Common Settings

  • Introduction

  • Vray Lights – Plane, Sphere& Mesh

  • Vray Lights and 3ds Max Lights

  • Vray Ambient Light

  • Vray Dome Light

  • Vray IES Light

  • Vray Sun and Sky light

Session - 5 & 6

GI for Exterior and Interior Scenes

  • Introduction

  • GI for Exterior Scenes

  • GI for Fly – Through Animation

  • GI for interior Scenes

  • Vray Caustics

Vray Physical Camera

  • Introduction

  • Physical Camera – Depth of Field (DOF)

  • Physical Camera – Motion Blur

Vray Materials

  • Introduction

  • Creating Materials – Basic Parameters

  • Diffuse

  • Reflection

  • Refraction

  • Translucency

  • Bump and Normal Mapping

  • Textured Material

  • Creating Materials – Basic Parameters

  • Textured Metals

  • Brushed Metals

Session - 7 & 8

Vray Aerial Perspective

  • Introduction

  • Vray Environment Fog Perspective

Vray Displacement MOD

  • Introduction

  • Vray Proxy

  • Vray Instancer

  • Vray Fur

Vray Render Elements

  • Introduction

  • Render Setup – Render Elements

  • Render Elements - Composting

FAQs on Vray Course

What is V-Ray?

Answer: V-Ray is a rendering engine developed by Chaos Group that can be used to create photorealistic images within 3D graphics applications such as 3ds Max, Maya, Rhinoceros, SketchUp, and Revit. It is capable of simulating a wide range of physical phenomena, such as lighting, atmospherics, and materials.

What are the features of V-Ray?

Answer: V-Ray features include global illumination, physically based materials, real-time rendering, photo-realistic rendering, and a wide range of lighting and shading effects. It also offers a number of advanced tools for creating complex visual effects, such as motion blur, depth of field, and volumetric effects.

What are the benefits of using V-Ray?

Answer: V-Ray provides users with a powerful and efficient rendering engine that allows them to produce high-quality images quickly and easily. It is ideal for creating realistic results, since it simulates a wide range of physical phenomena accurately. Additionally, it offers a range of advanced tools for creating complex visual effects.

What software is compatible with V-Ray?

Answer: V-Ray is compatible with many 3D and CAD applications, including 3ds Max, Maya, Cinema 4D, SketchUp, Rhino, Revit, and many more. Some of the plugins are also compatible with other applications such as Adobe After Effects and Nuke.

What is the difference between V-Ray and other rendering engines?

Answer: V-Ray is an advanced rendering engine that is capable of creating high-quality images quickly and efficiently. It has powerful features such as its intuitive interface, GPU rendering, and global illumination algorithms that make it stand out from other rendering engines.

How do I install V-Ray?

Answer: V-Ray can be easily installed by downloading the installer from the Chaos Group website. After downloading, simply run the installer and follow the instructions to complete the installation

What is the difference between V-Ray and other 3D applications?

Answer: V-Ray is a rendering engine, while 3D applications are the programs used to create 3D models. V-Ray is not a 3D application and cannot be used to create 3D models, but it can be used to render them.

What are the system requirements for V-Ray?

Answer: The system requirements for V-Ray depend on the 3D application it is being used with. Generally, V-Ray requires a 64-bit operating system, a minimum of 4GB of RAM, and a compatible graphics card with at least 2GB of RAM. For more detailed requirements, please refer to the system requirements section of the V-Ray documentation.

How do I install V-Ray?

Answer: You can install V-Ray through your Autodesk Account or the Chaos Group website. Once you have purchased a license, you can download the installer from your Autodesk Account or the Chaos Group website and follow the instructions to install V-Ray.

What is the difference between V-Ray and V-Ray Next?

Answer: V-Ray Next is the latest version of V-Ray, and it includes several new features. It is faster, more powerful, and has more features than the previous version, V-Ray. It also has a new intuitive user interface, improved VRayMtl material, and improved GPU rendering.

Your Instructor

Bhargava Krishna

Meet our Civil CAD expert, with over 8 years of experience in the field, they bring a wealth of knowledge and hands-on expertise to the classroom. They have been trained in the latest tools and techniques in the industry, including AutoCAD, Revit, SketchUP, and StaadPro. Their passion for teaching and design shines through in their lessons, making complex concepts easy to understand and retain. Whether you're a beginner or an experienced engineer, our instructor will guide you through each step of the process and help you build your skillset to reach your goals. They believe in a hands-on approach to learning and will provide ample opportunities for you to apply what you learn through real-world projects and simulations. Join us for a comprehensive and enjoyable learning experience, and take your Civil CAD skills to the next level.

Bhargava Krishna
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