Material Layers


The Layered material system lets you construct complex materials that consist of a base layer and up to eight MaterialThe representation of the surface or volume properties of an object. Layers (figure 1). The layers are based on components used in previous Octane materials. Using this set of unique layers, OctaneRender® now lets you recreate complex materials in a physically-based manner, as opposed to manually mixing materialsUsed to mix any two material types. together.


The following Material Layer nodes are available:



Figure 1: A red Diffuse Layer and a Specular Layer are added together