Material Layers


The Layered material system lets you construct complex materials that consist of a base layer and up to 8 MaterialThe representation of the surface or volume properties of an object. Layers. 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.


Material Layer nodes can be accessed from Create Nodes > New Material Layer



Material Layers can connect to the Layered Material, Layer Group, or Material Layer channel on standard materials.