these next steps you render the curtain, which is Paint
Effects hair, using the mental ray for Maya renderer.
To turn on the mental
ray for Maya renderer
- In the main menu, select
Window > Rendering Editors > Render Settings (or
click the Render Settings icon in the Render
the Render Settings window, set Render
Using setting to mental ray.
To render the curtain
- Before rendering be sure to display the
hair system’s Current Position (
Hair > Display > Current
- Play the simulation and stop at the frame
you want to render.
- Click the Render Current Frame button
on the Status Line.
The curtain scene is
rendered and should look something like the image below.
If you have trouble seeing
the beads, try moving the light closer to the curtains or increasing
the light intensity in the Channel box.