Making a Photorealistic Environment in Blender 2.9

https://youtu.be/T9LO301d84Q

By James Tralie

Download the ocean shader from here: https://www.jamestralie.com/photoreal-environments
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/james_films/
Links to software/addons used: https://www.jamestralie.com/software

Chapters:
00:00 Introduction to the Scene
02:07 Blocking out the environment using Quixel Megascans assets
05:33 Making a first lighting pass
07:41 Setting up the lake
11:58 Setting up the background/thoughts on optimization
17:17 Fixing some issues with the lake
22:57 Making realistic grass using Graswald/other assets
38:32 Adding in a chair model
41:49 Pro-tip on adding awesome atmosphere to the render
45:59 Post-processing in Photoshop Overview

Music from Lakey: https://soundcloud.com/lakeyinspired #blender #quixel