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Dustin Moore asked ·

Arnold Volume Renders as a Solid Block

Im using Arnold in Max 2017 to render an open vdb volume and I cannot get it to work!

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Lee Griggs answered ·

Try the scene in this tutorial (and check out the other volume tutorials) to see how it works.

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Mads Drøschler answered ·

If you can, try attach a max file and a single .vdb unless it is giant.
You may have to change your padding or ray march steps or call some channels on the volume via a material hook, or you have done so and you are displacing way beyond padding.

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