Tweaking hdri in Photoshopgwronkowski
In this short video tutorial I will explain you how to enhance hdri map, so it will produce nice sharp shadows in your renders.
Some of the hdri maps are really poor quality, taking for instance 3 exposures 2EV apart doesn’t guarantee that you will achieve sharp shadows in your renderings. In situations like this, you can add direct light matching hdri sun position or just simply paint on hdri map with Photoshop. Please watch the video tutorial to get more information about the process.