Recently, I found myself wanting more control over how the lighting of my renders look in Cycles so I found a way to use light layers in the compositor. Continue reading
The planner cover I made for my middle school. I made it with Blender 2.62 and rendered it with Cycles. The rays and the clouds were rendered on all different Render Layers so I could have more control. I put everything together in Photoshop, I did some compositing and color-correction in Photoshop too. Everything was only lit by a sun lamp and GI.