|Blender, Making, Shadeless Materials, Cycles|
In this quick tip by Jonathan Williamson CG Cookie shows you how to create materials for Cycles in Blender that are completely shadeless; e.g. they do not receive shadowing or highlights. Shadeless materials are very useful for rendering a scene with a background image or any other numerous uses.
What you'll learn:
Through this short video tutorial you will learn how to setup shadeless materials in Cycles by using an emit shader and light paths. You will see a quick demonstration of what light paths do and even get a small tease of what our Eat Sheep project looks like at the time of this recording!
Making Shadeless Materials for Cycles in Blender