The lettering is a mix of rough glass and gold (metal). Wondering is there a way to stencil the gold lettering on (with a bump map as well for relief) with an image map? This would be both easier and neater.
Have looked at this thread but still can't work it out or sure if it is possible:
nice one! i really like the lighting in the first shot.
could you please outline how you set up your light? i am working on a similar scene
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