This page gives information on the Subsurface Scattering Render Element.
||Render Setup window|| > Render Elements tab > Add button > VRaySSS2
This render element is enabled through the Render Elements tab of the Render Setup window in 3ds Max and displays its parameters in a rollout at the bottom of the window:
vrayVFB – When enabled, the render element appears in the V-Ray Virtual Frame Buffer.
deep output – Specifies whether to include this render element in deep images.
color mapping – Applies the color mapping options specified in the Color mapping rollout of the V-Ray tab in the Render Setup window to this render element. This option is enabled by default.
multiplier – Sets the overall intensity of the render element, where 1.0 is the standard multiplier.
denoise – Specifies whether to denoise this render element.
The Subsurface Scattering Render Element is useful for changing the appearance of SSS2 elements after rendering in a compositing or image editing software. Below is an example of its use.
The VRaySSS2 Render Element is added to the Beauty render to form the final image.