Free Water Normal Maps by Trompe Loeil

Free Water Normal Maps by Trompe Loeil

A few weeks ago I blogged a water tutorial that required you guys to download the Flood plugin for photoshop. Today I’m blogging a tutorial that will let you play with water inworld, instead of photoshop.

The talented and very generous Cory Edo of Trompe Loeil has released 10 water normal maps for free which you can use to play around with inworld.

I decided to make a quick video to show you guys how I used them for the image in this post. It’s so simple and I’m sure will improve our inworld water pictures tremendously. Here’s the link to the video on youtube, and I’m also embedding it below:

You can pick up the water normal maps on marketplace for free. And here are some links to Trompe Loeil in case you’d like to stalk Cory:
> Trompe Loeil Blog
> Trompe Loeil Facebook
> Trompe Loeil Twitter
> Trompe Loeil Tumblr
> Trompe Loeil Pinterest
> Trompe Loeil Plurk
> Trompe Loeil Marketplace Store
> Trompe Loeil MainStore

» You can view all of my current tutorials on my tutorials page.

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Water: Trompe Loeil – Water Normal Maps by Cory Edo (FREE)

13 thoughts on “Free Water Normal Maps by Trompe Loeil

  1. Thank you Berry, always bringing us grest tips :))

  2. Great*

  3. Can I make a request for a Rain Tutorial when you return from vacation. It seems all of the great rainy sims have all closed but tips for creating rain in Photoshop would be great as well.

    Have a great vacation Berry, you’ve earned it! :)

  4. […] Free water normal maps to enhance your Second Life water inworld.  […]

  5. Thanks Berry. They look really nice!

  6. You’re very welcome guys, hope you’re having fun with them! :D

    Silver, I actually use whenever I want to add rain in my pictures. They have it under the water menu. Here’s a quick edit I did adding rain to the pic in this post:
    It’s very easy to use. Hope that helps you out!

  7. Looks like Berry caught inspiration away from the bustle. You post more and your pics are peaceful :)
    Great post, keep going ♥

  8. awesome… kudos (and edos) to cory too!

  9. […] hat Strawberry Singh in einem Blogpost gezeigt, wie man 10 kostenlose Normal Maps von SL-Designerin Cory Edo (Trompe Loeil) für […]

  10. […] a Second Life specific link, I want to point out something Berry has already trumped me by mentioning↑. Cory Edo of Trompe Loeil has released 10 free water normal […]

  11. […] coming to this via a pointer from Honour, which directed me to Strawberry’s blog entry on the […]

  12. […] case you haven’t seen a link to this article yet, or actually been to the original, rush off to Berry Singh’s article on a new goodie from Cory Edo.  Cory has released, through Trompe Loeil on the Marketplace, a set of normal maps for use in […]

  13. INSLEE!! This has delieitnfy made my last hour at work this week a better one! It’s a great reflection of the photo, and in fact, I think the pose looks better to the left! Hehe ;o)Great painting! I will definitely be twirling out the office this eve!! Have a great day!! x

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